Grant-making

Main church grants programme - grants awarded

Church Work/Activity Funded Grant
St Andrew Thornhill Square New signage outside the church £4,620
St Augustine Highbury New Park Unexpected additional repairs to the two pinnacles at the east end of the church up to £25,000
Christ Church Highbury Repairs to gallery stairs and south west stairs; replacement of octagon roof ladders £7,600
St Jude & St Paul Mildmay Grove Repairs and redecoration in church and church hall up to £5,000
St Luke West Holloway To upgrade the sound system up to £28,600
St Mark Tollington Park Refurbishment and redecoration of room after removal of organ £8,200
Emmanuel Hornsey Road To demolish the current toilets and create a new unisex bathroom and accessible toilet £28,000
St Mary Hornsey Rise To fit new toilets and plumbing underfloor into the existing floor area of the current toilets up to £40,000
Hope Church St Mary Magdalene To repair leaks to roof and porches; part renewal of electrical system £14,800
Hope Church St David's To repair roof leaks and carry our repairs/redecoration to internal areas damaged by leaks  £6,000
St Silas Pentonville Removal of asbestos from the boiler house up to £5,000
St Stephen Canonbury Various works identified in Quinquennial Report £43,000
St James Clerkenwell To reinstate the original south east side entrance of the church; to restore the stone steps, landing and columns at both entrances to the church £37,000

 

 

Church Work/Activity Funded Grant
St Mary Islington Chancel and nave roof repairs and repairs to the lift £50,000
St Andrew Thornhill Square

Replacement of PA system, additional lighting in the welcome area and staging

£11,500
 

New church boiler and radiator covers

£34,000
St Augustine Highbury New Park

Replacement of faulty boilers

£21,000
 

Urgent external repairs to church building

£50,000
Christ Church Highbury

Emergency lighting, internal belfry access and roof repairs

£9,800
 

Inspection, repair and replacement of pinnacles and items of structural stonework, together with the support services of an architect and structural engineer 

£14,000
St George & All Saints Tufnell Park

Repair of damaged areas of the building, improvements to the appearance of the building and improvement of general facilities

£10,000
St James Islington

Renovations to church kitchen

£4,500
St Jude and St Paul Mildmay Grove

New church chairs

£15,000
St Luke West Holloway

Underpinning of the church hall

£45,000
 

To reinstate the church floor following underpinning works; repairing cracks in the walls and redecorating

£11,000
Emmanuel Hornsey Road

Feasibility study

£4,000
St Mary Hornsey Rise

Repairs to signage

£1,700
St Andrew Whitehall Park

Replacement of broken heaters

£13,000
Hope Church

Screens (including cabling and fitting); repainting of porches; LED lighting; refurbishment of lobby area

£21,000
St Silas Pentonville

Repair of plaster in church and redecoration of replastered areas; repointing of stonework at lower part of the exterior east wall

up to £7,000
St Thomas Finsbury Park

Renovation of the organ

£25,000
St James Clerkenwell

Feasibility study

£6,600
St Mark Clerkenwell Construction of an access ramp £30,000
St Clement's, Finsbury Replace and repair slates and make church watertight; upgrade church access £50,000
Church Work/Activity Funded Grant
St Mary Islington Various repairs and upgrades to church building £9,650
  Works on spire and tower £30,650
St Andrew Thornhill Square

Floor repairs

£10,000
St Augustine Highbury New Park

Funding to enable major repairs to church building

£5,300
Christ Church Highbury

Installation of belfry access equipment

£6,120
 

Small urgent grant- new pump

£530
 

Emergency lighting and heater system

£1,375
 

Substantial repairs to church spire

£26,975
St Jude and St Paul Mildmay Grove

AV equipment

£26,000
 

Bell refurbishment & repairs to tower

£26,500
St Luke West Holloway

Convert crèche into two rooms

£16,500
St Mark's Tollington Park

Small urgent grant- boilers and pressurisation unit

£4,600
 

Dividing screens and electrical work

£13,070
Emmanuel Hornsey Road

Replace and develop sound and vision system

£14,240
 

Removal and replacement of kitchen units

£16,000
St Saviour's Hanley Road

Feasibility Study

£18,000
St Andrew Whitehall Park

Gutter work and roof repairs

£15,000
 

Electrical works

£23,000
St John the Evangelist Upper Holloway

Chancel redecoration, lighting & media system

£52,000
Hope Church: St Mary Magdalene

Sound system replacement

£13,000
Hope Church: St David

Mechanical and electrical works

£40,000
St Silas Pentonville

New heating System

£18,500
St Stephen Canonbury

New sound and projection systems

£38,400
 

Disabled access to front of church

£3,600
St Thomas Finsbury Park

Feasibility Study

£17,279

 

Church Work/Activity Funded Grant
St Mary Islington To enable major development work £60,000
St Andrew Thornhill Square

Floor repairs & carpeting and chandelier works

£15,000
Church on the Corner

Renovation of audio system & redecoration

£2,800
 

Fees to prepare for building reorganisation

£20,000
Christ Church Highbury

Feasibility study, stonework repair & redecoration

£7,500
 

Small urgent grant- security fencing

£310
 

Repainting rainwater heads & railings

£6,400
St George & All Saints Tufnell Park

Towards fees related to new church build project

£50,000
St Jude and St Paul Mildmay Grove

Replacement carpet for nave

£22,500
St Luke West Holloway

Towards kitchen upgrade works

£4,600
 

Purchase & installation of external noticeboard

£4,600
St Mark's Tollington Park

Internal redecoration

£20,700
 

Water heating system, electrical work and computers

£14,900
Emmanuel Hornsey Road

To address damp and upgrade projection system

£10,300
 

Upgrade audio system, electrical works, kitchen & toilet refurbishment

£18,000
St Saviour's Hanley Road

Project manager for church building development

£25,000
St Mary Hornsey Rise

Kitchen upgrade works

£15,500
St Andrew Whitehall Park

Upgrade of PA system & overhead projection

£6,500
 

Electrical works

£18,000
St John the Evangelist Upper Holloway

Replacement doors, restoration of pews

£15,700
Hope Church: St Mary Magdalene

Roof repairs

£40,000
 

Major investigation of flooding and water leaks

£40,000
St Stephen Canonbury

New entry steps and access ramps

£46,600
St Thomas Finsbury Park

Electrical repairs and rewiring and funding towards entrance gates

£10,500
 

Redecoration following damp

£4,500