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Who’s Who – Peter Stratton

Peter was baptised at St Andrew’s Caversham in November 1954, attended St Peter’s where he was confirmed on 10th December 1966. He was a server at St Peter’s. He was married at St Peter’s in 1984. From then he was a member of St Margaret’s Mapledurham, serving on CLT and as Churchwarden 2008 to 2016. He was re-elected as Churchwarden 2021.

Peter is now retired from work having served in the police service from 1971 to 2020 that included locations of Reading, Oxford and Bermuda.

Peter returned from Bermuda in 1980 to care for his brother who was seriously disabled as a result of an industrial accident.

In 1984 Peter married Elisabeth and they have an adult daughter and son.

Peter has an allotment and enjoys growing vegetables from seeds.

Peter’s faith as a Christian came firstly from his father and then from his own reliance on the word of God through the bible. He has a favourite passage of Proverbs 3:5-6.