Transforming the communities of Essex & East London through Christ’s presence

    Federation of Catholic Priests

    Diocesan Secretary: Revd John Corbyn

    The House, The Street, Bradwell, Braintree, CM7 8EL

    Phone: 01376 562398

    Fellowship for Parish Evangelism


    Lynne Mills

    Phone: 01922 415050 or 07751 187446

    Fellowship of St Alban and St Sergius

    An unofficial body, which fosters friendship and understanding between Western and Eastern Christians.

    General Secretary: Revd Stephen Platt

    1 Canterbury Road, Oxford OX2 6LU Phone: 01865 552991 

    Local representative: Revd Dr John Turner

    Merrywood, 25 Fourth Avenue, Frinton-on-Sea CO13 9DU Phone: 01255 677554

    Forward in Faith

    2A The Cloisters, Gordon Square, London WC1H OAG

    Phone: 020 7388 3588   Fax: 020 7387 3539



    National Director: Stephen Parkinson

    Diocesan Chairman: Miss Sue Miell

    182 Coventry Road, Ilford IG1 4RG

    Phone: 020 8554 3915

    Friends of Chelmsford Cathedral

    Hon Secretary: Mrs Jackie Dryhurst

    Hon Treasurer: Dr Norman Slark

    75 Maltese Road, Chelmsford CM1 2PB  Phone: 01245 251498

    Friends of Essex Churches Trust


    Hon Secretary: Keith Gardner

    Pink Cottage, Curtis Mill Green, Stapleford Tawney, RM4 1RT

    Phone: 01708 688576   Email:

    Grants: John Bloomfield JP

    39 Lake Rise, Romford RM1 4DZ

    Phone: 01708 745273   Email:

    Friends of Pleshey (The Diocesan House of Retreat)

    Chairman: Mrs Vicky Thomas

    Phone: 01245 223833 

    Secretary: Mrs Mary Love

    Phone: 01277 363694 

    Treasurer: Brian Thomas

    Phone: 01245 223833