Working with local people and partners, the Cathedral Quarter project will help to breathe new life into Westgate Street which is rich in heritage and full of potential, making it more attractive to residents, businesses, tourists and investors.

High Street Heritage Action Zones are a national heritage led regeneration initiative by Historic England.

Street Scene

Our project includes:

  • Making Open Spaces More Attractive
  • Using Open Spaces For Activities
  • Using Open Spaces For Events

Events & Activities

Our events programme includes:

  • Arts & Cultural Events
  • Heritage Awareness Events
  • Workshops for Professionals

Westgate Stories

Do you remember the old Westgate?

  • Share Your Memories With Us
  • Did You Know?
  • Where Was It?

Education

Our education programme includes:

  • Gloucester Through The Ages
  • Be A Building Detective
  • Architectural Trail

Street Scene

Our project includes:

  • Making Open Spaces More Attractive
  • Using Open Spaces For Activities
  • Using Open Spaces For Events

Events & Activities

Our events programme includes:

  • Arts & Cultural Events
  • Heritage Awareness Events
  • Workshops for Professionals

Westgate Stories

Do you remember the old Westgate?

  • Share Your Memories With Us
  • Did You Know?
  • Where Was It?

Education

Our education programme includes:

  • Gloucester Through The Ages
  • Be A Building Detective
  • Architectural Trail

GRANTS TO PROPERTY OWNERS

Re-use of empty space, Restoring lost features, Plan of the zone.

Our Projects

No 14 Westgate Street (Meeks Shoes)

No 14 Westgate Street (Meeks Shoes)

How the funding will be used No 14 Westgate Street (Meeks Shoes) has a fine plaster work ceiling dating from the 17th century. The funding will be used to convert the upper floors of the property into flats.Before and afters...

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39 and 41 Westgate Street

39 and 41 Westgate Street

How the funding will be used 39 and 41 Westgate Street are early timber framed buildings, dating from the middle of the 16thC which may originally have been built as one property. 39 was extended upwards in the early 1800s. Both...

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The Dick Whittington

The Dick Whittington

How the funding will be used The Dick Whittington is an early timber framed building which had an early Georgian façade added in the 1700’s. The funding offered will be used to secure the façade, replacing modern, inappropriate...

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Keep Up To Date

Big THANKYOU to Gloucestershire Family History Society volunteers who are working with us to research the occupants of Westgate buildings over time. It was a pleasure to see you at our HQ this week and give you a tour of our upcoming projects. Looking forward to seeing the results of your hard work!#HistoricHighStreets #gloucestercitycouncil #historicengland #gloucestershireheritagehub ... See MoreSee Less
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4 weeks ago

Mi Rewards Gloucester
The most popular places for mi Mi Rewards Gloucester points this month so far are:M&S GloucesterFarmhouse Deli - The Eastgate Shopping CentreTANK GloucesterB&M Stores - The Eastgate Shopping CentreJanes Pantry - Cathedral Quarter GloucesterHubble Bubble Coffee HouseBrewhouse & Kitchen ... See MoreSee Less
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4 weeks ago

Mi Rewards Gloucester
Earn #MiRewardsGloucester points here at Bangkok Canteen Gloucester ! A super independent restaurant and take away in the Cathedral Quarter Gloucester. Thai food, gluten free, locally sourced ingredients.#Gloucester #MiRewardsGloucester #points #SupportLocal #SupportGloucester #LoveLocal #Loyalty #FoodGloucester BID Gloucester ... See MoreSee Less
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1 month ago

Punchline Gloucester
£1.9m awarded to Gloucester City Council to bring high street back to former glory: bit.ly/3jV9wohHistoric England Gloucester Culture Trust A G Meek Headmasters Barbers National Lottery Heritage Fund Cathedral Quarter Gloucester ... See MoreSee Less
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Very enjoyable day on Gloucester Day opening the Cathedral Quarter HQ. #historicengland #HistoricHighStreets #gloucestercitycouncil #gloucesterculturetrust #strikealightgloucester #gloucesterhistoryfestival ... See MoreSee Less
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@GloucesterCity have launched a new way for commissioning festivals taking place between April 2022 & March 2023.

Applications for funding currently open until 5pm Friday 22nd October ⏰

See the details and apply here - https://www.visitgloucester.co.uk/business-support

@VisitGloucester #Gloucester

TODAY at 5pm: If you’re an independent BID business owner, join our ‘Networking Meeting for Gloucester's Independent Businesses.’ It’s a great opportunity to discuss your business with fellow people in the city.

Sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gloucesters-independent-business-network-september-tickets-170121238203 #gloucester

Gate Street Gallery -

Michael James Tindall, MBE is a former English rugby union player. Tindall played outside centre for Bath and Gloucester, and won 75 caps for England between 2000 and 2011.

https://www.visitgloucester.co.uk/blog/read/2021/08/you-can-now-enjoy-an-open-air-gallery-on-the-gate-streets-b82

@miketindall13 #Gloucester

Another story that’s been the culmination of a lot of work for so many people. The minister for veterans from South Korea was in Gloucester to say Thank You to veterans of the Glorious Glosters who fought at The Battle of Imjin River 70 years ago. Tonight ⁦@bbcpointswest⁩

Happy World Tourism Day! We're so glad to be able to welcome tourists back to Gloucester again 🧡

#visitgloucester #gloucester #worldtourismday #wtd2021

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