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St Bartholomew’s Church Restoration and Fundraising Project

The restoration work at St Bartholomew’s Church is now underway. The Chancel roof has been re leaded and the drain pipes are being replaced. The large east window (made in 1862 by Capronnier of Brussels) and also another window have been removed and taken away for restoration. Some areas of stonework has been replaced and re pointed.

Funds raised at December 31st 2006

Promises Auction - £1899
Bridge Days - £3090
Jazz Evening - £663
Safari Lunch - £279
Judith Hibbert Concert - £600
Last Night of the Proms - £676
Car Boot Sales - £644
Cards & Candles Evening - £360
Stalls at Appleby Fair & Winterton Open Day - £482
Carol Singing Evening - £253
Lunches at Open Gardens - £126
Appleby Calendar 2007 - £1225
‘Simnel Cake Bake’ - £600
Appleby Recipe Book - £1248
Donation from Lord St Oswald - £5000
Donations at Joe Hutton’s party - £505
Donations in remembrance of Joe Hutton - £640
Donation from Redbourne Bowls Club - £1000
Donation from Appleby Produce Show - £300
Individual donations - £1617
Miscellaneous - £228

Total funds raised by the above events: £21,435

Grant Monies:
English Heritage - £26,445
Historic Churches Trust - £10,000

Further monies promised:
Lincolnshire Old Churches Trust and Wren - £7000
Approximately balance due from English Heritage - £16,000

Here are details if you would like to talk about fundraising or the
Church in general.
Heading the fundraising team are Alan & Pam. They can be contacted by telephone on 01724 733001. Also Mary & Ralph by telephone on 01724 733984 or Alice Nunn, the vicar, on 01724 732262. Or email us and we will endeavour to put you in touch with one of the fund raising committee members.

Read all about our lovely Church - don’t miss the links to more pages regarding different aspects of this historic building.

We keep a tally here of the total funds raised.

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Links to Fundraising Events:

The Appleby Life Calendar - 2007

Promises Auction 2004

The Great Simnel Cake Bake, March 2005

Page updated:
January 16th 2007

Update: November 11 2006
Restoration work begins