Rev Anthea Ballam

Rev Anthea Ballam is an Interfaith Minister based in Brighton, Sussex. Working as a journalist, writer and company director for many years Anthea started training as a minister 13 years ago. She is currently Secretary of the Interfaith Contact Group of Brighton and Hove and served as Chaplain to the Mayor of Brighton and Hove in 2016/7. 

The funerals Anthea ministers vary from services for non-believers, to those with Christian, Pagan and Buddhist beliefs. She started to write funeral readings after she was ordained in 2007 and has continued to do so ever since. All the readings on this website are written by her. She ministers funerals in Sussex, London and across the country and can be contacted by email:

She also has a website: