The Anglican and Methodist Church of St Matthew Rastrick

Meet the Church Officers

Reverend Marion Russell Revd. Marion Russell, Vicar of Rastrick and Authorised Methodist Presbyter






email Marion      Telephone 01484 713386







Reverend Stephen Hannam

Revd. Stephen Hannam, Honorary Assistant Priest




email stephen       Telephone 01484 716053





Derek Hansord, ChurchwardenChurchwarden Derek Hansord

Originally from Lincolnshire, Derek was married in St Matthew’s Church. He has lived in West Yorkshire for 46 years, the last 38 years in Rastrick. His interests include keeping up with the family, being involved with the life of the church, travel, DIY, and model railway.


 email Derek              Telephone 01484 711727


  Margaret Brown     Churchwarden Margaret Brown

email Margaret       Telephone 01484 714533



John Mothersdale, Lay Reader and Methodist Steward

Lay Reader     John Mothersdale

Originally from the West Midlands, John has lived in Rastrick for over 40 years.  He has been a Licenced Lay Reader at St Matthew's since 1982.  His interests include keeping up with family, travelling, walking and following football, as well as being involved in various aspects of life at St Matthew's.

email John            Telephone 01484 716092


   Lay Reader    Glenn TattonGlenn

 Glenn has lived in Rastrick for over 16 years.  He enjoys walking, reading and music.


email Glenn             Telephone 01484 710459




Judith      Senior Methodist Steward      Judith Kay

  email   Judith          Telephone 01484 713929


Parish Centre Managers      Geoff Senior  and Brian Spence

email Geoff     Telephone 01484  722091       Mobile 07510 137 580


Treasurer and Parish Centre Booking Manager      No GDPR Consent

email  not available    Telephone  not available


Richard Kay, Churchwarden

Secretary to the Church Council   and Webmaster  Richard Kay

 A retired Chartered Civil Engineer, Richard has lived in Rastrick all his life, joining the former Crowtrees Methodist Church in 1987. He served as churchwarden from 2008 until 2015. Interests: gardening, bridges, Norway, the Northern Isles and Iceland, currently learning Icelandic on-line.


  email Richard      Telephone 07463 224 131 or 01484 713929