Thank you to Barbara Rainbow, the group leader of the 1st Charlton Kings Girls Brigade group for taking the time to let us know about the good work being done by local children to take care of the environment.
Earlier this week the Girls Brigade group carried out a litter pick around the Co-op, the games pitch and Grange Field and filled 2 large black bags to the brim with all kinds of litter.
Whilst... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 10:20 by Community Development Officer
Gloucestershire Young Women & Girls Mentoring Project is aimed at assisting those who are currently facing challenges in their lives, requiring support and encouragement to help set achievable goals as well as raising awareness of their mental and emotional well-being. We are therefore looking for local people to help support this work through providing mentoring on a one-to-one basis. Would you... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 Apr 2022 13:24 by Community Development Officer
The Charity welcomes applications from youngsters under 25 years of age who are in need of financial support to enable them to take full advantage of educational opportunities.The applicants must be under 25 years of age, live in Charlton Kings and be in need of support.Applications forms can be downloaded from the website: Higgs and Cooper Educational Charity and returned together with two written... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Feb 2022 11:58 by Community Development Officer
Message from Gloucestershire County Council - Highways
"What: Temporary Traffic Order to close the road for carriageway resurfacing Where: 4/90131 Battledown Close and 4/90130 Battledown Approach, Cheltenham.
When: For approximately 7 Days (excl. weekends) between the hours of 09:30 to 15:30 The PLANNED start and end dates are currently Thursday 10th February to Friday 18th February, however keep an... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 09:40 by Community Development Officer
Gloucestershire's Health and Wellbeing Board are asking residents to provide feedback on pharmaceutical services in the county:
"Every three years, the Health and Wellbeing Board (HWB) has to publish a statement of the needs for community pharmaceutical services in Gloucestershire. This is referred to as a pharmaceutical needs assessment (PNA). Community pharmaceutical services include local chemists,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 13:35 by Community Development Officer
Useful information from Gloucestershire County Council re: Flooding:
"We're all aware that Gloucestershire has experienced significant flood events in recent years, as well as localised flooding incidents. Sadly, with climate change these types of extreme weather events are likely to be more frequent. We wanted to remind you of our flood guide, which we launched last year. It offers help to residents,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 13:27 by Community Development Officer
On Saturday 27th November at 2.00pm, please meet by the car parking area on Newcourt Road for a tree walk around Newcourt Green. We will launch our new self-guided tree trail leaflet that shows the wonderful variety of trees to be found there and how to identify them. The leaflet has been produced in partnership with Cheltenham Borough Council's Senior Trees Officer (who will lead the walk) and with... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 11:00 by Community Development Officer
Charlton Kings in Bloom and community volunteers did a wonderful job of tidying and replanting the borders by the rill on Church Piece on Saturday 13th November.
The Parish Council would like to express their thanks for all of the hard work and expertise of this group; both for their efforts on Church Piece and the work they do year round to make the village look so attractive.
Please head to the Charlton... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 12:00 by Community Development Officer
On behalf of the local community, we would like to thank the Charlton Kings WI for the beautiful display of knitted poppies which adorned the railings of St Mary's by the lychgate.
Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 11:30 by Community Development Officer