Appeal Updates

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS OF WORKS JUNE2018

Tuesday 3rd July 2018

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UPDATE JUNE 2018

Tuesday 3rd July 2018

UPDATE JUNE 2018 We have completed all the external and internal works that were specified for the second phase of repairs, and more besides on the roof, which has alleviated the majority of the internal leaks for the future. As ever, the fabric of St. Thomas threw up many queries and unexpected problems to be solved/worked around; is there anyone in the population who remembers the heater in the North Aisle (the asbestos lined flue was discovered in the re-roofing of the North Aisle)? Similarly, does anyone have memories of works undertaken in the 1950's/60's (likely to have been post war) that involved concrete wall plates and new plasterboard ceilings for the main Nave and some of the South Aisle. A big thank…

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UPDATE: August 2016

Saturday 1st July 2017

The work has begun on Phase two. Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the funding of this very important phase. The works are scheduled to be completed aroun December 2017, when the church will be open again during the day. UPDATE JULY 2015 The work on the roof is going very well and we hope to have it completed by September. As a result of the work being carried out the congregation are moving back in for the Summer! Thank you for all your support so far. The work has started on St Thomas thanks to a number of very generous donations from the local community of over £20,000 as well as some substantial donations from the Heritage Lottery Fund (£198,000),…

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