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The CCT @TheCCT England

The Churches Conservation Trust cares for over 350 historic buildings with world-class art, architecture and archaeology spanning 1,000 years of history.

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Some important conservation work will be taking place to conserve and repair this historic tomb of the only Englis… https://t.co/PyYzPbWTflBest wishes to @stainedglassmus at @Ely_Cathedral reopening tomorrow! We're very excited about the Museum's curator… https://t.co/8yMtRz4bKzA few photos from the #church of St Gregory in the #Nottinghamshire hamlet of Fledborough, now in the hands of the… https://t.co/Q5srE57jaX
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8/4
2020
Our historic churches are full of beautiful architectural treasures. Here you can see the breathtaking early 16th-c… https://t.co/LnATkQdI6ZThe historic organ of #NotreDameCathedral is being dismantled so that the majestic instrument, including 8000 pipes… https://t.co/tlyaOpxQ1y @Megthelibraria1 @TheCCT @StroudStory @JudyADoherty @chartres_Fiona @StrayRambler @CarolineIrwin3 @SlCathyhttps://t.co/TaWPLNklPN
Retweeted by The CCTwatch last nights live stream from St Thomas the Martyr here! https://t.co/UHYyKs9dEI raising funds for the @TheCCT
Retweeted by The CCTCleaning gutters may not sound like an exciting job, but it is a vitally important job that we must carry out regul… https://t.co/MgzZamVpaM
Retweeted by The CCTI’m in the midst of an exciting research project on medieval churches as centres of community life. So here’s my da… https://t.co/9QKMMIdwfF
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8/3
2020
Congratulations @TheCCT -“Church Open” We took their advice, consulted the website & went over the border to… https://t.co/dvFkh7z3PX
Retweeted by The CCTDo you have a passion for churches, communities, safeguarding heritage or finding new uses for historic buildings?… https://t.co/DerOFydoEkCleaning gutters may not sound like an exciting job, but it is a vitally important job that we must carry out regul… https://t.co/MgzZamVpaM
8/1
2020
Is there anything so cool as church crawling when it's 35° outside? St. Michael's church, East Peckham… https://t.co/1O9AJ3has9
Retweeted by The CCTIn response to #COVID19 we've launched #OpenChurches “Into these churches men & women have for centuries poured th… https://t.co/Uj0NHziJHqCycling is a brilliant way to get out and enjoy visiting our churches! There is some great weather forecast for the… https://t.co/GzuIDF7MiA
7/31
2020
ANOTHER 🎉🎉New venue announcement!!🎉🎉 We'll be bringing the sword fights to @TheCCT St Mary's Church in #Akenhamhttps://t.co/HP4ftthnzc
Retweeted by The CCTToday at 1pm our FREE lectures are going international as we #travel across the beautiful lands of #Tuscany & North… https://t.co/XxNE4zhXtBNow on sale: #TheThreeMusketeers at our amazing @TheCCT venues! ⚔️ Church of St Mary the Virgin, LITTLE BROMLEY on… https://t.co/Y7PhigzNfX
Retweeted by The CCTJoin us today at 1pm for an amazing FREE #holiday/#vacanza...as we digitally #travel across #Tuscany & Northern… https://t.co/vIuNw9I3xjNEW CULTURE RECOVERY FUND FOR HERITAGE: Working in partnership with @HistoricEngland we are distributing £92million… https://t.co/eG2ZBQhwam
Retweeted by The CCTWe are v pleased to be properly back now with a full compliment, all well and ready to go. Our next job is at… https://t.co/kp4ryb791o
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7/30
2020
What a privilege to visit an old friend Linley, St Leonard for @TheCCT today. Works completed by @LtdTreasure in 2… https://t.co/w3rET6IYJy
Retweeted by The CCTThis Saturday #Akenham in #Suffolk will be open from 12pm-3pm. If you have been wanting to visit this beautiful… https://t.co/rqfdLorDQ7
7/29
2020
There was a later restoration to the chancel by H J Griggs (of Griggs & Vaughan, Newport) in 1921, and that's when… https://t.co/ldaTxXuB7K
Retweeted by The CCTLast week Chris Droffats went #ChurchCrawling at All Saints' Little Wenham in #Suffolk & took these wonderful photo… https://t.co/z1s1qM2E62
7/28
2020
Happy 'Vesting' Day to us at St John's Church, Duxford. It's our 41st anniversary in the care of @TheCCT and we're… https://t.co/h0jbRSaJYi
Retweeted by The CCTHey #AnimalsInChurches fans! I hope your stars are aligned for a fabulous #AnimalsInChurchesHour this Wednesday whe… https://t.co/5EI9RCZ0Wz
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7/27
2020
Goodnight from this beautiful, historic and sacred space lovingly cared for by @TheCCT 🙏🏻 https://t.co/ZQlL0qnKH5
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7/26
2020
This beautiful historic churchlooked after by @TheCCT is our home for the next two nights 😍😊 I’m in much need of a… https://t.co/sTxRrnjeg5
Retweeted by The CCTArchive share: St Mary's chapel, Lead, on the edge of Towton battlefield near Tadcaster. Sat in isolation, surround… https://t.co/g4eCx39gPv
Retweeted by The CCTEarlier this week The @Independent published a wonderful article all about #Champing in our churches!… https://t.co/2ddSVHZbey🎉 Some of our churches have reopened! 🎉 Our website, https://t.co/7yg9BgrLNc lists which of our churches are now op… https://t.co/ZsaqEZZX1x
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7/25
2020
Catherine Burns has been creating some amazing costumes for our collection. Check them out. ⁦@CCT_Regen⁩ ⁦@TheCCT⁩… https://t.co/RnwgJouIpw
Retweeted by The CCTWe have a great offer for people enjoying our FREE lectures. Become a Member by Direct Debit, from as little as jus… https://t.co/tMFPYVCmvwEnjoyed discovering the humour in churches at my talk yesterday? There’s more to uncover. But only a few weeks left… https://t.co/NFFClJkjrN
Retweeted by The CCT @BevisMSS @lauravarnam @LaurenCole93 @Emma_J_Wells We hope you enjoyed the lecture! Find out about upcoming lecture… https://t.co/WSC2wJlklqMissed yesterday's lecture on Naughty Things in Churches? Catch up for free 👉 https://t.co/pkaox7ZPxj If you enjo… https://t.co/X4u5MS9iVpOur free Lectures have proved to be incredibly popular, with people worldwide learning about church #heritage. Yest… https://t.co/7K1uxRm0fC905 years ago #OTD in 1115AD #MatildaOfCanossa died. Join us next Thursday at 1pm as we #travel through her lands… https://t.co/5Ugrliituj
7/24
2020
It was great to welcome The Secretary of State for @DCMS , @OliverDowden, to St James' #Church, Stanstead Abbotts i… https://t.co/9wKjNOeZc1Here we are, the puppy’s first visit to @TheCCT church. We are at https://t.co/R9kHPI8FQc and expecting an importan… https://t.co/WaqRAqlCJF
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7/23
2020
@cbnewham Thanks for letting us know, we are investigating why the church was locked. @museumbums @Emma_J_Wells Sign up and learn more: https://t.co/SwTq5lh9YL https://t.co/RRedSi9Du6Or a Gargoyle from St Mary the Virgin, #Wiggenhall in #Norfolk. Vote for the one you think is naughtiest. Do tu… https://t.co/UNiy5W4pM6The 'Seán-na-Gig' at St Peter's, #Edlington in #SouthYorkshire (Click to expand image...) https://t.co/KyJkp1kAwJWe've had another submission for #NaughtyThingsInChurches from one of our churches. Thanks to @johnevigar for his s… https://t.co/Wl0xTNRaxyFor our #AnimalsInChurchesHour on #NaughtyThingsInChurches here is the ithyphallic 'Seán-na-Gig' carving from St Pe… https://t.co/lCMEWYFDvjNeed advice in tough times? Our small team have a wide range of skills and expertise in supporting communities & re… https://t.co/FNaituYGnZ
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7/22
2020
St Mary Magdalene Church, Battlefield, Shrewsbury. Now in the care of @TheCCT it was built as a memorial to those k… https://t.co/iYaerbPUqu
Retweeted by The CCTThis was a brilliant way to spend an hour this afternoon. If you've got an hour to spare, please do click and watch. https://t.co/gVBE2vOkGo
Retweeted by The CCT @robinjazz @HE_Archive @LandscapeIan @Emma_J_Wells @johnevigar @Countrymaned @HistChurchScot @friendschurcheshttps://t.co/JZZdE6HMGjWonderful to explore #Death & Victorian Cemeteries with Dr. Christina Welch from @_UoW today! You can catch up for… https://t.co/myf6l7a0yqlunchtime lecture on the theory of Death and Victorian cemeteries ~ as ye do 💀 ⚰️ https://t.co/oj6mp7WQYk
