• Alex Mitchell


    Alex was appointment as Peel Street’s pastor in January 2022. Hailing from Bournemouth Alex moved north to work for the book company 10 of Those whilst studying for the pastorate. Alex joined the church with his lovely wife Ali and their 3 beautiful daughters.

  • Mick Mellors


    Mick is now in his second spell as an elder at Peel street, having been one before when the Church was in the process of changing pastors. Mick and his wife Sarah have been members at Peel street for over 30 years and have seen many changes in that time. Being committed to a local fellowship is […]

  • Frank Whitford


    Frank is a retired Driving Instructor and Driving Improvement Trainer and has two grown up daughters. Frank is one of our Deacons. He is a leader for the Tuesday morning Friendship Group.

  • Philip Higson


    Phil is married to Angela and they have 3 grown up daughters.  Phil works in a variety of roles including engineering inspections.  Phil is one of our deacons at Peel Street and is also involved in the children’s work.

  • Ian Durber


    Ian is married to Norrie and has two grown up sons. Ian is one of the church’s deacons and fulfils the role of Church Secretary. Ian is employed by the Office of National Statistics to carry out surveys and also works as a volunteer each week for Caring for Life, which is a Christian charity.

  • Brian Eccles

    Deacon and worship leader

    Music is an important part of our Sunday worship. Brian leads the music group and plays bass guitar. Since moving to Accrington over 17 years ago, Brian has been involved in our youth work. He currently helps lead  Thursday Zone Plus. He’s also assistant leader at Compass Camps which provides a week of bible study […]

  • Norrie Durber


    Norrie is our treasurer.  She is married to Ian and they have two grown up sons.  Norrie works in the NHS.

  • Angela Higson

    Toddler Group Leader

    Angela is married to Phil and they have three grown up daughters. Angela is a leader at our Parent and Toddlers Group, which runs each Wednesday morning and also our Welcome Club, which runs every Thursday morning. Angela spends her time caring for her family and elderly parent.