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New Vicar for St Nicholas Church

Martin Hancock was be licensed as the part–time Vicar of St Nicholas Church, Whitchurch on Monday 15th October at 7.30pm and has commenced his duties within the Parish.

Martin comes to Whitchurch and Hengrove after 8 years as Vicar of Old Hill in the Black Country. Prior to that he served his curacy in Bedford.

Before going into the ministry he worked for Coca–Cola and Schweppes in their Head Office in Uxbridge. Martin is married to Joanna, they have 3 grown up children, and one grandson Joshua. Away from work Martin is interested in most sports, Joanna says obsessed!!

Martin has played, Cricket, Football, Snooker and Golf, but these days age has taken it’s toll, and it’s only golf now. Martin looks forward to meeting and serving many of you in the coming years and can be contacted on 01275 892469.