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

Author: Roy Balgobin

Letter from a friend in Slavutych (unedited)

Letter from a friend in Slavutych (unedited)

The town of bold hopes: how Slavutych lives during the war.

The war certainly changed the lifestyle of Slavutych residents, but the town continued to live. And every day residents thank the Armed Forces of Ukraine for the bold hope for the early Victory of Ukraine.

For the Christmas holidays, a photo zone was opened on the Central Square next to the Christmas tree. The town municipal services remove... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Jan 2023 12:08 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Community Lunches - supporting Ukraine

Community Lunches - supporting Ukraine

Painswick Parish Council were delighted to host the Community Lunches on Monday 28th November 2022.

The Ukrainian Flag took pride of place, to celebrate our friendship with the Town of Slavutych along with pin badges for the guests.

A fantastic £89 was raised.

Posted: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 08:41 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Friendship & Cooperation Agreement with The Town of Slavutych

Painswick Parish Council is delighted to have signed a Cooperation and Friendship agreement with the Town of Slavutych in Ukraine.

The purpose of this is to establish a bond based on our similar historic towns.

Posted: Tue, 15 Nov 2022 15:47 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, Tourist Information Centre

PAINSWICK COMMUNITY SUPPERS

Church Rooms, at 5.30pm on Tuesday 6th December, Tuesdays 10th & 31st January plus Tuesdays 14th February, 21st February and 14th March.

Everyone is Welcome - join up to 60 villagers, young and old for a 2 course meal. Meet new friends, neighbours and forge deeper bonds within our community.

Food lovingly prepared by local chef Matt Black

To reserve your space click HERE or ring 07956203087

Posted: Thu, 10 Nov 2022 16:05 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Community Support Events in the Town Hall

Community Support Events in the Town Hall

Please join us in the Town Hall:

Mondays

12noon - 1.15pm - Community Lunches

2.30pm - 4.30pm - Library

Wednesdays

10.30am - 12.30pm - Warm Wednesdays

9.30am - 11.30 am - Community Post Office

10.30am - 12.30pm & 2.30pm - 4.30pm - Library

Fridays

9.30am - 11.00am - Community Hub

9.30am - 11.30 am - Community Post Office

10.30am - 12.30pm & 2.30pm - 4.30pm - Library

Saturdays

10.30am - 12.30pm - Library

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 09:30 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

HM Queen Elizabeth II 21st April 1926 - 8th September 2022

HM Queen Elizabeth II 21st April 1926 - 8th September 2022

The Chairman, Councillors and Officers of Painswick Parish Council are deeply saddened at the news of the death of Her Majesty the Queen. Our thoughts are with the Royal Family at this time.

A book of condolence will be available for residents to pay their respects at: Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill, Ebley Wharf, Stroud, GL5 4UB

Open from 8.45am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, and 10am to 4pm on Saturday... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 09:05 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Temporary Road Closure - Slad 30th August 2022

Gloucestershire County Council has made an order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended) to temporarily close part of the B4070 Slad Road from outside the property known as Woolpack Inn to outside the property known as The Laurels for a total distance of approximately 160 metres.

The reason for the closure is to locate and resolve Gigaclear blockages. The road is expected to be closed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Aug 2022 09:44 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Transport, properties

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE A46 NEW STREET

Gloucestershire County Council has made an order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended) to temporarily close part of A46 New Street from outside the property known as The Gables to outside the property known as Nutgrove House for a distance of approximately 10 metres.

The reason for the closure is for the reinstatement of a defective manhole cover. The road is expected to be closed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Jul 2022 08:31 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, Transport

Support for families over the summer holidays

Families who are eligible for benefits-related free school meals can now register for the summer Holiday Activities and Food Programme (HAF) funded by the Department for Education. Now in its second year, the programme is going from strength to strength, and last year provided over 26,377 HAF activity sessions for children to enjoy and nutritious food through hampers and meals.

This summer, using grant... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Jul 2022 08:45 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

A46 Road Closure 16th - 20th May 2022

Painswick Road, Stroud

This road will be closed (as per the attached plan) from 16th May 2022 to 20th May 2022, between the hours of 09.30 to 15.30hrs each day. This is to allow for urgent tree works on behalf of Gloucestershire County Council.

Pedestrian and Emergency access will be maintained

If you should require any further information regarding this closure please contact Gloucestershire Highways... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 10:47 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Transport