HHCT launched the Best Kept Churches Award to encourage communities to get into the habit of routinely planning for the maintenance of their churches. Identify and address problems promptly to minimise cost..

Cradley Church won first prize in its inaugural year. We are revisiting our criteria, guidelines and application process for the next award, for 2024.

By supporting the aims of this award you will reduce the costs of maintenance and also focus attention towards caring more for your church

Find the criteria for the competition here.

The entry form is available here.

Herefordshire Historic Churches Trust