Town Hall Teas

Come and support your local charities at the Town Hall Teas, which start this Sunday at Wotton-under-Edge Town Hall from 2.30pm to 5pm. Town Hall teas are held every Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday until 5th November. Please select this link for a full list of local organisations who are holding Town Hall Teas this year.

The Better Broadband Scheme

A Government Scheme is providing subsidised broadband connections to boost internet speed for homes and businesses. A subsidised broadband installation is now available if you cannot access an affordable broadband service with a speed of at least 2 Mb per second. Please select this link for more information about the scheme and how to check if you are eligible for …

Have a Spring Clothing Sort Out for the Great Western Air Ambulance!

Please donate your unwanted items to the Great Western Air Ambulance shoes, clothing and textiles bank in the Civic Centre car park, immediately behind the Civic Centre. For more information about the work of the Great Western Air Ambulance, please visit

A Sunday Afternoon Tea Invitation

A get-together is being held at St James Church, Churchend Lane, Charfield on 9th April 2017, with light refreshments between 2.30 and 3.00pm.  It will be an opportunity to enjoy the church and if the weather is fine, take a stroll in the churchyard. The tombs, headstones and walls are very dilapidated and in need of some urgent repair so support …

Neighbourhood Warden’s Monthly Report

Neighbourhood Warden Rachel Pratt reports on work she has completed in the area during February 2017. Please select this link to read the full report. The report is a brief outline of duties undertaken, if you would like to discuss any of the items in more detail or report a new issue, please contact Rachel on 07834419332.

Golden Valley Classic MCC March Hare – March 5th

On Sunday 5th March 2017, the Golden Valley Classic Motorcycle Club, is holding an event for Solo and Combination motorcycles that will pass through the Coombe area of Wotton-under-Edge.  This is NOT a speed event, only a portion of a single lap route linking various sections on private land. It is intended that the event will be run in the same direction …

Road Closure – Symn Lane, Wotton-under-Edge

Gloucestershire County Council Highways Department has advised that Symn Lane, Wotton-under-Edge will be closed from 22nd May 2017 to 24th May 2017 to allow for works by Severn Trent Water Ltd. Works are expected to be completed in one day. Please select this link for a map showing the location of the road closure. If you require any further information regarding …

New Care Home at Pennwood Lodge – Consultation event by owner/developer

View HC-One’s plans for a new care home on land adjacent to the existing Pennwood Lodge Care Home, Wotton Road, Kingswood, GL12 8RA. Members of the project team will be available to answer questions and hear feedback. Find out more at the public exhibition: Where: Kingswood Village Hall, Wickwar Road, Kingswood, Wotton-Under-Edge, GL12 8RF When: Thursday 2nd March, 4pm – …

Emergency Road Closure – Wortley Road – extension of time

Gloucestershire County Council have advised that Wortley Road Wotton-under-Edge has been subject to an emergency road closure to allow for work by BT Openreach. The work has been extended by a day and is now expected to be completed on February 16th. For more information regarding this closure please call 08000 514514. Map showing location of road closure

Neighbourhood Warden’s January Report

Neighbourhood Warden Rachel Pratt reports on work completed in Wotton-under-Edge during January 2017. Please select this link to read Rachel’s full report. For more information on any of the items contained in the report, or to report an issue, please contact Rachel on 07834419332.