About us

Picture of CatherineOur minister, Revd. Catherine Lewis-Smith, began her work in Tockholes in January 2016. She grew up near Middlesborough, spent much of her adult life in Leeds, and trained for ministry in Cambridge. Catherine works with 4 churches, in Darwen and Tockholes, and alongside a team of elders in each.



Visiting preachers and elders
Two visiting preachers and some elders

The elders at Tockholes are ordinary people who support the church in extraordinary ways. Our elders are Kathleen Knowles, Marion Isherwood, and Marlene Jump. Glynnis Hargreaves is taking over as Church Secretary from Kathleen Knowles. Our church treasurer role is shared between George Swanton and Revd. Terry Young.