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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.

Sep 11, 2018

Names of more than a hundred people feature on one Worcester Stands Tall giraffe sculpture, painted by artist Anna Mitchell. The acquaintances and friends she met while ....Read more

Sep 10, 2018

Painting an 8ft giraffe sculpture is challenging enough – but for artist Jess Perrin this was just the start of her journey with Worcester Stands Tall. The 25-year-old....Read more

Aug 30, 2018

When it came to painting two 8ft giraffe sculptures for Worcester Stands Tall, artist Chris Morgan was no stranger to the task. The 44-year-old, from Great Bromley in Es....Read more

Aug 28, 2018

Combining her interests in biology and anatomy, Liverpool-based artist Sophie Green created a skeletal design for her giraffe sculpture. The graphic designer says she wa....Read more

Aug 28, 2018

Inspired by teen memories of nights out in Worcester, artist Emily Sparkes describes her Worcester Stands Tall giraffe as a little “tongue-in-cheek”. The 25-year-old....Read more

Aug 21, 2018

Drawing inspiration from the place she grew up in, artist Rachel Blackwell designed her Worcester Stands Tall giraffe featuring city landmarks. The 34-year-old, who live....Read more

Aug 21, 2018

With a degree in illustration, artist Matthew Smith created an intricately detailed design for his Worcester Stands Tall giraffe sculpture. The 34-year-old from Worceste....Read more

Aug 20, 2018

Transforming an 8ft giraffe sculpture into a bee was a "delightfully fun" experience, says artist Traci Moss. The 51-year-old, who lives in West Sussex, created Bumble t....Read more

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
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