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


Colours over Sheepscombe

Colours over Sheepscombe

A retrospective exhibition to celebrate the textile art of Rosemary Swinson.

Sheepscombe Village Hall.

29th & 30th June 2019 10.30 am - 4.30pm

Refreshments including cream teas.

For more information contact

01452814811 07742805620

Posted: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:41 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, Tourist Information Centre

Painswick Community Archives

Painswick Community Archives

Painswick Community Archives was launched on Wednesday 15th May, in a small ceremony at the Town Hall. The archives are based on the old files of the Parish Council, going back for many years, but now open to the public and with a searchable index. Other archives have been added, both physical and electronic, including a digital photo archive with over 1000 old photos of Painswick, and a searchable... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 10:25 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Annual Parish Meeting

Annual Parish Meeting from 6.30pm in the Town Hall - Wednesday 15th May 2019.

There will be representatives from the

Traffic Committee

Rural Environment Committee

Emergency Services

Neighbourhood Warden

Play Painswick


Library - upstairs.

County Councillor

Plus new Archives Department - upstairs.

Refreshments will be available.

Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 11:36 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Councillors, Events, People, consultation, reports

Stamages Lane Car Park

Stamages Lane Car Park

STAMAGES LANE CAR PARK WILL BE FREE TO USE from Monday 1st April (no joke) - although parking restrictions will apply.

For more information

Posted: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 14:28 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, Transport

Community Governance Review of Stroud District

Community Governance Review of Stroud District


To find out more about the draft recommendations and submit comments go to;


Write to: Community Governance Review, Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill, Ebley Wharf,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:15 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Consultation



PLEASE BEWARE THE A46 (by the junction of Edge Road) WILL BE CLOSED: to allow works by Severn Trent Water, from 17.00hrs on Saturday 02/03/19 to 18.00hrs on Sunday 03/03/19.

Posted: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 11:02 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Transport

Community Connexions

Community Connexions

Can you help by joining their volunteer driver team and help people struggling to get to where they need?

If you have a current driving licence, a car that is taxed, insured & Mot'd and time to make a difference to someones day, please contact Community Connexions on 03456805029.

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:29 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, Transport

Christmas Refuse Collections

Christmas Refuse Collections

Collection due on Tuesday 25th December 2018 WILL BE COLLECTED a day early on Monday 24th December.

Collection due on Tuesday 1st January 2019 WILL BE COLLECTED on Saturday 5th January 2019.

"Try to minimise the waste created and and recycle as much as you can, perhaps even give some presents that can be reused."

Glass, cans, plastic bottles and plastic containers can go in recycling wheelie bins or bags... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:54 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

The Door - The Christmas Challenge

The Door - The Christmas Challenge

Becca's Story

The Christmas Challenge means your donation to The Door this Christmas will be matched - doubling the impact for young people like Becca.

"Hi, I'm Becca and I'm 16. About a year ago I was finding life really hard. It felt like there was nowhere safe for me. At one point I thought it would probably just be easier if I wasn't around anymore, I even got to the point of trying to take load... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 12:05 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Recycle your Christmas Tree

Recycle your Christmas Tree

Recycle your Christmas Tree Longfield is again organizing a Christmas Tree Recycling Campaign. Longfield will collect real Christmas Trees from your house for a donation to our local hospice between January 10th and 13th. All you need to do is to register before 6pm on Sunday January 6th and make your donation on line or by phone. The money raised will help to pay for Longfield's Hospice at Home nurses.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:38 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

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