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Launch of £5million Anniversary Fund

In celebration of their 60th anniversary, the Garfield Weston Foundation has launched a new one-off fund of £5million to support Capital projects to provide new or improved facilities for local communities across the UK.  The Fund will close for applications … Continue reading

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Governments vision and strategy for Heritage and the Historic Environment

  https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/664657/Heritage_Statement_2017__final_-_web_version_.pdf

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Heritage Lottery Fund Changes for 2018

The HLF have announced some interim changes to our grant making. As we move towards a new Strategic Funding Framework in early 2019, our Board has agreed that the next financial year 2018/19 will be a transitional year. This, along … Continue reading

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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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St John Beckermet it’s brick lined walls hosts an array of C10-C11 fragments https://t.co/0Rd3BcPb8o
St Bridget, The Low Church plain & simple building with c9 cross shafts in the oval Saxon graveyard https://t.co/fNxbdGCcVk
Ponsonby church islanded by a ha-ha. With windows by Morris & Co & Holiday. https://t.co/DG8gdSB9ZN

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