Assessors were impressed that reuse, recycling and up-cycling were well-established with lots of best practice, from Sew & Repair classes to the Community Wardrobe and Gift Boxes helping meet material poverty.
House groups meet and discuss environmental matters, the church focus on stewardship and worship entails caring for those in need and the world God created, demonstrated by links with Signpost International and Compassion UK.
Please read more on our webpage and the Gate site. Well done to all the congregation on this outstanding achievement. The Gold Award was confirmed on the eve of this year's Climate Challenge Fund Gathering. Gate Church Carbon Saving Project and church volunteers have regularly been showcased at the yearly event celebrating projects across Scotland.