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


Gloucester Creatives: Your Feedback Wanted!

Gloucester Culture Trust is currently reviewing all the major cultural Festivals & Events that take place throughout the year in Gloucester. We have spent the past few months having a big conversation with event organisers, visitors and non-visitors to understand their views. We also want to get feedback from YOU, local creative professionals, about what you …

Creative Consultation: Artist Commissions Announced

Gloucester Culture Trust and Festivals and Events International recently  asked artists and creatives, who know and love Gloucester, to apply for three Artist Commissions of £1,000. We received over twenty applications through our open call  with ideas and suggestions to creatively engage the public. The Artist Commissions are part of our Big Conversation to develop a plan for …

Job Vacancies with Gloucester Culture Trust and Great Place

At this exciting stage of development for Gloucester Culture Trust and following the launch of our Great Place project, we are seeking people to join our team and help deliver our ambitious plans for the Trust, the Great Place project and for Gloucester. Details of current available roles are below. The closing date for both …