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Discover DeCrypt receives Gloucestershire Historic Churches Trust Grant

Discover DeCrypt has received a grant from the Gloucestershire Historic Churches Trust (GHCT) to help with the restoration of the historic St Mary de Crypt church and Tudor Old Crypt school. The grant of £10,000 presented by Jonathan MacKechnie-Jarvis of GHCT will go towards the repairs of the dormer windows, a beautiful and characteristic feature…

Read all about it! Latest GHCT newsletter out now

Welcome to GHCT's latest newsletter with updates on what's been taking place over the past few months. Our next event is the AGM and Ride+Stride launch which will take place on 26 June 2018 at 6pm at St Mary's Church, Frampton on Severn. We look forward to seeing many of you there. Until then, thank…

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…

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