Bideford Catholic Churches

Pastoral Parish Council

Pastoral Parish Council

The Pastoral Parish Council are a group of people who meet regularly to discuss the many aspects of church life.

The members of the 2016 Parish Council are:

Parish Priest:

Rev. Fr. Ralph Candy

Chairman (PLG nominated):

Sheila Mitchell

Safeguarding Officers (ex officio):

Hilary Veale


Yvonne Watson

Finance Officer (ex officio):

Rod Clemenson

Buildings/Maintenance (ex officio):

Peter Stanton

Parish Groups: (Catenians nominated)

David Green

Bideford Members (elected):

Josi Macnamara


Jane Mills


George Caunt

Torrington Members (elected):

Dirk Frederik (Frits) Takken


Linda Escott



Minute Secretary:

Pat Cutting



Chart of the Parish Council Members, (Valid until 1st September 2016)

Click here to see the latest minutes and agenda of the Parish Council Meeting and the Parish In Council Meeting.