• Becoming a young Conservation Champion

    16 July 2021

    Our Heritage Learning team encourages children and young people to stand in the footsteps of our ancestors, create an inspired artwork - even find out about fungus!

  • The call of the craft skills

    02 July 2021

    We find out about some of the recent projects that our craft skills contractors have been working on.

  • Celebrating 50 years since we took on caring for our first church

    07 May 2021

    Fifty years ago today, our first church of St Peter’s Edlington was vested with CCT

  • Holy Trinity – The restoration and conservation journey of a Sunderland church and its organ

    26 March 2021

    Holy Trinity has been in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust (CCT) since 1988. However until recently, the Grade I listed building, which is the oldest in Sunderland’s East End, has been on Historic England’s ‘at risk’ register.

  • Meet our team: Layla Fedyk, Volunteer Interpretation Assistant

    04 March 2021

    This month we heard from Layla Fedyk who has recently joined us as a Volunteer Interpretation Assistant.

  • Meet our team: Joanna Weaver, Volunteer

    10 February 2021

    In this blog series we look forward to introducing our team here at the CCT. We hope you will enjoy learning more about the scope and variety of the work that we do.

  • Meet our team: Brook Bishop, Volunteer Interpretation Assistant

    14 January 2021

    Brook Bishop has recently joined us as a Volunteer Interpretation Assistant, and is helping to create new online audio guides for several churches

  • Church Monument of the Month - January 2021 - All Saints', Conington

    06 January 2021

    A historic and unique monument in England...

  • Christmas learning resources

    02 December 2020

    Christmas is coming and so too is CCT’s latest learning resource for schools with St Nicholas as the theme of this teaching pack for Key Stages 1 & 2

  • Christmas Gift Ideas

    01 December 2020

    Checkout these Christmas gift ideas that would be perfect for any historic church lover!

  • Meet our team: Suzanne Harris, Fundraising Manager

    01 December 2020

    In this blog series we look forward to introducing our team here at the CCT. We hope you will enjoy learning more about the scope and variety of the work that we do. This week we spoke to Suzanne Harris, our Fundraising Manager.

  • Leaky gutters and blocked drains

    27 November 2020

    A closer look at the ways in which we care for our churches