Category Archives: Restoration

Restoration Appeal – Can YOU help?

Time is steadily slipping by. The Heritage Lottery Fund will soon be asking us to identify the sources of our total funding for the restoration programme. Their grant depends on us being able to do so. Our appointed engineer and … Continue reading

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QUIRE RESTORATION APPEAL

HISTORY Bothwell Parish Church is the oldest Collegiate Church in Scotland in which  worship is still held.  Locally, it is referred to as The Cathedral of Lanarkshire.  The building is the principal Grade ‘A’ Listed Building in central and Southwest … Continue reading

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Restoration Update – April & May 2013

Since our last update given at the end of last year, the work of the Project group continues along with that of the architect , engineer and quantity surveyor.  Monthly meetings are being held to ensure that their preparatory investigations … Continue reading

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Sunday Clubs – Congratulations & Thanks

Congratulations and thanks to the children of the Sunday Clubs who raised a total of £620 from their sponsored walk. This was very kindly donated to the Church Restoration Fund. (Photo by N MacPherson)      

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Restoration Update – November 2012

While work on the Developmental 2nd  Stage of the Quire Restoration Project  begins, it is anticipated that the likely cost of  the overall repair and  restoration works will be in the region of £2million. Already, the Lottery Fund along with Historic … Continue reading

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Restoration Update

While work on the Developmental 2nd  Stage of the Quire Restoration Project  continues, it is anticipated that the likely cost of  the overall repair and restoration works will be in the region of £2million. Already the Lottery Fund along with … Continue reading

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Ladies Who Lunch – Sunday 25th November

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Quire Restoration Update

Over the summer months much of the work being carried out regarding the Quire repair and restoration has been ongoing away from the actual building.  For the first time in probably six hundred years,  huge stone slabs covering the roof … Continue reading

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Quire Restoration – update for June 2012

Since our last report, worshippers will be aware that the Quire is now totally separated from the rest of the church by a screen which completely hides all sight of the 14th century building.  The Bothwell Embroideries remain in position … Continue reading

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