Who's Who at Christ Church

Supporting and helping to lead the church in mission and ministry are several full-time or part-time staff, as well as our churchwardens and lay readers.

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Sheila Blake



Sheila became a churchwarden in 2016, and is often to be seen around the building at different services and events.


Keith Wiseman



Keith has been part of Christ Church for many years, and is involved in music ministry, particularly at the 9.00am and 6.30pm services. He took on the role of churchwarden in 2019.

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Rev Chris Edwards


Chris joined us as our curate (a trainee assistant minister) in summer 2018, along with his wife Karen and their two children.

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Cath Hawes

Children's Outreach Worker


Cath has been part of the Church family for over 10 years and joined the Team in September 2019.  She works with children and young people, local schools and helps facilitate Sunday School groups at Christ Church.  If you would like to find out about our children’s work please contact Cath: cath@cclh.org.uk.


Irini Critoph

Church Administrator


Irini has been a member of Christ Church for 14 years and joined the staff team in 2016. If you'd like to know any more about the life of the Church please do get in touch.

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Nick Alexander



Nick recently celebrated his 50th year of being a Reader. Over this time he has enjoyed experiencing a variety of churches around the world, as well as serving here at Christ Church.


Louis Spring



As one of our Readers, Louis leads services and preaches from time to time, alongside his 'day job' as a university lecturer.