July 2023

Gloucestershire Heritage Hub

Gloucester History Festival 2023

Wow- what a line up!  This year's Festival has lots to offer for anyone interested in local history.  Here's a sneak preview of what's in store:

  • Simon Draper - Placenames in the Gloucestershire Landscape
  • Andrew Armstrong - the story of Whitefriars Priory
  • Dilip Sarkar - Spitfire! & Gloucestershire’s Battle of Britain
  • Phil Moss - the people of Blackfriars Priory
  • Neil Holbrook - Glevum: The Last 100 Years
  • Michael McCarthy - Dick Whittington & Gloucestershire
  • 150 Years of Gloucester Rugby at Kingsholm Stadium - Thursday 7 September
  • Gloucestershire Battlefields - Tony Condor at the Gala Club
  • My Gloucester Discovery - with Janina Ramirez, Andrew Armstrong & David Carpenter. 
  • Helen Carr, Janina Ramirez and & others talking about Gloucester’s history.

Be sure to check out the History Festival brochure for dates and full details.  Tickets go on sale from Friday 28th July.  Buy online https://www.gloucesterhistoryfestival.co.uk/  or in person at the Museum of Gloucester 10am - 5pm daily or by phone on Tel: 07834 406228 10am - 5pm daily

And a date for next year's diary- the Gloucester History Festival Spring weekend will be 12-14th April 2024


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