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Lawrence Crawforth



Laurie is a former school teacher and Headmaster, having worked both in England and Kenya. He is now retired, but whilst teaching he was Head of English at a school in Kent before going to Kenya with the Ministry of Overseas Development, where he taught English to pre-University level in local Government High Schools, prior to being appointed Headmaster of a Christian Primary School in Nairobi.

Laurie was licensed as a Lay Reader in the Anglican Church in Kenya in 1987, before returning to England in 1991, and was appointed to be Lay Minister at St Andrew's Church, in Stapleford from 1993 to 1997.  Since 1997, he has been part of the ministering team at St Peter's.

A member of the Diocesan Synod for a number of years, Laurie is currently Lay Chair of the Nottingham South Deanery Synod. He has also been a volunteer Chaplain at the Nottinghamshire Hospice for a number of years.



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opening hours

The Parish Office

Monday 9am - 4.30pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 4.30pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

St Peter's

Monday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm

St Mary's

Monday - Saturday, 10am - 3pm

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Map of All Saints', St Mary's and St Peter's churches, and the Parish office

All Saints' Church - Raleigh Street, NG7 4DP
St Mary's Church - High Pavement, NG1 1HN
St Peter's Church - St Peter's Gate, NG1 2NW

contact details

Please contact the Parish Office for details of any events or to get in touch with a member of staff.

The office is situated on the upper floor of the St Peter's Centre, on the south side of St Peter's Church and adjacent to Marks & Spencer.

The Parish Office

The Parish Office
St Peter's Centre, St Peter's Square
Nottingham, United Kingdom,

0115 948 3658 (+44 115 948 3658 outside the UK)

Further information

If you wish to trace a former resident or member of the parish, please address your requests to the Nottinghamshire Archives.

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