Specialist Skills Directory

A directory of specialist crafts people working to preserve the nation's heritage buildings.

Whether you need a blacksmith or a embroiderer, a steeplejack or a stained glass restorer, look first in our Specialist Skills Directory - you should be able to find the right person for the job. Anything from a leaking roof or stained glass that needs repairing, to new toilet facilities that need installing, to IT support and fundraising consultants.

Read the stories of the skilled craftspeople who work with historic buildings on our blog

The use of trade, firm or business names in the Specialist Skills Directory is for the information and convenience of the reader. Such use does not constitute an endorsement or approval by the National Churches Trust of any product or service to the exclusion of others that may be suitable.

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Carter Jonas

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Carter Jonas’ Building Consultancy experts look to maintain and enhance our clients’ property assets by providing high-level strategic advice together with implementation of services delivered by...

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Lead It Be Ltd

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Greater London, Hampshire, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Sussex

info@leaditbe.co.uk, 077481851977. Heritage leadwork and roofing Specialist. Central London all areas of the southeast. Historical roofing methods used, Commercial and domestic projects. Fully...

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Ablemarsh Safety Consultants

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

We provide a full range of Health and Safety services, including Fire Risk Assessments, General Risk Assessments (Audit) and a Competent Person Service.  

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Universal Stone Limited

Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Greater London, Hertfordshire, Kent, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Suffolk, Surrey, Sussex

Providers of high end specialist construction and restoration services for ecclesiastical buildings. USL’s construction services cover all forms of heritage and church conservation and restoration.


benjamin + beauchamp architects

Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire

b2 architects specialise in the repair and conservation of churches and working with PCC to deliver their projects. The practice is actively involved with church re-ordering projects which vary in...

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Gillett & Johnston (Croydon) Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Gillett & Johnston has been manufacturing, installing and servicing clocks of all types for clients around the world since 1844. Our commissions can be seen in landmark sites worldwide and in...

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Integrated Contamination Management UK Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

ICM's chemical-free, Relative Humidity controlled warm-air method sensitively eradicates damage-causing insects such as woodworm and other wood borers, moth, carpet beetle, silverfish, book louse,...

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MS Joinery & Roofing

Northern Ireland

We are a reliable team that carry out roof restoration, from tiling, slating and lead work.  


Alto Electrical Limited

Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Rutland

Alto Electrical Limited are passionate about protecting unique and historic buildings from unnecessary disruption or damage to their crucial character. When undertaking a project, we will ensure that...


Compton Fundraising Consultants Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Compton is the UK’s market leading fundraising firm. Over the last seven decades we have planned and managed fundraising campaigns for hundreds of church and diocesan projects and over 20 UK...

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Scorer Hawkins Architects

Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland

  Scorer Hawkins Architects are an established RIBA Chartered Practice, based in Lincolnshire, specialising in the design and conservation of buildings in historic settings. We offer a broad range of...