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Weʼre raising £11,500 to Install LED lighting in St Peter's, Preston Park

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St Peter's, Preston Park, Brighton is a grade 2* listed 750-year-old church. It's a beautiful gem and is treasured by the community. It's no longer in use for regular religious services but can be hired for events and celebrations. Our voluntary group, the Friends of St Peter's, helps look after the church and keeps it open every day for all to enjoy. The church contains 3 ancient murals, one of which - the murder of Thomas Becket - is rare.

Our current lighting system is poor, dull, mostly not working. Our voluntary group is responsible for the lighting and want it replaced with greener, cheaper LED lighting. It will transform the church interior and enable everyone to really appreciate the beautiful stencilling, its beams and of course the precious murals.

The total cost of the new lighting will be £25,000. The Friends of St Peter's have contributed £10,000; Pride have generously given £1,000. Donors and contributions from events have raised even more, so now we just need to raise £11,500.

So, shut out the dark - turn on the light and help to give this wonderful little building the bright illumination it deserves - both now and for the future!

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    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      May 14, 2024

      Thank you for this lovely place

    • William and Pepe Murray

      William and Pepe Murray

      May 8, 2024

      We were married here June 10th 1983…. Beautiful Light sunny day!Thank you.

      £20.00

    • Geraldine Bridgewater

      Geraldine Bridgewater

      May 4, 2024

      Love visiting this church .Thank you for all the work you do in helping to maintain it. I’m a great supporter of your work.

      £20.00

    • Bettina von Thun

      Bettina von Thun

      May 3, 2024

      Thanks for your efforts for this precious little church!

      £13.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 30, 2024

      Hope you make it.

    • Joseph Masih

      Joseph Masih

      Apr 28, 2024

      £20.00

    • Kevin Butcher

      Kevin Butcher

      Apr 26, 2024

      Sang here as a choir boy 50 years ago,great memories of a beautiful Church

      £10.00

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