Everything within that sacred space – the paintings, the statues, the stained glass – exists for a spiritual purpose.

Patrimony Committee

Details of the Patrimony Committee members and remit.

Care of Churches

Part of the management of historic churches, and any church, is the continuing care for the fabric and furnishings.

Historic Churches Committee

Under the Ecclesiastical Exemption Order 1994 churches and chapels in use for worship are exempted from some of the provisions of planning legislation subject to approved alternative controls and procedures being exercised by Church authorities.