The Reverend Michael Burns is Vicar of Christ Church West Wimbledon
Michael was born in Southend and went to school at Christ's Hospital, Horsham in Sussex. After a gap year working in a children's home in Berlin, he trained for the ordained ministry at King’s College London and at Chichester Theological College. He served his first curacy in the Broseley Group of Parishes near Telford in Shropshire before moving to a second curacy at All Saints Ecumenical Church, Pin Green in Stevenage. He was then appointed Vicar of Tattenham Corner and Burgh Heath, Epsom in Surrey and after 8 years there he was appointed Chaplain for Younger People at the new Ecumenical Church of Christ the Cornerstone in Milton Keynes. In January 2000 he was appointed Vicar of King Charles the Martyr, Potters Bar in Hertfordshire where he has worked for the past 17 years. During this time he served as Assistant Area Dean of Barnet, and Area Dean of Barnet.
Revd Michael Burns
A new initiative – “Michael’s Messages” An occasional newsletter with details of current developments