Consultation on parish reorganisation and closed church proposals

Below are links to all the cases that are currently open for representations (formal comments) to the Church Commissioners. You can send comments to the Commissioners either for or against what is being proposed. Comments need to be received by the date shown for that particular case. You can search for a particular case in the box below by place name or diocese.

All correspondence received by the Commissioners will be treated as public correspondence.

If no objections are received during the consultation period, the proposal will proceed in due course. 

If any objections are received, the case will be considered by our Mission, Pastoral and Church Property Committee. A list of those cases is available on our Representations Cases page.

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    Proposals on the future of the Closed Church of St Matthew, Barrow in Furness

    Proposals regarding the future of the closed church building of St. Matthew, Barrow in Furness in the Diocese of Carlisle.

    This consultation expires on Friday 7th December 2018.

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    Proposals affecting the Benefice of Bury with Houghton and Coldwaltham and Hardham

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation affecting the Benefice of Bury with Houghton and Coldwaltham and Hardham in the Diocese of Chichester.

    This consultation expires on Wednesday 19 December 2018.

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    Proposals affecting the benefice of The Rivers Team Ministry

    Proposals for pastoral reorganisation affecting the benefice of The Rivers Benefice in the diocese of Sheffield.

     

    This consultation expires on Monday 7th January 2019

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    Proposals affecting the benefices of Mildenhall; and Dalham, Gazeley, Higham, Kentford and Moulton

    Proposals affecting the benefices of Mildenhall; and Dalham, Gazeley, Higham, Kentford and Moulton in the Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich

    This consultation closes on Monday 23rd September 2019

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    Proposals affecting the benefice of Hucknall Torkard

    Details regarding proposals affecting the benefice of Hucknall Torkard, in the Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham

    This consultation expires on Tuesday 2nd April 2019. 

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    Proposals affecting the parish of Kimberley

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation of the parish of Kimberley in the Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham. 

     

    This consultation expires on Monday 18th June 2019. 

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    Proposals affecting the benefices of Saint Ann, Belfield; Hamer and Healey; St Chad, St Mary and St Edmund, Rochdale

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation of the benefices of Saint Ann, Belfield; Hamer and Healey; St Chad, St Mary and St Edmund, Rochdale in the Diocese of Manchester.

    This consultation has now closed

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    Proposals affecting the closed church of Retford Saint Alban

    Proposals on the future of the closed church building of Retford Saint Alban in the Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham

    This consultation closes on Wednesday 1st August 2019. 

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    Proposals affecting the benefices of Kildwick; and St John the Evangelist, Cononley-with-Bradley

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation affecting the benefices of Kildwick; and St John the Evangelist, Cononley-with-Bradley in the Diocese of Leeds.

    This consultation ends on Wednesday 14th August 2019. 

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    Proposals affecting the benefices of St Paul and St Leonard, Arbourthorne and Norfolk Park, Sheffield; and Heeley

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation affecting the benefices of St Paul and St Leonard, Arbourthorne and Norfolk Park, Sheffield; and Heeley in the Diocese of Sheffield.

    This consultation ends on Monday 27th August 2019