Good Shepherd Parish Council:

  • Jennie Holt– Chairperson – Parish Council
  • Keith Wells – Deputy Chair
  • Theresa Gordon – From St Paul’s Management Group
  • Carina Jarvie – From St Finbarr’s Management Group
  • Alina Darozhka – Parish Council Member

Finance Committee:

  • Adrian Parkinson – Chairman, Finance Committee
  • Mary Smye-Rumsby – Parish Treasurer
  • Christina Empson – Secretary, Finance Committee
  • Theresa Gordon – Finance Committee Member
  • Richard Emedo – Finance Committee Member
  • Christine Knight – Finance Committee Member

St Paul’s Church Management Group:

David Evans – Management Group Chair
Paul Smye-Rumsby – Building Maintenance, Health & Safety (Deputy Chair)
Jane Francis – Management Group Secretary
Deacon Barry Barton – Catechesis & External relations (Christians Together in Dover)
Mary Smye-Rumsby – Administration & Gift Aid
Keith Wells – Safeguarding
Bernard Doolin – Liturgy & Altar Servers
Sheila Henneker – Women’s Guild
Sam Walker – Children’s Liturgy
Marita Gomes – Community Inclusion
Jane Maria Pettah Joy – Community Inclusion
Vicki Feldman – Music
Vacant – Education and Schools

St Paul’s Management Group Notes

St Finbarr’s Church Management Group:

  • Carina Jarvie
  • Jeremy Rowe
  • Fran Honis
  • Esiri Emedo

St Vincent de Paul Society (SVP)

Dover  SVP Conference tel  07539 823706

Aylesham SVP Conference tel 07554 072474

If you or someone you know needs assistance please do not hesitate to ring either Dover SVP or Aylesham SVP.  We help in all sorts of ways, from visiting someone who may be feeling lonely to helping with shopping, garden clearance, replacing broken goods where finance is restricted.  So if you need us please leave your name, a message and telephone number and we will get back to you.

Our Schools:

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Aylesham
St Richard’s Catholic Primary School, Dover
St Edmund’s Catholic Secondary School, Dover
St Anselm’s Catholic Secondary School, Canterbury

Our Deanery Churches:

Our Lady of Dover 

Our Lady & St Joseph Folkestone

Virgin Mother of Good Counsel Hythe

St Thomas of Canterbury Deal

St John the Evangelist Mongeham and St Andrew Sandwich

The larger community:

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Southwark

St. Edmund’s Chapel:

Christians Together in Dover:

Dover Outreach Centre:

Dover Foodbank:

Dover Soup Kitchen:

Dover Street Pastors:

Dover Money Course:

Seeking Sanctuary: