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Tuesday 19 – Thursday 21 September 2017 (Portsmouth)

A successful conference was held in Portsmouth. Thank you to everyone who made it go so well.

Many of the presentations given were of value beyond the event itself, and so links to them are provided below.

The programme booklet can be downloaded here

The note on DAC visits is available here.

Speakers presentations

Funding forum

The National Churches Trust - and introduction to its grants programmes by Catherine Townsend

The Heritage Lottery Fund - a presentation to help churches to meet HLF outcomes by Sara Crofts

The Allchurches Trust Ltd - an introduction to the funder by Peter Mojsa

The Big Lottery - how the Big Lottery can help churches with community projects by Rosie Mockett

Other presentations

Services advisers for DACs - Geraldine O'Farrel-Wallum

Organs - Dr William McVicker

Fire safety in places of worship - Kevin Thomas, Ecclesiastical

The Bats in Churches project - Genevieve Madgwick


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