we are a Local expression of CUF in west mids and staffsWe are the local expression of CUF, partnering with Lichfield Diocese to form our own charity - Transforming Communities Together, which aims to build flourishing communities and tackle poverty.

Our Workers
  • Our full-time development worker is James Henderson.
  • He works with churches and a variety of other groups and organisations to help communities tackle poverty:

Mobile: 07946 771 495

Email:  [email protected]

Twitter: @impactpoverty

Black Country Near Neighbours

  • Our full-time Near Neighbours co-ordinator is Ruth Burgess.
  • She works with people of different faiths and backgrounds across the Black Country, promoting understanding and cohesion.

Tel: 01922 700 952    

Mobile: 07530 741 923

Email: [email protected]

Twitter: @RuthBurgessBCNN

Our Trustees

As a charitable company, limited by guarantee and registered in England (Company No. 9010580 and Registered Charity No. 1157772) we are governed by or Trustee Board:

Deputy Chair:
  • Ven Sue Weller - Archdeacon of Walsall

  • Kim Benton - Accountant

  • Martyn Treadgold
  • Fiona North - Parish Projects Officer, Lichfield Diocese
  • Jon Miles - JV Development Manager, Church Urban Fund
  • David Cope
  • Rev John Barnett - Interfaith Officer for the Bishop of Wolverhampton

Postal Address:

The Small Street Centre,

1a Small Street,



registered office

St Mary’s House,

The Close,



WS13 7LD.