Latest news

The latest news about our work supporting the UK's churches. If you need more information, contact our Communications Manager, Rachael Adams on 07742 800598 or

St Mary the Virgin Whissonsett
(c)St Mary the Virgin church

Christmas funding boost for 49 churches

We are keeping more of the UK's churches, chapels and meeting houses open with funding for urgent repairs, essential maintenance and community facilties.

All Saints Wilby

Friends' Vote winner announced

The winner of the Friends' Vote for 2022 is All Saints church, Wilby in Norfolk

St Macartan Augher

National Church Awards

The winners of the 2022 National Church Awards have been announced.

Philip Rutnam at Ride+Stride
Philip Rutnam

Our new Chairman

Sir Philip Rutnam has become the new Chairman of the National Churches Trust.


Ride+Stride for churches 2022

Thousands of people took part in the annual Ride+Stride fundraiser for historic churches on Saturday 10 September 2022.