Who We Are

Abbey 900 Cirencester, Steering Group is a group of volunteers drawn together by our common passion for the life and people of the town – there are 12 of us. We are all members of various groups and organisations relating to Community, History and The Arts in Cirencester.

We are: –

  • Corinne Lamus, Chair;
  • Ailsa O’Connor, Vice Chair;
  • Ron Dowling, Finance;
  • John Lamus, Finance ;
  • Meg Blumsom, Secretary;
  • David Fowles, Marketing;
  • Alison Horrocks,Volunteer Co-ordinator,
  • Rev. Katie Richardson; John Tiffney; Aileen Anderson; James Harris; Tony Curry and Beth Alden.

OUR PARTNERS:

The Winstone Trust

WITH SUPPORT FROM:

Cirencester Community Development Trust, Cirencester Town Council, Corinium Radio, BBC Radio Gloucester, Cirencester Scene, Wilts & Glos Standard, Cirencester College, Powells School, Octavia’s Bookshop, Cirencester Chamber of Commerce, Cirencester Rotary and Probus Clubs, C B Slade and Boutique 3

AND GRATEFUL FOR SPONSORSHIP FROM:

 

Jungle Boutique, Prints and Threads, Talking Wines, Thomson and Partners, Tanners Solicitors LLP, Insite, C J Hole, Havas Helia, Print Ginger, The Soroptimists, Travis Perkins, Cirencester Antiques Centre, Moore Allen & Innocent, Davey Law, Cain & Fuller, Hamptons, Crocodile, Loaded Grill, Plum Boutique, David Allberry, Aura Care Living, Cotswold Show and Food Festival and Jacks Café

 

And last but not least, we are indebted to Cirencester Civic Society, Cirencester Archaeological and Historical Society, Cirencester and Corinium DFAS, Friends of Cirencester Parish Church, Corinium Museum, Bingham Library Trust, New Brewery Arts and ClearWorth for their sponsorship and provision of Talks, Study Days, Exhibitions, Lectures, Workshops and Concerts.

ANYONE CAN BE A FRIEND OF ABBEY 900.

If you would like to join this band of supporters by making a small donation (suggestion is £20), please contact us on: – 01285 644244 or email abbey900ciren@gmail.com

You would be supporting the whole Festival in its aims: – EDUCATE about the Past, ENGAGE in the Present, ENHANCE for the Future

Thank you to all those who have already supported the Abbey 900 Festival by becoming a FRIEND

THE ROLL OF HONOUR OF FRIENDS OF ABBEY 900 to date

Maureen Taylor of Manordeilo,Wales

Mary Pym of Cirencester

Mrs Eunice Davies of Cirencester

Rev Rosemary Franklin of Ampney Crucis

Richard R Mullins of Caudle Green

George Lloyd Phillips of Driffield

David M Lattimore of Cirencester

Jenny Hincks & Family of Cirencester

James Slater of Cirencester

Deborah & Simon Edwards of Cirencester

Mary Turner of Cirencester

Mary Cobbett of Cirencester

Jane Saunderson of Cirencester

Andrew Lichnowski of Cirencester

Mike Timbrell of Cirencester

Mrs Anne Pike of  Cirencester

Dr Martin Hockey of Cirencester

Mr and Mrs Jefferies of Cirencester

Mrs E Pile of Ampney |Crucis

Mr Anthony Millard of Cirencester

Dr and Mrs R N Davies of Cirencester