Etchingham, The Assumption and St Nicholas, Sussex, *

“The chancel’s one comfort, choir stalls with misericords, survive intact. They are unusual. The carved scenes are not compressed under the bracket but spread across the whole underside of the seat. The themes are traditional and include a fine fox preaching to geese, normally a satire on a bishop.”

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Tudeley, All Saints, Kent , **

“Sarah, the daughter of Sir Henry and Lady d’Avigdor Goldsmid, was drowned in a sailing accident near Rye in 1963. The grief-stricken family commissioned the Russian artist, Marc Chagall, to design a new east window for their local church in memory of their daughter.”

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