Welcome to the Manningtree Benefice

This is the website for the mission and ministry of Manningtree Benefice: St. Mary & St. Michael' Church, Mistley with Manningtree and St. Lawrence's Church, Bradfield, including service, group and event information, contact details, media, and information about Mistley Church Hall (Mistley Institute).

We're working towards making this our main website, so please forgive any slight maintenance issues we might have in the next few weeks. If you can't access the information that you need, or you can't find it, do contact the Church Office on info@manningtreebenefice.co.uk or 01206 392200.


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The Team

The team

Priest in charge: Revd. Christine Hills

Assistant Minister: Revd. John Brien

Assistant Curate: Revd. Claire Scargill 

Revd. Chris Hills
Revd. John Brien
Revd. Claire Scargill

With permission to officiate: 

Revd. Terry Wells
Revd. Christopher Woods
Revd. David Titley


Hubert Ward (Reader Emeritus)
Stacie Withers

Stacie Withers

Churchwarden (Mistley): Anna Sallis