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These are links to organisations which do not appear elsewhere on our website.  


The Diaconal Association of the Church of England (DACE) -


Daylight Centre Fellowship -

A Diocesan Mothers’ Union initiative, supported by the local community, which runs The Daylight Centre in Wellingborough for homeless, vulnerable and isolated adults. Reg Charity No 1100809

Diocesan Affirming Catholicism - 

Diocesan Convenor: The Revd Canon George Burgon. Secretary: The Revd Jane Baxter.


Diocesan Choral Festival -

The Choral Festival is held annually on the second Saturday in October. Choirs and singers from the diocese are welcome to take part. A book is produced each year containing all the music for the Festival. Rehearsals held in June/July and September/October, take place at various churches in the diocese.


Diocesan Evangelical Fellowship -


Diocesan Guild of Church Bellringers -

President: Mr Geoff Pullin
Tel: 01327 871806, email:
25 The Glebe, Badby, Daventry NN11 3AZ 

Master: Mr Simon Dixon
1 Gretton Court, Wellingborough NN8 5UD

Secretary: Mrs Helen Allton

Treasurer: Mr Chris FitzGerald
Tel: 07761 180369, email:
The Penthouse, 22-24 St Andrew's Street, Northampton NN1 2HY

Steward: Mr John Beresford
Tel: 01933 389177, email:
The Ice Tower, 28 Mackworth Drive, Finedon, Wellingborough NN9 5NL
The Guild aims to be of service to the Church in the Diocese of Peterborough by ringing for services, recruiting and training ringers, encouraging the art of change ringing, helping ringers to improve their standard of ringing and the care and restoration of bells and their fittings.
Please contact: the Master for assistance in forming and safe training of new teams of bellringers; the Steward for inspection of bell installations and advice to incumbents and PCCs free of charge.


Emmaus House of Prayer

St Michael’s Church, Perry Street, Northampton NN1 4HL
Warden: The Revd Philip Munch
Tel: 01604 627669, email:


Guild of Vergers -

Area Secretary (Peterborough): Sandra Bloom, email:


Historic Churches Trusts

The Trusts offer grants and loans to places of worship in their area. They organise an annual, sponsored ride and stride to raise funds for this purpose.

Cambridgeshire Historic Churches Trust -

Northamptonshire Historic Churches Trust -

Rutland Historic Churches Preservation Trust -


Mothers’ Union -

Diocesan President: Mrs Barbara Haynes
Tel: 01933 222612. Email:
Chaplain: The Revd Mandy Cuthbertson

The purpose of the Mothers’ Union is to support marriage and Christian family life. Peterborough Diocese is linked with Bungoma in Kenya, Manicaland in Zimbabwe and Guinea in West Africa, as well as with dioceses in Korea and Nike in Nigeria. It is also linked with Birmingham Diocese in the UK.  
The MU offers Away from it All holidays to those whose family life has met with adversity. Referrals from churches are welcome. They also supply Teddies with Love to the Police, and more recently the Fire Service, for them to give away to children facing traumatic circumstances.

Royal School of Church Music (RSCM)  -
RSCM Peterborough and Northampton -

Area Chairman: Andrew Moodie. Email:
Area Secretary: Jane Mckee. E-mail: