Paul Walker

Photo on 2014-04-07 at 1046Revd Dr Paul Walker has been the minister of Highgate Baptist Church in Birmingham since 1983.  An Inner City church where most of the congregation are older Caribbean women, it is the church where Revd Peter Stanford, an African American ex-slave, was minister between 1889 and 1895.  Paul's discovery of, and research into Stanford's forgotten history led to a PhD and the discovery of many African American, Caribbean and African people who were part of the British church and various Reform movements during the 18th, 19th and early 20th century.