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Team

Our leaders, trustees and staff

National and Assistant National Leaders

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Paul Harcourt

Paul is New Wine's National Leader. He is married to Becky and is Vicar of All Saints Woodford Wells.

Kate Wharton

Kate is an Assistant National Leader for New Wine. She is Vicar of St Bart’s Church in Roby, Liverpool.

Mark Aldridge

Mark Aldridge

Mark is an Assistant National Leader and Director of Church Leadership Development. He works with the Regional Directors to equip, encourage and enable leaders.

National Leadership Team

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Paul Harcourt

Paul is New Wine's National Leader. He is married to Becky and is Vicar of All Saints Woodford Wells.

Becky Harcourt

Becky leads All Saints’ Woodford Wells with her husband Paul. She has a particular interest in prayer ministry and inner healing.

Jules Morgan

Jules is Executive Director for New Wine. She leads the staff team and supports the National Leader by overseeing strategy and operations.

John McGinley

John is Vicar of Holy Trinity Church in Leicester, husband, dad and official dog walker of Monty the Springer Spaniel.

Kate Wharton

Kate is an Assistant National Leader for New Wine. She is Vicar of St Bart’s Church in Roby, Liverpool.

Ben Doolan

Ben is married to Ellie and leads St Thomas', a church in the centre of Newcastle.

Mark Aldridge

Mark Aldridge

Mark is an Assistant National Leader and Director of Church Leadership Development. He works with the Regional Directors to equip, encourage and enable leaders.

Rich Johnson

Rich Johnson

Rich is on the New Wine National Leadership Team and Vicar of All Saints Worcester, a city-centre 'resource church'.

Gareth Robinson

Gareth leads St Philips in Salford and oversees New Wine’s Church Pioneering & Planting Ministry.

Regional Directors

Rob Bewley

Rob is Regional Director for Midlands & East and Vicar and Mission Leader of the Church of Christ the King, Kettering.

John Hookway

John serves as Regional Director for London and East, as well as Vicar of Christ Church, a growing church in Ware.

Richard & Nicola Moy

Richard and Nicola are Regional Directors for our London & West region, and co-lead Christ Church W4.

L Maslen

Linda is New Wine's Regional Director for the North East and Yorkshire and Leader of Fountains Church Bradford.

Mark Aldridge

Mark Aldridge

Mark is an Assistant National Leader and Director of Church Leadership Development. He works with the Regional Directors to equip, encourage and enable leaders.

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Richard Pennystan

Richard serves as Chair of Regional Directors and Regional Director for the North West. He leads St Chad’s, Romiley and is Network Leader for South Manchester.

Paul Langham

Paul Langham

Paul is Regional Director for the South West and has been Vicar of Christ Church since 2010.

Heads of Ministry

Mark Aldridge

Mark Aldridge

Mark is an Assistant National Leader and Director of Church Leadership Development. He works with the Regional Directors to equip, encourage and enable leaders.

Rick Otto

Rick took over leadership of New Wine Children’s Ministry in 2015, having been part of the team for over five years.

Andy Jolley

Andy heads up New Wine’s Urban Ministry. He is Archdeacon of Bradford, having previously been a vicar in Birmingham.

Suzan Williams

Suzan heads up New Wine's Rural Ministry. She will be installed as Incumbent of three rural churches in Shropshire this February.

Jess Thompson

Jess is Head of Accessible Church Ministry. She is part of Woodlands Church in Bristol and also supports individuals with additional needs.

Chris Fox

Chris oversees New Wine’s Discipleship Year, which is for young people aged 18-24. He is an assistant pastor at St Paul’s Ealing.

Gareth Robinson

Gareth leads St Philips in Salford and oversees New Wine’s Church Pioneering & Planting Ministry.

Ben Doolan

Ben is married to Ellie and leads St Thomas', a church in the centre of Newcastle.

Katie Wade

Katie heads up New Wine’s Women’s Ministry. She will begin her curacy at Holy Trinity, Gee Cross in Tameside Summer 2021.

Chris Sayburn

Chris Sayburn

Chris is Head of Ministry for Worship and is a curate in Salford.

Tim Meathrel

Tim Meathrel

Tim is Head of Ministry for International. He is married to Kate and Vicar at Emmanuel Northwood.

Lee Kirkby

Lee is Head of Ministry for Youth (Luminosity) and Resourcing Minister for St Thomas’ church, which plants churches across Newcastle.

Ben Strain

Ben Strain

Ben is New Wine's Head of Ministry for Leaders in Training. He is currently a Pastor at St Paul's Ealing, London.

Trustees

John Coles

John is Chair of Trustees. He led New Wine from 2001-2014 and continues to be involved in teaching and training church leaders.

Jill Duff

Jill is Bishop of Lancaster and former Founding Director of St Mellitus College, North West.

Liz Fell

Liz is a Barrister working for the Crown Prosecution Service, and a member of St George’s Church, Stamford.

Mike Royal

Mike Royal

Mike is Co Chief Executive at Cinnamon Network UK, and a national pioneer of TLG, helping young people at risk of exclusion from school.

Kirsty Fuller

Kirsty Fuller

Kirsty is Chief Executive Officer at Big Sofa Technologies PLC. She is undertaking an MSc in Health & International Development and attends Christ Church W4.

David Lynch

David has worked in programme management, mainly in the financial sector, and also as part of the team at Trinity Cheltenham.

Robert Camp

Robert Camp

Robert is Owner at Robert Camp Consulting. Previously, he was Director of Strategic Innovation at Stephens Scown LLP, with over 300 employees.

Sarah McHardie

Sarah is an Audit Director working for a top 6 accountancy firm and is a member of Christchurch Purley.