Girton Town Charity


Celebration for Dovehouse Court’s official opening

30 May 2023

Girton Town Charity’s new almshouses and office were formally opened on Saturday 29th April by Dr Robin Hiley, Trustee and former Chair. The event was attended by 30 invited guests who had been involved in the project, followed by an open session for Village residents to come along and see the new homes for themselves.

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GTC celebrates handover of Dovehouse Court

21 Mar 2023

GTC is marking the completion of a £5 million building project to create 15 new energy-efficient almshouses for local residents. Following an 18-month building programme, Girton Town Charity took ownership of Dovehouse Court, where all the homes have been built to stringent Passivhaus standards to achieve maximum energy efficiency. The development also includes a new office for the Charity.

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Dovehouse Court

12 Feb 2023

Dovehouse Court is now in final stages of completion and Trustees have recently visited to view progress ahead of handover which will take place at the end of February.

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Positive progress in a challenging year

13 May 2022

Girton Town Charity has continued to steer a very busy programme with a major new almshouse project underway at Dovehouse Court, the completion of Suffolk Terrace. This summary is extracted from the report prepared for the Parish Council’s Annual Meeting in May 2022. 

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