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£450raised of £8,000 target by 11 supporters

    Weʼve raised £450 to Part-fund the new roof for the Old School community resource

    Market Lavington, Devizes, Wiltshire, UK
    Funded on Wednesday, 31st October 2018

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    Market Lavington Parish Council are restoring the Old School building to ensure it continues to be available as one of the resources in our village. The work is partly funded by grants, partly by a Public Works Loan Board loan, but there is an opportunity for the community to contribute voluntarily. For example the roof replacement, part of the first of two phases of work, requires over 16,000 clay tiles to be replaced. If each tile could be the reason to raise just 50p we could contribute over £8,000 towards an eventual requirement of 30 times that amount.

    When completed the false ceilings and supports will have been removed, allowing the original trusses to be restored and revealed as they were when the building was still a school.

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    • Richard Davis4 months ago
      Richard Davis

      Richard Davis

      4 months ago

      A weather-tight roof is looking like reality!

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    • Richard Davis4 months ago
      Richard Davis

      Richard Davis

      4 months ago

      Revealing the original ceiling profile, with impressive joinery and cast iron-work, is impressive and gives a hint of the more imposing space that schoolchildren used to know.

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    5 months ago

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    Page last updated on: 8/3/2018 9:00 AM

    Supporters

    11

    • lesley hatcher

      lesley hatcher

      Aug 3, 2018

      Thanks for doing this Richard. Great idea. Lesley

      £20.00

    • Ian Myhill

      Ian Myhill

      Jul 29, 2018

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jul 10, 2018

      £20.00

    • TIMOTHY CHARITY

      TIMOTHY CHARITY

      Jul 9, 2018

      £30.00

    • Jayne Roberts

      Jayne Roberts

      Jul 9, 2018

      My old school 🧡

      £20.00

    • Carol Hackett

      Carol Hackett

      Jul 5, 2018

      £20.00

    • Sharan and Graham White

      Sharan and Graham White

      Jul 4, 2018

      Every little helps

      £50.00

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    Richard Davis

    Richard Davis

    Market Lavington, Devizes, Wiltshire, UK

    Vice-Chair, Market Lavington Parish Council

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