Minchinhampton Parish Council

Serving the people of Minchinhampton

Clerk: Ms Jo Barber
The Trap House, West End
Minchinhampton, Gloucester

Minchinhampton Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Minchinhampton 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.

The villages of Amberley, Box and Brimscombe have their own websites: https://www.amberley.org.uk/ , www.box-village.com/ and Brimscombe and the website Minchinhampton Life has more information about what is going on in the community.

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Latest News

New Year's Honour for Box volunteer

Accidental volunteer Steve Hemmings has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the 2020 New Year's Honours.

Steve, who gained his recognition for "Services to Box and Minchinhampton" said he originally "just drifted in" to helping out the community at Box where he has now lived for the past 43 years.

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Posted: Tue, 31 Dec 2019 07:43 by Ms Jo Barber

Commons Cattle Update

Graziers recorded three cattle killed by motorists on the commons during the 2019 season. The fate of a fourth animal is still in the balance as it has not recovered from a collision as well as had been hoped.

The farmers have further agreed that while speed is an issue, a problem is that motorists fail to give the animals enough room when passing them.

The cows are all now off the common, with a few and the horses being grazed behind fences.

Posted: Tue, 03 Dec 2019 10:53 by Ms Jo Barber