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

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.

Hosts:

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

Parish Council Office - Christmas

The Parish Council Office will be closed from 12noon on Monday 23rd December until 9am on Friday 3rd January 2020.

If you have urgent business then please email clerk@painswick-pc.gov.uk (For emergencies only you can call Roy on 07977560114).

Please note that Gloucestershire Highways can be contacted on 08000514514 and Stroud District Council on 01453 766321.

Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 09:16 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People

Gloucestershire County Council Budget Consultion

Gloucestershire County Council Budget Consultion

Gloucestershire County Council has launched its annual budget consultation, asking residents to have their say on its draft 2020/21 budget. Read more at socsi.in/budget_2020_2021_QNqRP #Glosbudget #Gloucestershire

Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 09:14 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Finance, People, consultation

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

The Ladies of Yew Tree WI help to light up Christmas

The Ladies of Yew Tree WI help to light up Christmas

The Ladies of the Yew Tree WE help to light up Painswick's famous Yew Trees.

"Exploring Painswick - a short walk around an old Cotswold Wool Town" is a small leaflet originally designed by the former Painswick Women's Institute but since 2007 regularly updated by Celia Lougher and Magge Drake on behalf of the current Yew Trees WI. Rococo Garden and the Tourist Information Centre in Painswick are its... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Nov 2019 09:31 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, Tourist Information Centre

Community Basic Life Saving and Defibrillator Awareness Session

Community Basic Life Saving and Defibrillator Awareness Session

Community Basic Life Saving and Defibrillator Awareness Session.

Painswick Town Hall - Wednesday 25th September 2019 at 7pm.

Come along and learn life saving skills - your prompt action could save a life.

Posted: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 09:28 by Roy Balgobin

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Painswick Feast

Painswick Feast

The Clypping ceremony will once again be at the heart of the annual Feast celebrations on Sunday 22nd September. 'Clyppan' is an old Anglo-Saxon word meaning to embrace or to clasp (nothing to do with trimming the yew trees then!). Everyone is encouraged to hold hands 🤝 and encircle St Mary's church while the Clypping hymn is sung, to express gratitude for the church.

Children are invited to make... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Sep 2019 11:16 by Roy Balgobin

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Police Mobile Unit

Police Mobile Unit

The Mobile Police Unit will be in Stamages Lane car park between 12.30pm - 2pm on Saturday 7th September 2019.

Crime Prevention advice, especially with the dark nights setting in and the potential for an increase in burglaries.

Posted: Mon, 02 Sep 2019 10:08 by Roy Balgobin

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Speed Enforcement

Speed Enforcement

The Parish Council are pleased to be working with the Police to enforce the 20mph zone within Painswick.

They recently ticketed a driver for doing 35mph in the 20mph zone!

The Police will be carrying out more speed checks over the next few months.

Posted: Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:06 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: People, Transport

Edge Summer Fete

Edge Summer Fete

Edge Summer Fete - Saturday 29th June 2019.

2pm - 4.30pm.

Crafts, Plants, Tombola, Cakes, Hampers, Toys and Bric-a-Brac.

Posted: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:45 by Roy Balgobin

Tags: Events, People, Tourist Information Centre