Swanage Team contact details

If you have any queries then please get in contact with the relevant person below. 

In case of emergency please contact the Team Rector in the first instance. If unavailable please contact:

Revd Jo Levasier (details below).

For contact details and directions for each church click on the links on the left.

Team Rector

Revd Dr Ian Bird


01929 422916  /  07733 213535 



Resident Priest for St Mark's Church

The Reverend David Richards


01929 424271   /   07779 079844



Team Vicar

Revd Joanna Levasier


01929 208217  /  07725 343768


Resident Priest - Revd Tony Higgins

(St Nicholas Church, Studland)

The Old School House, School Lane, Studland, BH19 3AJ (01929) 450691


Pastoral Team - all pastoral requests through parish office


Youth Minister – Berno Vierbergen

31 Jubilee Road, Swanage, BH19 2SE


Verger (St. Mary’s) – Mr. Ray Davis


Tel:  07739 064222

Parish Secretary – Mrs. Karon Quirey

Parish Office, St. Mary’s Rooms, Church Hill, Swanage, BH19 1HU (01929) 421117


Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Fridays: 9.00 am - 4.00 pm; Lunch: 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm

‘Church Alive!’ Parish Magazine Editor –

Mrs. Jane Cooper

Dinosaur Footprints, 21 Townsend Road, Swanage, BH19 2PU (01929) 423591



‘Church Alive!’ Distribution Manager –

Mrs. Karon Quirey

Parish Office, St. Mary’s Rooms, Church Hill, Swanage, BH19 1HU (01929) 421117

Safeguarding Contacts

St Nicholas Church, Studland:

Jane Hawksworth


Tel (01929) 426512 Mobile 07880 832005 

St Mary’s:

Margaret Griffin


Tel: (01929) 427021

St Mark’s:

Anne Roper


Tel: (01929) 427890

All Saints:

Claire Head


Tel:  07725 985667

Swanage and Studland Team of Churches takes its responsibilities surrounding the safeguarding of children, young people, and adults who may be at risk very seriously, and works in partnership with the Diocese of Salisbury to ensure that we work in accordance with best practice at all times. The Church of England Parish Safeguarding Policy (to which both PCCs are committed) can be accessed at the bottom of this website's home page. If you have any Safeguarding questions or concerns you can contact any of our Parish Safeguarding Officers, listed above.  Alternatively you can contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers, Suzy Futcher and Jeremy (Jem) Carter on 07500 664800