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Get in touch

If you have any questions, or you would like to get in touch, then we would love to hear from you. Please see below for individual staff contact details

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Call us. 023 8027 1152

Email us. [email protected]

Office Address.
St Francis’ Church,
Pilgrims Close,
Valley Park,
Chandler’s Ford,
SO53 4ST

Meet the team

Our leadership team is made up of staff but mainly of volunteers, without whom we couldn't function!

Staff Team

The staff team are responsible for the day-to-day running of the church.

  • Rev’d Dr Sarah McClelland profile image

    Rev’d Dr Sarah McClelland

    Church of England Vicar and Lead Minister. Email: [email protected] Loves coffee and cake, back seat tandem riding and being in or on the sea!

  • Hannah Hiscock profile image

    Hannah Hiscock

    Children and Families Minister

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    Caroline James

    Church Administrator. Email: [email protected] Loves nature, wildlife photography and is happiest snorkelling on a coral reef.


We are the council team...

  • Fiona Grove profile image

    Fiona Grove

    Council member. Church Warden. loves coffee, cake, chatting and spending time with family and friends.

  • Brian King profile image

    Brian King

    Council member. CofE Rep. Has visited Antarctica on a number of occasions and makes the best crispy roast potatoes on the planet.

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    Andrew Grove

    Council member. Treasurer. Loves classic cars, motor sport and live music and has flown in a Spitfire!

  • Peter Rhodes profile image

    Peter Rhodes

    Council member. Church Warden. CofE Rep. Plays trombone in a ska/party band and enjoys kayaking round the Isle of Wight.

  • Caroline Gough profile image

    Caroline Gough

    Council member. Loves history and ancient places and her gorgeous dog Pepper who makes her laugh.

  • Stephen Williams profile image

    Stephen Williams

    Council member. CofE Rep. Is beginning to learn how to play golf.

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    Dunni Ajayi

    Council member

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    Katie Waterman

    Council member. Enjoys swimming, tennis, going for country walks, picnics and meeting up with friends and family.

  • Liz Frisby profile image

    Liz Frisby

    Council member. Loves yoga, a beautiful view and travelling in the UK or abroad.

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    Would you like to join our council team? Please contact us to find out more information.

  • Jonathan Estabrook profile image

    Jonathan Estabrook

    Council member. Enjoys cooking, hikes, traveling and DIY projects.

Ministry Heads

Those who lead our various ministries across the life of the church.

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    Fiona Grove

    Pastoral lead.

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But seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into exile, and pray to the Lord on its behalf, for in its welfare you will find your welfare.

Jeremiah 29:7

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