Who’s Who

Vacant position for Priest-in-charge

Rev. – Priest-in-charge

?? can be seen out and about around the parish of St Columba Darlington, the Parish extends between the main railway line (Eastern border) and the river Skerne (Western border) from where they cross near (north) and Croft (south)

Enquiries about St Columba’s church please click ‘Contact Us’ above

any general enquiries please email us – cliftoncolumba [at] gmail [dot] com

 Rev Sue Bell – Volunteer Priest (not available at present)


We are lucky to have Sue, who is qualified as a Priest which means that she can assist and take on every duty that a Priest-in-charge or a Vicar does. (Sue is non-stipendiary, so she does not receive any remuneration for her services)

Helen Cowen, PCC secretary & Junior Church Leader


Alongside her job as a busy mum and Nanna, Helen is the PCC secretary and helps to run our Junior church.


Maureen Pressley – Church Warden


 Another busy Mum and grandmother and active volunteer in the Church and Centre


Susan Degnan – Volunteer – bookings – treasurer of the Clifton Community Centre

Susan is involved in many aspects of church life and is a volunteer for the Clifton Centre, as the Bookings secretary and treasurer.

Ethel Moore – Verger and longest member of St Columba’s Church

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