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

Tags: Events

Annual Parish Meeting -6pm 28th April 2021

You are invited to attend and/or submit a report for the Annual Parish Meeting.

The Annual Parish Meeting is not a Parish Council meeting but one that electors can participate in, although the Chairman of the Parish Council will Chair the meeting.

We would welcome reports from groups and organisations of the Parish, as this provides a record of activities going on in the Parish - this years will give... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 10:00 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, reports

Prince Philip, H.R.H The Duke of Edinburgh

It is with great sadness that we have today learnt of the death of The Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip, who supported his country over many decades with the upmost dedication and distinction. He was a much-loved member of our monarchy and will be sorely missed.

On behalf of the people of the Parish of Painswick, I wish to convey our deepest sympathy and thoughts to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 13:04 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Easter Egg Decorating Competition

Easter Egg Decorating Competition

Sadly there is no Easter Egg Hunt this year - however, the fun continues with an Egg Decorating Competition. Open to everyone! Pick up a wooden egg from the Pharmacy or order online. Decorate at home over the Easter Holidays and send your photo in by the 16th April 2021 to win a prize. £3 per egg for more information visit

Posted: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 09:24 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People

Elections Job Opportunities

Elections Job Opportunities

Elections Job Opportunities

Have you ever considered working at one of our Polling Stations?

We are looking to recruit motivated staff to fill a number of important paid role on election day.

On Thursday May 6th 2021 the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gloucestershire, County, District and Parish Council elections will be taking place.

Planning is already underway and we would like to reassure you that... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 10:32 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Elections, Events

Stroud is open for business

Stroud is open for business

We have some news! The "Stroud Is Open" Directory is now getting bigger, better and expanding beyond Stroud town!

Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 09:38 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, Tourist Information Centre, Transport, 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

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 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

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

Painswick Christmas Goodwill Evening

Painswick Christmas Goodwill Evening

Date 29th November 2019 - 5pm - 8pm.

It will be an evening of festive cheer for all the family, to wander around our beautiful village and see the Christmas lights, munch on a mince pie and sip some mulled wine, and maybe pick up a perfect present from one of the local stalls. Hot food, locally made, will also be available.

Maps will be available on the night from The Painswick Centre, Town Hall and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Nov 2019 09:27 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, Tourist Information Centre