Cathedral hits the jackpot


St Paul's Cathedral, Dundee has successfully secured a grant of £100,000 from the Government's Listed Places of Worship Roof Repair Fund to address urgent roof repairs that will ensure it is weathertight, safe and open for use.  It is one of 502 grants from a total funding package of £30million that have been announced for urgent roof repairs for places of worship across the UK by the Chancellor of the Exchequer.  The Fund is administered by the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) on behalf of the Department for Culture Media and Sport (DCMS).  Further details are available from

The grant was announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne on Thursday, 26 March 2015.  To read the report in the Courier please click here.

Categories: Dundee, St Paul's Cathedral