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Local Advice Centre Wins National Award

The “ASK Centre” receives a Community Project Award in recognition of the services provided to Rhyl residents.  

A project which seeks to help the community grow and thrive by tackling the main causes of poverty has won a coveted national award in recognition of the work it has undertaken. The ASK Centre, an initiative of the United Church in Rhyl, has been named as a Community Project Award winner and receives a £2,000 prize.

16 July 2018 Read more
  • The ASK Centre

    Local Advice Centre Wins National Award

    The “ASK Centre” receives a Community Project Award in recognition of the services provided to Rhyl residents.  

    16 July 2018 Read more
  • The Meeting Place

    Social café in Stocksbridge Wins National Award

    “The Meeting Place” receives Community Project Award for initiative to help combat isolation

    16 July 2018 Read more
  • Trinity Learning

    Pioneering project in Abingdon Wins National Award

    “TrinityLearning” receives Community Project Award for work with local schools

    16 July 2018 Read more
  • The Secret Garden

    Northallerton Town Centre Garden Wins National Award

    The “Secret Garden” receives a Community Project Award for transforming unused land into community space.

    16 July 2018 Read more
  • Wivenhoe Church Picks Up National Award

    Wivenhoe Congregational Church has been awarded a £2,000 prize after nominations from across the UK were invited for the annual Serving the Community Awards.

    09 June 2018 Read more
  • Crediton Church Picks Up National Award

    Crediton Congregational Church has been awarded a £2,000 prize after nominations from across the UK were invited for the annual Serving the Community Awards.

    09 June 2018 Read more
  • Freystrop Church Picks Up National Award

    Bethel Congregational Church, Middle Hill, has been awarded a £2,000 prize after nominations from across the UK were invited for the annual Serving the Community Awards.

    09 June 2018 Read more
  • Congregational Federation Serving the Community Awards 2018

    We are pleased to announce our sponsorship of the 2018 Congregational Federation Serving the Community Awards

    13 December 2017 Read more
  • Community Project Awards 2018

    Community Project Awards 2018 open for applications until 28 February 2018

    13 November 2017 Read more
  • Serving the Community Awards 2017 Winners Announced

    We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Congregational Federation Serving the Community Awards

    26 June 2017 Read more
  • Llanhilleth Chapel Picks Up National Award

    Zion Miners Chapel has been awarded a £2,000 prize after nominations from across the UK were invited for the annual Serving the Community Awards. 

    09 June 2017 Read more
  • South Cerney Church Picks Up National Award

    South Cerney United Church has been awarded a £2,000 prize after nominations from across the UK were invited for the annual Serving the Community Awards. 

    09 June 2017 Read more
  • Bellshill Church Picks Up National Award

    Bellshill EU Church has been awarded a £2,000 prize after nominations from across the UK were invited for the annual Serving the Community Awards. 

    09 June 2017 Read more
  • Serving the Community Awards 2017

    We are pleased to announce our new sponsorship of the 2017 Congregational Federation Serving the Community Awards and nominations are now open.

    13 January 2017 Read more
  • 2016 Faith Through a Lens, Winner Announced

    ‘The Gathering’ by Simon Hathaway scooped the prize as overall winner

    16 November 2016 Read more
  • An exciting year

    This year has proved to be an exciting time for Congregational with many positive changes. 

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • New policy wording, enhanced benefits

    The church choice policy wording has been updated and some enhancements have been introduced. 

     

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • Website refresh

    We are pleased to announce the launch of our new website. 

     

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • Faith Through a Lens

    Faith Through a Lens, our annual photography competition, aims to profile the positive effects of faith.

     

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • Time to assess your church security

    Following the recent terrorist attack in Normandy this year, churches are urged to assess their security arrangements.

     

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • Cafe boilers

    Requirements under Pressure System Safety Regulations (PSSR) if your church has a cafe boiler.

     

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • Elevating lift safety

    Your legal responsibility if your church operates a lift.

     

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • Spotlight on theft

    Theft of stone and theft of oil prevention guidance information.

     

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • Firework displays

    If your church is planning to organise a firework display, it is important to ensure safety is paramount.

     

    01 November 2016 Read more
  • Meet the church team

    Meet our dedicated team working exclusively on church business.

     

    28 October 2016 Read more
  • National Photography Competition Turns Spotlight on Faith Diversity

    Amateur photographers are invited to enter Faith Through a Lens photography competition.

    10 July 2016 Read more
  • Worcestershire Church Recognised for Bringing Together Local Community

    Feel Better, Enjoy Life More, which operates from Broadway United Reformed Church...

    09 July 2016 Read more
  • Yorkshire Initiative Recognised for Community Efforts

    The Charity Shop, which operates from Beeston Hill United Free Church, has received a...

    09 July 2016 Read more
  • Southampton Project Praised for Community Efforts

    Families Matter, a community initiative to support young families and children...

    09 July 2016 Read more
  • Manchester Project in the Spotlight Following Prestigious National Award

    Melody Memories, which operates from Trinity Community Church, received a Community...

    09 July 2016 Read more
  • Ensure a Safe and Enjoyable Summer in Church Grounds

    Safer Places of Worship website offers advice on keeping a safe and secure church...

    30 June 2016 Read more
  • Embracing Age Project picks up national award

    Richmond based ‘Embracing Age’ has been awarded a £1,500 prize after nominations...

