Road Closure A38 Bristol Road & Pool Farm Berkeley

Please be advised of the following temporary road closure. The A38 Bristol Road and Pool Farm Berkeley will be closed from 14th Feb 2017 – 23rd Feb 2017. This is to allow for the replacement of the Berkeley Bridge and associated works. For further details please contact Amey Gloucestershire on 08000514514. To view map please click on the following text …

Wotton-under-Edge Christmas Window Competition

We are very pleased to announce the winners of the Christmas Carol Window Competition. For full details and photographs of the windows please click on the following text Wotton Christmas Shop Window Competition 2016

New date for Road Closure Wortley Road Wotton-under-Edge

The resurfacing work to be carried out in Wortley Road have been postponed until 16th -22nd December, for full details please click on the following text Road Closure Letter 4026 (2) Wortley Road Wotton Under Edge – Amey Ref 22009751 (2)

Road Closure 3/284 Wortley Road – 2nd – 9th December

Gloucestershire County Council Highways Department will shortly be undertaking carriageway resurfacing works at Wortley Road, between Wortley and Alderley. The work is programmed to take place between 2nd – 9th December. Because of the road width and type of works, the road will be subject to a Road Closure in order to ensure the safety of both the travelling public and the workforce …

Darker Nights Security

With winter closing in fast and nights getting longer, Gloucestershire Police have issued some security advice for residents: Leave a light on When the nights become longer many people forget that when they leave the house for work in the morning they may not be back until it is dark. When out at night switch on a light. Remind neighbours to …

Wotton Community Sports Foundation to open Safe Path to Skate Park

Wotton Community Sports Foundation will be officially opening the new Safe Path to the Skate Park on Saturday 26th November at 2pm. The path has been developed to allow Wotton and Kingswood residents to safely access the Wotton Community Parc and its facilities. Please select this link to the WCSF’s Newsletter which contains full details of the arrangements for the …

Community Buildings Study

The Gloucestershire Rural Communities Council has produced a report on the availability of community buildings in Wotton-under-Edge and likely future need. Please select this link to read the full report.

Wotton-under-Edge Town Council Grants

The Town Council invites grant applications from local organisations for community initiatives. Applications must be received by Monday 28th November 2016 for consideration at the Town Council’s budget meeting in early December. Grants approved will be paid in May 2017 in accordance with the Town Council’s Grants Policy. The Policy and Application Form can be downloaded from the Council Policies …

New Village/Community Agent – Anne Robinson

Gloucestershire Village and Community Agents offer help and support for people over 50 and help bridge the gap between statutory and voluntary agencies.  Anne Robinson is the new Village and Community Agent for the area covering Wotton-under-Edge to Dursley and all the villages in between. Anne can be contacted on 07798 837582. Her email address is arobinson@villageagent.grcc.org.uk Please be aware that as …

Western Power Cable Installation – Chipping Car Park 21st Nov-16th Dec

Western Power Distribution have advised that they will be installing new underground cables in the Chipping Car Park between 21st November and 16th December. The work is likely to cause some disruption in the Chipping Car Park and will also affect the Rope Walk from the Chipping Car Park to the Chapel. For more information please select this link. If …