1,000-year-old Melton church launches £1.9m refurbishment plans
A church at the heart of Melton for more than 1,000 years has launched a £1.9 million refurbishment project.
The spiritual heart of the town and surrounding area, St Mary's Church has become a significant visitor attraction in its own right, recognised as one of the finest parish churches in Leicestershire.
More recently, the church has opened its doors to other uses and embraced a wider audience, some of whom might not otherwise have entered the church.
As a building where construction started1,000 years ago, St Mary's Church has served the worshipping community well.
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