Meet the Team
Ian is our Minister and has been at Wade Street Church since 1991. He is originally from Hampshire and spent ten years in north London before moving to Lichfield. He is married to Sally and they have three grown-up children and three grandchildren. In his spare time, Ian enjoys reading, cycling and playing big brass instruments.
Claire Taylor-DedmanChildren’s and Families' Worker
Claire Taylor-Dedman is Wade Street Church’s Children’s and Families’ Worker. Prior to Claire taking on this exciting role in September 2020, she had gained vast experience working alongside children in school and church environments whilst sharing her love for Jesus with them.
Claire is married to Barry and they have three boys. During Claire’s downtime, she enjoys the outdoors, taking in walks, runs and cycling, often drawn to water sports. Claire also enjoys creative and artistic hobbies.
Liz RidlerChurch Administrator
Liz has been the Wade Street Church Administrator since 2018. She was born in South Staffordshire and has lived in the area for most of her life. Married to Steve, they have two adult sons and four grandchildren. Liz enjoys gardening, cooking, reading, doing jigsaws and cross-stitch.