The Folk of Gloucester!

This will be the new name for the Life Museum which was previously the Folk Museum in Westgate Street.   Gloucester Civic Trust are taking over the building in the Autumn and it will be reopened as an Exhibition and events space for the Community in the Spring of...

Record Turnout for Heritage Open Days 2017

Press Release GLOUCESTER CIVIC TRUST Press Release. November  15, 2017. by Hugh Worsnip. Tel 01452 790360. hughworsnip@btinternet.com Exactly 800 people attended  25 different guided walks organised by Gloucester Civic Trust during last September’s Heritage Open...

King’s Square Upgrade

Press release from Gloucester Civic Trust King’s Square is very much in the limelight once more with the latest news the City Council has demolished the former Golden Egg restaurant with a view to sprucing up King’s Square. Gloucester Civic Trust has been...

Autumn and Winter Talks 2013/14

Programme of Speakers Wednesday, September 18st:- One of our own guides Richard Trelfa will kick off our new season with a delightful talk entitled “From cherubs to the Angel of Death, Faces on Gloucester’s buildings”. How often do we walk around...

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...