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TIC Guide Launched at Abbey
Glastonbury's new Town Crier David Greenway performed his first official cry at the launch of the Tourist Information Guide at the Abbey.
Workshops at the Abbey - bookings open now
Feltmaking Workshop - Wool as a textile art form with Jennie Loader Use the amazing properties of wool to convert soft, fine fibres into a robust textile.
A team of Arts and Humanities Research Council-funded researchers, led by Abbey Trustee Professor Roberta Gilchrist of Reading University, has re-evaluated the archaeology of Glastonbury Abbey and disentangled the rich but not always accurate myth from historical reality.
Taking a leap for Abbey Appeal
Senior Retail Assistant Kath Brooks is planning to skydive to boost Glastonbury Abbey’s Rescue Our Ruins Appeal.
Embroidery recreates famous image of St Dunstan at the feet of Christ
A sketch of Dunstan, the 10th century Abbot of Glastonbury and later Archbishop of Canterbury, who was immortalised as a saint, has been recreated for the first time in embroidery.
Sacred Wonders of Britain - BBC2 programme
The Abbey featured in Sacred Wonders of Britain, a BBC2 programme, on January 13 2014 It is currently available on iPlayer via this link
Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza 2014
Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters will perform in the spectacular grounds of Glastonbury Abbey in August, Festival founder Michael Eavis announced today.
Glastonbury Abbey dishes up a wide range of events in 2014
From a Food Fayre to special late night openings, from a stunning light spectacular to Shakespeare’s plays, Glastonbury Abbey has unveiled a packed line-up for 2014.
The Opportunity: Glastonbury Abbey preserves the fabric and grounds of Glastonbury Abbey ruins, provides education in the abbey’s religious and historic importance for the public benefit and uses the abbey to advance religion in accordance with the doctrines of the Church of England.
The Holy Thorn has started to flower
Traditionally only flowering at Christmas and Eastertime, the Holy Thorn in the grounds of the Abbey has started to flower.
Donate online to help Rescue Our Ruins
We now have the facility to take donations online for our Rescue Our Ruins Appeal.
£500,000 appeal to Rescue Our Ruins launched
GLASTONBURY Abbey today announced a major half a million pounds appeal to rescue its ancient ruins.