Retweeted by The CCT @GaibhinMcG @_UoW We hope you enjoyed the lecture? @ChristinaAWelch from @_UoW was fantastic and there were some fantastic questions! @LandscapeIan @Emma_J_Wells @johnevigar @Countrymaned @HistChurchScot @friendschurches @BSMGP @HE_Archive @godsacrehttps://t.co/2r2uRlwSDWHey #AnimalsInChurches fans! Naughtiness abounds this week. For starters, #AnimalsInChurchesHour tomorrow is on the… https://t.co/BpjDPIbecU
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7/21
2020
Norfolk has several churches which are set remotely in their parishes but on busy roads. With little car parking it… https://t.co/kziiHaMKX1
Retweeted by The CCT#Todayloveliness: Old St Nicholas, Uphill. Norman church remodelled in later Middle Ages; consisting of nave, chanc… https://t.co/OeaghLEygv
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7/20
2020
Crockets, pinnacles and hunky punks: the west tower of All Saints, Langport, Somerset. In the care of ⁦@TheCCT⁩… https://t.co/iZyLE40hpJ
Retweeted by The CCTHave you missed any of our free Thursday lectures? Check out our playlist & catch up for free 👉… https://t.co/f4YmktdUIC @TheCCT #TheFens are brilliant for 🚴‍♀️🚴 to see a fine range of, mainly #medieval, churches. Some of which are cons… https://t.co/T9O8W5tEJo
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7/19
2020
"The spire of St Mary's is one of the tallest in England & for over 500 years it has dominated the skyline of Shrew… https://t.co/P5YT52b4qH
Retweeted by The CCTWhat a great way to enjoy the fine weather...Cycling to see fine churches! https://t.co/GWYZXkwPhgMy favourite walk out to Medieval Burham and the abandoned church of St Mary the Virgin. Its seen a lot of changes… https://t.co/dtRPv0QRCB
Retweeted by The CCTWe're deeply saddened to hear about the horrific #fire that occurred at #Nantes cathedral earlier today which has r… https://t.co/EiZ8XO1NZUThis weekend make the most of the weather and come visit one of our recently opened churches! We've even created so… https://t.co/wd5xRk9V7L
7/18
2020
Take a virtual visit to St John on the Wall in Bristol, a beautiful church with an equally fascinating history! Enj… https://t.co/EiOsAzeXalThere are so many ways to explore Bristol's archaeological and historical past, including its medieval churches -… https://t.co/GsfcsEuEeR
Retweeted by The CCTDid you miss our lecture yesterday exploring #Bells and #Bellringing in Britain? Well #CatchUp for FREE & watch i… https://t.co/R992KbzBUW
7/17
2020
@HeritageChat We have contacted schools we were already working with & shared links to online resources we adapted… https://t.co/aR0fj0uePmIn the first few weeks of lockdown, we started to create Resources of Life in Lockdown. We had already begun digiti… https://t.co/OZS18K2Uam#Churches are beginning to re-open so we can safely start our volunteer surveys, hurrah! If exploring your local ch… https://t.co/YpB89a8OD9
Retweeted by The CCT @Emma_J_Wells We're really looking forward to it! Make sure you register & find out how you can easily join the lec… https://t.co/z4Rw63emWp🚨Today at 1pm 🚨we're hosting our weekly FREE #LunchtimeLecture! Today we're cantering across the centuries, with Ga… https://t.co/iwXDOOwIn5Peeps, next week is my #lunchtimelecture for @TheCCT on naughtiness in the church. Given the “interesting” subject… https://t.co/J2PJk4SId5
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7/16
2020
From the pulpit of the ever beautiful Inglesham church @TheCCT #wiltshire #churchcrawling https://t.co/Aw2mgzFXwo
Retweeted by The CCTWe thought we would share this wonderful view of the windows at St Swithun's Church @TheCCT Worcester by Illustrat… https://t.co/eaEw7dyUDt
Retweeted by The CCTToday we celebrate #StSwithun, whose Feast Day it is! At the heart of the city of #Worcester is a remarkable church… https://t.co/9MI7oVZxWn @joolsparker @Emma_J_Wells Thanks @joolsparker! Delighted that you enjoyed the talk! Hope to see you at some of our future ones!
