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YGT Pioneers Ground-Breaking New Conservation Material in Britain

The York Glaziers Trust have used a revolutionary new UV resistant glass at York Minster, to protect the Great East Window. York Minster will be the first building in the UK to use this pioneering new material to protect its ancient stained glass.

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Tate Britain Window by Artist Richard Wright Made and Installed by YGT

The York Glaziers Trust have completed the making and installation of a brand new window for Tate Britain's Millbank foyer, designed by Turner Prize winning artist Richard Wright. The window uses only clear handmade glass, and a delicate geometric leaded design set within an elegant metal framework.

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YGT Designs and Produces New Windows for Queen Margaret's School, Escrick

The York Glaziers Trust was recently commissioned to create two large windows for Queen Margaret's School in Escrick, North Yorkshire; one of the UK's top independent boarding schools.

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YGT Welcomes Prince Charles

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited York Minster and the York Glaziers Trust to meet the teams working to conserve the Great East Window.

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Princess Beatrice and the Archbishop Visit the Studio

In August 2012 Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York visited the studio, accompanied by the Archbishop of York, John Sentamu. She met the conservators working on the conservation of the Minster's Great East Window, and saw some of the panels currently being worked on.

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The Duke of York Visits the YGT

The team at the York Glaziers Trust welcomed His Royal Highness, Prince Andrew, the Duke of York to the studios. His tour included neighbouring York Minster and the stoneyard. While in the workshop, he saw panels being conserved from York Minster's Great East Window.

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