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Keep up-to-date on all the Worcester Stands Tall news here. Find out who’s involved, how to take part, fundraising events, what our giraffes have been up to – and more.

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Important dates for your diary:

  • Worcester Stands Tall Giraffe Trail – 9th July – 16th September across Worcester City Centre. Explore areas of the city whilst searching out our giraffes.
  • St Richard’s Hospice Safari Walk – 22nd July – starting from Worcester Racecourse, details to follow. Sign up now online.
  • Farewell Event – 4th-7th October at Worcester Cathedral. See all our giraffes together in one spectacular location. To book tickets, visit our website.
  • Auction Event – 11th October at DRP Group, Hartlebury. Ticket information to follow.

Aug 13, 2018

An artist has described how she used her love of words to create the “wacky” design for her Worcester Stands Tall giraffe. Jane Mota, who lives in Stourbridge, worke....Read more

Aug 09, 2018

Around 90 hours’ work – many in freezing, winter conditions – went into creating artist Ian Gibson’s giraffe sculpture for Worcester Stands Tall. This experience....Read more

Aug 08, 2018

A pair of artists say they hope their cockney rhyming slang-inspired giraffe sculpture brings “fun and excitement” to the city streets this summer. iLdikó Nagy and....Read more

Aug 08, 2018

With a love for nature, art and, most importantly, giraffes – artist Gayani Ariyaratne has been in her element painting a sculpture for Worcester Stands Tall. Original....Read more

Aug 08, 2018

With a background in watercolour art, Jilly Oxlade-Arnott says turning her hand to painting a giant giraffe sculpture for Worcester Stands Tall was “challenging” at f....Read more

Aug 08, 2018

For most people, having a giraffe round to tea would be highly unusual – but it became ‘the norm’ for one Worcester Stands Tall artist. Donna Newman, who lives in ....Read more

Aug 06, 2018

Thanks to everyone who has uploaded or shared photos on social media of their pet pooches with our giraffes ! We love them so much, we thought we'd post a few here. Pl....Read more

Aug 06, 2018

A giraffe on the Worcester Stands Tall trail has been removed after it was broken from its plinth. Diversity is Us, located on Fort Royal Hill, was damaged at some point....Read more

Aug 06, 2018

Thousands of giraffe-seekers have flocked to take on the Worcester Stands Tall sculpture trail in its first four weeks. Visitors from all over the world have spotted the....Read more

Aug 03, 2018

Celebrations were in full swing at a city shopping centre as a display of decorated giraffe calf sculptures were unveiled to the public. The 26 sculptures form a mini-tr....Read more
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