Stroud Town Council has been inundated with nominations for its Lockdown Heroes.
Good neighbours, postal workers and NHS staff were among the scores of nominations,
Among the winners are the Access Bike Project a group of young people who refurbished more than 40 bikes for key workers and helped set up the Stroud Pedallers, who delivered over 590 items to shielded and protected people during lockdown.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 10:24 by Admin team
Stroud Town Council is supporting the Stroud Against Racism Group in a creative way.
Our office windows in London Road have been transformed thanks to Stroud street artist Zed MacDonald.
The project started with a post by artist James Watts on the Stroud Against Racism Group on Facebook asking for shop windows which could be used for temporary murals.
Stroud Deputy Clerk Kate Montgomery thought it was... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 10:54 by Admin team
In Stroud we pride ourselves on our history of tolerance and celebrate our town's history as a cradle for social reform movements. From the abolition of slavery, marked by the Paganhill arch, to more recent environmental movements, our town has often been at the forefront of campaigning for change.
Anyone who has seen the footage of the brutal killing of George Floyd cannot fail to feel the rage and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 12:51 by Helen Bojaniwska
Stroud Town Council wants to pay tribute to the town's Lockdown Heroes.
It is calling for people to nominate individuals or groups who have gone above and beyond to support others in the pandemic.
"At this time year we would usually hold our Annual Town Meeting where we would present our awards to people and organisations who have excelled in supporting our community," said Town Mayor Kevin Cranston.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 10:42 by Admin team