Garden Day 2016

Garden Day at Tetbury Upton House, Tuesday 14th June, 11.00am-4.00pmYou’ll always find a garden at the heart of our work. Each one is a very special haven, and Tetbury Upton House is no exception. Famed for its vegetable garden, variety of trees and stunning borders, this is one of the most beautiful settings imaginable. Join us for a picnic, a private view and a talk by Margie Hoffnung. Margie has worked with some of the most respected names in the gardening world, including Rosemary Verey and HRH The Prince of Wales. She holds the prestigious post of Assistant Conservation Officer for The Garden History Society and enjoys sharing her knowledge and experience in planning applications for listed gardens. This event includes stalls to visit and tours of the house. Read More

Clay shoot and dinner, 13th May 2016

We’re kicking off our events season in style at Berkeley Castle. On Friday 13th May, our friends and supporters will gather around the Berkeley Castle Folly for the annual Nelson Trust Clay Shoot and Dinner. Once again, we’ll be feasting on gorgeous barbecued venison burgers. When you have booked your team of four, you’ll get the chance to shoot a variety of flushes, including a pigeon hide, grouse butt stands and the famous gnat, followed by a well-earned cup of tea with cakes. Round off a perfect day with the prestigious Black Tie Dinner in the Great Hall at 7pm, including your own private tour of the castle, pre-dinner drinks, a three-course dinner, and then our usual auction and raffle. Find out how to enter your team and buy tickets here.  Read More

Women's Lives, Influencing Change Conference

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FREE CONFERENCE celebrating 30 years of two Women’s Centres influencing change at grass roots - showcasing the projects, the expertise and the work Read More

Westonbirt Fair

The Nelson Trust is proud to be one of the chosen charities for the Westonbirt Fair, alongside Macmillan Cancer Support. Why not start your Christmas shopping early whilst supporting two much-needed charities? You can enter the fantastic raffle and silent auction. Read More

Charity Abseil

Dare to go over the edge? Read More

Sheep Stakes 2015

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This is a new and exciting event for 2015. The sheep races are being held at Woodchester Mansion Gates, Nympsfield, on Saturday 3rd October from 1:30pm. Read More

Lecture 2015

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This year the Nelson Trust lecture takes place on Thursday 23rd April 2015 at Westonbirt School, Gloucestershire. Read More

Charity Golf Day 2015

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The Nelson Trust Charity Golf Day is to be held on Friday 18th September 2015 at Minchinhampton Golf Club. The day is intended to be enjoyable for both regular and occasional golfers whilst raising much needed funds to support the Nelson Trust. Read More

Stroud Trail Marathon 2015

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Do you want to run a trail marathon around the Cotswolds? (Half marathon is also an option). Read More

Clay Shoot and Black Tie Dinner 2015

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2015 will see the Nelson Trust into it's 30th year. To mark this milestone we will be celebrating with the charity's 8th annual clay shoot. This year the event will be held on Friday 15th May at Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire. Please book your place now as spaces are limited and offered on a first come, first served basis.  Read More