The Winter Grant Scheme, organised by Cheltenham Borough Council along with their partners, is up and running and available until 31 March 2021. It provides support to vulnerable families and adults living in Cheltenham to help them get through the winter with a focus on helping them with food, staying warm, lighting and cleanliness. Details of how to access the scheme are in the attached leaflet.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:08 by Joanna Noles
Grange Field is at the heart of Charlton Kings. Consultations with the local community over the last few years and the current crisis has highlighted the importance of such an area to people both young and old, and of all abilities. The Parish Council has listened and aims to work with the community to enhance this area and make it more attractive and multifunctional, allowing people to use it and... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 16:45 by Joanna Noles
The Neighbourhood Watch Network have released their February Newsletter.
This month they offer advice on how to spot a Covid-19 vaccine scam as well as information on romance scams. They also introduce their new rural crime section on their website and the new #DrugsKnowMore campaign - a campaign which is soon to be launched and is designed by young people for young people.
You can read the full newsletter,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 14:44 by Joanna Noles
This weekend saw the heaviest snowfall we have had for some time in Charlton Kings! Many residents seized the rare opportunity for some fun in the snow, sledging, building snowmen and having snowball fights! Others enjoyed a wonderful white vista from the comfort of their homes. If you took any photos of your snowy weekend, we would love to see them. The best ones will be displayed on our website.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 12:35 by Joanna Noles
The next Planning Committee meeting will take place from 7.00 pm on Monday 14th December 2020. In line with guidance in relation to the COVID-19 outbreak, the meeting will take place VIRTUALLY. Please note that this meeting will take place at 7.00 pm rather than 7.30 pm as has previously been the case.
Members of the public are very welcome to attend the virtual meeting. If you wish to do this, you... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 12:31 by Joanna Noles
Since March, the Guideposts Information Service have been supporting people through the Covid-19 pandemic by providing a helpline service for those struggling with stress, uncertainty and practical difficulties. Their popular 'Stay Connected' web pages have provided 100s of ideas of ways to stay socially connected and active from home.
The Guideposts Information Service (GIS) is a free emotional support,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 12:24 by Joanna Noles
Gloucestershire County Council have launch the Ash Dieback Project to start to tackle the effects of Ash Dieback within the county. The immediate concern is to protect users of the Highway and County Council land from the danger posed by numerous dying trees. The general consensus currently is that up to 95% of ash trees in the UK may eventually become affected by the disease.
Ash dieback damages tree's... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 11:52 by Joanna Noles
Following the end of the recent COVID-19 lockdown, all Parish Office staff are working their normal hours in the Parish Office from 3rd December 2020.
However, the Parish Office will not be re-opened to members of the public until after the Christmas break. In the meantime, anyone who wished to speak to a member of staff is asked to get in touch by telephone or email and a face-to-face appointment can... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 12:56 by Joanna Noles
A series of on-line Dementia awareness sessions are being offered to anyone in Gloucestershire who has an interest in the subject.
Please email email@example.com with the date you would like to attend, and include your name, telephone number and where in Gloucestershire you live. You will then be sent the joining instructions for your preferred session.
2nd December, 4th December,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 12:17 by Joanna Noles
Gloucestershire Highways have announced the planned road closure of Harp Hill from the junction with Greenway Road to the junction with Hales Road from 15th December to 17th December, to allow for drainage repairs.
Pedestrian access to premises on or next to the road and emergency access will be maintained.
For further information, please contact Gloucestershire Highways on 08000 514 514 or visit www.gloucestershire.gov.uk.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 12:03 by Joanna Noles