UK – Demand for church repair funding soars

A big increase in the number of the UK’s Christian places of worship seeking funding for repairs and modernisation has been reported by the National Churches Trust.

Annual Review 2011 – 2012Figures released by the National Churches Trust in its Annual Review for 2011-2012 show that the number of churches, chapels and meeting houses applying for funding has doubled.

In 2011 the National Churches Trust, an independent charity which supports places of worship of all Christian denominations across the UK, received 618 applications for grants, compared to 309 received in 2010.

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