The Rector

Our Vicar, Rev'd Dr James Bruce, is the Transitional Team Rector for the Cartmel Team Ministry.   He is also Priest in Charge of the Leven Valley Churches which include St Anne's Haverthwaite, St Mary's Staveley and St Peter's Finsthwaite.

Jim has taken up his post and is currently travelling around the 10 churches to get to know them and find out what they want and need

You can reach Jim through the contact box on our contact page


Mr Julius Barratt

Mr David Birchall

Parochial Church Council

Hon Secretary:     Vacant

Hon Treasurer:     Mrs Lisa Thurlow

Council Members:

Mrs Dale Hobson

Mr Simon Hobson

Mrs Lynda Middlehurst

Mrs Margaret Whiteside

Mrs Sue Sanderson

Social Committee

Chair:   Mrs Celia Birchall

Mrs Dale Hobson

Mrs Lynda Middlehurst

Mrs Margaret Whiteside

Mrs Joan Early

Mrs Margaret Lodge

The Work of The Social Committee

The Social Committee looks after all the fund raising events and pastoral community interaction with events and group activities.  Chaired by Celia Birchall who can be reached through our contact page the Social Committee is looking for more members and those who would like to set up community projects and groups using the church members to help you.

Past Projects include:

  • McMillan Nurses Coffee Mornings
  • Funding for the Scout Group
  • Funding for the Floods on the West Coast and Cockermouth
  • Church Hall Repairs
  • Gardening Equipment for Church Yard and Cemetery
  • Various Charities