Who’s Who

Simon Gales


Simon is married, with two children. He has been the vicar at St Johns since 1997, having previously been a curate in Carlisle. Before ordination, he was a Civil Engineer, working on construction sites and in a design office for about 10 years. Having been born and bred in Cheshire, he and the family enjoy living in Wilmslow and being involved in the local community.

Contact: St Johns Vicarage, 137 Knutsford Road, Wilmslow SK9 6EL / 01625 583251

Gareth Crispin

Youth, Children & Families Minister

Gareth is married to Sarah with three young children, Ben, Tom and Luke. They moved to Wilmslow in 2010, from London, where Gareth was working in a similar capacity in a Baptist Church. Prior to life with small children and training for Youth & Children’s Ministry, both Gareth and Sarah worked in finance jobs in London. Gareth has come to St. John’s with a passion to see whole families become friends with God and to become more like Jesus.

Ian Lawrence


Althea Wilkinson


Cynthia Adams

Assistant Churchwarden

Richard Van den Broek

Ministry Trainee

Chris Stubbs

PCC Treasurer

Ann Vaughan

Church Office

Didge Stubbs

Pastoral Care Coordinator

Roger Bagguley

Child Protection Officer