Painswick Parish Council

Serving the people of Painswick, Edge, Sheepscombe and Slad.

Town Hall

Clerk: Mr Roy Balgobin
The Town Hall, Victoria
Square, Painswick, Stroud
Gloucestershire GL6 6QA

Tel: 01452 812722

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Latest News

Painswick Centre Public Meeting

Painswick Centre Public Meeting

A further update from the trustees on the future of The Painswick Centre:A public meeting will take place on Wednesday 14th June at 7.30pm in the Beacon Hall, to discuss the future of the Centre. All are welcome.The survey so far shows overwhelming support for saving the Centre. New skills & energy will be needed to make this happen: first and foremost new Trustees are needed to strengthen the Board, but we would also like to hear from those who would be interested in sitting on a fixed-term volunteer committee overseen by the Trustees, or who could offer pro bono help & advice.The following skills/experience are required:Business Development/StrategyFinanceBoards & GovernanceBuildings & MaintenanceLegalHR & StaffingProject ManagementIf you would like to be involved and can help, please email

Posted: Mon, 15 May 2023 09:01 by Roy Balgobin

District Council By-Election for One Vacancy -17th May 2023

District Council By-Election for One Vacancy -17th May 2023

District Council By-Election for One Vacancy - to take place Wednesday 17th May 2023.

Remember voter photo ID will be required.

Posted: Tue, 11 Apr 2023 15:56 by Roy Balgobin

Casual Vacancy - Slad Ward - co-option

The Electoral Services Department at Stroud District Council has confirmed that the regulation 10 requests from electors have not been fulfilled and the Parish Council can now fill the casual vacancy by co-option. More »

If you are interested in serving as a Parish Councillor (Slad Ward), please write / email the Parish Clerk (Roy Balgobin) confirming that you are qualified to be a Councillor and include a brief explanation of why you are interested in joining the Parish Council.

If you would like to know more about the role, please contact the Parish Office.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 11th April 2023. » Less

Posted: Mon, 20 Mar 2023 09:46 by Roy Balgobin