Conservative Christian Fellowship
Full nameConservative Christian Fellowship
Short nameCCF
Founded1990
HeadquartersConservative Campaign HQ
4 Matthew Parker Street, London, SW1H 9HQ, England
IdeologyConservatism
Economic liberalism
British unionism
Christian democracy
Political positionCentre-right
National affiliationConservative Party
Website
www.theccf.co.uk

The Conservative Christian Fellowship (CCF) is an organisation working within the British Conservative Party. Established in 1990 by Tim Montgomerie and David Burrowes, while they were students at Exeter University,[1] the organisation supports Christians in the Conservative Party and represents the party to the Christian world.

The mission of the CCF is to:

The CCF organises events and meetings for the party and its supporters around the UK, including Listening to Britain's Churches events, monthly Prayers for the Nation in Parliament and local group meetings. It is also an active participant in the cross-party group Christians in Politics, which include Christian MPs in the UK.

Organisation

The CCF's headquarters are at the Conservative Campaign Headquarters in Westminster,[2] but it is funded solely by its supporters.[3]

The fellowship is governed by a board of trustees and currently has three staff members, as well as interns and volunteers.

The CCF's previous executive directors include Gareth Wallace, Tim Montgomerie, Paul Woolley, Elizabeth Berridge and Colin Bloom.

As of August 2016, the CCF's trustees were:[4]

References

  1. ^ a b CCF About Us Archived 19 November 2014 at archive.today, accessed 13 February 2012.
  2. ^ Contact Us, page, CCF website Archived 4 August 2012 at archive.today, accessed 13 February 2012.
  3. ^ "Terms and Conditions", page, CCF website, accessed 13 February 2012.
  4. ^ "CCF Trustees". Conservative Christian Fellowship. Archived from the original on 8 August 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2020.