Proposals affecting the benefices of The Waterside Parishes of Hambleton, Out Rawcliffe and Preesall; and Stalmine Saint James with Pilling Saint John the Baptist

Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation affecting benefices of The Waterside Parishes of Hambleton, Out Rawcliffe and Preesall; and Stalmine Saint James with Pilling Saint John the Baptist in the Diocese of Blackburn

The proposals provide for the termination of the plurality and group ministry established for the two benefices, and for the benefices to be united.

Anyone may make representations (formal comments) for or against the draft scheme.

In order to be considered by the Commissioners, comments must be submitted in writing, either by post or electronically. You can do this in one of two ways:

  1. Email us using the form below, using "I would like to make a Representation". 
  2. Write to: Katie Lowe, Pastoral Division, Church Commissioners, Great Smith St, London, SW1P 3AZ

Any representations must be received not later than Monday 9th December 2019. Any representation should include your reasons for your comments. 

All correspondence received by the Commissioners will be treated as public correspondence.

If you have any queries about this draft scheme, please contact us using the form below using "I have a query about a draft scheme". 

To find out more, please read our leaflet "Your Views Count"