Doncaster Civic Trust

An independent group of local people interested in Doncaster’s heritage

Winter Programme 2016 – 2017

All events take place at St Peter’s RC Church Hall, Chequer Rd, Doncaster All on Thursdays at 7:30pm.  Non-Members Welcome. 2016 15th September Ian Stevenson on Monk Bretton Priory Monk Bretton Priory is an English Heritage site to the east of Barnsley. 13th October... Read more

Events at Tickhill

Heritage Walks with Doncaster Civic Trust at Tickhill Our first Heritage walk at Tickhill in May was very successful.     There will be two more walks there this year led by Steve Kimber and Andy Ward These will be on Sunday 5th June at 2 pm Sunday 31st July at 2 pm... Read more

A Guided Tour of Doncaster through the eyes of Pevsner

Nikolaus Pevsner wrote the Buildings of England Series from 1951 to 1964. It was incredibly ambitious, recording many buildings across the country. Today these influential books are gradually being fully revised by others. The Doncaster walk will be on Monday 13th... Read more

2016 Heritage Walks Programme

Date added: 23 February 2016 We are pleased to announce our programme of Heritage Walks for this year. New this year is the Trust’s very first Heritage Walk in Tickhill. The walks will be led by Steve Kimber and Andy Ward who have already taken over 1,300 guests on... Read more

2015 Architecture Competition Winners Announced

Date added: 8 February 2016 We are delighted to announce the winners of our 2015 architecture competition for Doncaster primary schools. Once again, Doncaster Civic Trust have worked with Sheffield School of Architecture to host this competition. Last November,... Read more

2016 Winter Programme

Date added: 10 January 2016 All events will take place at St Peter’s RC Church Hall, Chequer Road All on Thursdays at 7.30 pm 14 January Gary Brett on Old Hatfield and Hatfield Woodhouse Gary is a local historian with particular interest in the two Hatfield... Read more

Sounds Of Childhood Project Launch

Date added: 10 January 2016 We have great pleasure in inviting you to attend the launch of this exciting project. Book a place at the Friday 29th January launch event and bring along your early years children to an afternoon of fun with sounds on Saturday 30th January... Read more

Student Bursary Round 3 Launched

Date added: 19 November 2015 We are delighted to announce that Round 3 of our bursary scheme is open to new applicants. If you are thinking about studying a built-environment subject at university or plan to train in a traditional building conservation craft then we... Read more

Doncaster Mansion House Project

Date added: 10 November 2015 Following on from last Wednesday’s launch of this project by students from Sheffield School of Architecture in Doncaster, we are pleased to announce that details of this exciting project are now contained in a website set up by the... Read more