St John's Blackpool

Who's Who?

Rev Steve Haskett, Vicar. Steve

Steve was born and brought up in Blackpool, a 'proper sandgrown'un'. He spent nine years serving as a Police Officer in the town before answering God's call to ministry.  A 'cradle Anglican', Steve made a clear commitment to follow Jesus after a renewal experience in his late 20's. He trained for ministry at  Cranmer Hall, part of Durham University. After Ordination, he served at Anchorsholme All Saints before becoming Vicar of St John's in February 2017. 

Steve is married to Lisa, a children's worker in a local primary school. Lisa is involved in the children's and family's work at St John's and also serves in the music team. They have a son called Owen, who is 18 and studying Asia Pacific Studies with Japanese at University. Owen serves in the music team at St John's.