Places of Worship Forum

A forum for those pursuing the conservation and sustainable future of historic places of worship.


Sophie Andreae - Joint Chair
Jane Kennedy - Joint Chair

Peter Aiers- The Churches Conservation Trust
Joanne Balmforth - The Methodist Church
Becky Clark - The Cathedral and Church Buildings Division, Archbishops' Council (Anglican)
Trevor Cooper - The Ecclesiological Society
Christopher Costelloe - The Joint Committee of the National Amenity Societies
Frank Cranmer - Churches' Legislation Advisory Service
Ingrid Greenhow - Religious Society of Friends
Laurie Magnus - Chairman of Historic England
James Mather - United Reformed Church
Shahed Saleem - Non-Christian Places of Worship
Jamil Sherif - Muslim Council of Britain
Katie Steele - Baptist Union of Great Britain
Catherine Townsend - The National Churches Trust
Adam Tyson - National Lottery Heritage Fund
Dawn Waterman - Board of Deputies of British Jews
Peter West - The United Reformed Church

Meeting dates

2021: 4 March, 27 May

Meeting agenda and public papers (including the public minutes) are available on request from the Commission Governance Team.

Governance Team

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