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Stained glass in Gloucestershire churches - nine of the best

Stained glass has been used to decorate churches for hundreds of years, and we’re fortunate to have some fine examples locally in Gloucestershire, South Gloucestershire and North Bristol. A combination of engineering skills and artistic expression, in medieval times it was the principal pictorial art form, illustrating Bible stories to largely illiterate congregations. The dissolution…

Churches across Gloucestershire share £80,000 for urgent repairs

This new year brings an £80,000 funding boost for projects in local churches thanks to a grants award by the Gloucestershire Historic Churches Trust (GHCT). The grants aim to keep churches in a good state of repair so that they can be used and enjoyed but their local communities today and in the future. GHCT…

Ride+Stride fundraising reaches £40k!

Thank you to everyone who has sent in their Ride+Stride sponsorship - we're up to £40,000! If you've still got forms to send in, please pop them in the post to Glenn our Ride+Stride Organiser. If you've any questions about how to complete the forms, give him a call and he'll be very happy to…

Ride+Stride tally reaches £25,000

It's thank you time again - to all those who have sent in their Ride+Stride sponsorship money. The tally so far is £25,000 and our County Organiser is still busy! If you've got the forms sitting on your desk or kitchen table, please take a moment to check that all the details are completed and…

Grants available for Gloucestershire Churches

If your church is struggling to meet the cost of planned repairs, improvements or maintenance, it could be eligible for a grant from the Gloucestershire Historic Churches Trust. The deadline for the next round of grants is October 31. A member of the grants committee will visit churches to review their application and the committee…

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