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Vicar - Richard Walker


Richard has lived in the Leeds & Bradford area for most of his life and before being ordained worked in industrial marketing. He is married to Andrea and they have two children, Daniel and Ben. In his spare time he enjoys cooking and eating curries, drinking red wine and spending time with his family. He has been vicar of St. John's since 2004.

Who's Who at St. John's?

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Curate - Beverley Sproats


Originally from sunny Jersey, Beverley came to the mainland to study. After working in the oil industry, marketing and managing a Christian bookshop, she spent several years as a stay-at-home mum. Beverley is married to Graeme and they have three children. She trained at Ridley Hall in Cambridge and was ordained in 2013. Beverley has a passion for running and musical theatre with Michael Ball a particular favourite.

Admininstrator - Liz Keefe


Liz will be your first point of contact if you ring the church office. She has been a member of St. John's for a couple of years. She's Married to Tim and they have a daughter, Anita. Liz loves playing and singing in the worship band.

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