Cry for Help from Barnstaple

From the North Devon Gazette:

Can you save Christian centre?
12 December 2008

A post Christmas miracle is being sought in Barnstaple to try and save the Doves Christian Centre from closure.

Although owner Philip Milton has announced the area’s only Christian bookshop and resource centre is to close, he is hoping to hear from someone with a vision to keep it open.

The existing cost of running the venture in its current form was the main reason for the need to close, Mr Milton said and it was something he had run as his “personal charity” for the past 20 years.

But he said someone with some capital and business acumen would be able to take it over the venture as an owner occupier and not only make it pay its way, but would be able to see the works expand…

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