All News

342 items found, showing page 6 of 29

Active Cotswolds update

The Active Cotswolds Programme makes steps towards creating a healthier Cotswolds

The Cotswold District Council Active Cotswolds Programme has made good progress in improving leisure, health and wellbeing opportunities across the Cotswolds in its first year as it looks to create a modern and local approach to providing people with active lifestyle options.

Corinium Museum wins small attraction of the year bronze at 2022 South West Tourism Awards for Excellence

Corinium Museum wins bronze award for ‘Small Visitor Attraction of the Year’

One of the jewels in the Cotswold crown, Corinium Museum, has been recognised with a bronze award from the South West England Tourism Excellence Awards for Small Visitor Attraction of the Year. The award was presented to the Council-owned museum in April.

Cotswold Climate Investment

Cotswold Climate Investment 50% funded three weeks after launch

Cotswold District Council has recently launched the Cotswold Climate Investment (CCI) scheme, a Community Municipal investment (CMI) which enables local people to invest directly into a greener, more sustainable and healthier future for the Cotswolds. 

counciltaxrebate

Cotswold District Council opens new scheme to help residents with the cost of energy who were not supported by the Government £150 rebate

Cotswold District Council has opened applications for financial support to those most in need of help with their energy bills. The new scheme is for residents who were not eligible for the recent £150 council tax rebate.

Park Homes-2

£1.7m park home insulation scheme makes residents warmer and happier

Some of the hardest to heat households have received vital improvement measures through the Warm and Well programme - Cotswold District Council’s fuel-poverty support service - as part of a £1.7m Government-funded project to improve the energy efficiency of the region’s park homes.

Cllr Joe Harris and Cllr Lisa Spivey joined by representatives of Bromford and EG Carters.

Cotswold District Council celebrates the completion of 30 new affordable homes in Tetbury

Families in the Cotswolds have been successfully housed in brand-new homes following the completion of a new affordable housing development in Tetbury.

Pictured: Cllr Andrew Doherty (Cabinet Member for Environment) and Cllr Lisa Spivey (Cabinet Member for Housing) at the River Coln in Fairford

Cotswold District Council calls for action to stop sewage from being pumped into local rivers

Cotswold District Council is calling for faster action on tackling the issue of sewage being pumped into local waterways following data being published by the Rivers Trust showing that in 2020 sewage was discharged in locations across the Cotswolds a total of 1260 times for a total of over 17,000 hours. 

Cirencester ring road cleansing

Cotswold District Council ramps up its road cleansing services to keep the Cotswolds clean and green

Cotswold District Council’s waste management partner Ubico has carried out three days of intense cleaning along the Cirencester ring road, as part of the council's promise to ramp up street and road cleansing activities across the district. 

An artist's representation of the Cottsway Davies Road development in Moreton in Marsh

Low-carbon affordable housing scheme in Moreton-in-Marsh is ‘first of its kind’

A partnership between Cotswold District Council and Cottsway housing association will bring 15 new low-carbon homes to Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire.

Cotswold Climate Investment

Cotswold District Council launches new scheme for residents to invest in local projects to tackle the climate emergency

Cotswold District Council has launched its Cotswold Climate Investment, Gloucestershire’s first Community Municipal Investment (CMI), meaning local people can now invest directly in a cleaner, greener, healthier future for all.      

Welcome board at Lakeside car park

Improvements made around Cotswold Water Park to support walking and cycling in the area

Cotswold District Council have been working with Cotswold Lakes Trust to make improvements around Cotswold Water Park that will make it easier for people to walk and cycle around the area including new cycle parking, new cycle paths, new waymarked walking routes and signage for visitors.

LABC award

Local developer wins national award for sustainable homes built in the Cotswolds

Tim McGrath has won a Local Authority Building Control Award (LABC) - Best small housing development 2021 for his development of three houses at Lyncroft, Perrotts Brook