Annual Parochial Church Meeting

The next Annual Parochial Church Meeting will be held online at 7.30pm on Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

St Robert’s ANNUAL PARISH MEETING and the ANNUAL PAROCHIAL CHURCH MEETING (APCM) were last held held during the morning service at 9.15am on Sunday April 28th, 2019

Two nominations were received for candidates to be elected as Churchwarden, and, consequently, at the Parish Meeting, Ted Collings (for the third time)  and Peter Stretton (for the first time) were elected, unopposed, to serve for the following year.  Thanks and a presentation were given to Ann Howard who had served as Churchwarden for the past five years.

Churchwardens become ex-officio members of the PCC

Three members of the PCC reached the end of their current three year term of office;  Nomination for re-election to a second three-year term was received for Sarah Downham and nominations for election to a first term of three years were received for Sophie Shand and Liz Wild.  There being no further nominations, these three were elected unopposed at the APCM.

Click here for a summary of the responsibilities and objectives of the PCC and a list of St Robert’s PCC members following the APCM

The Annual Report for 2018, and other reports covering fabric, electoral roll and Deanery Synod, were presented by John Smith; the Financial Statements for 2018 were received by the meeting and a vote of thanks recorded for Anita Hawker our Treasurer and the external examiner – John Littlewood – who is standing down this year and whose successor will be appointed by the PCC  in due course.  The appointment of sidespersons for 2019/20 was also confirmed. Click here for details of the proceedings and finances