Church Council (PCC)

St Augustine's Highbury Parochial Church Council (PCC)



'Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ.'  (1 Corinthians 11:1).

In word and action, members of the PCC seek to set an example for all the church family, by following the example of Jesus.


The PCC's activities include:

Co-operation with the vicar in promoting in the parish the whole mission of the Church, pastoral, evangelistic, social and ecumenical.

We are called to be:

Pastoral - Caring for individuals

Evangelistic - Telling people the Good News of Jesus Christ and inviting them to accept it

Social - Helping the poorer members of society

Ecumenical - Encouraging good relationships with other Christian denominations


Members of the Church Council:

Daisy Cunningham

Gabriel Anstis (Vicar and Chair)

Gemma Cook (Islington Deanery Synod Representative)

Harry Chapman

Hua Ryan

Jonquil Calvert (PCC Secretary)

Judy Harwood

Monty Sachikonye (Churchwarden and Lay Chair)

Nina Papazyan

Placide Gambamba

Sharon Morris (Islington Deanery Synod Representative)

Tim Neville-Lee

Verona Turnbull


If you have any questions or comments, please do contact any member of the Church Council directly, or via the church office:  Tel. 020 7354 5515




Sunday May 9th 2021: Annual Meeting (APCM), straight after the 10.30am service, in person.  (Followed by appointment of Officers at 7.45pm on Zoom.  Finishing at 8pm).

Monday June 7th 2021: PCC Meeting @ 7.45pm.

Monday September 20th 2021: Standing Committee Meeting @ 7.45pm.

Monday October 11th 2021: PCC Meeting @ 7.45pm.

Sunday October 17th 2021: EPCM (Extraordinary Parochial Church Meeting) straight after the 10.30am morning service.

Monday November 8th 2021: PCC Meeting @ 7.45pm.

Monday December 6th 2021: PCC Meeting @7.45pm.




PCC meeting/Annual Meeting: May 9th 2021.



Annual Vestry Meeting

1. Election of Churchwardens

Annual Parochial Church Meeting

1. Apologies for Absence

2. Annual Meeting 2020 - Minutes

3. Matters Arising

4. Electoral Roll Report

5. Election of Church Council (PCC) members

6. Treasurer's Report and Financial Accounts

7. Appointment of Independent Examiner

8. PCC Secretary's Report

9. Churchwarden's report and Fabric Report

10. Deanery Synod Report

11. Children's Ministry Report

12. Social Justice Report

13. Safeguarding Report

14. List of Ministries

15. Vicar's Report

16. Mission Action Plan

17. A.O.B.

18. Prayer and the Grace


Further financial details can be found on the Charity Commission website: St Augustine's Registered Charity