Forthcoming Events

Book readings for heritage open day

Among the events the Trust and the Friends are sponsoring for Heritage Open Day is a series of book readings on medieval and church-related themes from the Lasse Press – which is also introducing its second book produced in conjunction with the Trust, Redundancy and Renewal.  It’s a drop-in event: do come along.  And call … Continue reading Book readings for heritage open day

Update yourself and discuss our plans

We hope to see many friends and supporters on 5 July, when we’ll briefly update you about the Trust’s churches and their current status, and discuss what we as a group can do to support the activities planned for Heritage Open Days this year, and the major Norwich Medieval Churches Weekend on 30 April/1 May … Continue reading Update yourself and discuss our plans

Join us to launch the Trust’s first book!

All Friends are welcome to the launch of Of Churches, Toothache and Sheep, a collection of essays based on contributions to the 2014 and 2015 NHCT conferences.  It’s a full-colour paperback, with very readable pieces concerned with all aspects of medieval churches, and all profits from sales will go to the Trust.  We’re delighted that … Continue reading Join us to launch the Trust’s first book!

A host of events for the Trust in September and next April

These are exciting times for the NHCT and its friends, with a major Heritage Lottery Fund grant awarded to enable us to publicize the churches and spread knowledge of them through a weekend of activities in April 2017. The Trust will be working in partnership with other organizations including the active Norwich churches and, we … Continue reading A host of events for the Trust in September and next April

An AGM to start an exciting new year

AGM and talk The AGM of the Friends takes place this year on Tuesday 19 April at 7.30 pm, at St Edmunds, Fishergate.  As well as reporting on Friends’ activities over the last year, we’ll have information for you on recent developments with the Trust, including new tenants for several churches, and an anticipated Heritage … Continue reading An AGM to start an exciting new year

Quiz and Chili – a date change and booking details

Below is the poster for our quiz’n’chili evening – please do circulate it to all your friends who might be interested.  Please note that we have changed the date  – it will now be on SATURDAY 12 MARCH.   And please do book in advance – we need to know numbers so we can do a … Continue reading Quiz and Chili – a date change and booking details

Books from the Norwich Historic Churches Trust

In 2016 local publisher the Lasse Press will be bringing out two volumes of essays on behalf of the Trust and the Friends, both based largely on papers from the two very successful conferences the Friends and Trust ran in 2014 and 2015.  Of Churches, Toothache and Sheep is a compilation of the historically oriented … Continue reading Books from the Norwich Historic Churches Trust