GRANT from the NATIONAL CHURCHES TRUST for Polwarth Church

 

 

 

 

NATIONAL CHURCHES TRUST – KEEPING CHURCHES, CHAPELS AND MEETING HOUSES ALIVE

The National Churches Trust is delighted to support Polwarth Parish Church with a grant towards work under the Drennan Hall to deal with a rising water table causing water ingress. The work involves excavating the earth floor and putting in a sump below the foundation level where a pump will be located to drain water via a discharge pipe into a rainwater gulley.

The National Churches Trust (founded in 1953 as the Historic Churches Preservation Trust) is the national charity supporting church buildings of historic, architectural, and community value that are open for worship.

We receive no financial support from government or church authorities and rely on the support of people like you to carry out our work.

Thanks to the generosity of our Friends and supporter we have provides over twelve thousand grants and loans and ensured that churches, chapels and meeting houses throughout the UK have remained open and in good repair awn with modern facilities to ensure that they can serve the needs of local communities.

One way you can support us today is by becoming a Friend of the National Churches Trust. Friends receive invitations to our events, including church tours; a subscription to our bi-annual Friends Newsletter and regular Friends E-newsletters; a complimentary copy of our Annual Review and a range of offers including discounted home insurances.

New Friends receive a free copy of English Parish Churches and Chapels: Art, Architecture and People, by Dr Matthew Bryne, a beautiful and inspiring bool of photographic portraits.

Other ways you can support us include:

  • Making a one off donation via our website.
  • Consider remembering us in your will.
  • If you use Facebook or Twitter please ‘like’ or ‘follow’ the Trust. Our Twitter address is @NatChurchTrust and you can find us on Facebook by searching for National Churches Trust.

For more details please visit website www.nationalchurchestrust.org, contact 020 7222 0605, email info@nationalchurchestrust.org, or write to National Churches Trust, 7 Tufton Street, London, SW1P 3QB.

With many thanks, Luke March DL, Chairman.

by Dawn Whittaker Administrator Property Team

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