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St Michael’s Church Conservation Project

The scheme to restore and open up this iconic medieval church on St Michael’s Hill is now, after many years, making great progress. The roofs, destroyed in the recent fire, have now been...

Castle Park, St Peter’s Church Project

The Trust has decided that St Peters Church in Castle Park will be its next focus for the promotion of the whole of Castle Park as the historic centre of Bristol. There are so many surviving features...

Restoration of Gatehouse Roof

The Gatehouse lower roofs have now been reinstated and the building works are successfully completed. It was decided to use zinc in the reinstatement to deter thieves and notices have been put by the...

Theft of Lead from the Gatehouse

Thieves have gained access to the new roofs of the Gatehouse and stripped the lead from the gutters. Fortunately quick work by the caretaker Ashton Park School has enables a scaffold...

Completion of the Lower Lodge Restoration Project, Ashton Park

The Gatehouse is now fully open for bookings! The last phase in the restoration of the lower lodge, that of checking for minor defects has now been completed and signed off. The building is being...