RIP Sister Joan Hudspeth CA

25.11.25 - 20.10.17


It is with much sadness that we report the death of our beloved Sister Joan Hudspeth. She passed away peacefully on Friday 20th October in St Richard’s Hospice.  In her last days, Ken Boyce and Mike Bunclark had been regular visitors - they told us that she had received communion and been anointed, was happy and was ready to go.



Joan's funeral will be on Monday 13th November in St Martin’s at 12.45pm followed by the committal at the Crematorium at 1.45pm.  Family flowers only.

Car parking Information

for the Funeral of Sister Joan at St Martin’s Church, London Rd

at 12.45pm on 13th November

There is no parking available at the church.


Download the map




which indicates roadside parking in the vicinity of the church.  

In addition:


•         Parking for about 20 cars at The Sebright Arms, on the corner of Sebright Avenue and London Road (opposite Tesco Express). The pub will be open from 11.30am serving hot drinks.  Those travelling some distance may appreciate rthis kind gesture from the Landlord.  The Sebright Arms is only 2/3 minutes walk away from St Martin's Church.  


•       Parking for up to 40 cars is available at Crown Packaging UK Ltd, Perry Wood Walk – WR5 1EG (lower level of the car park, marked Crown and Crown Visitors, but NOT the first 12 or so bays)


•       Nearest public car parks (less than 1mile away):

a)   Commandery Road – WR1 2LS [30 spaces]

b)   King Street – WR1 2NX [110 spaces]

c)   Clare Street (City Walls Road) – WR1 2AT [51 spaces]

d)   Cathedral Plaza (NCP) – WR1 2NA [325 spaces]

e)   Copenhagen Street – WR1 2HB [161 spaces]


There are buses ( 44, 44C & 44D ) from Cathedral Plaza every 20 minutes  to Sebright Ave. bus stop (St Martin’s Church)


SisterJoan's Diamond Jubilee Celebration 2012

60 years in ther Church Army








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