Useful Links

You may find the following sites useful:

The National Churches Trust:  The only national, non-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and promoting places of worship used by Christian denominations throughout the UK.  http://www.nationalchurchestrust.org.uk

The National Association of Decorative and Fine Art Societies – NADFAS:  For Church Trails and for Church Recording.  http://www.nadfas.org.uk

The National Needlework Archive:  The NNA promotes all types of research into community needlework.  It describes kneelers as important carriers of local, family and community history and culture.  http://www.nationalneedleworkarchive.org.uk

Country Life:  See its article on Church kneelers in PRESS in the Main Menu.  It also carries occasional articles on textiles and embroidery of many types.  http://www.countrylife.co.uk