Ashley Thomas was born on the 14 November 1961 to Sandy Thomas and Dorothy Thomas. He had a brother Luke Thomas. In the early 1980s Dorothy fell ill and Sandy helped her die. Ashley was estranged from Sandy due to this. Ashley trained as a priest and was later ordained.
1996-EditAshley arrived in the village in 1996 to marry Linda Glover and Biff Fowler. He was appointed the new parish vicar. Ashley settled into life in the village. In March 1997, Ashley conducted the funeral of Kim Tate. Frank Tate, while on day release from remand got angry with a journalist. Ashley told Frank this is not the time and Frank asked "When is it ever the right time Reverend?".
In late April 2000, Ashley and Bernice Blackstock started dating.
Father Sandy Thomas
Mother Dorothy Thomas
Siblings Luke Thomas
Nieces Jasmine Thomas