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Cabinet delays Waterloo car park project to explore sustainable transport options

Last night, Cabinet voted to postpone development of a decked car park at the Waterloo in Cirencester for 12 months.

Cotswold way marker Chipping Campden

Tourism minister visits the Cotswolds

Tourism in the Cotswolds has received a welcome boost thanks to a visit by Tourism Minister Nigel Huddleston MP on Saturday 4th July.  His visit coincides with the reopening of many pubs, restaurants and museums and comes at a time when Cotswold tourism businesses are facing one of the toughest periods in their history.

Paul James

Cotswold District Council fills new post to lead post-Covid economic development

Cotswold District Council (CDC) has confirmed its ambition to play a central part in local recovery as businesses exit lockdown. 

Central Heating

Staying at home more? Energy efficiency is more important now than ever before, say Cotswold’s fuel poverty service, Warm and Well.

Cotswold residents spending more than usual on their energy bills during lockdown are able to access support and grant funding free of charge through a local support scheme.

Rugrats and Half Pints Soft Play

Council calls on Government to support the ‘missing middle’ of Cotswold businesses

Cotswold District Council (CDC) has called on the Government to let it spend business support funding currently held by the council on the 'missing middle' of Cotswold businesses.

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Council votes to abolish Honorary Alderman scheme

Following a debate at Full Council (3 June), Cotswold District Council voted to abolish its Honorary Alderman Scheme - a scheme in place since the 1980s to recognise former councillors for their service.

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Council ‘swots’ fly-tipper with £400 fine

Last week, Cotswold District Council issued a £400 fixed penalty notice to an individual following an investigation of a fly-tip found near Northleach. The fly-tip contained household waste items following a clear out of their home.

A40 verges

Grass verge cutting to make Andoversford and Cirencester safer

Cotswold District Council’s waste service provider Ubico Ltd will be working in partnership with Gloucestershire County Council and their contractor Ringway to cut grass, clear litter and sweep surfaces on the verges of the A40 dual carriageway and the Cirencester bypass including a section of the A419.

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Cotswold District Council raises the flag for Armed Forces day

A tribute to troops was flown high above Cotswold District Council offices in Trinity Road, Cirencester to mark Armed Forces Day.

Discretionary Business Grants Scheme

Council outlines £1.7 million grant payments to 246 small businesses

Cotswold District Council (CDC) has made payments to 233 small and micro-businesses under the Government’s “Discretionary Business Grants Scheme”. The payments come just three weeks after the scheme opened. A further 13 businesses have been allocated grants which the council will pay when it receives further information.

UK 100 Countryside Climate Network

Council announced as a founding member of Countryside Climate Network

Cotswold District Council (CDC) is announced today (24 June 2020) as a founding member of a new group of rural councils campaigning on climate change issues.

Churnbridge Row, North Cerney

Rural Housing Scheme to provide 12 new affordable homes for local people

Cirencester Housing is putting the final touches to its Churnbridge Row development in North Cerney that will provide 12 much-needed new affordable homes.