FR. Patrick is originally from Ghana.
He is a member of the Religious Missionary Order of The Holy Ghost Fathers (Spiritans).
He was ordained in 2006 and started his Priestly Ministry in 2007 in England. He has been working in England for the past 13 years during which he was Assistant Priest at Mary Immaculate & St.Peter New Barnet. He was then transferred to Manchester
I live in Southfleet and have been in the Parish for 23 years. I’m a ‘lapsed economist’ having started my career teaching undergraduates at Cambridge University where I studied for my PhD. I’ll be retiring in December 2020 after a career in corporate finance and commercial real estate. I’m a big fan of live music. My wife Caroline and I are supporters of The Roundhouse, where we have spent many wonderful evenings along with our three daughters.
Emily and I have lived in Hartley since 2006 and I previously lived in the parish when my two children went to Our Lady of Hartley. We have 6 children between us, and 6 grandchildren.
I am a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and a retired partner in Deloitte. I am chair of the finance committee and Gift Aid coordinator.
Dr. Anne Inman has lived in the parish with her husband for fifty years and her grandchildren attend Our Lady of Hartley School. She taught theology at several London universities, and is a published author
Vicky Foley is the Local Parish Safeguarding representative.
Vicky has been married to her husband, Gary, for over 25 years.
They have 2 grown up children, a daughter and son..
The family have been parishioners for 14 years.
Vicky is a Human Resources Professional, working as a HR Manager for a Multi-Academy Trust in the education sector.
She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.
I am a 67 year old retired primary school headteacher, married with three grown up children. Born in Wales, but I moved to Kent with Brendan, my husband, and we have been parishioners for over 45 years.
I have lived in Hartley and been a parishioner for 15 years. My two children attended Our Lady of Hartley Primary School and I am currently Chair of Governors. I am a active member of the Catenian Association and have worked in the Construction Industry as a Project Manager for 35 years.
Born in Wales, I have lived in the parish over 40 years, having taken up a senior post in Blue Circle's Technical Centre. I have served the parish in various ways, the most obvious being as an organist. Been involved in Justice and Peace activities in the diocese and nationally. Writing in Church newspapers and interviewed on regional TV and radio.
Myself and my wife Mary who is a church choir member, have been in the Parish for 38 years. Our three children attended Our Lady of Hartley. I am the founder & now chairman of the largest independent lift, escalator, & cradle company in the UK.