Bats and Churches Partnership 
Links, Blogs and Case Studies 

Please be aware that the links below do not necessarily represent the HLF Bats in Churches project, nor do they represent its views. 

The Passion of the Bats 

A proactive account of encountering Bats in Churches, by Rev. Caroline Hewlett, the Vicar of the Parish of Swaledale with Arkengarthdale, in the northern Yorkshire Dales

Bat Enthusiast and Priest 

Phil Morton is a Priest in the Church of England in the Vale of Evesham, and bat enthusiast. 
He has volunteered at the Bat Conservation Trust stand at Gardeners World Live and has an active account on twitter https://twitter.com/PhilMorton2 
 
Please also see his article in the July 2017 parish newsletter which also mentions the bats in churches project. 

Design a bespoke bat box for heritage buildings 

A competition for 'Heritage appropriate' Bat box design: 

The Bats of St. Alphonsus 

A Catholic American account that discusses thoughts and efforts to unite church communities with the wider community, to help solve issues surrounding bats and churches. (be warned does contain some swearwords) ; http://www.patheos.com/blogs/sickpilgrim/2017/07/the-bats-of-st-alphonsus/ 
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