Rev Paul Taylor has now retired.  He was the vicar of Brailsford Benefice  2007-2022.  Until a new vicar is appointed, the Benefice will be served by visiting clergy.


Vanessa Kuzniar – Arts Coordinator


Vanessa Kuzniar is our Arts Coordinator within the Benefice. She works closely with the clergy staff providing art pieces for church services and the local schools to communicate a spiritual truth or gospel message. She also inspires others in their own artwork and spirituality especially when working in schools.


Ray Jones

Ray Jones     01335 360319

Simon Thompson

Simon Thompson  01335 360247

Brailsford: Simon Thompson, Ray Jones ( as above)

Edlaston: Kevin Needham 01335 324142, Chris Morrison 01335 300819

Osmaston: Jennifer Swabey 01335 348855

Shirley: Philip Beetham 01335 361050, Tony Taylor

Yeaveley: Jeremy Haynes 01335 330470, Betty Harrison 01335 330531

Brailsford Bell Ringers

Chris Booth

Chris Booth