George Carpenter celebrates 50 years as Town Crier

George Carpenter’s 50th anniversary as Wotton-under-Edge’s Town Crier has been celebrated at a reception held at the Civic Centre. To mark the milestone, George was presented with the Freedom of the Town by Mayor Councillor Roger Claydon, the first time this honour has ever been awarded in the town. Throughout his 50 years as Town Crier, George has represented the …

Tenants’ Voice Vacancy

Stroud District Council is looking for a tenant volunteer to represent the views of tenants at Housing Committee meetings. If you would like to influence housing committee decisions and help to improve services for tenants, please visit or contact Christine Welsh on 01453 754164, email Please select this link for more information.

Allotment Tenants Meeting

There will be an Allotment Tenants Meeting on Monday 14th October at 7.00pm in the Coombe Suite at the Civic Centre. To view the agenda please click here.

Road Closure Blackquarries Hill

This road will be closed from 20th until 22nd November 2019. This is to allow for the installation of a new gas supply. If you require any further information please contact Gloucestershire Highways on 08000 514514. For the map showing the closure please click here.

Neighbourhood Warden Newsletter

The Neighbourhood Warden Service has produced its first quarterly edition of the Neighbourhood Warden News. To view this publication please click here.