Area Partnerships

east-anglia-map-thumbWho's in your Area Partnership?

Local URC inter-church fellowship and decision-making are fostered through the Area Partnerships. Within the Eastern Synod, there is also one United URC/Methodist Area Council.

Download: Area Partnerships definition and function and APPA role

Download: Map

Download: Area Partnership list (alphabetical within AP: church numbers showing)

Website:   Find a church on the URC website 

Download:  Lay People Authorised to Preside at the Sacraments

Area Partnerships

Pastoral Advocates

Cambridge Area Partnership - 7XPA

Revd Dr Catherine Ball
Revd Deborah McVey
Mr Richard Lewney
M&M: Ms Alison Jiggins

South Suffolk Area Partnership - 7XPK

Revd Elaine Colechin
Revd David Rees
Revd Bryn Rickards
M&M: Mr Ronnie Howson, Mrs Ailsa Denton

Colchester & Tendring Area Partnership 7XPD

Ms Kate Collins
Mrs Hazel McLaughlin
M&M:  Mr Michael Howard

Mid Essex Area Partnership - 7XPC

Mr Trevor Andrews
Mrs Jean McAslan
M&M: Mr John Tyler

Norfolk & Waveney Area Partnership - 7XPF

Revd Julian Sanders
M&M: Keir Hounsome

South Essex Area Partnership - 7XPL

Mrs Monica Penny
M&M: Mr Alan Clifton

Ecumenical Area (HAEBEA) - 7F00
Hertfordshire and Essex Border Ecumenical Area

Revd Kathryn Taylor
M&M: Mr Michael Beccato-Fischer

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