To preserve, promote and widen the use of the church
buildings. The aims of the Friends of Melbourne Parish
Church, which have been approved by the Charity Commission
To preserve Melbourne Parish Church.
To enhance and develop the facilities at Melbourne
To encourage the broadest connection between Melbourne
Parish Church and the wider community.
To raise the profile of Melbourne Parish Church nationally
historic nature of this imposing Norman church, noted with
4 stars in Simon Jenkins’ book 'England’s
1,000 Best Churches', does much to attract visitors to
Melbourne and is one of the great focal points within the
vibrant community, to which it is home - a community driven
by energetic and visionary businesses and by enthusiastic
and committed volunteers. The Friends need to ensure that
the church remains able to fulfil this role.