Community Annual Awards Every year we present a range of awards to celebrate and recognise individuals and organisations that help to make Stroud a thriving, sustainable community. Cost of Living Help Resources and links to help support our community members through the cost of living crisis. Directory Societies and Clubs and other useful contacts providing services within the Parish. If you wish to add your community group or business to our directory, click the "Add Item" button and fill out all the relevant information. Emergencies Reduce the risks for you, your family, and your property by being informed and ready to respond to events. Food Hubs Opening times and contact information for food hubs in the Stroud District. Hire of Council Property We are happy to welcome community events at appropriate sites, subject to requirements regarding insurance, risk assessment and health and safety. Lansdown Hall and Gallery Stroud's own community venue originally built as a temperance hall in the 1880s, now host to live music, theatre, cinema, art exhibitions and more. Newsletters Read our newsletters. Available to download in PDF format. Projects Information about Stroud Town Council Projects. Stroud Subscription Rooms Leading entertainment venue originally built by public subscription in 1833, now at the centre of Stroud's vibrant local arts and cultural scene. Useful links A quick reference guide to essential services.