The start date is to be arranged and dependent on the formation of an action team. It is envisaged that initial changes could be completed within 2 years. However, this should be a continuous project and the village green should be in a constant state of 'improvement'.


  • Joan Jeffrey - Team Leader
  • Father Paul Broadbent
  • John Allenv
  • Anna Fox
  • Joan McCarthy
  • Penny Taylor
  • Mary Watterson
  • Stanley Watterson
  • Eric White


  • Establish good working relationships with the PCC, church authorities and English Heritage.
  • Research funding for feasibility study.
  • Other available funding - grants - donations.
  • Progress reports published in the Gayton News.
  • Establish contact with other parishes where similar projects have been successfully undertaken.
  • To ensure the long-term viability of the church as a place of worship, a historic building and a vital part of the community.

Criteria for Success

  • Completed project.
  • Safeguard the future of the church.
  • Enjoyment from a variety of events.
  • Welcome visitors to the church.