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PARISH OF STROUD (Valley ward)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Stroud Parish Council.

As elections have been postponed until 2020 and Council meetings are suspended, there is currently no mechanism for filling this vacancy.

For more information please contact the Town Clerk.

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 17:28 by Helen Bojaniwska

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COVID-19 Information for allotment holders

COVID-19 Information for allotment holders

Speaking on BBC Breakfast today (24/3/2020) Michael Gove said: "I think it's perfectly sensible for people to go to an allotment. It's in the very nature of allotments that there's a safe distance between people who are working on an individual allotment."

We do recommend however, that allotment holders follow the advice from the National Association of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners on how to keep... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 16:37 by Helen Bojaniwska

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Closure of play areas

In order to help tackle the spread of Covid-19 (coronavirus), we have taken the decision to close all of the play areas within our parks with immediate effect.

The parks will remain open to allow people who are not self-isolating to get some fresh air and exercise, but we would urge people to follow government advice on social distancing.

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:04 by Helen Bojaniwska

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Covid-19 (coronavirus) – information for Stroud residents, employers and community groups

In line with government advice our office is closed to the public but our staff are working remotely to maintain our services. All council meetings have been postponed. We can still be contacted by email or telephone (leave a message and we will get back to you during working hours). You can find a list of the most important sources of online information below.

General government information on coronavirus... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 15:59 by Helen Bojaniwska

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Covid-19: Does your neighbour need your help?

Covid-19: Does your neighbour need your help?

Please find a message from Gloucestershire County Council:

It is important that we do all we can to help those in our communities that are likely to become more isolated as measures are put in place to delay the spread of Covid-19.

There are some simple but effective things we can all do to help.

Can you help your neighbour by:

Making sure they have enough food and other general supplies to cover a few... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:48 by Admin team

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New speed gun for Stroud Police

20 mile per hour sign in Stroud town centre

Stroud Town Council and Gloucestershire Constabulary are working together to tackle speeding motorists.

Councillors allocated some of their Road Safety Budget to purchase Stroud Police a new speed gun to enable the police to do more enforcement activity.

The Vehicle Activated Signs around the town and the Community Speedwatch undertaken by the residents have revealed that there are some motorists travelling... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Mar 2020 10:20 by Admin team

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Investing in community services

Stroud Town Council is investing in the services it provides to the community.

The average Band D payer will pay an extra 27p per week as the Town Council's share of the council tax.

That means, an average Band D council tax payer will pay £170.69 a year, an increase of £13.84 per year.

Councillors are committed to continue supporting community organisations and services with grants and service... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 11:26 by Admin team

Tags: Council Tax

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