The 21st Century project was launched at a special service on Sunday 17th January 2010

Our aim was to raise £120,000 towards the costs of phase 1 of redeveloping our church building and this would be achieved through many various fundraising events.

OUR TOTAL RAISED FOR PHASE 1 - AS AT 31st AUGUST 2015 was: £37,773.08 which, together with grants received enabled phase 1 to be completed in Sept 2015.



WE NOW MOVE TO FUNDRAISING FOR PHASE 2 - Work to change the front of the church building
and we set the fundraising clock back to zero from 1st September 2015 !


OUR TOTAL RAISED AS AT 11th October 2019 is: 




Plus the confirmed amount of Grants Funding, received to date, of £480,250, for Phase 2. 


Grants so far received include from :

South East District - Methodist Church.

Connexion - Methodist Church.

Garfield Weston.

Methodist Insurance.

All Churches Trust Ltd.

TMCP (Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes).

The Norwood & Newton Settlement.

Bernard Sunley Charitable Foundation.

Laing Family Trust 



See what our plans for phase 2 are here