The Parish Church of St Laurence, Alvechurch

Who's Who?

RECTOR: Revd Richard Bubbers

Revd Richard Bubbers is the Rector of St Laurence, Alvechurch and Workplace Chaplain, Faith at Work in Worcestershire.

He was officially licensed to these posts at a service in St Laurence on Thursday February 12th 2015 conducted by The Bishop of Dudley, Rt Revd Graham Usher.

Richard was previously the Assistant Curate within the Ipsley Team in Redditch. He is married to Sally, a sensorimotor psychotherapist, and they have four grown-up sons. Prior to ordination, Richard was senior partner in a firm of solicitors in Hertfordshire, and practised as a civil litigation and family solicitor.

Richard Bubbers


Who's Who Dick Russell

Mr Richard (Dick) Otford Russell


First licensed as a Reader in this parish in 1962; retired Headteacher; special interests: overseas links with our twinned church in Arequipa, Peru; education; choral and instrumental music; and retired-teacher welfare.

Sue 1

Ms Sue Phillips Wardle

Sue was licensed as a Reader in 2009. A graduate in psychology, she has worked for large national organizations on management training and consultancy. She has a special interest in Church Home Groups and ways to encourage and utilize people's skills and talents in the service of Christ. She has visited Peru and is a member of the church's Peru Missionary Committee.



Graham Clark

Mr Graham Clark

Appointed Churchwarden in 2009. Retired General Manager of a local charity 'Where Next?" that provides supported employment, work experience and training to people disadvantaged by learning difficulties or other special needs.

Church Home Group Leader.

Michael Fletcher

Mr Michael Fletcher

Appointed Churchwarden in 2008. Retired
self-employed transport glazing specialist whose leisure interests include acting and leading a young people's drama group.

Enid Brumsen

Mrs Enid Brumsen

Former PCC Secretary

PCC Secretary from 2011 to 2015 after she admitted to a love of the English language and a school teacher's eye for spotting spelling mistakes. A member of the Worship Sub-committee, a former Middle School Governor and both a lesson reader and intercessor at the Parish Eucharist.

Ian Price


Mr Ian Price

Ian starting at The Ark/St Laurence Church in September 2010. Ian also puts together the parish magazine - The Grapevine.

Contact Ian at The Ark from -,
telephone 0121 447 7955
or Email [email protected]

You are viewing the text version of this site.

To view the full version please install the Adobe Flash Player and ensure your web browser has JavaScript enabled.

Need help? check the requirements page.

Get Flash Player