The Parochial Church Council (PCC) - constituted in accordance with the Church of England's national rules - is the body of trustees responsible for the operation of Christ Church within those national rules and, as a registered charity, within the requirements of the Charity Commission.
The PCC's current membership is set out below.
As necessary, it may be contacted via its Secretary, Jane Williams - email email@example.com
Clergy/Ministers (ex officio)
Vicar: The Revd Rosemary Donovan (in the Chair)
Associate Minister: The Revd Sue Curtis
Licensed Lay Minister/ Reader: Berwick Curtis
Churchwardens (ex officio - and lay Vice-Chairs)
Christ Church Members on the Deanery Synod (ex officio)
Other Members (as elected, for rolling three year terms, by the Annual Church Meeting)
Jane Williams (PCC Secretary)
The PCC is supported in its work by the following Committees. The Business & Resources Committee is made up entirely of PCC members. The remainder include both PCC members and others from the congregation with relevant expertise.
The Business & Resources Committee (chaired as for the PCC) which: ensures that appropriate preparations are made to enable the PCC’s consideration of agenda items to be informed and productive; co-ordinates the work of the expert Finance and Premises Groups; and is empowered to act on the PCC’s behalf on particularly urgent matters.
The Finance Committee which assists the PCC on finance matters, in particular on using our financial resources to best effect.
The Premises Committee (chaired by Andy Hards) which assists the PCC in securing the cost-effective maintenance of the church’s structure and fabric.
The Missions Committee (Greg Edwards) which oversees the operation of the “championship” arrangements and various other mission activities.