Vicar - vacant

Following the appointment of The Revd Simon Harvey to the town centre parish of Bury St Edmunds, St Mary’s is now in vacancy.

The churchwardens assume responsibility for the running of the parish, with the support of the area dean and acting Bishop of Stepney.

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Caroline Shuttleworth - Curate

Caroline trained at St Mellitus College before joining St Mary's for a three-year curacy in July 2016. She has extensive experience, including work at the Westminster Pastoral Foundation, training therapists.

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Rebecca Fajebe joined us in August 2018 as Youth and Children's Minister.

Rebecca is working with our team of volunteer children's and youth leaders to develop our ministry in this vital area. She brings substantial experience to the role and says, "I'm very excited to be joining St Mary's. It's a blessing to be here"

Rebecca may be contacted on 07957 222079 and at

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Jakub Tomasek - Music Worship Leader

Jakub studied Conducting and Composing at the Prague Conservatoire before joining St Mary’s in October 2016. He is responsible for directing the choir and leading the contemporary band at our Sunday morning services. Jakub also leads a choir of six and seven year old children at St Mary’s Primary School.

Besides his ministry at St Mary’s, Jakub is studying Philosophy at University College London.

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Imogen Erskine - Office Manager

Before joining the team at St Mary’s in 2017, Imogen worked in public relations for over twelve years.

Imogen has been a friend of St Mary’s for over five years, and part of our flower arranging team for most of that time. In any spare time that her two young children allow her, Imogen is a avid cook, restaurant and theatre goer.