About the Trust

The Team

Chris Barnes - Operations Manager


Emma Davies - Heritage Manager (Maternity Leave)


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Kimberley Seville - Marketing and Functions Administrator (Maternity Cover)


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Working days: Wed/Thurs/Fri

Anne Catchpole - Volunteer Manager

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The Trustees

The Llanthony Secunda Priory Trust consists of trustees who are also directors of the charitable trust.  Their wide-ranging backgrounds, breadth of knowledge and associated skills contribute to the success of the Trust. Annual report - available to year ending 31 December 2020.

Mike Court, Chair
Peter Evans, Treasurer
Chloe Gilbert, Secretary

Graham Howell
Martyn White
Stephen Aiano
Jane Crichard
Paul James


In addition to Trustees, we also have Members of the Trust who assist and advise on specific aspects of the Trust’s work.

New trustees and members welcome

Llanthony Secunda Priory Trust is continuously looking for new Trustees and Members,  to support its work as we move into the next exciting phase of the Priory's Reformation.

After 10 years of hard work to secure the survival of Llanthony's historic buildings and grounds, we are now focusing on establishing and actively running Llanthony Secunda as a heritage venue.

To find out more about how you can get involved, and how to apply, please click here.

Supporters of the Trust

The Trust has received invaluable support to enable it to progress and provide the resources to conserve what is a unique national heritage.  Support has been financial, expertise, fundraising, events and encouragement.

Organisations who have provided financial support through grants over the past five years include:

  • Historic England
  • All Churches Trust
  • Architectural Heritage Fund
  • CHK
  • Country Houses Foundation
  • Garfield Weston
  • Gloucester Environmental Trust
  • Gloucester City Council
  • Lennox and Wyfold Foundation
  • Notgrove Trust
  • Pilgrim Trust
  • Summerfield Trust
  • Sylvia Waddilove
  • Wolfson Foundation

Organisations and individuals who have provided resources, facilities and encouragement:

  • Gloucestershire College
  • Barnwood Construction
  • Guildhall Gloucester
  • Marketing Gloucester
  • Carrie Horwood, - Cats Eye Carving
  • Kirstie Bennett
  • Gloucester Civic Trust
  • Gloucester Conservation Volunteers


Llanthony Reformation Project

A brief description of the Llanthony Reformation Project 2013-2018 is available on request. It gives the scope of the project, milestones and what has been achieved.

Annual Report

The  Independent Financial Statement for year ending December 2020 is available on request.


The Trust has a full range of policies for managing this heritage asset. These are available on request to the Heritage Manager.  Policies include:

  • Health and Safety
  • Accessibility statements
  • Privacy Policy