Heritage Lottery supports our project development

Thanks to the huge generosity and support
of local people, funders and organisations
we have reached our Matched Funding target
and can contribute £250,000 to the repairs

Medieval wall paintings are under threat

Some of these paintings date back to the 13th century…

Roof timbers need urgent repair

Rot and deathwatch beetle have attacked the oak beams…

Will you help us transform St Leonard's?

We need to raise £200,000 as matched funding…

We can transform this church

St Leonard’s can be repaired and better equipped to serve the whole community. Read more…

It has valuable heritage

The church contains medieval wall paintings dating from the 13th century, graffiti carved in the 1500s. Read more…

We have a plan!

The Flamstead Heritage campaign aims to raise enough money to save St Leonard’s church. Read more…

You can help too

It’s not just about money, it’s about getting people interested and involved as volunteers in our project. Read more…

Flamstead Heritage is at risk

We are raising money to save this beautiful church and its medieval murals

 

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Scarecrows tell the heritage story

Visitors to St Leonard's Church during Flamstead's Autumn Fayre will have encountered a scarecrow group of 13th century stonemasons busy going about the task of widening the building - and encouraging the 21st century onlookers to lend a hand! This tableau was part of...

The spell of St Leonard’s

I'm not the first, and I won't be the last, to fall under the spell of St Leonard's Church – that wonderful, craggy, 900-year-old assembly of stones, bricks, glass, wood, lead and copper sat there in the middle of our churchyard. Through being involved in the Heritage...