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The Clergy Team at the Dog, Halstead
The Clergy Team

We are very fortunate in our team of dedicated clergy.

They all work hard to bring the word of God to their parishioners and in developing Christian leaders for the various groups and activities that take place in each town and village.

Left to right:
Clifford Norris, Vivien Brooks, Mike Bursell, John Blore, James Ridge (now ordained and moved Parish), Geoff Bayliss,

The clergy also work well together as a team where their friendship and unity is obvious and very welcome.

Contact details for each of the Clergy is below:
Revd. John Blore

Vicar of Halstead and Team Rector

The Vicarage
Parsonage Street

Tel: 01787 472 171


John Blore
Vivien Brooks
Revd. Vivien Brooks

Vicar of Earls Colne, White Colne and Colne Engaine

The Rectory
5 Shut Lane
Earls Colne

Tel: 01787 220 347

Revd. Geoff Bayliss

Vicar of Gosfield and Greenstead Green

The Vicarage
Church Road

Tel: 01787 273434

Geoff Bayliss at a recent Parish Day
Geoff Bayliss enjoying cooking!
Mike Bursell
Revd. Mike Bursell

Team Priest based at Halstead

Tel: 07971 926937
Revd. Sally Lodge

Team Curate based at Halstead

Tel: 01787 475528

Sally Lodge
Clifford and Ann Norris
Revd. Clifford Norris

Retired Vicar living in Earls Colne, pictured with his wife Ann.

Tel: 01787 222 015