Speakers in the North East


Chris Howson, Priest, Activist, Chaplain of Sunderland University

Liberation Theology; Grass-roots Activism; Politics and Religion

CONTACT: chaplain@sunderland.ac.uk


Kerry Crellin, Christian Aid

Christian Aid, Living Below the Line, Majority World Poverty

CONTACT: http://bit.ly/28Y0rn7


Abi Knowles, Hartlepool Foodbank, Traidcraft and Cord

Foodbanks, Traidcraft, Cord, ‘Toilet Twinning’, Peacebuilding, Poverty

CONTACT: info@hartlepool.foodbank.org.uk


Matt Jeziorski, Education and Outreach for Pax Christi

Peace; Nonviolence; Reconciliation

CONTACT: education@paxchristi.org.uk; 020 8203 4884


Jeyan Anketell, Self-Supporting CofE minister; trustee and Member of Council of Modern Church

Jeyan has a PhD in physics, is a voluntary reading assistant and was once a Lichfield City Councillor. He can speak on many subjects relating to physics and/or theology.

CONTACT: jeyan.anketell@ntlworld.com


Phil McGrath, Cedarwood Trust

Church Action on Poverty; End Hunger UK campaign

CONTACT: phil.cedarwood@btconnect.com


Tracey Herrington

Church Action on Poverty; End Hunger UK campaign

CONTACT: traceyherrington@thrive-teesside.org.uk


Action for Children

If you would like a visit from Action for Children, find a local speaker in this list.


Tim Baker, All We Can 

International relief and development work as a faith-based movement – biblical and theological reflections on social justice and what we can do about global poverty. 

+44 (0) 1977 616828  t.baker@allwecan.org.uk