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

Latest News

Thank you message from Chairman Cllr Martin Slinger

Covid 19 - message of thanks from Cllr Martin Slinger (Chairman).

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 17:12 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Coronavirus Information

Coronavirus Information

Coronavirus Information

COVID 19 - link to Government advice

Link to Painswick Covid 19 Support Group

How can I try to stay well?

Wash hands for about 20 seconds with soap and hot water or use a sanitiser gel

Use a tissue for coughs and sneezes

If you don't have... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 14:42 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People


Stroud Citizens Advice 0808 800 0510

P3 Housing Advice 01453 750480

Self Employed Information Line 0300 456 3565

HMRC Tax Helpline 0800 0159559

Universal Credit Helpline 0800 3285644 - providing a ready meal service 7 meals for £25.

Posted: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 08:45 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Parish Council Meetings suspended (election postponed)

Parish Council and its Committee Meetings: Covid – 19

The Clerk to the Parish Council in conjunction with the Council Chairman have carried out a risk assessment of in regards to holding Council meetings and have agreed the following:

As the majority of the Council Members fall into the Governments high risk category for Covid – 19 it has been agreed to suspend all Council / Committee and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 10:27 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Committees, Councillors

Recycling Biscuits, Cracker & Cakes

Recycling Biscuits, Cracker & Cakes

Recycling of Biscuit, Cracker & Cake wrappers - we have set up a collection point just inside the door of the Town Hall for wrappers for :- any brand of biscuit, cracker, cake, rice cakes, breakfast/cereal bars, ryvita, twiglet or cheese straws, flapjacks, scones, brioche cakes, wafer biscuits etc.Please ensure that you shake out the wrapper and keep flat (don't scrunch, knot or triangle). You... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Mar 2020 11:49 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People



The following roads are due to be closed:

Edge Road between Blakewell Mead and Washbrook Mill - 7th February times 0930 - 1530.

Pitchcombe Juntion - Tuesday 4th February from 1900 - 0600 hrs

Posted: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 11:41 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Transport

Community Lunches

Community Lunches

From Monday 6th January - Painswick Community Lunches will be held in The Town Hall. From 12noon - 1.15pm.

There will be a variety of Vegetable Soups, Freshly baked bread and cheese, plus tea and coffee.

No set fee but donations welcome - funds raised will be used to support local charities.


3rd February Falcon Bowling Club

10th February Friday Club

17th February Yew Tree W.I.

24th February Park Residents... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 10:12 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Parish Council Office - Christmas

The Parish Council Office will be closed from 12noon on Monday 23rd December until 9am on Friday 3rd January 2020.

If you have urgent business then please email (For emergencies only you can call Roy on 07977560114).

Please note that Gloucestershire Highways can be contacted on 08000514514 and Stroud District Council on 01453 766321.

Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 09:16 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Gloucestershire County Council Budget Consultion

Gloucestershire County Council Budget Consultion

Gloucestershire County Council has launched its annual budget consultation, asking residents to have their say on its draft 2020/21 budget. Read more at #Glosbudget #Gloucestershire

Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 09:14 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Finance, People, consultation

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