News Stories

  • Raising the Roof for Dore Abbey

    Dore Abbey (Holy Trinity and St Mary Church) PCC together with the Friends of Dore Abbey are fundraising to replace sections of the Abbey roof. Twenty years on from the repairs to the main roof, urgent repairs are now needed to other sections of the roof to stop water damaging this former Cistercian Abbey which is in the village of Abbey Dore in the Golden Valley, Herefordshire... Read more

  • New services keep churches of the Diocese of Hereford safe for the future

    It is now easier for churches and chapels in Hereford to carry out expert conservation and repair work to stonework, masonry and mortaring and roofs and towers, thanks to an expansion of MaintenanceBooker, www.maintenancebooker.org.uk the heritage website that helps keep church buildings safe for the future... Read more

  • Church sustainability tool developed thanks to Lottery Funding

    A new online system to support churches to develop a future for their buildings will be created by the Diocese of Hereford thanks to a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £39,300... Read more

  • Church repairs project to begin

    A long awaited project to repair Brampton Abbotts church in Herefordshire can now begin, thanks to a confirmed grant of £215,600* from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) it was announced today.
    The Grade II* listed Norman building sits on the edge of the village in a beautiful hilltop setting... Read more

  • Grant to help renovate Brampton Abbotts church

    St Michael and All Angels church in Brampton Abbotts has received a £20,000 funding boost from the National Churches Trust which will help to renovate the church and support extensive repairs to all roofs, drains, stonework, windows, internal walls and ceilings.

    The church is one of... Read more