In 2009 the top of one of brass candlesticks in the Chapel dedicated to Bishop Grosseteste was stolen. This was a small, but unique, item and had to be cast and worked at a specialist foundry. The Friends financed the £3000 cost of this. Without the Association it would have not been replaced.
Domestically, the curtains between the North and South Choir Aisles and St Hugh’s Choir were old, tired and had served their purpose. The Friends paid for their replacement