Nigel is a Methodist Minister serving Malvern in the South Worcestershire Circuit, a Spiritual Director and retreat leader. He has been a Methodist preacher since 1976 and after briefly working in mental health and the travel industry an ordained minister since 1993. He trained at Wesley College Bristol and has served in Cumbria, Merseyside, Buckinghamshire and the West Country. His ministry has seen him serve as a prison and Fire Service chaplain and has included an exchange stay with the United Church of Zambia. He is a member of the Franciscan Third Order (TSSF), and his hobbies include all things to do with Apple Computers, music, photography and watching wildlife.
Sylvia is a priest in the Church of England (retired), a Spiritual Director and retreat leader. She graduated from Sheffield University, and after working in the Careers Service, she trained for the ministry at Queen's College Birmingham and the Northern Ordination Course. She has ministered in parishes in Merseyside, Buckinghamshire and the West Country. She loves reading, athletics and football, and is a big fan of Liverpool FC. She attended the 2002 Manchester Commonwealth Games with her family, and in 2012 the London Olympic Games.