Chapel shortlisted for prestigious Sir John Betjeman Award

Chapel shortlisted for prestigious Sir John Betjeman Award

THE GUILD Chapel has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award for the conservation of its internationally-significant medieval wall paintings. The project is in the running to win the Society for the Protection of Ancient Building’s (SPAB) Sir John Betjeman...
Accident halts 140 mile challenge for Mencap

Accident halts 140 mile challenge for Mencap

FOLLOWING an amazing non-stop 2.4 mile swim and with nearly 100 miles of cycling behind him, Ironman Challenger Jonathan Davis was injured when his bike hit a pothole – leaving him unable to compete in the London Marathon and complete his incredible fundraiser for...
Appeal for support after donation box theft

Appeal for support after donation box theft

THE TRUE cost of the theft of money from the collection box at Stratford’s Guild Chapel is likely to be upwards of £1,000 – leading to an appeal of support from the public. CCTV captured the moment the box was toppled and broken on the afternoon of Friday April 6th....
Volunteers ‘brush up’ their skills

Volunteers ‘brush up’ their skills

A TEAM of volunteers from National Grid were ‘brushing up’ their skills on Friday (April 20th) when they lent a hand to support local people with learning disabilities. The group of eight volunteers from the Warwick-based company spent the day hard at work for Heart...