Gloucester Culture

We want our city to be known for its distinctive culture: innovative and excellent, quirky and edgy, diverse and community-based with a strong focus on young people.

We want to make Gloucester a better place to live, work and play


Our goals are to

  1. Develop artists and arts organisations

  2. Broaden the cultural offer to support social and economic development

  3. Develop a vibrant city centre full of cultural activity and things to do

  4. Develop audiences who enjoy the new cultural opportunies being created

  5. Put Gloucester on the cultural map by developing high profile events

  6. Make things happen to continue the momentum for change


Job opportunity: Community Engagement & Volunteer Officer

As part of Gloucester’s Great Place scheme, we are working with Gloucester Cathedral to recruit a Community Engagement & Volunteer Officer. The role will: Support the running and development of the city’s festivals and events; Provide wider access to and engagement with heritage buildings and spaces; Facilitate the development of a local list and record …

Aethelflaed 2018: open call out for artists & creatives

Help Gloucester celebrate one of its most influential historical figures 2018 marks 1,100 years since the death of Aethelflaed, the most powerful woman of the Anglo-Saxon era, whose remains are buried at St Oswald’s Priory in Gloucester. Gloucester Culture Trust and Marketing Gloucester are looking for artists & creatives to help us celebrate this anniversary. …