Church Officials

Parish of Affpuddle with Turnerspuddle

Rector of West Purbeck Benefice (Wool and East Stoke, Bere Regis and Affpuddle with Turnerspuddle):

The Reverend Carol Langford. Contact through the church office on 07729 484 866 or email

Vicar of Bere Regis and Affpuddle with Turnerspuddle

These parishes are currently in interregnum following the retirement of the Reverend Canon Charles Masheder on 28 January 2019

Lay Minister with Permission to Officiate:

Jonathan Haigh, Hazel Cottage, 25 Briantspuddle, Dorchester. DT2 7HS
Tel: 01929 471768

Lay Pastoral Assistants:

Penny Haigh (also Safeguarding Representative)
Tel: 01929 471768

Erica Moriarty (also Sacristan)
Tel: 01929 471747


Elizabeth Whatley
Tel: 01305 848959

Stephen Sanderson, River Cottage, Affpuddle, DT2 7HH
Tel: 01305 848812

Hon. Sec. of PCC:

Fiona Hogger
Tel: 01929 471491

Hon. Treasurer of PCC:

David Buck, 20 Bladen Valley, Briantspuddle, DT2 7HP
Tel: 01929 471617


Dr Richard Hall
Tel: 01929 471359