St Bride's: News: Inspire! Appeal Related Archives

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The Travelling Spire

This week we had a quick visit from Becky Element and David Fellows. Becky and David were married in Coventry on 20th May 2017 but they had a very special part of St Bride's with them on the day....

The Worshipful Company of Marketors have a long standing connection with St Bride's. Following the Remembrance Service on Sunday 13thNovember, the Master was delighted to be able to present the Rector with a cheque for £2,500 to support the...

Dancing in Fleet Street!

Well it was actually in the nave of St Bride's Church. but I'm a sucker for a headline! It seems appropriate, if a little unconventional, to start this piece with the conclusion of Great Balls of Fire - a fundraising...

Since Easter our church interior has contained more scaffolding than we would have believed possible. It was truly a marvel to behold - and, it has to be said, something of a challenge to work around. Our sincere thanks...

Pancake Party Review

Party Image Gallery Tuesday's Pancake Party was a great success! A candlelit dinner for four was auctioned, anthems were requested and friendly rivalry broke out over the chance to go on a guided cycle tour of London with a...

A work in progress: by Hirst Conservation, specialists in the cleaning and painting of traditional stonework. Note the test ceiling area behind the workmen which has already been cleaned. We are delighted to report that, with almost all the...

Wren Lecture Review

David Blackwell's review of the Annual Wren Lecture 2015: "Accident or Artifice? Designing a capital from Wren to Abercrombie" - given by Simon Thurley.

Own a piece of the INSPIRE! Legacy. As part of the ongoing fund raising, to help restore the fabric of St Bride's, world renowned cartoonist, Louis Hellman, has graciously agreed to sign 100 limited edition prints of his interpretation...

Following last year's hugely successful talent initiative in aid of the Inspire! Appeal, St Bride's is launching Talents II: The Sequel

Wannabe Wrens

Adrian Tinniswood launched the latest INSPIRE! Legacy initiative

Lucinda Lambton, writer, broadcaster and general advocate for British heritage has been following the progress of the INSPIRE! Appeal

The perfect incentive to keep shopping! See how to join in.

Making a splash for the angels

The Rector asked a very direct question at Evensong: "What can you do?"

INSPIRE! Appeal Phase 1 Work

Project manager's report on the first stage in restoring St Bride's

Camden Bus Estate Agency hands over substantial cheque for the appeal

Lady Mayoress, Dr Clare Gifford, has set herself the target of visiting all the City Churches during her mayorial year

Renowned architect Ken Shuttleworth is to give this year's Wren Talk, an annual event to celebrate the life and works of Sir Christopher Wren.

St Bride's is harnessing the entrepreneurial spirit of its congregation by giving them money to start their own fundraising.

Young Stationers and friends of St Bride's cycle to Brighton in aid of INSPIRE!

Work has begun restoring the iconic Grade I listed spire of St Bride's but a further £350,000 is needed to complete the first phase of work before next winter

Joanna Lumley comes to the aid of her favourite building in the UK - St Bride's Church

The dark panelling of Stationers' Hall gave a warm, rich sound to the voices of St Bride's Choir.

Since its launch in March the St Bride's Inspire! Appeal has made a great start towards its £2.5m target

One of the permanent legacies to be established as part of the INSPIRE! Appeal is the annual Wren Talk, intended to celebrate the life of a man whose contribution to modern life is impossible to measure

Orlando Jopling & Ian Anderson provide two musical evenings as part of the INSPIRE! Appeal

The iconic spire of St Bride's Church is at grave danger of being classed as officially 'At Risk'

Sir Simon Jenkins joins renowned cellist Orlando Jopling at St Brides to raise money for the INSPIRE! Appeal

Whatever Happened to Christmas?

Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson returns to St Bride's. This time in aid of the INSPIRE! Appeal with special guest, Marc Almond

Psalm-reading 'marathon'

The Olympics open on July 27th, and on that day, in St Bride's, choir-member Robert Bryan is hoping to read aloud all 150 of The Psalms of David

A spectacular 5’ high, sponge cake model of St Bride’s will be on display in the Church from Mon 25th June and cut at Sir Terry Farrell Wren Lecture on Thurs 28th.

Thursday 28th June 2012, 7pm at St Bride's Church, Fleet Street

Launch event marked by announcement of first corporate supporters