Sacred Wales: the search for Wales’ favourite church or chapel

With over 4,500 churches and chapels, Wales has some of the most beautiful and historic religious buildings in the world. Including ancient churches, medieval cathedrals, and hilltop chapels – Wales has got the lot! To celebrate and raise awareness of Wales’ religious heritage, we have launched ‘Sacred Wales’ – ‘Cymru Sanctaidd’ giving people a chance […]

Announcing our Annual Symposium

You are warmly invited to join with us on Saturday 22 October from 10.00am onwards in the Library of The Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban, to share in an interactive workshop thinking about and discussing: The Contribution of Church Buildings to the Mission of the Church The day will begin with a presentation […]

TRAINING: What Should We Do With Our Church?

There is still time to book for an opportunity to see what can be done with an old Victorian Church, a small but willing congregation who can catch the vision, an entrepreneurial spirit, some hard work fund-raising, some hard work to make links with the local community, and some real thought and good taste going […]

A visit to Liverpool

The Churches Visitor & Tourism Association invites you to LIVERPOOL (St Agnes & St Pancras Church, Ullet Road, Liverpool L17 3BA) on Saturday June 18th from 10.30am Just £12 (non CVTA Members) or £8 (CVTA Members) plus £4 on the day for a Dayrider bus ticket (free for OAP / Concessionary Pass Holders).   Come […]

TRAINING: Open Door Forum Yorkshire

The Churches Visitors and Tourism Association present an Open Door Forum A day to share your experiences of open church and listen to those of others. Come and listen! Come and share! Come and discuss! Together we can find examples of good practice in making our church buildings work for us to bring new people […]

Vacancies – Project Officer – Inspired North East

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Project Officer to join our Inspired North East team. Building on our unique heritage, our aim is to secure sustainable futures for our churches as living places of worship as well as providing local communities with buildings to be used and enjoyed and places to welcome visitors. […]

Exhibition of Stained Glass by Margaret Rope

Margaret Agnes Rope, who was born and raised in Shrewsbury, was one of the greatest stained-glass artists of the early twentieth century, and her works can be seen all over the world. Despite her obvious genius, her name is hardly remembered at all; and we hope this exhibition – the first dedicated solely to her […]

Methodist heritage seeks volunteers

The Methodist Church is seeking three volunteers with proven expertise to help support the care and promotion of Methodist archives and heritage. Would you, or do you know of others you would like to encourage to, consider these opportunities to serve the Methodist Church? Please feel free to share this email widely. If you have […]

Annual Art Exhibition at St Mary’s Church, Thirsk

A special exhibition featuring a selection of art work produced by local students who attend art classes at Thirsk Town Hall. The Art at St Mary’s Exhibition will be open daily from Saturday 2nd – Saturday 30th May from 10am – 4pm except on Sundays when it is open 12 noon – 4pm.