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We have sourced a great selection of leisure activities for both children and adults, all based in Gloucestershire.

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First Steps in Family History

First Steps in Family History

If seeing your family at Christmas got you thinking about tracing your family tree, you might find this guide helpful.

First Steps in Family History

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

Does the thought of entertaining the children during the school summer holidays fill you with dread? We can let you into a little secret - read on to find out more.

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

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Gloucester-born John Stafford Smith (1750-1836) was the son of Martin Smith an organist of the Cathedral. He attended Gloucester Cathedral school where he was a choir boy. By the 1770s he had a acquired a reputation as a distinguished composer and organist. He composed music for the Anacreontic Society's constitutional song entitled

Gloucester-born John Stafford Smith (1750-1836) was the son of Martin Smith an organist of the Cathedral. He attended Gloucester Cathedral school where he was a choir boy. By the 1770s he had a acquired a reputation as a distinguished composer and organist. He composed music for the Anacreontic Society's constitutional song entitled "To Anacreon in Heaven", which was later used to accompany the lyrics of The Star-Spangled Banner and designated the national anthem of the United States in 1931. John Stafford Smith is buried in Gloucester Cathedral.

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    king of the castles
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    Family run business supplying a range of products for your home and garden, all products can be bespoke to suit your individual needs

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    Cotswold Journeys
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    Explore Learning
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    Chosen Maintenance
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