Who we are

St Edmundsbury and Ipswich Diocese is divided into three areas - Ipswich, North Suffolk and Sudbury - and each area has a number of deaneries as follows:

  • Ipswich Area - Bosmere, Colneys, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Samford, Stowmarket and Woodbridge.
  • North Suffolk Area - Halesworth, Hartismere & Hoxne, Ixworth, Loes, Saxmundham and Waveney & Blyth.
  • Sudbury Area - Clare, Lavenham, Mildenhall, Samford, Sudbury and Thingoe.

Our Diocese is led by a dedicated team of officers and trustees:

  • Diocesan President - Christine Ward

    Diocesan President - Christine Ward
  • Diocesan Vice-President - Cathie McGregor

    Diocesan Vice-President - Cathie McGregor
  • Diocesan Treasurer - Keith Foulds

    Diocesan Treasurer - Keith Foulds
  • Chaplain - Revd Stuart Mitchell

    Chaplain - Revd Stuart Mitchell
  • Action & Outreach Co-ordinator - Sandra Griffiths

    Action & Outreach Co-ordinator - Sandra Griffiths
  • Faith and Policy rep - Linda Ginn

    Faith and Policy rep - Linda Ginn
  • AFIA Co-ordinator - Beryl Mee

    AFIA Co-ordinator - Beryl Mee
  • Social Policy rep - Clare Thomas

    Social Policy rep - Clare Thomas
  • Diocesan Members Co-ordinator - Chris Mitchell

    Diocesan Members Co-ordinator - Chris Mitchell
  • Indoor Members Correspondent - Monica Twaits

    Indoor Members Correspondent - Monica Twaits
  • North Suffolk Area rep - Anna Vessey

    North Suffolk Area rep - Anna Vessey
  • Minutes Secretary - Linda Robinson

    Minutes Secretary - Linda Robinson