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Staying Safe and Cool in the Heatwave

Staying Safe and Cool in the Heatwave

Sun Safety Tips These tips are really important and set out by the NHS. Its crucial to apend time in the shade when the sun is strongest. In the UK, this is between 11am and 3pm…
Coronavirus Update – July 2021

Coronavirus Update – July 2021

Everyone at GCH hopes you have continued to stay safe and well during the Pandemic, which has been a mighty challenge for us all. We thank you for your support and patience over the last 18 months as we have worked through…
How Do I Stop Condensation, Damp & Mould?

How Do I Stop Condensation, Damp & Mould?

Condensation can occur in any home and there are 3 main steps to take to prevent it from developing into damp and mould. Find out more in our leaflet. Step 1 – Reduce the amount…
Coronavirus Letters Sent to All Tenants

Coronavirus Letters Sent to All Tenants

Below are copies of updates that we have sent to all tenants which explain GCH’s position on delivering services during the COVID-19 Pandemic. 12th July – Letter to all tenants GCH on-going response to the Coronavirus pandemic Everyone…
Response to Gloucestershire Live Article Regarding Matson Lodge

Response to Gloucestershire Live Article Regarding Matson Lodge

We are aware of some confusion regarding Matson Lodge and our future plans for its use and so we wanted to provide an update on what’s happened and where we are. Gloucester City Homes has…
Closure of Clapham Court

Closure of Clapham Court

GCH has reluctantly made the difficult and sad decision to close and demolish its high-rise sheltered housing scheme, Clapham Court. This will happen gradually over the course of the next three years.   We understand and recognise that our…
GCH Estate Service Team Transforming Outdoor Spaces

GCH Estate Service Team Transforming Outdoor Spaces

GCH’s Estate Service team is made up from 8 staff split into two teams who focus on maintaining outdoor areas across the City. It is their role to maintain the upkeep of the estates, keeping…
Phone Line Delays

Phone Line Delays

2.24pm – Our phone lines are back working as normal. Thank you for your patience. We are currently facing intermittent issues with our phone lines which is causing some delays when you call us. An…
Breathing Space Scheme to help with debts

Breathing Space Scheme to help with debts

Breathing space is also called the debt respite scheme Breathing space is a new Government scheme that could help if you’re struggling with debt, including rent arrears. The scheme freezes payment demands and legal action…
Our Service Roadmap as Restrictions Ease

Our Service Roadmap as Restrictions Ease

As Government COVID restrictions start to ease we have developed a plan for reintroducing our full services. The dates are all subject to Government advice. Current Services – Steps 1, 2, 3 and 4 We…