Who's Who

Who’s Who

  • Bruce Rickards

    Bruce Rickards

    Bruce the Parish Priest is married to Izzy a Deputy Head Teacher in New Malden. They have two children Max and Milly. Bruce enjoys following Fulham FC and going to the opera when time permits.

  • Julie Haynes, Administrator

    Julie Haynes

    Julie is our hard working Administrator. She is a fount of knowledge about life at St Johns and a good first point of contact or all sorts of queries. Her son sings enthusiastically in the children's choir.
  • Sally Carter-Esdale

    Sally Carter-Esdale

    Sally Carter-Esdale is our licensed Reader attached to St Johns.

  • Dudley Buchanan

    Dudley Buchanan

    Dudley is one of our Wardens and a keen member of the St John’s Singers. A lifelong resident of Wimbledon, Dudley once taught our Vicar, Bruce, when he attended Sunday School!
  • Graham Crofts

    Graham Crofts

    Graham is one of our Wardens and is a patent attorney in a city firm.  He is married to Kelly who is renowned for her “Kelly’s kitchen” events.  Their daughter Natasha is one of our JJs.
  • Michael Higgins

    Michael Higgins

    Michael is our talented Organist and Director of Music. Since he joined St John’s in 2007, he has transformed the musical contribution to our worship into something refined, uplifting and reverent.

Service times


8.30am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.15am Sung Eucharist with Sunday School offered each week for children

2nd Sunday of the month

10.15am Family Service in which the children participate with readings, prayers and a family focused talk