There are two annual meetings which normally must held before the end of April each year
A Meeting of the Parishioners to Elect Churchwardens
All those on the church or civic electoral roll may vote in the election of churchwardens. Churchwardens are elected for a one year term and may serve for a maximum of 6 sequential terms.
The Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM)
Those on the church electoral roll only may vote at the APCM – election of PCC members & Deanery Synod representatives.
PCC members and Deanery Synod representatives are elected for a 3-year term and may stand for re-election once their term is complete.
2021 ANNUAL MEETINGS
The 2021 Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) and Meeting of the Parishioners to Elect Churchwardens took place on Sunday 11th April 2021 in St Mary’s Church and via Zoom.
The formal notice of meetings had been displayed in church and on the website since 8th March 2021. Nomination and electoral roll application forms were available form PCC and via the website. The St Mary’s 2020 Annual Report and Account were circulated with the April 2021 Newsletter and via the link below
Churchwardens: David Pickavance and Vas Mowat were re-elected as churchwardens for the forthcoming year.
PCC: Four PCC members were re-elected this year for a 3-year term. Current elected PCC members are:- Anne Carter, Carole Coram, Michelle Jazrawi and Kate Merrell (all elected 2019); – Ian Carter, Marilyn Rolin, Sammy Riley and David Riley (elected 2021). There are 4 =vacancies on PCC
Independent Examiner: Barry Priest was re-appointed .
Deanery Synod representative: Ian Carter was elected as Deanery Synod representative.
Electoral Roll: There are currently 116 persons on roll of whom 20 reside outside of the Parish.
2021 NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETINGS
The 2021 Meeting of the Parishioners to Elect Churchwardens and APCM will be held on Sunday 11th April 2021
at 12 noon both in church (if possible) and via Zoom
Formal notices of meetings and of electoral roll revision are displayed on the church noticeboards and here below.
The 2020 Annual Report and Accounts are being circulated with the April 2021 Newsletter and are also available to download from this page.
There are currently vacancies for PCC (8 vacancies) and Deanery Synod representative (2 vacancies). Please chat to any PCC member if you think you might be interested in one of these roles. Nomination forms are available to download below.
The Electoral Roll 2021 is published below. Please let us know if any corrections are needed.
Please note that new applications received after 20th March 2021, cannot be added before the APCM but will be considered by the PCC at their April meeting.
Please return all completed nomination forms and electoral roll application forms to our PCC secretary firstname.lastname@example.org