Latest news

The latest news about our work supporting the UK's churches. If you need more information contact our Head of Communications Eddie Tulasiewicz on 07742 932278.

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Grantee churches update - July 2020

You can find information about all the churches, chapels and meeting houses we have helped on our grants map. Our work is funded by our supporters, trusts and foundations, and not by church...

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Managing your church in the era of Covid

**RULES AND GUIDANCE IS CONSTANTLY CHANGING. WE ENDEAVOUR TO UPDATE THE INFORMATION BELOW, BUT DUE TO CONSTANTLY CHANGING SITUATIONS, SOME OF THE LINKS MAY NOT BE THE MOST RECENT. IN THE MEANTIME...

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Churches and COVID-19 - Opinion Poll

A new opinion poll by Savanta ComRes for the National Churches Trust shows what the public think are the most important uses for churches and chapels after the COVID-19 lockdown eases and reveals...

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Church heroes

Our thoughts are with all our Friends and supporters who are living through the coronavirus pandemic, the biggest public health emergency of our lifetimes. Many thanks to those of you who have been...

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Easter funding boost for churches

Broadcaster and journalist Huw Edwards, Vice President of The National Churches Trust, said:  “The UK's historic churches and chapels are a vital part of our national heritage. During the coronavirus...

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Treasure Ireland

The project, which will run over three years, includes a new grants fund which will offer between £500 - £10,000 for repairs and maintenance to help keep churches in good condition and so prevent...

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Coronavirus

Following the announcement from HM Government on Monday 16 March, National Churches Trust staff are now working from home. Staff can be contacted via email and by telephone in the normal way. Contact...

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Churches asked to take part in new research study

Churches, chapels and meeting houses in the UK are being asked to take part in a new online survey to help find out how they are  maintained, funded, managed and contribute to their wider communities...

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Thumbs up for MaintenanceBooker

Church buildings require maintaining and it is often the routine, mundane jobs, like gutter clearing, that can all too easily be forgotten in the day to day running of a parish. When Chris Pullen,...

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Fabric grant funding made easier for churches

The Church of England, working with the Wolfson Foundation and the National Churches Trust (NCT), has today announced that during 2020 administration of the Wolfson Foundation funds for fabric...