An update from the Friends of St. Giles

An update from The Friends of St. Giles Sent to Mayor Eisenberger and Hamilton City Council April 13th, 2021 Dear Mayor Eisenberger and Hamilton City Council, Yesterday morning [April 12th], as a requested follow-up to last week’s Hamilton Planning Committee meeting, the Friends of St. Giles met virtually with Ward 3 councillor Nrinder Nann. At…

In the Press: Deciding the Fate of St. Giles

It’s been a busy week in the community effort to #SaveStGiles! In this week’s latest media updates about the historic St. Giles church: The Bay Observer and Spectator cover Tuesday’s dramatic Planning Committee meeting St. Giles is featured on the six o’clock news on CHCH — plus an important correction A Spectator weekend editorial +…

Local artists rally to #SaveStGiles

In today’s updates: a documentary in support of St. Giles, the church immortalized in art, and St. Giles is on TV! Short documentary to help #SaveStGiles When Hamilton icon Kathy Renwald visited St. Giles for her story about efforts to save Stewart & Witton’s Neo-Gothic church at Main and Holton, she ran into Friends of…

Renwald: Fighting to Save St. Giles

Legendary journalist Kathy Renwald visits St. Giles for The Bay Observer. Plus, ACO lists the former St. Giles United Church as a Building at Risk. Thanks to Kathy Renwald for her story about St. Giles and efforts to save Stewart & Witton’s Neo-Gothic church at Main and Holton. Renwald ran into Friends of St. Giles…

Another step on the path to #SaveStGiles

Ongoing work by local residents and heritage advocates to save St. Giles — a century-old architectural gem in Hamilton’s Ward 3 — made the front of today’s Local section of the Hamilton Spectator. Thanks to Teviah Moro for his story about residents’ efforts to save the former St. Giles United Church from demolition. Members of…