Contact details

Church Address

Parish Church of St Thomas
St Thomas's Road
St Anne's-on-the-Sea

Location map

Parish Office

General enquiries and Community Centre bookings

For baptisms (christenings), banns, weddings, funerals, please contact the vicar.

Visit our downloads page for application forms and other documents that might be of use.

St Thomas's Parish Office
St Thomas's Road
St Anne's-on-the-Sea

(01253) 727226

The Parish Office is staffed from Monday to Friday, 10.00 am to 12.00 noon. Either call into the office, telephone or email for advice or bookings. An answering machine is available to take messages.


The Revd Christopher Scargill, MA, B.Th
The Vicarage
St Thomas's Road
St Anne's-on-the-Sea

(01253) 725551

Assistant Priest

The Revd Helen Hornby, MA (Dunelm)


Kath Asquith (01253) 367768

Joy Swarbrick (01253) 723966

Licensed Readers

Elizabeth O'Connor

Peter Watson (01253) 729725

Debbie Wood (01253) 726536


Debbie Wood, our licensed reader, works with the chaplaincy team at Blackpool Victoria Hospital. If you would like a visit at the hospital for any sick or infirm patients from the congregation then please contact Debbie on (01253) 726536

Music Director and Organist

Mandy Palmer, MA (Cantab) (01253) 711794

Parish Website Management

Peter Watson (01253) 729725

John M. Turner, MSc

Members of the congregation who notice errors or omissions on the website should contact J.M.T. in the first instance.

St Thomas's School

View the school website

Home-Start Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre

A local charity that supports families living in Blackpool, Fylde or Wyre, needing advice and friendship.

(01253) 728615

Visit the Home-Start Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre website.


The Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way, about whatever's getting to you. You don't have to be suicidal.

Visit the Samaritans of Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre website for contact information, or visit their national website.