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Sudbury Primary School visits the Gasworks

As part of our Heritage Lottery Funded activity programme, we are hosting of engagement activities with Sudbury Primary School with support from the Derbyshire County Council's Environmental Studies Service. The first part of the programme focused on a Digital Documentary project, with KS2 and Y2 students exploring the Gasworks site and filming short clips of [...]

By |2021-09-08T11:51:28+01:00June 14th, 2021|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Sudbury Primary School visits the Gasworks

Arnold Folly: A Wonder of the Industrial Revolution

As part of British Science and British Engineers week, 5th - 19th March, we were joined by Malcolm Durroch to present a talk on Arnold Folly: A Wonder of the Industrial Revolution. Davison, the son of a hosiery manufacturer and Hawksley, the son of a Maltster, combined forces in 1788 to develop one of the [...]

By |2021-09-08T11:51:59+01:00March 25th, 2021|Resources|Comments Off on Arnold Folly: A Wonder of the Industrial Revolution

Women in Science & Engineering

As part of British Science and British Engineers week, 5th - 19th March, we were joined by Dr Catrin Rutland to explore the important contributions women have made to science and engineering over the centuries, and what inspired Catrin to become a Scientist. View the recorded online talk here! https://youtu.be/Fo7VxaqIJqA  

By |2021-09-08T11:53:43+01:00March 16th, 2021|Resources|Comments Off on Women in Science & Engineering

SGRT Offered a Place on the New Heritage Compass Programme

Sudbury Gasworks Restoration Trust is thrilled to have been offered a place on a new Heritage Compass Programme, represented by our newly appointed Gasworks Manager, Rachael Cooksey. This a brand-new Business Support Programme, run by Cause4 is funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Working in partnership with Creative England and the Arts Marketing Association, it has [...]

By |2021-09-08T11:54:06+01:00January 4th, 2021|Uncategorised|Comments Off on SGRT Offered a Place on the New Heritage Compass Programme

£1.4m Funding Success

Sudbury Gasworks Restoration Trust are delighted to announce that they have received a £1.4m National Lottery Heritage Fund grant to restore the old Victorian Gasworks and create a space for the local community. The Trust has secured £1,377,800 for its exciting heritage project, ‘Rescuing and Restoring Sudbury Gasworks’, to re-develop the disused gasworks building in [...]

By |2021-09-08T11:52:34+01:00March 16th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on £1.4m Funding Success

WELLIES Welcomed to Gasworks Building

A few days ago, we showed some of the WELLIES team around the Sudbury Gasworks. Growing Rural Enterprise is an organisation that helps rural businesses develop and grow, and we hope to continue working with them as the project develops. It was a lovely day, as you can see in the pictures below, and we [...]

By |2021-09-08T11:54:13+01:00October 10th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on WELLIES Welcomed to Gasworks Building

Design Concepts Progressing

We've been busy this month establishing some concept design proposals with our architects, Lathams, as well as looking at costs with Greenwood Projects. This all links in to the draft Business Plan, also in production, looking at the proposed usage and operational structure of the new building. We've also been considering how the heritage will [...]

By |2021-09-08T11:54:20+01:00August 28th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Design Concepts Progressing
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