Officers & Trustees

The LMDC Charity is governed by its trustees, who appoint three officers.

The officers currently in post are:

The Revd. Canon Martin Wood (Secretary)

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01206 562343

126, The Willows, Colchester CO2 8PZ

Martin is now retired from stipendiary ministry. He is responsible for convening meetings for the officers and trustees. He can be contacted for general enquiries.

The Revd. Simon Law (Assistant Secretary and Rector of Pitsea)

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01268 556874

The Rectory, Rectory Road, Pitsea, Basildon SS13 2AA

Simon administers the Summer Round of means-tested family grants. He can be contacted about these and for general enquiries.

The Revd John Fry (Treasurer and Vicar of the Theydon parishes)

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The Vicarage, 2, Piercing Hill, Theydon Bois, 
CM16 7JN

John carries out the duties of the treasurer, receiving donations, administering grants and reporting to the trustee body. He can be contacted for these and general enquiries

All the officers are very pleased to visit synods, chapters and parishes to talk about the charity.