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£60raised of £1,200 target by 4 supporters

Weʼre raising £1,200 to repair Sparkbrook's only public clock

Location
Sparkbrook, Birmingham
Time left
3 days to go

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The people of Sparkbrook, Birmingham have been relying on this clock since 1901. After 115 years of unbroken service it has developed a serious fault and the original makers - Gillett and Johnston - will charge £1200 for a lasting repair.

The clock is on the Stratford Road in the heart of Sparkbrook, on the tower of St Agatha's church. The congregation there are unable to afford this amount so are looking to the community for whom the clock is such a useful landmark and timepiece.

All money raised will go to the repair of the clock and not the church.

Please donate if you want this great asset of Sparkbrook to tell the right time.

Offline local people have donated at least £178.07 - gratefully received

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  • Gareth Rainford

    Gareth Rainford

    8 days ago

    Gareth Rainford

    The offline total is now £508.61!

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  • Gareth Rainford

    Gareth Rainford

    18 days ago

    Gareth Rainford

    Offline supporters have now raised £311.18 - we're getting there

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  • Gareth Rainford

    Gareth Rainford

    a month ago

    Gareth Rainford

    Yet more received offline - the offline total stands at £245.06. Thanks - the clock is nearer to being fixed

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4 months ago

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  • Rosalind Goodier

    Rosalind Goodier

    Jul 7, 2017

    £30.00

  • Priscilla Rainford

    Priscilla Rainford

    Jun 5, 2017

    Payment from the pot at the back of church.

    £10.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    May 13, 2017

    £10.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Apr 10, 2017

    This be gift aided as I pay tax!

    £10.00

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