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- National Churches Trust
020 7600 6090
An independent source of advice and grants. Their website includes a directory of professional advisers, building contractors and craftsmen.
- Building Conservation Directory
An annual publication and also an online database of suppliers and professional advisers.
020 7898 1866
The Churchcare website offers advice for Anglican parishes on the care and development of their buildings. Much of the advice is applicable to any place of worship.
- Faith in Maintenance
020 7456 0913
Guidance on how to maintain your building and information on maintenance training courses.
Registers of Conservation Accredited Professionals
Statutory Amenity Societies
The following trusts take ownership of redundant places of worship and maintain them.
- Chapels Society
01283 558 169
Promotes interest in the architectural and historical importance of all nonconformist places of worship and their associated structures
- Ecclesiological Society
c/o 38 Rosebery Avenue, New Malden, Surrey, KT3 4JS
For the study of church architecture, furnishings and liturgy. Their website gives access to the society's own publications but also to a wide range of other material on historic churches
- Health and Safety Executive
0845 345 0055
- Jewish Heritage UK
Jewish Heritage UK, PO Box 193, Manchester M13 9PL
Dedicated to caring for the historic buildings, sites and collections of Britain's Jewish community
020 7430 0730
National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies. NADFAS Church Recorders are volunteers who make comprehensive records of the contents of churches. They also make church trails for children
- One Church 100 Uses
020 7785 6202
Promoting and assisting the effective regeneration of churches for wider community use
- Shrinking the Footprint
020 7591 1865