Become a Friend of the Trust

Would you like to find out more about the wonderful range of church buildings of every age and every denomination to be found in the county?
We welcome any individual, church or other corporate bodies to become friends.

  • Help ensure the future of Hampshire’s historic churches and chapels
  • Share in the conservation of the ecclesiastical heritage of the county
  • Participate in events for our members, including church and garden tours, an Annual General Meeting, a summer outing, lectures led by architects and historians with special knowledge and social events.
  • For information on Friends’ activities including lectures, church tours and social events visit Events

Forms of membership

Please click on the menu buttons to access membership application and standing order forms.
The membership year will run from AGM to AGM, however, in the case of members joining between January and March, their membership will be extended to cover the next full year.

Minimum annual subscriptions are:

Individual Friend : £10.
Joint Friends/Family: £15.
Churches/PCCs and other Church Governing Bodies: £25.
Corporate Friend
: £50.

Anyone subscribing £25 or more per annum by Banker’s Standing Order and completing a Gift Aid declaration becomes an Annual Patron.
Annual Patrons and Corporate Friends will be acknowledged in our Annual Report.

All these forms can be downloaded and either printed or filled in on screen and then printed

Please send the completed forms to the Membership Secretary of the Trust to this address:
Membership Secretary, HIHCT
36 Swanwick Lane,
Swanwick,
Southampton,
SO31 7HF
or if you have questions by email to membership@hihct.org.uk or tel: 01489 579160