Directory: Churches and People

Reminder: 'Repair, Rebuild, Rediscover'

24 January 2018

There has been a great deal of interest in Repair, Rebuild, Rediscover: Effective Church Building Projects, a conference that will be hosted by the diocesan Church Buildings Team. Here is a reminder of some of the detail relating to the conference, such as how to book free tickets, plus news of the speakers booked for the event.

On Saturday, 21st April 2018 the diocesan Church Buildings Team will host a conference titled Repair, Rebuild, Rediscover: Effective Church Building Projects. If you would like to know how to plan a church project for repair, re-ordering or community use and how to find the funding or only have the first inkling of an idea, then this conference is for you. It will involve speakers in the morning, followed by workshop sessions in the afternoon with opportunities to speak with various grant funders and also members of different diocesan teams.  

Speakers at the conference are set to include:

  • The Rt Revd Christopher Lowson (Bishop of Lincoln)

  • Diana Evans (Historic England)

  • Dr Matthew Godfrey (Diocese of Lincoln)

  • Lesley Owen-Jones (HLF Nottingham)

  • Becky Clark (ChurchCare, the Church of England).

The conference is free to attend and includes lunch. Places can be booked on line now via Eventbrite here, or alternatively by contacting Fran Bell, Church Development Officer (T: 01522 50 40 18; E: or Matthew Godfrey, Historic Churches Support Officer (T: 01522 50 40 48; E: