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Creation Fund Winter 2021

Applications for grants now open

We are now allocating another pot of funding, provided by Gloucester City Council, to support your exciting projects and ideas. Grants of up to £2,000 are up for grabs for you to develop your own ideas, events & projects to take place across Gloucester.

You may want to develop a new performance, create a new event, produce a film or piece of art. It may be something completely unique. Your project must have a participation element to it and take place here in Gloucester – and doesn’t have to be in the city centre!

How to Apply:

If you require any of this information, the form or criteria in a different format please let us know – and invite any feedback about the application process.

  1. Have a look at the full guidance to help with your proposal here
  2. Complete a proposal form with your project/idea
  3. Email your proposal form to by 5pm 22nd November.

For any questions with applications or to discuss your idea please get in touch with

We are happy to accept videos/audio as a form of application. These should be no longer than 10 minutes.

Volunteer Recruitment: Voluntary Secretary to the Board

Gloucester Culture Trust’s board of trustees are recruiting for a Voluntary Secretary to the Board.

You will have had senior administration or other relevant experience and enjoy organising people and meetings. You will have good report writing skills and be familiar with minuting meetings. You will be responsible for organising and minuting Board Meetings (four per year) and Finance Committee Meetings (four per year). You will work with the Chair and Chief Executive to set the agenda for Board meetings and the Chair of the Finance Committee for Finance Committee Meetings. You will gather papers and circulate to all trustees and take the minutes for the Board Meetings and Finance Meetings.

Engage in Gloucester

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Engage in Gloucester has made volunteering easier for everyone. If you want to have a go at volunteering, or want to see what opportunities are on offer, head to and choose your challenge and a time commitment that suits you.

Have your say

We regularly ask for feedback and ideas about programmes and events, which help us and our partners shape the future plans of Gloucester’s arts, culture and heritage plans.

Here, we will post information about opportunities and ways you can Have your Say on what matters you.

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Young Creative Network

On the first Wednesday night of every month, young creatives aged 18-30 meet to share ideas, make new collaborations and talk about arts & culture important to them.


For artists & creatives

Artists and creatives are at the heart of any vibrant City. Our aim is to develop the next generation. The creative industries are the fastest growing sector in the country and we want to make Gloucester a hotspot for art and creativity.

JOLT logoJOLT is a Hub we have created for artists and creators to create new work, co-work + collaborate. By providing the space and support we aim to help creative businesses succeed + grow in the City of Gloucester.

JOLT is developed for people who want to turn their talents and skills into a sustainable career or grow their ventures into larger cultural and creative businesses or social enterprises. From desk space to workshops, we’ve got you covered.

Click here to visit



Are you a teacher, student teacher, LSA or home educating parent? Wish that you could easily find out what resources, trip opportunities and support is available to you from cultural, arts and heritage venues around the city? Well we have the solution!

We have produced a new Gloucester City Education Brochure, detailing the best of outside of the classroom education within the city centre, up to date contact details and information about the history of the city.

Click here to download the latest version of the Gloucester City Education Brochure



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