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John Marshall

Role: Chair CRC Website Committee
Born in 1953 at Wyberton near Boston. Married to Heather since 1974. We have 2 children.

Licensed as a Reader in 1993. Secretary General to Lincoln Readers from November 2002 - October 2010.

I served as a Police Officer for over 30 years - throughout the county of Lincolnshire, before retirement in July 2002, to take up the post of Chief Executive with Centrepoint Outreach in Boston – a Christian charity for homeless, lonely and vulnerable people ( I retired at the end of May 2013 but am still actively involved in voluntary work for the local community.

Outside of Reader ministry, I maintain a few simple web sites but particularly enjoy classical music (member of Boston Choral Society), outdoor Bowls and a pint in my village pub!

\Telephone" Tel: 01205 723097


  • The Bishop of Leicester, as Chair of the Central Readers’ Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Ruth Haldane as Reader Training Project Manager.
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