Clerk: Mrs Joanna Noles
26 Church Street, Church
Piece, Charlton Kings
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GL53 8AR

  • Our office is open 10am - 2pm Monday to Friday.

  • Grange Field - Credit Doug Cruden

  • Allotments in Charlton Kings - Credit: Doug Cruden

  • Charlton Park - Credit: Doug Cruden

WELCOME TO CHARLTON KINGS PARISH COUNCIL WEBSITE

Welcome to the Charlton Kings Parish Council website. We strive to make Charlton Kings a better place to live, work and play. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Our Parish Office is located at 26 Church Street, Church Piece, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 8AR. You can find a map of our Parish Office location on this website. You can also contact us on 01242 250087 or clerk@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk

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Recent News items are listed below. If you want to access older News items, you can do this by using the link to the News page in the main menu.

COVID-19 UPDATE - July 2021

The Parish Office is open to members of the public from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm every weekday. The Stanton Hall and Conference Room are open for bookings. Please contact admin@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk for further information about room bookings or see our Halls for Hire page.

The legislation that permitted virtual meetings ended on 7th May 2021 so we are now required to hold all in-person meetings for Full Council and all Standing Committees. Members of the public are permitted to attend these meetings but are asked to follow the guidelines set out below: subject to the following points.

  • Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting will be asked to form a socially-distanced queue at the main entrance to the Stanton Hall (by the Library) until they are given access to the building by a Councillor or member of staff immediately prior to the start of the meeting.
  • Members of the public will be asked to wear face masks, unless exempt from doing so under current government legislation, and use the hand-sanitizer provided at the entrance. Face masks may be removed if everyone present at the meeting is comfortable with this. Members of the public will be asked to provide their name and contact details on entry.
  • Members of the public must proceed as directed to their seat at the meeting and remain in it until the end of the meeting.
  • MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC MUST CONTACT clerk@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk if they develop COVID-19 within 14 days of the date of the meeting.
  • MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC WHO FEEL UNWELL MUST NOT ENTER THE BUILDING. You must return home and follow government guidance.
  • IF YOU ARE IN A VULNERABLE CATEGORY, OR OVER 70, YOU ARE ADVISED THAT YOU ENTER THIS BUILDING AT YOUR OWN RISK.
  • If members of the public do not feel comfortable attending a face-to-face meeting they may submit any questions or comments in advance by 12.00 noon on the day of the meeting to the key member of staff for that meeting (as identified on the agenda).

We have set up a designated page on our website - COVID-19 (Corona Virus) support - where we will posting information for residents. Cheltenham Borough Council has set up a web-page which provides advice and updates on the corona virus. There are also links to other sources of advice from the government and the NHS. https://www.cheltenham.gov.uk/coronavirus

Latest News

Newsletter - Charlton Kings Parish Council - August 2021

Newsletter - Charlton Kings Parish Council - August 2021

Copies of the Charlton Kings Parish Council Newsletter for August 2021 can be downloaded from the website and will be posted on noticeboards around the Parish. Now that the Parish Office is again open to members of the public from 10-2 each weekday, you can also ask for a hard-copy of the Newsletter from us if you cannot access it electronically. If you would like to receive copies of the Newsletter by email, please contact us on clerk@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk More »

We hope you find the Newsletter helpful. If you have any feedback or suggestions about the Newsletter, please contact us on clerk@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk » Less

Posted: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 09:45 by Joanna Noles

Postponement of Digibus project launch in Charlton Kings to autumn 2021

Postponement of Digibus project launch in Charlton Kings to autumn 2021

The launch of the exciting Digibus digital inclusion project in Charlton Kings has now been postponed until the autumn 2021. IT Schools Africa, which runs the project, has confirmed is that the conversion from bus to digital lab is now fully underway, with a projected completion date of the end of September.

The project will allow local residents to sign up and make the most of digital technology in 1 -1 sessions and small group workshops. IT Schools Africa look forward to welcoming our project volunteers and the public aboard the Digibus, once the bus is ready and road tested to 'go live' in Charlton Kings. More »

Details of the revised schedule will be confirmed by Digibus later this month and posted on our website. For any queries, please contact digibus@itschoolsafrica.org » Less

Posted: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 08:50 by Joanna Noles

Allotments Committee Meeting - Wednesday 11th August at 7pm in the Stanton Hall

Allotments Committee Meeting - Wednesday 11th August at 7pm in the Stanton Hall

The next Allotments Committee meeting will be at 7.00 pm on Wednesday 11th August 2021 in the Stanton Hall. All members of the public are welcome.

The legislation that permitted virtual meetings ended on 7th May 2021 so we are now required to hold all in-person meetings for Full Council and all Standing Committees. Members of the public are permitted to attend these meeting subject to the following points. More »

• Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting will be asked to form a socially-distanced queue at the main entrance to the Stanton Hall (by the Library) until they are given access to the building by a Councillor or member of staff immediately prior to the start of the meeting.

• Members of the public will be asked to wear face masks, unless exempt from doing so under current government legislation, and use the hand-sanitizer provided at the entrance. Face masks may be removed if everyone present at the meeting is comfortable with this. Members of the public will be asked to provide their name and contact details on entry.

• Members of the public must proceed as directed to their seat at the meeting and remain in it until the end of the meeting.

• MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC MUST CONTACT clerk@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk if they develop COVID-19 within 14 days of the date of the meeting.

• MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC WHO FEEL UNWELL MUST NOT ENTER THE BUILDING. You must return home and follow government guidance.

• IF YOU ARE IN A VULNERABLE CATEGORY, OR OVER 70, YOU ARE ADVISED THAT YOU ENTER THIS BUILDING AT YOUR OWN RISK.

• If members of the public do not feel comfortable attending a face-to-face meeting they may submit any questions or comments in advance by 12.00 noon on the day of the meeting to officer@charltonkingsparishcouncil.gov.uk » Less

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 21:09 by Joanna Noles