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

September Beacon

Painswick Parish Council is disappointed with the negative comments made on the front page of the September edition of The Beacon. Most reasonable people have been very understanding of the restrictions required whilst we deal with the Covid 19 pandemic. The Editor had been fully briefed by the Council that we were carrying out a detailed Risk Assessment for the re-opening of the Town Hall and Painswick... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 09:45 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Councillors, Newsletters, properties

Victorian Lamp Restored

Victorian Lamp Restored

Our sincere thanks to Gloucestershire County Council for doing a wonderful job of restoring the Victorian Lamp.

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 09:43 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, properties

Town Hall and Painswick Youth and Community Pavilion

Town Hall and Painswick Youth and Community Pavilion - are now open again. Users MUST follow all government advice and comply with the rules set out in the Risk Assessment.

Please do not enter the buildings if you have any symptoms, a high temperature or have been advised to self-isolate.

Please ensure that you wash your hands regularly (including before and after entering the buildings).

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 10:01 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, properties

Community Post Office

Community Post Office

The Community Post Office will be available on Wednesday and Friday mornings in the Town Hall, between 9.30am - 11.30am.

Please respect social distancing and use hand sanitiser.

Posted: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 10:33 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

PSALMS lunchtime club

PSALMS lunchtime club

PSALMS and the local church are running a free lunchclub every Weds & Fri during August for any KS1/KS2 children in the area on pupil premiums. It will involve social distanced sport at the Painswick Rec, followed by a meal in the Painswick Church Rooms.12-13:30pm.email Delyth_allen@hotmail.co.uk for a booking form.Please do share with anyone you know who might benefit from this scheme.

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 08:16 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, Recreation Ground

Play Equipment

Play Equipment

As per the current Government Advice - the play equipment will be able to be used from the 4th July. Please ensure that children wash their hands or use hand sanitiser before and after playing there.

Maintain 2m social distancing with other users.
Keep your face and hands as clean as possible. Bring your own hand sanitising.
Avoid crowded spaces, if the equipment is busy consider coming back later.


If... Read More »


Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 09:22 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, Recreation Ground

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 https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Link to Painswick Covid 19 Support Group https://painswickcovid19support.wordpress.com/?fbclid=IwAR3wFWgQJRRzqpZ8R2AVumD_XJk_WiSL87ebJODzi2SHCfVAiKz4gSWI6eA

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

UESFUL NUMBERS

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

meals@longtableonline.com - 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