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

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:

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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

Gloucestershire County Council Covid 6 point plan

Gloucestershire County Council Covid 6 point plan

Gloucestershire: Covid-19 prevention action Let's do it for each other - let's slow the spread of covid.

Please click on attached document for the 6 point plan.

Posted: Wed, 21 Oct 2020 15:58 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, consultation

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.


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

Tags: People, Recreation Ground