Meet the team

Our Vicar is Richard Walker and he joined St Mary’s with Holy Apostles in 2017. After a career in Yorkshire Water, Richard trained for ordination at Durham and became the Curate here at St.Mary’s with Holy Apostles’. Since then he served as a Vicar near the Humber Bridge and then moved on to be a Training Officer for Diocese alongside being a Vicar in Beverley.


Our Curates are Revd Pam Jennings,                  Revd John Wells was recently
who has particular responsibility              ordained as Deacon and continues his
for our ministry to the Old Town            responsibility for Christian discipleship
in Scarborough.                                                   within the church.

and Revd Dr Arleen Ingham who we welcomed to our church in July 2018 as our Curate.

Our part-time Administrator, Ian Shimmin,  works at Parish House, in Castle Road, from 9.00 am. to 1.00 pm., Mondays to Thursdays.

Our Church Organist is Graham Brownridge and he leads the choir at St Mary’s too.

Our part-time Verger, Tommy Kinsella makes sure that everything is in place for our services at St Mary’s.

You can contact all the above via the details on our contact us page