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SPAB National Maintenance Week

National Maintenance Week begins on Friday – a gentle reminder to prepare your property for the worst that winter can bring. Good Maintenance is a year-round activity. Find out how you can get SPAB’s fun handy pocket ‘Love Your Building’ … Continue reading

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Crossing the Threshold

First created by the Diocese of Hereford in 2009 and revised in 2013, a new and expanded Crossing the Threshold Toolkit, funded by the AllChurches Trust, with a new introduction by NCT’s Vice President, Huw Edwards, was launched on Friday. … Continue reading

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Funding & Information Day for Places of Worship

Your Invitation to join us The Churches Trust for Cumbria are delighted to ask you join us for a Funding and Information day. This is a chance to hear about current grants, advice and support for places of worship. The … Continue reading

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Fabric Repairs

Grants are available for PCCs towards the eligible costs of essential fabric repairs in architecturally or historically significant Anglican churches in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. The grants are offered by The Wolfson Foundation and ChurchCare in partnership. Next closing … Continue reading

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National Churches Trust – five point plan

A five point plan to secure the future of the UK’s church buildings has been set out by the National Churches Trust. 1. Prioritise the maintenance of church buildings. It is often more cost-effective to look after historic churches through … Continue reading

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Church Tourism Workshop

A special day of workshops is to explore church tourism and look at the potential to welcome visitors and share your church’s story. Sarah Crossland from the National Churches Trust and trustee of The Churches Visitor and Tourism Association will … Continue reading

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Site Visit and Social at St Oswald’s, Grasmere

The following training event is to be held on the 16th and 17th June 2017, 9.00 – 16.30 Each day will consist of a ‘hard hat’ tour of the scaffolding to the roof of the tower, talks in the church … Continue reading

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Christian Innovation Grants

        Together, we have 20 Christian Innovation Grants of £2,000 on offer for new community projects led by local churches and Christians. Each £2,000 grant will provide essential seed funding to enable the 20 best ideas to … Continue reading

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Funding News

Jewson’s ‘Building Better Communities’ funding is back for 2017 The building firm are offering regional project prizes of £500 to £10,000 and the top regional project will receive £50,000. You can nominate any community building that is making a difference … Continue reading

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The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF)

Grants are available for not-for-profit organisations in the UK to cover some of the costs of developing and co-ordinating a building project and taking it towards the start of work on site. Church Buildings are eligible, however they must be … Continue reading

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