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Ashley Green, Chief Executive – Gloucester City Homes to retire on the 31st March 2022

Ashley Green, Chief Executive – Gloucester City Homes to retire on the 31st March 2022

Joint statement by Asif Bhatti, Chair and Ashley Green, Chief Executive – Gloucester City Homes Asif Bhatti, Chair of Gloucester City Homes has today announced the retirement of Chief Executive, Ashley Green at the end…
Important changes to DWP payments made to Post Office accounts

Important changes to DWP payments made to Post Office accounts

From the 1st September 2021 the DWP will no longer make payments to Post Office Accounts. The best way to receive your payments going forward will be direct into a bank account, this gives you…
EU Settlement Scheme: EU/EEA, Swiss tenants and their family members – what now?

EU Settlement Scheme: EU/EEA, Swiss tenants and their family members – what now?

What is the EU Settlement Scheme? Following Brexit, All EU, EEA (EU and Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway), Swiss Citizens and their non-British family members who were residents in the UK before 31 December 2020 needed…
City Energy Energy Efficiency Works

City Energy Energy Efficiency Works

We are working with a company called City Energy to survey and carry out energy efficiency work to some of our homes across the City. Before any appointment City Energy will contact you via letter…
GCH Resumes Community Impact Days

GCH Resumes Community Impact Days

Gloucester City Homes is pleased to have held its second community impact project of 2021. Following on from work at Robinswood School in July, staff have also completed outdoor transformations in the Kingsholm area.  On the 20th August a team of 15…
ISO Quality Reaccreditation Provides Assurance to Tenants

ISO Quality Reaccreditation Provides Assurance to Tenants

Gloucester City Homes (GCH) is delighted to announce that it has been reaccredited to the British Standards Institute ISO 9001:2015 quality management standard. The re-accreditation was made following a virtual two-day inspection in August 2021. Ashley…
2021 Garden Competition Winners Announced

2021 Garden Competition Winners Announced

This Summer saw Gloucester City Homes’ (GCH) Sixteenth Annual Garden Competition and it was a popular way to showcase local residents hard work on their gardens throughout the summer period and prove that Gloucester has the most beautiful gardens! Each year…
GCH Transforms Allotment Area at Robinswood School

GCH Transforms Allotment Area at Robinswood School

Gloucester City Homes (GCH) is thrilled to have carried out its first Community Impact Day in 2021 at Robinswood Primary School in Matson. The project focused on tidying and bringing the allotment area back to life…
New 16 Home Development In Maisemore

New 16 Home Development In Maisemore

Gloucester City Homes (GCH) are pleased to complete their first new homes at a small development in the village of Maisemore. The development which sits on the Old Road, just a couple of miles from…
Full Fibre Rollout to All GCH Homes

Full Fibre Rollout to All GCH Homes

Gloucester City Homes (GCH) has signed an agreement for CityFibre to connect all its 4,600 properties to the new Full Fibre network it is building across the city.  CityFibre is investing £31m to bring the fastest, most reliable digital connectivity to Gloucester…