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Heritage Open Days 2021

We took part in the national event Heritage Open Days on the 11th September, by delivering our buildings and village tours....

Sudbury Primary School is Fired Up!

As part of our ongoing project activity programme, we have teamed up with Fired Up! Theatre to work with local community groups. The company are developing scripts from research generated by our local history research...

Wild Sudbury

On the 29th May, we hosted WILD SUDBURY, as event to encourage to local community to come and visit the site and be part of creating future habitats to be based around the building once...

Supporting Local History Month

In Support of Local History Month through May, we ran our buildings and village tours, as well as a cake and plant sale fundraiser....

Mapping the Gasworks

We have been joined by Nottingham Trent University and a new team of volunteers to start mapping the Gasworks. This involves taking many, many images of the building, and using some clever 3D mapping software...

Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust Tour The Village

As part of the programme of events for Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust, Sudbury Gasworks Restoration Trust hosted tours of the building and village....

Sudbury Primary Forest School at the Gasworks

Students from Sudbury Primary School spent the afternoon with us at the Gasworks, planting trees around the site as part of their Forest School activities....

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...

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...

£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...