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: People

Telephone Town Hall

Apologies - there are issues with the telephone system - we hope to get it back working by Friday 17th September.

Posted: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:14 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Love Painswick - Painswick Centre 3rd July

Love Painswick - Painswick Centre 3rd July

Love Painswick will be taking place at The Painswick Centre on Saturday 3rd July 10 - 5! It's a community fair all about celebrating our local businesses: a collaborative effort to showcase and support you lovely lot and to help sow the seeds of economic regeneration. There is a huge amount of talent & innovation in these valleys but those of us living here don't always know about the amazing things... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 08:08 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, Tourist Information Centre

Stroud District Council Local Plan Review

Stroud District Council Local Plan Review

Extra time is being made for people to make comments on the plan for how the district will look in future generations.Stroud District Council's Local Plan maps out where homes and business will go, up to 2040.A six week consultation period started on Wednesday May 26 but it will now last eight weeks and end on July 21 instead of July 7.Stroud District Council Environment Committee Chair Chloe Turner... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 09:15 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, Land & Property, People, Transport, consultation, properties

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 www.painswickplaygroup.co.uk

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

Tags: Events, People

Interested in becoming a Parish Councillor?

Interested in becoming a Parish Councillor?

It is election year for Painswick Parish Council with elections scheduled for Thursday 6th May 2021

Painswick Parish Council is a Warded Council with 7 Councillors from the Painswick Ward 1 from the Edge Ward and two each from the Sheepscombe and Slad Ward

To become a Parish Councillor you must meet the following criteria:

To stand for election on a parish council,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 14:23 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Councillors, Elections, People

IT Equipment needed

IT Equipment needed

With the latest lockdown, there are lots of children who are struggling to take part in home schooling as they just don't have access to the necessary IT equipment - if you have a laptop or tablet gathering dust - we can give it a new lease of life and make a difference. Please email clerk@painswick-pc.gov.uk

Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 12:28 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed

We are looking for some extra help cleaning the Rec Equipment to bolster our existing volunteer network. All the materials and training are provided; it takes around half an hour to complete and can be undertaken at any time during the day.

If you are able to help, please get in touch with Roy Balgobin (Parish Council Clerk) on: 01452 812722

Posted: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 17:19 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, Recreation Ground

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!

https://www.visitstroud.uk/?fbclid=IwAR1Nsq56VOJngBbpzhVs29nBDVEFj3tDacYwmO-oIHGL9vLabLda1iiPYdk

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

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