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...

PROGRAMME OF SPEAKERS

Autumn/Winter public talks 2019-230 USUALLY our talks are on the third Wednesday of the month – apart from the first – which is earlier to coincide with the Gloucester History Festival. Our venue, as always, the Gala Club at 7.30pm. Wednesday, September 11:-...

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...