Mapping the Gasworks

We have been joined by Nottingham Trent University and a new team of volunteers to start mapping the Gasworks. This involves taking many, many images of the building, and using some clever 3D mapping software Read more>>

Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust Tour The Village

As part of the programme of events for Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust, Sudbury Gasworks Restoration Trust hosted tours of the building and village.

Sudbury Primary Forest School at the Gasworks

Students from Sudbury Primary School spent the afternoon with us at the Gasworks, planting trees around the site as part of their Forest School activities.

Sudbury Primary School Digital Documentary

Learn more about Sudbury Gasworks by watching this film produced and edited by students from Sudbury Primary School. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oqjg7vBPXvQ

Sudbury Primary School visits the Gasworks

As part of our Heritage Lottery Funded activity programme, we are hosting of engagement activities with Sudbury Primary School with support from the Derbyshire County Council's Environmental Studies Service. The first part of the programme Read more>>

SGRT Offered a Place on the New Heritage Compass Programme

Sudbury Gasworks Restoration Trust is thrilled to have been offered a place on a new Heritage Compass Programme, represented by our newly appointed Gasworks Manager, Rachael Cooksey. This a brand-new Business Support Programme, run by Cause4 is Read more>>

£1.4m Funding Success

Sudbury Gasworks Restoration Trust are delighted to announce that they have received a £1.4m National Lottery Heritage Fund grant to restore the old Victorian Gasworks and create a space for the local community. The Trust Read more>>

WELLIES Welcomed to Gasworks Building

A few days ago, we showed some of the WELLIES team around the Sudbury Gasworks. Growing Rural Enterprise is an organisation that helps rural businesses develop and grow, and we hope to continue working with Read more>>

Design Concepts Progressing

We've been busy this month establishing some concept design proposals with our architects, Lathams, as well as looking at costs with Greenwood Projects. This all links in to the draft Business Plan, also in production, Read more>>

Results Received of Contamination Report

It was like going back to a science class yesterday, meeting with Idom Merebrook (engineering and environmental consultancy) at Cromford Mills - drilling down (no pun intended) into the results of our contamination report with Read more>>