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Update on Moreton Hospital X-Ray petition

Thank you to everyone who has signed the petition to 'Save the North Cotswold Hospital X-Ray Services'. We reached 5,000 signatures in 11 days, so Cllr Lynden Stowe has been able to present the petition to Gloucestershire County Council (GCC) and the issue will be debated on 15 January at the Health & Care Overview & Scrutiny Committee at

Help to prevent a reduction of X ray services at Moreton Hospital

On 12th November, members of Moreton in Marsh Town Council and I, Cotswold District Councillor Alison Coggins (Moreton West ward), met with Dr Hywel R Furn Davies. There are grave concerns that the NHS acute trust will be reducing the X-Ray services at North Cotswold Hospital, from around 30 hours

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

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: ) 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

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,

Winter Update from Gloucestershire Highways – click here

Winter Update  Following the recent snow and extreme weather we have experienced throughout the winter I thought it would be a good opportunity to update you on winter services and ensure you are all clear on roles and responsibilities.  Information is provided and updated on our website, if you have a query