About the Trust

Heritage Manager

Emma Davies
07718 280478

Emma is responsible for the day-to-day management of Llanthony Secunda Priory. Contact Emma if you have any queries about visiting, volunteering and events.

Project Manager

Edwina Bell
Contact Edwina with matters relating to the Re-formation Project’s capital works.

The Trustees

The Llanthony Secunda Priory Trust consists of 12 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.

Jeremy Williamson, Chairman
James Kitto, Chair elect
Liz Griffiths, Secretary, Acting Treasurer
Sir Henry Elwes
Julie Finch
Sarah Gilbert
Graham Howell
Ian Patton
Phil Staddon
Ian Stainburn
Patrick Taylor
Martyn White


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

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 latest annual report for the financial year 2016/7 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