Churches, COVID-19, & Communities: Experiences, Needs and Supporting Recovery

Kate Giles, Dee Dyas, Becky Payne

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report


This report presents the results of two major surveys exploring the impact of COVID-19 on churches and communities, undertaken between November 2020-February 2021. Over 6000 respondents and numerous semi-structured interviews contributed to the creation of the report and a series of recommendations for recovery. The report was commissioned by The Historic Religious Buildings Alliance, National Churches Trust, Historic England, the Association of English Cathedrals and The Church of England,
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationYork
PublisherUniversity of York
Commissioning bodyHISTORIC ENGLAND
Number of pages137
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2021


  • Churches
  • communities

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