Instead of a single team leader, the Association has a collegiate model of leadership within which Carl & Nigel work together together as a team, each acting as leader within their designated areas. Click on a name to see more about that person’s area of responsibility.

Nigel Manges

Carl Smethurst

In addition, we have two team members who are responsible for administration:

Kathy Browne


To find out more about each person and their particular area of responsibility, click on the names above. If you need to make contact with one of us, please contact the person whose remit most closely links with your query. If it’s still not obvious who is best to contact, please contact ANY of us. We will either respond or pass on the message internally as appropriate.

All legal, property, charity and trust matters for our churches are handled by our colleagues at the Baptist Union Corporation in Didcot. Please contact them directly on 01235 517700 (ask for the Baptist Union Corporation) or