Church Hulme Parochial Church Council - (Holmes Chapel)

Parish Church of St Luke

PCC Contacts 2024-2025

Church Council: 2024-2025

Vicar and Chairman: Canon Rob McLaren (ex officio)

Churchwardens: Janet Chettle. Simon Kirkham (ex officio)

Assistants to Churchwardens:

Peter Cotton, Yvonne Janvier, Charlotte Webb

Secretary: Steve Smith

Treasurer: Trevor Jenkins


Elected Lay Members:

Gillian Brickwood
Rachel Copley
Peter Cotton
Timothy Fryer (Deanery Synod Rep.)
Stephen Haigh
William Hall
Yvonne Janvier
Trevor Jenkins
Wendy Macdonald
Katharine Pilcher
Alan Rickards
Barbara Smith (Deanery Synod Rep.)
Steve Smith
Charlotte Webb
Allan Whiston (Safeguarding Officer)

Church Officers: 2024-2025

Chairman: Canon Rob McLaren

Churchwardens: Janet Chettle, Simon Kirkham

Secretary: Steve Smith

Treasurer: Trevor Jenkins

Assistants to Churchwarden:

Peter Cotton, Yvonne Janvier, Charlotte Webb

Deanery Synod Representatives: Tim Fryer, Barbara Smith

Electoral Roll and Data Protection Officer: Steve Smith

Fire Safety Officer: Peter Cotton

Genesis Leaders: Charlotte Flower, Deborah Hinson, Stephanie Kirkham

Health and Safety Officer: Charlotte Webb

Parish Giving Officer: Jayne Weaver

Music Director: Wendy Macdonald

Safeguarding Officer: Allan Whiston


Geoff Bond, Glen Jackson, Sandra Jackson, Trevor Jenkins
John Land, Alan Lane, Anne Lane, John Oram, Jean Paton
Rod Pickles, Pat Pye, Lucy Suchland, David Thompson

PCC and the Charity Commission

  • St Luke’s PCC (the Church Council) – full title: The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Church Hulme – is a Charity registered with the Charity Commission under no. 1132587 with the postal address: St Luke’s Church Hall, Parkway, Holmes Chapel, CW4 7BA.
  • All members of the Church Council, both elected and ex officio, are also Trustees of the Charity. The Charity is required to file an Annual Report on behalf of the Trustees every year together with a copy of its examined financial statements.
  • You can see the entries for St Luke’s PCC on the Charity Commission’s public register here.

Steve Smith
St Luke’s Electoral Roll Officer and Charity Commission Contact

tel: 01477 571872  email:

PCC meeting minutes: from Jan 23

Church Electoral Roll – revision

The 2024 revision of the Church Electoral Roll was completed 0n 19th April 24 and is published on the church porch noticeboard and website on 21st April as a list of names for checking and information ready for the 2024 Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) at 10.45am in St Luke’s church (after a short service at 10.30am) on 5th May 24.   Only those on the Roll may vote or stand for election to the Church Council (PCC) at the APCM

Following the 2024 revision, there are 227 members on the Roll, after 19 new entries and 14 deletions.

Please contact me if you have any questions about membership of the Roll or let me know of corrections.

Steve Smith
Electoral Roll Officer
tel. 07801 621142 email:

Minutes of Church Annual Meetings

For minutes of earlier meetings, please contact the PCC Secretary,  Janet Chettle (Tel. HC 668604)

Churchyard Regulations 2007 (amended by PCC 2019)

– read as PDF

For applications for approval of memorials and other matters under these Regulations, please contact the Vicar, Canon Rob McLaren
tel. 01477 668695 or 07591 730255; e-mail: