Friends of Melchbourne Church

St Mary Magdalene, Melchbourne

Work has started on two significant projects (August 2022)

  • The Tower Stonework

  • The Stone Floors 

The work is being carried out by Steve Todd Stonemasons and is expected to be completed by the end of the year.  The church will be useable for most of time, but the floor work might involve some restrictions on use.  The estimated cost of the work is  £88,000 for the Tower and £46,000 for the Stone Floors; a total of £134,000.

    Friends of Melchbourne Church


    Being a Friend of Melchbourne Church is for anybody who is interested in supporting the maintenance of the church building and churchyard in Melchbourne.  This is through financial donations and/or practical support (e.g. gardening, cleaning etc.).  The Friends operates on a non-religious basis and is open to people of any faith or none.  It is accepted that The Friends supports the Church of England in its use of the church.

    How to join

    If you want be kept in touch with news about the church building and churchyard, or want to know when we are have opportunities for you to come and help, please join our Friends mailing list.  Just send an e-mail to expressing a wish to join The Friends group and consenting to being on our e-mail list.


    To maintain the church requires both time and money.  We are actively seeking volunteers who can help in any way so please get in touch to support this important shared community asset.

    Even small amounts of time and money go a long way and all contributions are welcome no matter what size.  Gifts, legacies and regular giving are all vital elements of our support.  Just £10 or £20 per month makes a significant contribution to our annual running costs.

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