How to get ten times more bees on your lockdown lawn

Give your lawn a monthly ‘Mohican cut’ to boost wildlife, experts urge. Mowing the lawn just once a month and leaving areas to grow long provides a huge boost to flowers, bees and other wildlife. The “Mohican” haircut approach to mowing is being recommended by wildlife charity Plantlife, after a survey of lawns revealed they can support 200 different flowers

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Garden waste collections to restart on Friday 15 May

Cotswold District Council has announced that fortnightly garden waste collections will restart in Little Rissington on Friday 15 May. Cllr Andrew Doherty, Cabinet Member for Waste and Recycling, said: “Over the last few weeks we have needed to use our garden waste vehicles and crews to support the main waste and recycling collections while some staff have had to take

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COVID-19 – Coronavirus – stay safe!

Updated April 15th 2020 Key messages Updates in Gloucestershire Around 66,000 items of PPE received over the weekend which are being distributed to settings across the county today. This is in addition to the 400,000 pieces received and distributed last week. Special schools and Trading Standards have also received supplies.  GCC are compiling a list of priority workers for testing

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Fosse cross recycling open

The centre is now open again daily, with the exception of Tuesdays when it is closed, between 9am & 5pm. Prior booking is essential for the time being and social distancing is required. See below the link to the booking system.

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Report from Councillor Nigel Moor, G.C.C.

Please see report from County Councillor Nigel Moore who represents this area in Gloucestershire County Council. Report by County Councillor Dr Nigel Moor April 8th 2020 Gloucestershire County Council is working remotely during the current health crisis and wherever possible, particularly in protecting our vulnerable children and elderly, council staff are maintaining our services. Video conferencing between council members and

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