Our People

Fr. John Martin

Fr. John Martin

Parish Priest

I’m John, Parish Priest of this wonderful Parish of The Divine Infant of Prague and Our Lady of Perpetual Succour.

Canon Anthony Dolan

Canon Anthony Dolan

Retired Priest

I was born, brought up and ordained in Our Lady’s Parish. On my retirement from parish ministry in 2015, I returned to my roots.

Stefanie Neumann

Stefanie Neumann

Parish Secretary

I am the Parish Secretary and help Fr. John in his daily work.

Rev. Martyn Swaby

Rev. Martyn Swaby

Deacon

Hi, my Name is Martyn Swaby and I am the permanent Deacon here at Our Lady’s Parish. I also work full time as a Mental Health chaplain employed by the NHS. My aim is to support, as best I can, my parish priest and all our parishioners in both their spiritual and human needs.

John Staniland

John Staniland

Sacristy

The role of the sacristan is to ensure the availability and safe-keeping of vestments, altar linen, vessels and other requirements (eg hosts, wine etc) for use in the celebration of the liturgy. The role also entails preparing the sanctuary for such celebrations and tidying afterwards.

Diane Williams

Diane Williams

Formation Administrator

I prepare the Financial Annual Return to the Diocese plus collate and submit Gift Aid. I am on other rotas.