• Young stonemason wins Apprentice of the Year

    30 October 2021

    Tyler Wallace was announced as Trade Apprentice of the Year 2021 at the Constructing Excellence North East G4C award ceremony yesterday

  • Memorial Service at St Margaret's Westminster for Peter Ainsworth

    28 October 2021

    We wish to express our gratitude to our wonderful Chairman, Peter Ainsworth, who sadly died in April.

  • CCT gets £1.6m boost from Culture Recovery Fund

    22 October 2021

    The Churches Conservation Trust is among 142 historic sites across England that are receiving grants through the government’s Culture Recovery Fund.

  • Win one of five pairs of tickets to our Annual Lecture

    12 October 2021

    Join historian, journalist, author and political commentator Simon Heffer for CCT's 2021 Annual Lecture

  • Grant award success for St John's Lancaster

    11 October 2021

    Georgian city church wins £17,355 of new funding

  • Award success for Low Ham Church, Somerset

    08 October 2021

    Congratulations to Meriel O’Dowd, CCT Conservation Projects Manager and team who won an award for CCT

  • Anonymous donor offers hope for Georgian church in Lancaster

    09 September 2021

    Anonymous donor gives £20,000 towards our project to find a new use for the Church of St John the Evangelist in Lancaster.

  • The Queen re-appoints Carol Pyrah to our board of trustees

    12 August 2021

    We are pleased to announce that The Queen has approved the re-appointment of Carol Pyrah as a Trustee of the Churches Conservation Trust for a second term until 31st March 2024.

  • CCT seeks new Chair and Trustees

    02 August 2021

    We are looking for people with experience in both senior executive and non-executive roles who can contribute their expertise to work with CCT to achieve our ambitious strategy

  • Photo competition

    10 July 2021

    Your church photo could feature in our 2022 calendar

  • Appeal to save heritage craft skills

    24 June 2021

    Skills under threat include thatching, flintknapping and lead-working

  • New tenant for St Mary-at-Quay

    28 May 2021

    River Church Ipswich to take over historic town centre church

  • Government funding for repairs to historic windows at St John’s church in Lancaster

    06 May 2021

    St John the Evangelist Church, Lancaster has received £51,875 for vital repairs to windows and doors thanks to grant funding from the government’s £1.57 billion Cultural Recovery Fund.

  • His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh

    12 April 2021

    We are sending our deepest condolences to Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal Family on the passing of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh.

  • Peter Ainsworth

    07 April 2021

    We are very sad to have to announce the sudden passing of our Chair of Trustees, Peter Ainsworth. He has been a passionate advocate for heritage and will be greatly missed.

  • Vandals use figures in historic stained glass for ‘target practice’ in attack on Lincolnshire church

    05 April 2021

    St Helen's Church in Little Cawthorpe has been the target of vandals in a senseless attack on its stained glass.