Newland Tower Renovations

A project to repair the tower at All Saints Newland was completed in June 2017. The work  started in October 16 and finished in June 17, involved lots of raking out and re-pointing in lime mortar, the occasional replacement of badly eroded stone and the removal or vegetation that had grown into the mortar joints at high level.

The project cost in the region of £123,000 +VAT and was funded by a grant of £111,600 from The Heritage Lottery Fund and a number of smaller grants from
The Gloucestershire Historic Churches Trust – £3,000
All Churches Trust – £2,300
Warnford Ecclesiastical Trust
The Langtree Trust – £750 – and a private donation. VAT will be claimed back under the Listed Places of Worship Scheme.

Below is a time-lapse video that will give you an idea of the work that was done on the tower. The galleries of pictures document the renovations. Please click on an image to see a larger version.

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Current status of Churches in the Mid-Wyedean Parish

For the foreseeable future we will be offering the following at the Churches in our Parish:

The Good Shepherd, Broadwell – A Service of Holy Communion at 10.15am each Sunday

Numbers will be limited so please express an interest in coming by calling or emailing either Rev’d Sarah Bick or the Parish office on the numbers below.

All Saints Church, Newland  Open during the day for private prayer and for Evening Prayer at 4pm on the second and fourth Sundays of the month.

All Saints Church, Staunton Open during the day for private prayer and for Evening Prayer at 4pm on the first and third Sundays of the month.

 St Saviour’s Church, Redbrook Open during the day for private prayer

‘Little Larder and Community freezer meals available’

St Peter’s Church, Clearwell  Open for Weddings and Funerals only

For more details please contact:

Vicar: Revd Sarah Bick.  Telephone 01594 835476 or email sarah@thebickerage.org.uk

Or

Parish Office: Tel:  07933 935534  Email: office.midwyedean@gmail.com

www.mid-wyedeanchurches.co.uk

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