Winter advice from Gloucestershire Highways

Gloucestershire County Council Highways Department has produced a leaflet giving details of arrangements for road gritting for the coming winter. It also contains useful advice for residents about preparing for journeys by car or on foot and how to help your local community. Please select this link to read the leaflet.

Christmas Under The Edge 2016

Wotton Chamber of Trade is holding its Christmas Under the Edge Street Event on Saturday 3rd December 2016 from 4pm – 7pm. Please select this link for more information.

Wortley Road Closure – update

Wortley Road, between Wortley and Alderley, is to be closed to allow for highway works by Amey working on behalf of Gloucestershire County Council. Gloucestershire County Council has now advised that the proposed closure dates are 1st and 2nd December 2016 Please select this link to see a plan of the works location.

Neighbourhood Warden’s Report – September 2016

Wotton-under-Edge’s Neighbourhood Warden Rachel Pratt reports on work she has completed in the area during September. Read Rachel’s full report here. For more information on any of the issues or to report an issue to Rachel please call her on 07834419332.

Town Council objects to Holywell Farm planning application

Following the meeting of Wotton-under-Edge Town Council’s Planning Committee on Monday 26th September, the Town Council has formally objected to application S.16/1587/OUT Land at Holywell Farm, Wotton-under-Edge, Outline Planning Permission Residential Development, including demolition of 89 Court Orchard, for up to 25 dwellings. Please select this link to read the Town Council’s objection in full.

Waste and Recycling Roadshow 5th November

Stroud District Council is holding a series of events to support the introduction of its new waste and recycling service which starts in November. The Council’s staff will be attending the Farmers’ Market at the Town Hall, Wotton-under-Edge on Saturday 5th November between 9am and 1pm to provide information and answer queries residents may have about the new service. For more information …

Extension of work to replace bridge – A38 at Berkeley

Gloucestershire County Council has advised that the programme of work to replace the railway bridge on the A38 at Berkeley has been extended. Work was originally planned for completion in one phase, with the bridge due to be lifted on 10th and 11th September. Unfortunately the County Council has had to extend the original programme because the extent of the …

Closure of Wortley Road 1st November – 31st December 2016

Wortley Road, between Wortley and Alderley, will be closed between 1st November 2016 and 31st December 2016. The closure is to allow for highway works by Amey working on behalf of Gloucestershire County Council. Please select this link to see a plan of the works location.

Gloucestershire Constabulary Open Day

Gloucestershire Constabulary’s annual public Open Day will take place on Saturday 17 September 2016 between 10.00am and 3.00pm at the Waterwells Headquarters, Gloucester. The event features a series of in-depth lectures on topics of public interest as well as a host of zones inside HQ and around the car park where colleagues and partners will be helping to explain to visitors what …

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Cotswold Way Run – 24th September

An event organised by Cotswold Running will pass through Wotton-under-Edge on 24th September. Around 80 people will be completing a non-stop run or hike of the Cotswold Way starting at 12 noon in Chipping Campden and ending in Bath.  They will be on the route through the night, finishing in Bath’s Abbey Square between 6am and 6pm on the 25th. Participants in the …