Organ Restoration Fund – September Update & Gallery
We are very pleased to report that, in spite of the summer holidays, we have been making steady progress with raising money for the organ restoration fund.
The total raised so far is just over £9,800 which is a significant start towards the £38,000 we need to raise, for our contribution, to the restoration work of the Victorian organ, which is currently underway. If you have the chance you will be able to see the progress the organ builders are making with the reinstallation of the organ on the sanctuary. (more…)
Organ Restoration Fund – July Update
A quick update on the progress of the organ restoration fund. So far we have raised just under £8,000 – this is quite an achievement in just 4 months and we are very grateful for your generosity so far. This is approximately 20% of the £38,000 we need, there is still a way to go.
Our Lady of Fatima, Pilgrim Virgin Statue Visitation
Organ Restoration Fund – June Update
Once again I am here with the latest news on the fundraising for, and the work towards, the restoration of the Lewis pipe organ. Work is now well underway and the workmen are on site preparing for the re installation of the organ to its former site on the sanctuary. We are very grateful and pleased that, since the last appeal, the restoration fund has grown by more than £850. The total raised so far is now in excess of £3,300. (more…)
Organ Restoration Fund – May Update
As promised a quick update on the progress of the organ restoration fund. Thanks to your generosity so far, we have now raised more than £2500 towards the work to refurbish and reinstate the Lewis organ, which was a gift to the Parish from the Duke of Norfolk in 1875. (more…)