Revd Stephen Thorp
Stephen has been the Rector here at the Necton Benefice since 2006. He trained at London Bible College and Trinity College Bristol having previously worked in a bank. He is married to Ruth and they have three grown-up children. He is a Dr Who enthusiast.
01760 722021

Licensed Lay Minister

Carole Hicks

I’m Carole, a retired nurse, married to Michael, a doctor,

07748 151579

Licensed Lay Minister

Jackie Cook

I am a Licenced Lay Minister [LLM] and Chaplain to Dereham Hospital. Living in a small village with my husband and 4 cats.

01362 288195

Authorised Worship Assistant

Mike Bennett

Mike has been leading worship and preaching for many years as an AWA as well as leading the men's ministry. Recently retired from building "bigger barns" for farmers throughout East Anglia.

07770 810351 

Authorised Worship Assistant

Michelle Faccenda-Tait


I have had the privilege of being an Authorised Worship Assistant for several years, I work full time in estates and facilities and live with husband, two dogs and a cat in Dereham.

07791 865521

Authorised Worship Assistant

Ruth Thorp

I work as a parish administrator for two churches in Norwich.

Things which are important to me are Faith, Family, Friends, Felines and Photography!

07983 400364

Ministry Team Member

David Moncaster

Currently one of the two elected Churchwardens, I have attended All Saints, Necton for 10 years, since my wife and I retired to Norfolk, which we love.

01760 724755

Retired Clergy

Michael Paddison

I am a retired parish ordained minister living in a neighbouring village.  I have been a member of the Ministry Team here since 2015

01760 755648