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Restoring the clerestory and roof

The stone in the clerestory is crumbling away, water is leaking through it and without urgent attention, pieces could fall from it or it could collapse.

Look up and you can only dimly see what, in times past, was once one of the shining glories of St Thomas’s. Centuries of neglect have obscured vividly painted and carved ceilings, including hosts of angels – wonderful decoration! You can see what we are missing from this example of a trial cleaning.

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