Local History Weekend

To coincide with the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, NARA will be hosting a Local History Event over the Bank Holiday weekend, 2nd–5th June 2022. You are invited to visit the exhibition on The Triangle which will feature the history of the Naunton area and the lives of...

Christmas 2021

Thank you to everybody who hosted an Advent Window, and those who donated. Together, you raised £119.34 for Cheltenham Families in Need. Here is a selection of the fabulous 2021 show.

Advent Windows 2021

Advent windows are back for 2021, and this year we have 151 windows on the Advent Trail! The map and list below shows which windows will be opening each night. If you would like to send a picture of your window to Karen (khstanford@hotmail.co.uk) they will all be...

NARA launches its Flower Box Festival

More than 70 people attended the launch of the Flower Box Festival on Sunday June 27th 2021. Cancelled due to Covid last year, residents sprang into action and attended the launch of NARA’s Flower Box Festival, where they were invited to host a Flower Box in...

Christmas 2020: Advent Windows and the Santa Run

Advent Windows Thank you to everyone who hosted one of the 115 Advent Windows that were opened over the Christmas period. Each one was special in its own way, demonstrating a wealth of creative talent. There were some very inventive windows, from computer game...

Christmas 2019: Advent Windows and Christmas carols

Advent Windows Our Advent Windows are back for 2019 and this year the streets of the Naunton area will be looking even more festive as we have two windows being unveiled every day up until Christmas Day. Check out the artistic talents of our local community using this...

Advent Windows 2018

The inaugural NARA advent windows proved a resounding success, with 33 households applying for the 25 slots. So that no one was disappointed, we doubled up on eight of the days. Thanks to everyone who took the time to brighten our streets. Judging by the many positive...

NARA at Christmas

Christmas carols We will be singing carols on the Triangle on Thursday 20th December at 6.30pm. The Salvation Army Band will be playing all the old favourites and Christmas fare in the form of mince pies and non-alcoholic mulled wine will be on offer. Come and listen...

Summer blooms on The Triangle

Flowers blossom for their own joy but they have brought happiness to local residents and those who pass by The Triangle on a daily basis. The pink and mauve triangular bed which was first to be planted in late May, with verbena and verbascum, various geraniums,...

The next phase of The Triangle: Choose a planter design

It’s going to be a Cottage Garden! In line with residents’ wishes for a fragrant, colourful, bee- and butterfly-friendly space, The Triangle will be planted as a Cottage Garden, which is very much aligned with a typical garden aspiration for the surrounding...