The care and protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults involved in church activities is the responsibility of the whole church and everyone who participates in the life of the church has a role to play in promoting a Safer Church for all.  To find out more, please speak to one of the ministers, or visit

For Baptisms, Marriages, Funerals and pastoral issues, please contact either of the ministers below:


Christopher Childs

The Reverend Chris Childs
Chris is the Vicar of St Andrew’s Church, as well as being in charge of six other churches in the Combs and Finborough Benefice.

Address: Combs Rectory, 135 Poplar Hill, Stowmarket, IP14 2AY 

Telephone: 01449 673280



Reverend Canon Pauline Higham

Address: The Rectory, Woodlands Close, Onehouse, Stowmarket, IP14 3HL

Telephone: 01449 771791


Lay Elders

Lay Elders offer pastoral support

 Nigel Brown                                Telephone: 01449 675344 Email:
 Irene Bugg Telephone: 01449 616865 Email:
 Tony Bugg Telephone: 01449 616865  


 Paul Goodchild
Telephone: 07843509844   
 Nigel Brown
Telephone: 01449 675344

Church Secretary



Mr Andrew Robinson        Address: 30 Willow Close, Great Finborough IP14 3BF