Synods are regional administrative groupings of churches. They administer churches at a regional level.
There are 13 Synods in the United Reformed Church. Click the links below to find out more.

Synod Synod Moderators Synod Homepage Prov-Map-2013
Synod 1
Northern information page...

The Revd Liz Mullen

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Synod 2
North Western information page...

The Revd Andrew Mills

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Synod 3
Mersey information page...

The Revd Jacky Embrey

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Synod 4
Yorkshire information page...

The Revd Kevin Watson

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Synod 5
East Midlands information page...

The Revd Peter Meek

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Synod 6
West Midlands information page...

The Revd Steve Faber

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Synod 7
Eastern information page...

The Revd Paul Whittle

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Synod 8
South Western information page...

The Revd Ruth Whitehead

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Synod 9
Wessex information page...

The Revd Clare Downing

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Synod 10
Thames North information page...

The Revd Dr Andrew Prasad

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Synod 11
Southern information page...

The Revd Nicola Furley-Smith

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Synod 12
Synod of Wales information page...

The Revd Simon Walkling

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Synod 13
Synod of Scotland information page...

The Revd John Ll Humphreys
(until 30 June 2016)
The Revd Dr David Pickering
(from 1 July 2016)

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Synod 7

The United Reformed Church, Eastern Synod, 36 Duxford Road, Whittlesford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4ND

tel: 01223 830 770
fax: 01223 830 771
email: admin@urceastern.org.uk
web: www.urc-eastern.org.uk

Moderator
The Revd Paul Whittle
moderator@urceastern.org.uk


Synod Clerk
Mr Keir Hounsome
clerk@urceastern.org.uk

Synod Treasurer
Mr Ian Hardie
eastern.treas@urc.org.uk

Synod Finance & Trust Officer
Mr Andrew Perkins
finance@urceastern.org.uk

Resources Officer
Mrs Penelope Davies-Brown
resources@urceastern.org.uk

CYDO
Mrs Nicola Grieves
cydo@urceastern.org.uk

Mission and Training Officer
The Revd Peter Ball
training@urceastern.org.uk

PA to the Moderator
Mrs Jane Langford-Horder
modpa@urceastern.org.uk

Office and Website Administrator
Mrs Sue Drane
admin@urceastern.org.uk

 

Synod 3

1 Fingall Road, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 9JE

tel: 0151 722 6590
fax: 0151 738 1869
email: synodoffice@urcmerseysynod.org.uk
web: www.urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Moderator
The Revd Jacky Embrey
moderator@urcmerseysynod.org.uk


Synod Clerk
Mrs Rita Griffiths
synodclerk@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Synod Treasurer
Mr Jimmy Lindsay
synodtreasurer@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Synod Property Officer
Mr Mike Rushton
propertyofficer@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Synod Trust Officer
Mr Neil Mackenzie
trustofficer@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Ecumenical Officers
The Revd Murray George
rev.murray@btinternet.com
The Revd Janet Calderley
janet.calderley@btinternet.com

Children’s and Youth Development Officer
Mr Malcolm Evans
cydo@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Training Officer
Ms Sandra Wellington
trainingofficer@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Communication Development Officer
Mr Andy Jeens
communications@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Pilots Regional Officer
Mrs Yvonne Campbell
yvonnecampbell167@yahoo.co.uk

Officer Manager
Mrs Lynne Barker
officemanager@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

Administrative Assistant
Mrs Denise Holland
adminassistant@urcmerseysynod.org.uk

 

Synod 5

East Midlands Synod Office, 1 Edwards Lane, Sherwood, Nottingham NG5 3AA

tel: 0115 960 9241
email: office@urc5.org.uk
web: www.urc5.org.uk

Moderator
The Revd Peter Meek
mod@urc5.org.uk


Synod Clerk
Mrs Helen Lidgett
clerk@urc5.org.uk

Synod/Trust Treasurer
Mr David Greatorex
treasurer@urc5.org.uk

Synod Convenor of Finance and Property
Mr Tony Hudson
tonyhudson727@btinternet.com

Synod Property/Trust Officer
Mr Robert White
trust@urc5.org.uk

Legal Advisor
Miss Catriona Wheeler
catriona.wheeler@andrew-solicitors.co.uk

Ecumenical Officer
The Revd Geoffrey Clarke
minister@thecrossing.co.uk

CYDO
Mrs Jane Henderson
cydo@urc5.org.uk

Training & Development Officer
The Revd Dr Deborah Baird
training@urc5.org.uk

Pilots Regional Officers
Mrs Tricia Legge &
tricialegge@virginmedia.com
Mr Gus Webbe
ebbewsug@supanet.com

Synod Administrator & Office Manager
Mrs Chris Willis
admin@urc5.org.uk

PA to the Moderator
Mrs Hannah Willey
modpa@urc5.org.uk

PA to Training & Development Officer/PA to CYDO
Miss Hannah Bones
trainingpa@urc5.org.uk

Book Keeper
Mrs Donna Varley
bookkeeper@urc5.org.uk

 

Synod 2

United Reformed Church Synod Office, Franklin Street, Eccles, Manchester M30 0QZ

tel: 0161 789 5583
email: admin@nwsynod.org.uk
web: www.nwsynod.org.uk

Moderator
The Revd Andrew Mills
moderator@nwsynod.org.uk


Synod Clerk
Andy Braunston
clerk@nwsynod.org.uk

Synod Treasurer
The Revd John Piper
treasurer@nwsynod.org.uk

Synod Finance Officer
Mr Tony Rutherford
finance@nwsynod.org.uk

Synod Property/Trust/Legal Officer
Mrs Kath Fowler
trust@nwsynod.org.uk

CYDO
Mr Leo Roberts
ycwtdo@nwsynod.org.uk

Communications Officer/Synod Communications 
Andy Braunston
clerk@nwsynod.org.uk

Mission Enabler
Ms Jane Rowell
MissionEnabler@nwsynod.org.uk

Moderators PA & Office Manager
Mrs Hazel Wall
admin@nwsynod.org.uk

Receptionist/Assistant Secretary
Miss Kerry Later
office@nwsynod.org.uk

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