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Last updated 27th July 2020

Preston

Welcome to the Diocesan website page for Preston Deanery, which covers the Preston City local authority, writes Rev Alastair McHaffie (pictured) the Area Dean. 

On this page is a map of the Deanery; key contacts; dates of forthcoming meetings and a variety of useful parish information, including parish spotlights. 

Map of Preston Deanery showing all of the parish boundaries on an Ordnance Survey background. 

Key contacts

  • Area Dean: Rev Canon Alistair McHaffie - mchaffie1957@googlemail.com
  • Lay Chair: Mrs Stephanie Rankin
  • Deanery Synod Secretary: Mr Ken Curphey

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic much of our 2020 programme for the Deanery had to be cancelled. Below are the planned meetings for the end of the year and a fuller programme for 2021 will be in place soon.

If any of the meetings below are held on Zoom, please use the link below:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/3805378038?pwd=dUNScU5EUjF0cW5xejQ2Y05vSVY0dz09


Deanery Chapter meetings (all at 1pm-2.30pm)

  • Wednesday 16 September at St Stephen's Preston (or on Zoom)
  • Thursday 19 November at Preston Minster (or on Zoom)

Deanery Synod

  • 7.30pm Wednesday 14 October at St Christopher, Lea (or on Zoom). Speakers: Bishop Philip North and Carolyn Barton - Vision 2026

Parish information

  • Parish map shows the parish boundary 
  • Parish spotlight brings together a range of information about parishes, both in terms of congregations, but also the wider community living in the area. Although this information dates from 2012 it is still a very useful tool, especially when creating a parish profile.
  • Parish dashboard provides information about attendance and occasional offices over a ten year period upto and including 2016.
  • Parish website, Facebook page, or 'A Church Near You' (ACNY) page
Parish name Parish map

Parish Spotlight/

Dashboard

Parish website/ 

Facebook

Ashton on Ribble St Andrew map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Ashton on Ribble St Michael and All Angels map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Broughton St John The Baptist map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Fulwood Christ Church map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Grimsargh St Michael map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Ingol St Margaret map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Lea St Christopher map

spotlight

dashboard

Facebook 
Longridge St Lawrence with St Paul map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Preston All Saints map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Preston Emmanuel map

spotlight

 

ACNY page
Preston St Cuthbert Fulwood map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Preston St John (The Minster) & St George map

spotlight (Minster)

spotlight

(St George)

dashboard

ACNY page (Minster)

ACNY page

(St George)

Preston St Stephen map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Preston The Risen Lord map

spotlight

dashboard

website
Ribbleton The Ascension and Ribbleton St Mary Magdalene map

spotlight

dashboard

website