Are you registered to vote?

Over 85% of residents in the Cotswold district have now responded to the Council’s annual canvass to ensure that the electoral register is up to date. Cotswold District Council sent out electoral registration forms to households at the end of August, and reminders in September.  We are now employing canvassers to visit

We Remember 1918 – details of commemorative events

November 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. A number of commemorative events are being planned throughout the Cotswolds. Please find details of these attached. We Remember 2018 - OVERVIEW 2 Poster for recruiting soldiers gen v

Midweek closure days for Recycling Centres from end of October

  Following the recent announcement about changes to the opening hours of the five county council Household Recycling Centres (HRCs) (news item here: https://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/gloucestershire-county-council-news/news-september-2018/changes-ahead-for-your-recycling-centres/ ) I am now able to let you know which days the individual sites will be closed. From 28th October Gloucestershire County Council’s Household Recycling Centres will

Little Rissington allotments win 2nd prize at Moreton Show!

The Little Rissington allotments were entered into the Moreton Show. Judging took place prior to the show and the result for the 2018 Allotment competition was as follows: 1st: Shipston, New Street 2nd: Little Rissington 3rd: Bourton on the Water, Cemetery Road 4th: Bourton on the Water, Springvale 5th: Blockley 6th: Bourton on the Water, Piece

Community litter pick on Sunday 14th October

Come along and join other volunteers on the second litter pick of the year. Some equipment will be available but please bring your own gloves, pickers and hi viz if you have them. Please meet at the Village Hall at 10.30am.

Village defibrillator is ready to be used. Click here!

The new village defibrillator is in place on the Village Hall. This has been accredited by South Western Ambulance and is ready to be used. An awareness session on how to use the machine in an emergency was held on Saturday 15th September in the Village Hall. The Parish Council are

Police issue advice to dog walkers on farm land

The Police have been asked to clarify the following points- 1. The law only covers public areas and footpaths across farm land. 2. The fine of £1,000 is a maximum fine that can be imposed and this is only awarded at court if the dog owner refuses to pay the set fine

Cotswold District Council budget announcement for 2018 -2019

Council freezes council tax, garden waste licences and car parking charges yet again Release date: 20 February 2018 Members of Cotswold District Council have today agreed a freeze on the authority’s share of local residents’ council tax payments for 2018/19, following a freeze for 2017/18 and 2016/17, a 5% cut in 2015/16,

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