Members Benefits – St John’s Talks

DATES FOR THE 2019 DIARY The Gloucester Civic Trust Tour Guides Committee wishes to invite you to a series of talks April May & June at St John’s Church Northgate Street Gloucester GL1 2AN Start Time 7.30 retiring collection Wednesday April 3rd Ivor Gurney with...

Members Open Day at Gloucester Folk/Life Museum

On Saturday the 23rd of March 2019  we will be having an Open Day at our new “home” Folk Museum/Gloucester Life Museum/Bishop Hooper House. This is an opportunity to see all around the building, talk to members of the operations team and see if there is an...

Getting to know……the publicity team!!!

The publicity team was set up in October 2018 and is part of the communications committee. The team draws people from all parts of the trust and always welcomes new members. The aim of the com is to bring together a group of people to help to promote the work of the...

Gala Talks so much to come

I am penning this prior to the November talk at the Gala Club when we end our talk with wine and mince pies……………so I’m anticipating a good turnout. Both of the earlier autumn talks were well supported. The September event which was well publicised as part of the...

Apple Week at Gloucester Life Museum

Apple Week at Gloucester Life Museum Tuesday 16th October to Saturday, 20th October ending with the traditional “Apple Day” @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm on Saturday (Free Entry)   Apple Week 16th to 20th October This year for the first time there will be an “Apple...

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...

Gloucester Day Parade 2017

Gloucester Day celebrates the end of the Civil War siege in 1643. For centuries afterwards, the lifting of the siege was marked by an annual Gloucester Day. This died out in the nineteenth century but was reinstated in 2009. The modern Gloucester Day has recently also...