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Archbishop of York at the Bar Convent
Sisters Ann Stafford and Agatha Leach with Dr and Mrs Sentamu

We are immensely grateful to all those who have generously supported the Living Heritage Project to date, including:

Trusts and Foundations:

Allchurches Trust
Brother Jonathan Trust
Calmcott Trust
Catholic Church Trust
Forte Charitable Trust
Hobson Charitable Trust
Holbeck Charitable Trust
Holy Trinity & St Martins Ecclesiastical Trust
J Paul Getty Jnr Charitable Trust
Liz and Terry Bramall Foundation
Lord Barnby’s Foundation
MVM Charitable Trust
Sir Harold Hood’s Charitable Trust
The Tempests at Broughton Charitable Trust
Trusthouse Charitable Foundation
Pilgrim Trust

And other Trusts who wish to remain anonymous


Bar Convent Association
Friends of the Bar Convent
Institute of Our Lady of Mercy, Generalate
St Mary’s Ascot
St Mary’s Cambridge
Sisters of Charity
Diocese of Middlesbrough
The Congregation of Jesus
CJ Charitable Trust, Cambridge
Generalate Rome
CJ Trust
CJ English Province
CJ Middle European Province
CJ Korea
CJ Spanish Province
IBVM Loreto Rome

Our thanks also go to the Patrons of the Jubilee 400 Heritage Project:

His Eminence Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor
The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York
The Rt Rev Terence P Drainey, Bishop of Middlesbrough
Darrell Buttery, President of York Civic Trust
Lady Deirdre Curteis
Dame Judi Dench
HMEH Fra Matthew Festing, Prince and Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta
Sir David Goodall GCMG
Baroness Hogg of Kettlethorpe
Baroness Masham of Ilton
Lady Louise Patten of Wincanton
Professor Gervase Phinn
The Right Rev Arthur Roche, Bishop of Leeds

And the many, many individuals and groups who have generously donated to the Project.

Sister Frances Orchard with Robin and Jennifer Smith at a fundraising lunch they kindly hosted

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