By using this site you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. The Gloucester City Council Website is a service operated by Gloucester City Council, PO Box 2017, Pershore, WR10 9BJ


All rights in the design, text, graphics and other material on this site and the selection or arrangement thereof are copyright of Gloucester City Council or other third parties. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print, in hard copy, portions of this site solely for private or educational use (within the classroom), provided that no changes are made to the material and that Gloucester City Council is acknowledged as the owner.

Any other use of the materials on this site (including reproduction for purposes other than noted above and alteration, modification, distribution or republication) without Gloucester City Council’s prior written permission is strictly prohibited. Should you require permission for the above, please contact the Communications team at communications@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Privacy policy

Gloucester City Council, as the data collector, may collect any personal information from visitors to this site. This information is used only to respond to enquiries and to monitor site usage. Cookies and logging of IP addresses are used to enable Gloucester City Council to monitor site traffic and repeat visitor statistics. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual. Such information is anonymous and held on a temporary basis. You can read more about cookies.

By submitting your data you consent to the use of that information as set out above. Where personal data is requested through forms, such data is only used for the purpose stated on the form and will not be given or sold to any third parties.

This Privacy Policy provision covers this web site. Websites linked to from this site are not covered by this Privacy Policy provision. Gloucester City Council will at all times comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998.


Photographic images are occasionally used for journalistic or artistic purposes. Whenever possible Gloucester City Council obtains (either directly or via third parties) the express permission for images of people to be used on the web. However, this is not always possible for group photographs.

Should a member of the public object to their image being contained in any such photograph they should contact heretohelp@gloucester.gov.uk and the photograph will be removed.


Gloucester City Council makes every effort to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up-to-date. However, Gloucester City Council cannot accept responsibility for any loss or inconvenience caused by reliance on inaccurate material contained in this site.

Links to other sites

Certain links, including hypertext links, in this site will take you outside this site. Links are provided for your convenience and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement or approval by Gloucester City Council of the linked site, its operator or its content. Gloucester City Council are not responsible for the content of any website outside of this site.

Advertising disclaimer

This website may contain third party advertisements and links to third party sites. Third party advertisements and links to other websites where goods and services are advertised does not mean Gloucester City Council endorse or recommend the advertiser's goods or services.

Gloucester City Council does not make any representation as to the accuracy or suitability of any information contained in those advertisements or links to third party sites, and does not accept responsibility for the content of the advertisements, promises made, or the quality or reliability of the products or services offered in these advertisements.

Gloucester City Council will not knowingly run an advertisement that is untrue or fraudulent.

Gloucester business directory

The information in held in the Gloucester Business Directory database has been supplied by the organisations listed. Gloucester City Council does not accept any liability for any error or omission.

Gloucester City Council does not endorse any businesses listed or information displayed.

Photo submission

We are looking for positive images of Gloucester, to encourage civic pride and to help make Gloucester City Council a better place to live, work or play in. By sending us your photo you are confirming that:

  • You own the photo you are sending us and have full copyright and consent necessary for use on the website.
  • You give us permission to use the photo without any cost, fee, liability or charge to Gloucester City Council on the Gloucester City Council website and in other publicity materials and work.

Terms of usage

The following terms of usage apply. Gloucester City Council reserves the right to change these terms at any time.

Any submission that we deem to be obscene or offensive in any way will not be included. We reserve the right to moderate and exclude any submissions for any reason.

Images submitted must not defame, compromise the trade secrets or violate the copyright or other intellectual property rights of any third party.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Gloucester City Council harmless from any fees, claims, losses or liabilities based on a violation of the foregoing representation.

By submitting a photograph, you are confirming that the photograph was taken by you and that you have the express consent of all individuals featured in the photograph for it to be posted on the website/social media and made publicly available. By sending us a photograph which features any individual under the age of 18, you are also confirming that you have the express consent of their parent or legal guardian.

Please do not send us any photographs unless you are sure that you have this consent. Please note that should a complaint arise or consent be withdrawn at any time we reserve the right to remove the corresponding photo from the website.

By sending a photograph taken on private property, or of any subject matter in which a third party owns rights, you are confirming that you have the permission of the property or rights owner as appropriate to take the photograph, posted on the website and made publicly available.

Please do not send us any photographs if you are unsure of whether third party rights subsist or unless you are sure that you have the requisite permissions. Please note that should a complaint arise or consent be withdrawn at any time we reserve the right to remove the corresponding photo from the website.

Rights and permissions

You hereby grant Gloucester City Council a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable licence to:

  • Use your content on our website and or social media sites and any other publicity material and work of Gloucester City Council
  • use your content for any other purpos​es, such as promotions.

Other than the limited license set out in the foregoing paragraph, we acknowledge and agree that we obtain no right, title or interest from you (or your licensors) under these Terms and Conditions in or to any images or comments that you submit, post, transmit or display on, or through, the Gloucester City Council website, or social media, including any intellectual property rights which subsist in those images or comments. You agree that you are responsible for protecting and enforcing those rights and that Gloucester City Council has no obligation to do so on your behalf.

We reserve the right to:

  • decide what content to display in our social media pages or on our website, and to modify such content if we deem it necessary for operational reasons;
  • terminate any Gloucester City Council social media pages group at any stage if we deem this necessary or where circumstances arise that are outside our control;
  • remove any photograph at any time at our sole discretion.​