A Civic Trust Result!

As many of you know the demolition of the former Gloscat site has been well underway these past two weeks. Although Gloucester Civic Trust had assurances from Linden Homes that the two bronze doors would be saved and are to be incorporated into the new scheme, we had...

Heritage Open Weekend

Heritage Open Weekend – 12, 13 and 14 September.  This is a national event where many of our heritage buildings are open to the public free of charge.  The Civic Trust has a  host of walks on offer – all free. At the time of writing we are told that for...

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

On Tuesday 16th July, Prince Richard, the Duke of Gloucester, presented the Civic Trust with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. The Award which is an MBE for organisations was presented to Robin Morris the Chairman of Gloucester Civic Trust to recognise...

Gloucester Civic Trust – Poetry Café

Poetry Café, Saturday 6th July, 11am – 1pm at St Michael’s Tower Free admission to the public. Refreshments available. Readers and Poems Millie Leach (age 8): Dream Sweet Dreams Ian Holt: The Tower of St Michael Bill Appleton: What Makes Me Smile Pam Seally:...

Queen’s Award for Gloucester Civic Trust

For the Gloucester Civic Trust to win the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Services is a huge tribute to the tremendous work which has been put in by so many for so long – not merely now but in the past. For 40 years the Trust has grown and expanded its work in the city....