Meet the Team

We have a great team at Clitheroe Community Church, who lead and facilitate the various groups and ministries you read about here on our website. In addition, our elders guide the spiritual direction of the church and our trustees oversee charitable and financial matters.

If you’d like to know more about any of our groups for children, young people or adults, the following people are contact points – please visit our contacts page and mark your message for the attention of the relevant person.

Mark Woodward

Mark Woodward

Mark hails from Derby and became a Christian when he was 23. He worked in various occupations and, after three years at Bible College, he joined the team of pastors in his home church, before becoming the pastor at Clitheroe Community Church in 2010. Mark is married to Claire and they have two children. They…

Claire Woodward

Originally from Sheffield,  Claire studied at Derby University and then settled in the city, where she met and married Mark.  She has many years experience working with children in a variety of settings, and is also our Safeguarding Co-ordinator.