The Licence and Booking Form templates for use of premises for Christian worship under Model Trust 14(2A) have been approved by the Connexional Team and are now available on TMCP’s website together with accompanying guidance. Do other Christ...

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HS2 Update

5th Sep 2017 | Property Updates

Anyone concerned by or interested in the proposed HS2 high speed rail link should be aware that following the announcement of the route in July 2017 the Government are now holding information events at various venues. These events will provide inform...

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Wayleave Agreements

5th Sep 2017 | Property Updates

Managing Trustees may find themselves approached by service providers, e.g. telecoms, utilities or fibre broadband companies that wish to install pipe, cable or communication apparatus under, over or on Church land. If the Managing Trustees are wi...

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GDPR Information for Church Directories

5th Sep 2017 | Technical Updates

TMCP have produced a short form of wording which can be printed on the front of Church/Circuit/District Directories (‘the Directories’) to alert people of the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’) which will...

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New Panel Solicitors for Managing Trustees

18th Aug 2017 | News and Events

The Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes and the Connexional Team have been putting together a tender document to send out to a number of law firms that have either worked with local Methodist Churches, Circuits and Districts or that have relevant...

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We are approaching the time of year when the Methodist Church is preparing for the new Connexional year and many Managing Trustees are starting to collect data for inclusion in their member’s directories; whether that is for a local church, cir...

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Lease and Licence Distinction for Managing Trustees

8th Aug 2017 | Property Updates

Lease or Licence? The difference between a lease and a licence is that a lease is an interest in land granting the right to exclusive possession of land for a determinable period of time whereas a licence is simply a personal right granting permis...

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