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Roll up, run up and rev up for 2018 Ride+Stride event

Hundreds of people across the county are preparing to take part in the biggest national fundraiser for churches on Saturday September 8, and there’s still time to get involved. Ride+Stride is an opportunity for individuals, friends and families to get on their bike, horse or scooter, walk or drive between churches, raising money through sponsorship…
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Ride+Stride: Why should my church take part?

Last year GHCT was delighted to be able to award grants totalling £150,000 to congregations needing financial help with repairs, maintenance and improvements to their churches. This record amount was made possible thanks to our generous supporters and the success of our annual fundraiser ‘Ride+Stride’ – a sponsored event in which people visit local churches…

Where you’ve helped: St Peter, Newnham

Work has started on the restoration of the bells of St Peter's Newnham, Gloucestershire, a project GHCT supported with a grant of £7500 in June. Work started on July 2 to dismantle the bells, fittings, frame and bell-chamber floor. The bellhanger from Nicholson Engineering in Bridport, Ian Hasman, is being supported by 6 local volunteers.…

GHCT launches Ride+Stride event for 2018

People from all over the county gathered at St Mary’s church in Frampton-on-Severn on Tuesday night (June 26) to celebrate the launch of this year’s Ride+Stride event, which takes place on September 8. This national event is run in this area by the Gloucestershire Historic Churches Trust and encourages people to visit their local churches…

Will you be attending our AGM? Please let us know

We’re hoping to see lots of our supporters at tonight's Annual General Meeting. It’s a chance to hear about the work of the Trust and to enjoy a tour and talk in the beautiful church of St Mary the Virgin, Frampton on Severn. There will be refreshments to follow – and of course Frampton &…

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