About us

Vicar: The Revd Alice Whalley

Mthr Alice was licensed as Vicar of St John’s by the Bishop of Stepney on 4th September 2018. You can read more about her here.

Mthr Alice can be reached by phone (020 8809 6111) or by email

Churchwardens: Sebastian Conolly & Michael Christian

Michael and Sebastian are our elected churchwardens.  They support the parish priest in promoting the mission and ministry of the parish and are the official representatives of the laity. 

Lay Reader: Alan Murray

As a Lay Reader, Alan shares in the preaching, liturgical and pastoral ministry of the church. 

Pastoral Assistant and Church Safeguarding Officer: Beryl Warren 

Beryl (left in picture) is a Tertiary Franciscan and takes the lead in a lot of our prayer ministry at St John’s. As well as being PCC Secretary, Beryl is also our Church Safeguarding Officer. She can be contacted if you have any concerns about safeguarding in the church on:
safeguarding@sjebp.com or on 07900 991774.

Children’s Champion: Denise James

Denise (right in picture) is our Children’s Champion. She speaks up for children and youth at our PCC. She can be contacted via the Vicarage: 020 8809 6111