Russell Plaque Unveiled

Stephen Lusty of York Civic Trust and Ian Forman of Bustardthorpe Allotments unveiled a blue plaque in honour of George […]

Plaque at York St John University

Winifred, Mary and Catherine Cruse were recognised as pioneers of women’s education at the opening ceremony of Beyond the Vote, […]

Mary Ellen Best Remembered

The Trust was pleased to unveil a blue plaque today to Mary Ellen Best, the renowned nineteenth century watercolourist.  Born […]

Our own plaque in the Mansion House

The Mansion House is now open to the public after an extensive restoration programme.   With fifty Trust members present, we’ve […]

Suggest A Blue Plaque

We run York’s Blue Plaque programme. You can suggest a person or place for a blue plaque if you contact […]

Joseph Hansom plaque

On 30 August 2017, York Civic Trust unveiled its latest blue plaque, in recognition of Joseph Aloysius Hansom (1803-1882), prominent […]

Plaque unveiled to Samuel Tuke

On 24 August, at the new student housing development in Lawrence Street (formerly the Lawrence Street Working Mens’ Club, and […]

Joseph Terry plaque unveiling

On the 17th August 2017, a plaque to Joseph Terry, founder of Terry’s of York was unveiled by the grandson […]