posted 8th November 2019
the latest November 2019 newsletter from Marianne Overton is here
posted 22st August 2019
the latest September 2019 Bugle is here
posted 28th March 2019
Three documents to download from the meeting on the 27th March for the proposed Beckingham Conservation Area (BCA) - BCA Appraisal Consultation document , BCA Management Plan Consultation document and BCA Questionaire
All Saints is a Grade 1 listed building, which has suffered too long from degradation by the weather and past neglect. It was closed in 1998 and almost declared redundant. But the villagers and the PCC are determined to bring it back into use again - and a good start has been made, gaining funds to restore the roofing. But there is so much more we want to do! We are a small village in Lincolnshire, near the Nottinghamshire border, on the A17.
We have THREE objectives:
Objective 1: Looking Up:
To restore the chancel as a glowing neo-gothic jewel, a focus for worship and a real 'gateway to heaven' area! Already we are holding services there, though the walls are peeling!
Objective 2:Looking Out:
To transform the rest of the 13th century grade 1 listed building - back to its almost Cistercian simplicity, with soaring arches, and a great space were community events can take place - and with such adjuncts as catering facilities, disabled loo and room for concerts, art exhibitions and so on!
Objective 3: Looking Forward
To make the church 'sustainable'. Projects need to self-sustain! So we are hoping to put in solar heating, and facilities which will allow the church to become a place which pays for itself! I hope it will become a beacon for the future development of many other rural churches.
Revd Alison Healy 01400 273718 or 07962318728 firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Warden Gill Green 626635
Beckingham Parish Council 2019 vers 5
(To make a booking contact Lawrence Tatton 07900 104481)
Parish Council Meetings 2020 Parish Council Meeting Wednesday 8th January 2020 7.00pm
Friday 19.00 to 23.00
Saturday 16.00 to 19.00
Sunday 12.00 to 14.00