Church begins pioneer project in east London
A CHURCH in London has begun an ambitious regeneration projectthat will create a new church building, 97 affordable homes, acommunity centre, a gym, and 50 new jobs. Demolition work hasalready started on the 1950s building of St Mark's, in Marks Gate,Barking, and the church hopes to have the work completed by2015.
Canon Roger Gayler, who has led St Mark's for 38 years, saidthat the scheme had been many years in the making. "In 2007, wetried to get some grants to repair and maintain the ...
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