Minutes of the PCC Meetings

Summary of Beaulieu PCC meeting held 26 August 2020

Summary of Beaulieu PCC meeting held 26th August 2020 by Zoom

In addition to usual committee matters the following were discussed:

BAC services recommenced 19.7.20 following current guidelines. Ongoing review. Cantor and organ music being played only at this time, much appreciated. Church to be open to visitors via Cloisters subject to stewards being available. Discussion in progress regarding large services and events (Harvest, Remembrance, Advent, Christmas). Other events cancelled.

BMap and Deanery Synod: no reports.

Fabric: New Oak shed - Sincere thanks for generosity of this new building, replacing old storage facility. Vegetation growing out of church walls to be sprayed.  Drain repaired, new gutter to be fitted to prevent boiler room flooding. Extension of Garden of Remembrance being considered.

Finance: committee deliberating ways to handle anticipated shortfall in income due to Covid 19.

Safeguarding: from November 2020 new Safeguarding officer is Mrs Sophie Burton.

Director of Music: Mr Philip Baxter leaves end of September. His “Miss Corona” Crown Mass dedicated to the Rector, choir and congregation to be played in the Abbey Church as soon as can be arranged.

Next meeting: APCM in the Abbey Church 6.30pm Tuesday 6th October 2020, postponed from March


Secretary Beaulieu PCC, 18.9.20