Property and Mission Roadshow

You are invited to an  introduction of the  Strategic Guidance  for the use of  Property in  Mission

Join Chairs of Districts, District Property Secretaries, Superintendent Ministers and others involved in the care of property to:

  • build on the work already started by the Connexional Property Strategy 2018-2020
  • gain specialist knowledge from members of the Property and Legal teams
  • make regional links for addressing property issues at a local level
  • get answers to your specific questions.


property-roadshow-image-0421Welcome – Roy Swanston, Chair of the Property Development Committee
Introduction – the Reverend Richard Teal, President of the Methodist Conference
Strategic guidance for the use of property in mission – Alison Olugunna and Stephen Hetherington
God for All Strategy – Trey Hall and Emma Nash
Property Development Plans – Maurice Aspey, District Property Secretary, Darlington District and Sally Graham, District Property Secretary, Chester and Stoke on Trent District
Caring for our Listed Buildings – Joanne Balmforth
Introduction to Buildings and Heritage – Sarah Hollingdale
Q&A Session – with the panel
Property Development Pathways – Leslie Matthews
Streamlining legal transactions with the panel of solicitors – Laura Carnall and Jane Dale TMCP
Q&A Session – with the panel
Closing Remarks – Roy Swanston

Download a flyer for the Property Roadshow (Pdf)



Numbers are limited, so please register as soon as you can.

These Roadshows are planned on a  regional basis, to address issues at a  local level. Please therefore register  for the Roadshow for your region. Check the map below if you are unsure which region you are in.

When registering you will have an opportunity to send in your questions in advance so the Roadshows are as interactive and relevant as possible. We aim to theme and address questions in the Q&As. Questions not addressed on the day will be answered here on the Property Roadshow webpage www.methodist.org.uk/property-roadshow. If you have questions after registering, please email them with the subject line ‘Roadshow questions’ to: property@methodistchurch.org.uk

Once  you have registered, you will receive  a secure Zoom link to join your chosen Roadshow by email, which you will need to keep handy as you will click the link to join on the day of the Roadshow. 

All Roadshows run from 10am to 1pm

12 May – Scotland, Shetland, North West & Isle of Man

19 May – North East & Yorkshire

16 June – Midlands

14 July – Wales South West, South & Channel Island

21 July – London, South East & East Anglia