jump to navigation

Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Historic Churches Bike’n Hike June 27, 2019

Posted by nicholastufton in Historic Churches Trust Bicycle Ride.

The event was held on a glorious sunny day last September and raised a staggering £113,000.  The Buntingford Deanery raised £11,386, which is a record.  Reed were our star performers and they raised £2,454 including Gift Aid.

The idea is that people are sponsored to drive, walk or cycle to visit as many churches as possible during the day. Half of the money raised is retained by the Trust to help fund repairs to churches and the other half comes straight back to the churches in our Benefice (Barkway, Barley, Reed and Buckland). The event takes place nationwide on the second Saturday and this year is on Saturday 11 September between 9am and 5pm.

The event presents a wonderful opportunity to raise much needed funds for our parish churches, where income has fallen because fund raising events have been limited because of Covid.

To donate or to obtain further details, please contact:-
Nicholas Tufton Tel: 848888 (Barkway)
Sophia Wrangham Tel: 848699 (Barley)
Karin Weston Tel: 271912 (Buckland)
Liz Jakeman  Tel: 848398 (Reed)

There is the link to the Trust’s web site: http://www.bedshertshct.org.uk/


No comments yet — be the first.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: