Proposals affecting the benefices of Beckington with Standerwick with Berkley, Rodden, Lullington and Orchardleigh; and Saint Katharine, Woodlands in the diocese of Bath and Wells

The draft Scheme provides for the proposed union of benefices (their constituent parishes to remain distinct), the designation of the first incumbent and associated matters. 

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

This consultation closes on Monday 15th July 2024.


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:

Email us using the form below, using "I would like to make a Representation". 

Write to: Matthew Crowe, Pastoral Division, Church Commissioners, Great Smith St, London, SW1P 3AZ

The Pastoral and Closed Churches Team primarily work remotely, so please note:
•    the best way to reach us quickly is via telephone or e-mail
•    that it would be helpful if any correspondence is sent electronically 
•    if you need to send hard copy post to Church House please confirm via email so we can make sure it is processed in a timely manner

Any representations must be received not later than Monday 15th July 2024. 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"