Cabinet recommends freeze on council tax

Members of Cotswold District Council’s Cabinet met today and recommended a freeze on its share of local residents’ council tax payments for 2017/18, following a freeze for 2016/17, a 5% cut in 2015/16, a 3% cut in 2014/15 and a 5% reduction in 2013/14.  If approved by Full Council next

New contact details for Stow Police Station

The direct telephone line for the Stow on the Wold Police Station Reception has changed to 01452 907273 and the old number will be discontinued soon. The Reception is normally open to the public as follows: Monday               Open 08:30-16:30             Closed for lunch (12:30-13:00) Tuesday               Open 08:30-16:30             Closed for lunch (12:30-13:00) Wednesday        Open

Parish Council welcomes new Councillor

The Parish Council co-opted Mr Duncan Hughes onto the Council at their September meeting. The vacancy arose following the resignation of  Mike Stratford in the Summer. The Parish Council expressed much gratitude at the July meeting to Mike for his work on the Council over the last few years.

New 20mph Speed Limit In Force!

The new 20mph speed limit through the village is now in operation.  The signage was completed on 18th April 2015, and the limits will be enforced by the local police. Please encourage others to adhere to the speed limit by sticking to it yourself!

Superfast FIBRE Broadband is coming….

With all of the excitement with improving broadband speeds through the Fastershire programme, it's easy to forget that we still suffer from much slower speeds than our brethren in the cities.  But this is about to change! Fastershire Phase 2 is coming!! Gigaclear ( in partnership with Cotswold District Council has