Local History

In 2017 we were awarded a grant from the Heritage Fund that would enable us to begin a massive program of repair, restoration and community action in the life of the church. On this page, you will find a record of that project and some records on local history. There are videos, text and documents all available for free. 

Grant Award

The Heritage Fund awarded The Community Church a grant of £242,000 to begin a program of restoration and repair to the fabric of our church building and to initiate activities that promote community and heritage. 


This led to Boredom Busters a kids club, 

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Video collection

Here you'll find some of the ways in which we've archived our history. You'll find Geoff Grice sharing a potted history of Southport, the pioneers of The Community Church sharing on why they started the church and a video summary of the latest Heritage Fund project. 

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