In a new report, this network is celebrating its matchmaking successes, and the impressive sustainability work being done by its members.The report reveals that these groups- which also include Cancer Research UK, Oxford University and Historic Environment Scotland- have collectively saved nearly 15,000 tonnes of CO2 over the past year.It is a Grade II* listed building It has been associated with Bruton Abbey and the Berkley family who owned the estate after the dissolution.It is known that the conversion to house pigeons and doves took place around 1780.If you would like to buy a print of any of our images, please go to our Prints Sales website at
Another entrance was made for cattle to enter at a later date but this has been blocked up.
It was acquired by the National Trust in 1915 and they have managed the site since then undertaking restoration work.
However, John and Pamela Mc Cann, authors of The Dovecotes of Historical Somerset, claim that the structure was not built until after the Dissolution of the Monasteries in the 1530s.
Importantly, money saved on bills can be used for the things that matter, whether that’s fighting cancer, protecting our wildlife or saving lives at sea.
Our Director-General, Dame Helen Ghosh, said: ' The Fit for the Future Network has grown into a really powerful movement for effective action on climate change thanks to all the hard work of practitioners from the organisations involved.We also house an archive of over 600,000 images depicting every chattel from our historic houses, from light fittings and furniture, to textiles and paintings.