Gateway was established in 2002 primarily for the people of southern Kettering. Pastor Brian and Heather Hannant had been running Braunton Pentecostal Church in North Devon since 1988 when they felt they should to move back to the Midlands.


After working for a while with Kettering Christian Centre it became apparent there was a need for a community church covering the Highfield estate and surrounding areas. A small group opened a Sunday evening service in Barnes Close Community Centre and then expanded to hire the lounge in St Clement's Court sheltered housing complex.


The doors to Speight's Corner were opened for

worship on Easter Sunday 2011 after a great deal of hard

work renovating the



We are grateful to a

lot of people for

their help especially

Kettering Borough

Council and




Edna being baptised
O Happy Day
John and Pat
Harvesters coach trip
Making crafts
Donating to Moldova
Worshipping Jesus
Tent crowd
Christian crafts