Pastoral Care

Father Paul Robinson
Father Paul Robinson
Paul is our new Vicar, before joining us he’s was Vicar of St Anne’s Shandon in Cork. He went there from his previous appointment As the Rector of the United Benefice of St Cuthbert & St Thomas, Halsall, Lydiate and Downholland in the Liverpool Diocese for many years.
Mo Baldwin
Mo Baldwin
Mother Maureen Baldwin (known as Mo) ordained in June 2019 after finally accepting the call from God to be priest, after a career as a teacher and youth worker. Prior to ordination she was a director of The Children’s Society. She is passionate about working to build a community that welcomes all and inviting people to live as disciples of Jesus. She has been serving her title as Assistant curate at St Laurence Church in Chorley, where she was involved in a diverse range of parish activities, including setting up Taste, pay what you can cafe and preparing children and young people to receive the sacraments of Communion and Confirmation. After a period of serious illness she is delighted to be returning to ministry with us as Assistant Curate at St Ambrose. She is married to Shaun, Vicar of St Aidan’s Bamber Bridge and St Leonard’s Walton Le Dale and they are both kept in check by their labradoodle Winnie. Together they enjoy spending downtime in the Lake District.
Louisa McFarlane
Louisa MacFarlane
Church Warden, Deanery Synod Representative, Social Committee Member, Cursillo Member. Louisa is also is an Authorised Lay Minister (ALM) part of the team that visits the housebound, often taking Communion to them.
Jean Brundrett
Jean Brundrett
Jean Brundrett is a Licensed Lay Minister (LLM). She is also an Authorised Lay Minister (ALM) and has been since 1996; involved with administering Holy Communion both in Church, Nursing homes and homes of the sick and elderly in the Parish. Enrolling Member for Mothers' Union and a Cub Scout Leader at St Ambrose.
Carol Poole
Carol Poole
Carol with Frances Dunsire are the Authorised Lay Ministers (ALMs) who interview and prepare couples for weddings and organise special services of follow-up.
Frances Dunsire
Frances Dunsire
Frances and Carol Poole are the Authorised Lay Ministers (ALMs) who interview and prepare couples for weddings and organise special services of follow-up.