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£12,651
raised of £100,000 target by 158 supporters

Weʼre raising £100,000 to help keep St Luke's church open and repair this iconic building.

Liverpool Street, Salford, M6 5YD
17 days to go

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One of Salford's most iconic buildings is under threat of closure unless a dramatic reversal of fortunes can be found.

St Luke’s with All Saints, Weaste is affectionately known as the ‘the church on the hill’. Designed in 1865 by the renowned Victorian architect George Gilbert Scott, it takes an historic role in the Manchester suffragette movement with Emmeline Pankhurst (nee Goulden) marrying Richard Parkhurst at the church in 1879.

The grade II listed building was placed onto the Historic England ‘at risk’ register in 2018 but this has been exacerbated by the Covid 19 pandemic, meaning that this Christmas could be the last for St Luke’s.

The Team Rector, Reverend Daniel Burton and Team Vicar, Reverend Charlie Gorton have issued the following statement

At St Luke's Church, Weaste we have faced a number of challenges over the last decade, but the Covid19 Pandemic has been by far our most serious, cutting off essential income from parish hall lettings. With no certainty about when normal activities can resume, 2021 may well be the last year for St Luke's unless new sources of income and community support can be found. Without serious intervention, we shall run out of money by next Easter.

Please help us develop a sustainable future by supporting our campaign and following us on social media at St Luke's CE Church #savestlukes #churchonthehill

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  • Nicola White5 days ago
    Nicola White

    Nicola White

    5 days ago

    Sienna Sollis in Year 4 at St Luke's has set herself a challenge to walk 30 miles in February - she is raising money for St Luke's. Well done Sienna - you are fantastic! Please show Sienna your support by donating on our page.

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  • Nicola White22 days ago
    Nicola White

    Nicola White

    22 days ago

    Esmai Richardson in Year 3 at St Luke's CE Primary School is doing a sponsored 5k walk at Heaton Park on Wednesday 17th February. St Luke's Church is extra special to her as her late Aunty was christened there as well as her Nan. Her Nan and Grumps also got married there so it has sentimental memories to them as a family. Please sponsor Esmai via our page if you can! Go Esmai! xxx

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  • Nicola White22 days ago
    Nicola White

    Nicola White

    22 days ago

    Esmai Richardson in Year 3 at St Luke's CE Primary School is doing a sponsored 5k walk at Heaton Park on Wednesday 17th February. St Luke's Church is extra special to her as her late Aunty was christened there as well as her Nan. Her Nan and Grumps also got married there so it has sentimental memories to them as a family. Please sponsor Esmai via our page if you can! Go Esmai! xxx

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Page last updated on: 2/27/2021 09.33

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158

  • Alison Miller

    Alison Miller

    Feb 27, 2021

    Siennas walk. Well done all involved. Good work 😍

    £18.00

  • Jackie

    Jackie

    Feb 26, 2021

    Siennas walk x

    £20.00

  • Sarah mcneill

    Sarah mcneill

    Feb 26, 2021

    Well done sienna sollis xx you go girl xx brilliant xx

    £10.00

  • Jackie Monaghan

    Jackie Monaghan

    Feb 24, 2021

    Good luck sienna on your fund raising, Your doing a great job for a lovely church. Keep going and smash your target lots of love Nanna & Grandad xxx

    £30.00

  • Nicky G White

    Nicky G White

    Feb 22, 2021

    Well done to the children of St Luke's CE Primary school who are an inspiration to us all!

    £20.00

  • Barry and Theresa

    Barry and Theresa

    Feb 22, 2021

    In support of Daniel.

    £40.00

  • Tracey Monaghan

    Tracey Monaghan

    Feb 22, 2021

    Good luck sienna on completing your challenge to help such a worthy cause! So proud of what your doing and a massive well done xxx

    £30.00

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Liverpool Street, Salford, M6 5YD

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