A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR FUNDERS – MARCH 2019

Grants pledged for renovation.

The Heritage Lottery Fund      £ 329,239
Historic England                         £ 100,000
Charitable Trusts                         £ 86,000
West Dorset District Council      £ 30,000
Architectural Heritage Fund         £ 9,028
Individual or group donations      £ 6,000

TOTAL                                              £560,267

CURRENT FUNDING TARGET. (Target bulls eye)
£95,238

DEADLINE. END OF APRIL

We are waiting for news from 5 Charitable Trusts.

EVERY LITTLE HELPS!
Thank You.
TOCT Trustees.


 

 

Click on cake to see 200th anniversary celebration

 

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Local folk singer inspired by

Chapel

Click below to hear Rick Potter play his composition inspired by the Chapel:

Artist’s surprise visit to Tolpuddle

Liam O’Farrell is a well known artist based in Somerset, He paints in watercolour and oils and loves history and architecture.

He visited Tolpuddle Old Chapel on Bank Holiday Monday 2018 and painted this picture.

Liam has kindly donated the original to TOCT

Liam’s work can be viewed at www.liamofarrell.com

and on Twitter: @liams_art

“A fine sunny day to paint the beautiful Tolpuddle Village in Dorset – the origin of the Tolpuddle martyrs and British Trade unionism. This is the old Methodist chapel.”

BBC Radio Solent Breakfast in Dorset – 10th April 2018

Tolpuddle chapel revamp plan for 200th anniversary, The trust is hoping to raise almost a quarter of a million pounds to save a former chapel used by the Tolpuddle Martyrs – click to hear

David Willey from the Tolpuddle Old Chapel Trust says it’s a significant building.

A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR FUNDERS.

Grants pledged for renovation.

The Heritage Lottery Fund      £ 329,239
Historic England                         £ 100,000
Charitable Trusts                         £ 86,000
West Dorset District Council      £ 30,000
Architectural Heritage Fund         £ 9,028
Individual or group donations      £ 6,000

TOTAL                                              £560,267

CURRENT FUNDING TARGET. (Target bulls eye)
£95,238

DEADLINE. END OF APRIL.

We are waiting for news from 5 Charitable Trusts.

EVERY LITTLE HELPS!
Thank You.
TOCT Trustees.