Fr Tommy Merry joined St. Margaret’s in May 2022 as the Priest-in-charge.

If you need to contact Fr Tommy Merry for any reason, he can be contacted at the Vicarage on: 01782 624450 or email

Fr Tommy was born in Lincoln and went to University in Norwich to study Catering and Hospitality Management. He travelled around Asia and worked in Hong Kong as a teacher and then returned to England to work in a church in West Bromwich.

Fr Tommy trained for the priesthood at the College of the Resurrection in Mirfield which included various placements in South Africa. He served as a curate in Hanley, Vicar of Fenton and now as Priest-in-charge of St Margaret’s Wolstanton and Vicar of St Mark’s Basford.

He enjoys cooking, travelling, theatre, walking and reading.