Fourth Christian Heritage Conference, 8th March 2019, Retford

Fourth Christian Heritage Conference is taking place on 8th March 2019 in Retford Pilgrims & Prophets is a social enterprise managed by Christians from local churches in Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire. Their goal is to share our region’s rich Christian heritage and celebrate its present day church community and fellowship. Following the success of previous events attended by […]

Wolds welcome, walking Lincolnshire’s churches

Run as part of ExploreChurches’ HLF funded Great Interpretation project, this is a walk of just over 9 miles exploring three delightful Lincolnshire churches whilst taking in the breathtaking views of the rolling Wolds. The walk will visit: Belchford St Peter & St Paul Gather at the church (parking and toilets at nearby village hall). […]

Explore the Explorers of Lincolnshire, 20th March 2019

Run as part of ExploreChurches’ HLF funded Great Interpretation project, this is s guided coach tour visiting four of East Lincolnshire’s hidden churches and discovering the stories they hold. They are offering two pick up points: 8.30am : Nottingham (Mount Street/Maid Marian Way coach stop) to travel to Lincolnshire 10.30am : Revesby St Lawrence Churches […]

Explore Churches’ new website goes live

The new website has several new and exciting features. You can keep up with the new churches, themed lists, trails and events by signing up for a monthly five minute update. You’ll get great ideas and inspiration for where to visit next. And there is an open invitation to add your church to this inspiring […]

ComRes Visiting Churches Poll: 49% of British adults visited a church in last year

The National Churches Trust’s poll of 2,037 British people, conducted by ComRes in September 2018, which shows that 49% of British adults visited a church, chapel or meeting house in the last year. That is equivalent to 25 million people.  24% said they had visited a church building, chapel, or meeting house to attend a […]

Invitation to tender: Herefordshire and Shropshire Churches Tourism Group – Tourism Capacity Building Project

Herefordshire  and Shropshire Churches Tourism Group – Tourism Capacity Building Project Herefordshire Churches Tourism Group (HCTG) is an independent and constituted, ecumenical voluntary group consisting of 101 members, formed in 2005).  The main aim of the group is to promote church tourism, using a network of some of the best faith buildings in the county […]

Children’s book on Pugin

    A very well worth place to visit is the St Augustine’s & Pugin: Shrine & Visitor Centre celebrating the place where St Augustine landed in 597AD to bring the Gospel to England and where the great Victorian architect, Augustus Pugin, lived, worked and built his personal church. A new small book for children called Mr […]

Announcing our 2018 Annual Symposium and AGM in Worcester

You are warmly invited to join with us on Saturday 13th October 2018 from 10.00am onwards in the Old Palace, Worcester, to share in an interactive workshop thinking about and discussing: Partnering: We cannot do it all on our own!  This will provide an opportunity to spend the day with a variety of practitioners, thinking and talking about […]