Meet the parish team

Rev’d Alan Saunders


Alan rejoined St. Peter’s in September 2022, having previously served here as a curate in the mid-2010’s. As Vicar, he has overall responsibility for the parish, and he is currently settling in, meeting old friends and new.

Sam Wolstencroft

CAP Centre Manager

Our CAP office has been running for 12 years and Sam has worked as our CAP Manager (Christians Against Poverty) having previously been our Debt coach. She works with clients and coordinates our team of support workers.

Amanda Blease

Parish Business Manager

A member of St. Peter’s Church, Amanda joined our staff team in September 2009. Amanda’s responsibility is day to day administration for both the work of the parish as a whole, St. Peter’s Church and the Parish Centre. 

Elian Winstanley


Elian has been a member of St. Peter’s since 1987 and was elected  Churchwarden in 2018. He’s also our resident “techie” and is heavily involved in developing our AV support and live-streaming. 

Phil Weaver


Phil has been a member of St. Peter’s since 2004 and was elected Warden in 2021. Previously to this, he served as our Treasurer. Another of Phil’s duties is that of Gift Aid Secretary. Phil also volunteers at Urban Outreach and serves on our Welcome Team.