Latchford Methodist Church, Warrington - Sankey Valley Circuit

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The Minister
Jackie's Monthly Letter
Archived Ministers letters
New Song
Connected Worship Conference
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Kids Connecting @ Latchford
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The Minister

This page gives us the opportunity to introduce the minister and church officials.

The Rev Jackie Bellfield has been the minister of Latchford since September 2007. In addition to Latchford, Jackie is also the minister of Bold Street Methodist Church, New Song Network Church and Rixton Methodist Church, maintains the circuit links with Ryfields and is the fresh expression missioner for the circuit.  Jackie trained for ministry at Manchester Hartley Victoria College and prior to becoming a Methodist Minister Jackie worked for the Department for Education and Skills. 

She has particular interest is discipleship, fresh expressions and worship and has led worship in many places across the world including Pakistan. Jackie is also develpoing work in on-line media especially podcasting.
Jackie is a governor of Thomas Boetler High School, member of Warrington MITE group (Mission in the Economy), Trustee of St.Rocco's, and the District CIty Centre Meeting. She also sits on the District Candidates Committee, District Probationers Committee and Sabbaticals Committee and is a Fresh Expression Associate Missioner. Jackie also regularly contributes to the Sunday morning service on BBC Radio Merseyside. 
Jackie writes frequently on her blog which can be found at


Church Officials

There are many amazing people that help this church function and develop. Julian Galsworthy is our church senior steward and Kathy Hilis is or treasurer ably supported by Julian and Margaret.

Jean Ormand is our wonderful caretaker and bookings person supported by Dot Hatch.
Wendy is our property steward supported by a team of folk who fix, maintain and develop the church.

Worship Leaders and Local Preachers

Our Sunday and mid week worship is currently facilitated by gifted and talented people.

Jayne Adamson
Geoff Dutton
Flo Harris
Kit Heald
Denise Kingsnorth
Barbara Miller
Amy Morey
Jean Ormand
Jane Otterson
Along with the new song breakfast band and our gifted organists

Feel free to come by and meet us!

Latchford Methodist Church, Thelwall lane, Latchford, Warrington WA4 1LH