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Crucible 2: The Cathedral becomes an Art Gallery Once More

Gloucester Cathedral is a magnificent building. It is always worth a visit even if, like me, you have no interest in religion. At the moment, a visit is even more worthwhile because it is paying host to a sculpture exhibition, … Continue reading

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Crucible Exhibition to Return to Gloucester

It is great news that the Crucible Sculpture Exhibition is returning to Gloucester Cathedral later this year, running through the whole of September and October 2014. Crucible is one of the largest and most important exhibitions of contemporary sculpture and … Continue reading

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Gloucester Cathedral Art

As I have said before, I am not a religious man, but I do love religious buildings. This is especially true of the magnificent Cathedral in Gloucester. The cathedral started life in around 679AD, when Osric, King of the Hwicce … Continue reading

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Snowy Gloucester

So we’ve had some snow. From the news coverage you might imagine that this represents a natural disaster on the scale of an earthquake or volcano. I know that they have had it worse in other parts of the country, … Continue reading

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History and Art at Gloucester Cathedral

Yesterday Gloucester Cathedral hosted a BBC History Festival. This is a great thing for Gloucester, which is of course just chocked full of history.  Events of this sort are great for kids, who can see very knowledgeable people dressed up … Continue reading

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