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

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

Painswick Christmas Goodwill Evening

Painswick Christmas Goodwill Evening

30th November 2018 5pm - 8pm.

Posted: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:09 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Stroud District Council Local Plan Review

Stroud District Council Local Plan Review

Exhibition in Painswick Town Hall on Wednesday 28th November 2.30pm - 6.30pm.

Stroud District Local Plan Review - emerging strategy consultation 16th November 2018 - 18th January 2019.

What does you neighbourhood need?

What do you value about your area? What needs protecting? what needs investment, growth or change?

Stroud District Council is consulting on an emerging strategy and possible sites to meet... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:07 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, consultation

Small Business and Trades

Are you a tradesperson or small business looking for work in your area?

Gloucestershire County Council is looking for professionals from all trades to join their approved list of suppliers/contractors.

Gloucestershire County Council will be going out to tender in November for its 'Minor Works Framework'. This is an approved list of suppliers/contractors which the council use for works up to the value... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:36 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Poppy Appeal

Poppy Appeal

Royal British Legion - Poppy Appeal.

Unfortunately, nobody came forward to assist with the co-ordination this year. The Parish Council has therefore agreed to assist where possible but it does mean there will be very little door to door sales. Please support the Poppy Appeal by purchasing your Poppy from one of the many businesses or organisation in Painswick which will have them available, including... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Oct 2018 10:09 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Community Governance Review

Community Governance Review

Community Governance Review of parish and town councils to make sure that, at parish level, governance arrangements are working effectively and efficiently as they should be for the public.

For more information - www.stroud.gov.uk/GCR or email communitygovernancereview@stroud.go.uk or call 010453 754886

Posted: Tue, 04 Sep 2018 11:41 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Elections, consultation

A46 Road Closure

A46 Road Closure

The A46 will be closed for resurfacing from 1900 hrs - 0700 hours; between the 6th and 22nd August 2018.

To minimise disruption to residents living in close proximity to the road - highways aim to complete the works in Painswick Village by midnight each evening.

Posted: Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:02 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Edge Art and Flower Festival

Edge Art and Flower Festival

Edge Art and Flower Festival. Saturday 14th July - Sunday 15th July. 10 am - 4 pm in Edge Church and Village Hall.

Refreshments available.

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 12:15 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, Tourist Information Centre

Play Painswick

Play Painswick

We would like to extend a big thank you to St Michaels Resturant, Anthony Churchill and Cllr Dawn Dart for their tremendous efforts in raising £535 at the Art Auction they held last month. The funds are towards Play Painswick; to enable some new pieces of Play Equipment to be installed in the Recreation.

Party in the Park - coming soon!

If you would like to donate or hold a fundraiser please contact... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:55 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, Recreation Ground