Team and Wider Church Info


Catford (Southend) and Downham Team Ministry

We are part of the Catford (Southend) and Downham Team that serves the area of Catford, Whitefoot and Downham. There are three other churches within the Team and their details are given below.

We join with the members of these churches on some of the major Festivals and for various social events. 

The Team clergy work together and often take services in the other churches within the Team.

Team Churches

St. John the Baptist

Bromley Road, SE6 2RP

St. John's is also on Facebook.

St. Luke's

Northover, Downham, BR1 5JR.

St. Mark's, North Downham

Baudwin Road, Catford, SE6 1RN.

St. Mark's is also on Facebook.

Team Clergy

Team Rector: Fr. Martin Thomas (St. John the Baptist)

Tel: 020-8698-8206/07460-257103


Team Vicar: Rev Nick Walsh (St. Luke's and St. Mark's)

Tel: 07774-516204


Diocese of Southwark and the Church of England

We are part of the Diocese of Southwark ( within the Church of England (

East Lewisham Deanery

At a local level we are connected to the East Lewisham Deanery, which is a group of Anglican churches based in the east of the Borough. (