7/15
2020
Did you know that today The @churchofengland remembers #JohnKeble, a founding father of The Oxford Movement? Keble… https://t.co/4QeOd6KajrJoin us tomorrow, live at 1pm, as Dr @Emma_J_Wells gives a FREE taster lecture from the PGDip in Parish Church Stud… https://t.co/qp4Gr5KtMm
7/14
2020
Step into the world of Parish Church Studies @UniOfYork. What is it like to undertake the PGDip distance learning c… https://t.co/u3VcVbgAou
Retweeted by The CCT🎉 Some of our churches have reopened! 🎉 Our website, https://t.co/7yg9BgrLNc lists which of our churches are now op… https://t.co/ZsaqEZZX1xThe ancient church of St Werburgh, #Warburton is 1,000 years old & is dedicated to a #royal saint, who was taught b… https://t.co/O98bbfsiNISome thatched churches for a lazy Sunday. Here's Hales in Norfolk, redundant and now in the care of @TheCCT. https://t.co/pdtXusPyr5
Retweeted by The CCT#AnimalsInChurchesHour: Wed 15 July, 1pm-2pm This week’s theme is #TheSoundOfMusic @LandscapeIan @ChurchyardSamhttps://t.co/hREaEqU9f6
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7/13
2020
St. Mary's Badley #suffolk @thecct with the monument on the south wall to Henrietta Robins wife of a Bedfordshire l… https://t.co/OAsREByBx3
Retweeted by The CCTSt Michael’s Burwell, Lincolnshire @TheCCT #open https://t.co/v5Tw3Cuw8A
Retweeted by The CCTSo nice today to visit the historic church of St. Stephen, Flylindales, which is cared for by The Churches Conserva… https://t.co/YRjA8bxAeU
Retweeted by The CCTWith such wonderful weather today, make the most of it & come & explore one of our open churches. They make excelle… https://t.co/s1X3BmVpvO
7/12
2020
With some of our churches now reopen, we look forward to welcoming you back to go #ChurchCrawling. When you visit,… https://t.co/WAmNXrHp24
Retweeted by The CCTMake the most of the sunshine and our collection of historic churches, some of which are now open, by going… https://t.co/LL61CWjf3s
7/11
2020
Its official!! So excited we can finally announce this! @TheCCT @BOATheatre @NotheFort plus more venues on the web… https://t.co/4UJte8tW67
Retweeted by The CCT @DrClaringtons @BatsinChurches We hope you enjoy them, do let us know of any topics you think we ought to do a lecture on!4/4 Norwich church 10: St John Maddermarket. C15 rood screen panels of a rather gory St Agatha with her pincers a… https://t.co/K8owi7kNXD
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7/10
2020
#TodaysLoveliness: St Michael +, Eastleach Martin. C12; C13 chancel + C14 transept. Near sister at Eastleach Turvil… https://t.co/iVzngVC2Nj
Retweeted by The CCT🚨Today at 1pm 🚨we'll be hosting our weekly #LunchtimeLecture! Today we're exploring #MartinTravers & The Back to… https://t.co/057SS4DHmc
7/9
2020
What a glorious response to heritage, as well as an encouragement to get out and explore perhaps the most obvious a… https://t.co/lwEryfvb3g
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7/8
2020

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