Chalke Valley Churches

Bringing God's kingdom ALIVE

Our Team

The Clergy Team:

Team Rector: Revd Catherine Blundell - 01722 780134 - Email

Team Rector Catherine Blundell

Catherine joined the Team in July 2015 and has particular responsibility for Broad Chalke, Berwick St John and Ebbesbourne Wake, Alvediston & Fifield Bavant churches. As Rector she also has responsibility for driving the development of the whole valley in our mission to serve God.

Catherine was previously Vicar of Winkfield and Cranbourne churches. She has been married to David for over 30 years and they have two children. Catherine can often be seen cycling around the valley and she also enjoys walking.

Team Vicar: The Revd Canon Jenny Taylor - 01722 503081 - email Jenney Taylor

Currently Jenny has responsibility for the Churches in Britford, Coombe Bissett & Homington and Bishopstone. Jenny also is responsible for the work and development of our LPAs.

Jenny was ordained in 2001 and worked at St Thomas’s, Salisbury until 2009 when she become an Associate Team Vicar in the Chalke Valley (which she adores!). Jenny was a teacher and for many years was Chaplain for Salisbury Cathedral School, retiring in 2013, when she joined our team as Team Vicar.

She also has a Diocesan role as Support Officer for Associate Priests in the Sarum Archdeaconry. In 2010 she gained an MA in Religion from Winchester University.

Jenny has been married to Geoff for over 30 years and they have two sons, and at the last count two grandchildren! When not in the Valley, Jenny reads copiously, cooks, watches television and falls asleep – not necessarily in that order!

Jenny became a non-residentiary Canon of Salisbury Cathedral in 2018.

Assistant Curate: The Revd Roger Leake 


Our Administrator                                                                                  Emily

Emily Broomhead


Emily works part time as Team Administrator for the Benefice. Her main responsibilities are managing communication and the organisation of Team wide activities. 

The R3vive Team:

The Wellspring Team:

  • Church Office
  • Byworth,
  • Meadow Close
  • Dinton, Salisbury
  • SP3 5HY

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