Thurstable and Winstree Team Ministry

serving the parishes of Tolleshunt Knights with Tiptree, Great Braxted, Copford, Easthorpe, Messing, Inworth,
Layer de la Haye, Layer Breton with Birch, and Layer Marney

The 'Layer' Parishes: Layer de la Haye • Layer Breton with Birch • Layer Marney

Contact Information

Team Rector

The Revd Anne-Marie Renshaw   (Day off - Monday)
The Rectory, Rectory Road, Tiptree, Colchester CO5 0SX
Telephone: 01621-815260

Team Vicar

VACANT from 5th July 2021, following the Revd Lydia Smith's move to Duxford in the Diocese of Ely.

Benefice/Team Administrator

Ms Christine Hall

Christine can be contacted at St Luke's Church office, Tiptree, on Tuesday and Thursday mornings,
between 10-00am and 12-30pm, on 01621-819557.
Mobile: 07421-078981
Benefice Website:

Parish Gazette Editor

Liz Lazell
100 High Road, Layer de la Haye, Colchester CO2 0DX

Parish News Editor

Sue Walsham
Oakfield, Mill Lane, Birch, Colchester CO2 0NH


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