• 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.

  • Grant success to support reopening of churches

    02 April 2021

    We are delighted to have received a grant award of £120,800 from the Culture Recovery Fund

  • Celebrating successful apprenticeships

    29 March 2021

    Creating bright futures for young people and historic churches

  • Philanthropist pledges £50,000 to help save St Mary’s Church, Shrewsbury

    15 March 2021

    The Campaign to Save St. Mary’s Church, Shrewsbury has received a further boost this week with a £50,000 donation from a local philanthropist.

  • Winners of our 2021 Volunteer Awards Announced

    04 March 2021

    Through our partnership with the Marsh Christian Trust, this annual event celebrates the achievements of volunteers and communities from across the country in supporting and caring for their local historic church through the presentation of the Marsh Volunteer of the Year Awards.

  • Covid-19 Update , 1st March 2021

    01 March 2021

    Following the Government’s recent announcement, we are looking forward to soon welcoming everyone back to CCT churches.

  • Churches Conservation Travel Grant

    07 January 2021

    Grant awards scheme for young craftspeople announced

  • Over £20,000 raised to pay for repairs to church used for illegal New Year’s Eve party

    06 January 2021

    We were saddened by the news of an illegal rave which took place on New Years Eve at our church of All Saints', East Horndon in Essex.

  • Covid-19 Update 5 January 2021

    05 January 2021

    Following the announcement that England is in a national lockdown from 5 January 2021, we regret to say that all CCT churches are closed to visitors.

  • CCT's Sarah Robinson awarded OBE

    04 January 2021

    We are delighted to announce that Sarah Robinson, Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Conservation at The Churches Conservation Trust has been awarded an OBE in the 2021 New Year Honours List.

  • Covid-19 December 2020 Update

    21 December 2020

    Latest update regarding Covid-19

  • Our 2020 Candida Lycett Green Memorial Lecture goes virtual

    20 November 2020

    In this unusually-titled lecture, Dr Wells will explore the sometimes surprising secular uses of churches in the medieval period

  • The Big Christmas Carol Service

    18 November 2020

    A special online service in partnership with the Royal School of Church Music

  • Covid-19 update

    05 November 2020

    Our latest update in light of the new lockdown restrictions