Heritage Lottery supports our project development

Matched funding target: £250,000
£207,025 collected so far and £13,260 still pledged
£29,715 to go – please help us by donating

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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Upcoming Events

2:30 pm “Stained glass in parish churche... @ St Leonard's Church
“Stained glass in parish churche... @ St Leonard's Church
Feb 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
‘Stained glass in the English parish church: through the ages’ Dr Jasmine Allen, (Curator, The Stained Glass Museum, Ely Cathedral)
2:30 pm “Who lies in the tomb? A Flamste... @ St Leonard's Church
“Who lies in the tomb? A Flamste... @ St Leonard's Church
Mar 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
‘Who lies in the tomb? A Flamstead mystery unlocked’ Professor Nigel Saul (Emeritus Professor of Medieval History at Royal Holloway, University of London, and author of English Church Monuments. History and Representation)

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New thriller raises funds for church

Flamstead author Ian Ridley has swapped the buzz of sports books for the excitement of writing a thriller - and is selling copies in the village shop to help raise money for the St Leonard's roof appeal. Ian, writer of 12 sports books including Sober, the recent...

A magical Winter Flower Festival

A small community can easily be daunted by having to raise a massive amount of money to save core heritage - in our case the Norman church at the heart of the conservation area in Flamstead, Hertfordshire. But there are advantages which fundraisers will benefit from....