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Readers

John Dean - Reader

John Dean

John Dean is a Reader in the Benefice. After Army National Service in Nigeria and a short time of teaching Agriculture at a Mission Secondary School, he had three roles and 39 years with Scripture Union (SU). He had 10 years as a Schools’ Travelling Secretary in Nigeria and 15 years travelling Africa-wide as Coordinator…

Heather Hall - Reader

Heather Hall

Heather Hall is a Reader. After completing a music degree at Huddersfield and a PGCE at Bretton Hall she took up her first teaching post in Birstall. Following several years as Head at Cossington C of E Primary School, Heather then moved to be Head at All Saints’ C of E Primary School, Coalville. She…

John Harrison - Reader

John Harrison

John was licensed as a Reader in the Benefice in 2009, having previously been a Methodist Local Preacher for 20 years. John is involved in the preaching ministry of the benefice. He is a semi-retired Chartered Accountant and a Board member of St James Centre Derby, a charity supporting severely disabled young people in the…