Chaplain to the High Sheriff of Shropshire

The Reverend Kelvin Price.

The Reverend Kelvin Price was born in 1978 and raised in Sutton Coldfield.

After leaving school, he completed a four year electrical engineering apprenticeship and then for a short while was a personal fitness instructor.

He served as a Non-Commissioned Officer with the Royal Green Jackets, and it was during this time as a soldier that his calling to ministry and the Church was searched out.

After being accepted by the Church of England to start training for the priesthood, he studied at the University of Oxford, and successfully completed his degree of Bachelor of Theology in June 2010. He was ordained Deacon in Hereford Cathedral in July 2010, and took his place as Curate in the Cleobury Mortimer Benefice. In 2013 he became Priest in Charge of 7 parishes within the Ludlow Team Ministry. Then in 2017 he became the Rector of Ludlow.

Apart from his enthusiastic ministry to God and the Church of England, Kelvin loves to watch and play sports especially golf, rugby and football. However, the majority of his spare time he spends with his wife Ruth and their six children.