David & cath Podmore are our Founding Pastors, planting Blackburn Vineyard Church in April 2012.
They have been married for 44 years and have two daughters, two granddaughters and one grandson. Their full-time ministry started way back in 1994. Initially, training at Moorlands Bible College; then leading an independent evangelical church in Winslow, Buckingham for 15 years ... before being called back to Blackburn to establish the vineyard Church here.
In April 2021 they handed on the leadership to Andrew & Michelle Carruthers.