    16 May 2016 Read more
  • Messy Church Project picks up national award

    Messy Church provides a creative environment to bring local families together...

    16 May 2016 Read more
  • Local arts festival picks up national award

    The Noise Arts Festival in Thundersley scopes £1,500 prize after nominations from...

    16 May 2016 Read more
  • Musselburgh Church picks up national award

    The Outreach Group project based at Musselburgh Congregational Church, has been...

    16 May 2016 Read more
  • 2015 Faith Through a Lens Photography Competition, Winners Announced

    Floris by Jim Grover named as overall winner

    13 November 2015 Read more
  • Local church community arts project picks up national award

    Local church community arts project picks up national award

    13 May 2015 Read more
  • National recognition for Caterham project that helps job seekers

    National recognition for Caterham project that helps jobseekers

    13 May 2015 Read more
  • Local shop achieves national recognition for supporting community cohesion

    Local shop acheives national recognition for supporting community cohesion

    13 May 2015 Read more
  • Local church community arts project picks up national award

    Local church community arts project picks up national award

    13 May 2015 Read more
  • Faith Through a Lens 2014 competition winners announced by Don McCullin

    A joyous image, capturing a faith exercise by Christian and Muslim teenagers scooped the winner’s prize at the national Faith Through a Lens photography awards. 

    18 November 2014 Read more
  • Pioneering community project in Hemel Hempstead wins national award

    Pioneering community project in Hemel Hempstead wins national award

    05 July 2014 Read more
  • National recognition for Glenorchy project that helps jobseekers

    National recognition for Glenorchy project that helps jobseekers

    05 July 2014 Read more
  • Llandudno project in the spotlight following national award

    Llandudno project in the spotlight following prestigious national award

    05 July 2014 Read more
  • Community-based initiative brings the Good Life to Chapelfield

    Community-based initiative brings the good life to Chapelfield

    05 July 2014 Read more
  • Narborough Congregational Church receives national award

    Narborough Congregational Church receives national award

    13 May 2014 Read more
  • Ide Congregational Church receives national award

    Ide Congregational Church receives national award

    13 May 2014 Read more
  • Hope Community Church receives national award

    Hope Community Church receives national award

    13 May 2014 Read more
  • National Faith Photography Winner Unveiled

    Faith Through a Lens competition winners announced by renowned photojournalist Don McCullin

    21 November 2013 Read more
  • Vineyard Congregational Church receives Community Project Award

    Vineyard Congregational Church receives Community Project Award

    13 May 2013 Read more
  • Reaching Out receives Community Project Award

    Reaching Out receaives Community Project Award

    13 May 2013 Read more
  • Jubilee Foodbank secures Community Project Award

    Jubilee Foodbank secures community project award

    13 May 2013 Read more
  • Faith in the Spotlight as National Photography Competition Winners Revealed

    Faith Through a Lens competition winners awarded by Don McCullin, Baroness Warsi

    26 November 2012 Read more
  • Sheffield project in the spotlight following prestigious national award

    Sheffield project in the spotlight following prestigious national awards

    16 July 2012 Read more
  • Pioneering community project in Edinburgh wins national award

    Pioneering community project in Edinburgh wins national award

    16 July 2012 Read more
  • National recognition for Southampton project that helps vulnerable families

    National recognition for Southampton project that helps vulnerable families

    16 July 2012 Read more
  • Holme christian community project crowned winner at national award scheme

    Holme christian community project crowned winner at national award scheme

    16 July 2012 Read more
  • Springers parent and child group awarded for services to community

    Springers parent and child group awarded for services to community

    21 May 2012 Read more
  • Scalextric racing club on track following national award

    Scalextric racing club on track following national award

    21 May 2012 Read more
  • Congregational Federation serves up award for community breakfast

    Congregational Federation serves up award for community breakfast

    21 May 2012 Read more
  • National Amateur Photography Competition Captures Faith in 2011

    World renowned photographer Don McCullin announces winning image for Faith through a lens competition during Inter Faith Week

    25 November 2011 Read more
  • Knowle Green Congregational Church awarded for 'Biker Breakfast'

    Knowle Green Congregational Church awarded for 'Biker Breakfast'

    19 May 2011 Read more
  • Community award for innovative 'Connect-Silver Surfers' project

    Community awared for innovative 'Connect-Silver Surfers' project

    19 May 2011 Read more
  • Congregational hosts faith through a lens photography event with Don McCullin

    Amateur photo competition encourages community engagement across the UK

    30 November 2010 Read more
  • Tottenham's peaceful solutions initiatives achieve national recognition at Community Project Awards

    Tottenham's peacful solutions initiatives acheive national recognition at Coomunity Project Awards

    21 July 2010 Read more
  • Southend children's allotment achieves national recognition after growing community spirit

    Southend children's allotment achieves national recognition after growing community spirit

    21 July 2010 Read more
  • Seaforth community shop achieves national recognition for helping sustain the local community

    Seaforth community shop acheives national recognition for helping sustain the local community

    21 July 2010 Read more
  • Cafe Unity receives national recognition at Community Project Awards

    Local cafe receives national recognition at Community Project Awards.

    21 July 2010 Read more
  • Cardiff-based charity Asylum Justice named as overall winner at National Project awards

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    21 July 2010 Read more