Friends of St Mary's is a registered charity, no 281982, and was constituted
by Deed of Trust dated 18/6/1979. We were given a 99 year lease by
the Church commissioners to preserve the church and to arrange musical
and other artistic activities. Alan Gillett was chairman of the Executive
Committee until September 2005, and Hugh Mather has been chairman
The Trustees are Andrew Goodhart (Chairman), Valerie Aitken, John Biggs, Rev Andy Johnson, Hugh Mather and John Newbegin.
Committee administers the charity.
Hugh Mather (Chairman), Roger Nellist (Vice-Chairman), Richard Norris (Hon Treasurer), Eileen Eden (Membership secretary), Lucille Allen, Joan Ansell, George Auckland, Roger Blundell, John Hummerston, Stanley Klar, John Newbegin, Judith Price, Gill Rowley, Simon Shute, Rod Waldes and Sherry White.