Repair Cafe coming to town!

Volunteers are needed for our very own Repair Cafe! Working in partnership with Net Zero, we’re planning a regular Repair Cafe to be held at Foundation House, giving people the opportunity to learn repair skills and fix things rather than throw them away. Repair Cafés take place all around the world and are free meeting […]

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A right royal knees up

As part of Stratford Town Trust’s summer programme of live music, we’re pleased to announce that there will be music performances over the Jubilee Weekend to help people celebrate in style. Wychwood Folk Rock and Darrell Mitchell from The Occasional Orchestra will be performing on Friday 3rd June and Orange River Remedy on Sunday 5th […]

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Trustee election results

The votes have been counted and we’re pleased to announce our five newly appointed Trustees who were voted for by our members. A huge thank you to everyone who made these elections a success by either putting themselves forward as a candidate or voting. The successful candidates are: Tim Bailey – 30 years of policing […]

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Unveiling of new commemorative boulder at Rowley Fields

We were pleased to celebrate the Town Green designation of Rowley Fields with a special commemoration in honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. On 4th May, Tony Jackson, Chair of Stratford Town Trust, unveiled a new boulder during a ceremony at the fields. The boulder is York stone, chosen for its hard-wearing properties. It was […]

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Time to cast your vote

Member Elected Trustees Every four years the terms of office of the five member elected trustees comes to an end, triggering an election process. For this round we are delighted that 18 local people have come forward as candidates. Our trustees play a central role in supporting the Town Trust team, ensuring that we operate […]

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A celebration fit for royalty!

Dust off your bunting and find that large tea pot!  We’re proud to be offer local community groups an opportunity to come together over the weekend of the 2 – 5 June to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. After all the restrictions of the pandemic, we’re delighted to offer residents of Stratford an opportunity to […]

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Help Your Community Grow

As part of Random Acts of Kindness Week, Stratford Town Trust are hosting a community event that encourages people to take part in small acts of kindness while having fun. The event, Helping Your Community Grow, is open to all and will be held at the Ken Kennett Centre on Justins Avenue in Stratford on […]

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Crowdfunder update

Thank you to our Crowdfunder supporters who raised £2000 during our four week campaign! Further very generous donations from two local benefactors brings our total to just over £5000, so along with funding from The Pilgrim Trust, this means conservation work can begin in The Guild Chapel in the early part of next year. As you […]

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Uncovering the secrets of The Guild Chapel

Can you help us to reveal one of the last great secrets in The Guild Chapel, hidden from sight since the 19th century? Thanks to The Pilgrim Trust, the next phase of the conservation project in the Guild Chapel is poised to begin. We need your help to enable us to reveal one of the […]

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New Chair announced for Stratford Town Trust

We  are pleased to welcome their new Chair following the end of term for incumbent, Quentin Willson. Stepping into the new role is Tony Jackson, who has been a Trustee since 2016. He said: “I am both honoured and humbled to have been elected by my fellow trustees as the new Chair of Stratford Town […]

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