The 2018 winner of the Clive Sherwood Cup is Harrison Woodcock, a talented young cricketer, who is currently studying at Cirencester College. Harrison has been playing senior cricket for Cirencester for the last 3 seasons, each year showing an incremental improvements as he masters the skills and nuances of the game.
Cirencester Town Council's Annual Report for 2018/19 has just been published. The purpose of the annual report is to provide an overview of Cirencester Town Council’s structure and performance over the last year.
Anyone who is already on the register will receive a poll card and these will be issued in the week beginning 22 April.
Residents who are not registered and wish to vote can do so online at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote or contact Cotswold District Council (CDC) for a paper form.
The deadline for registration for the European Election is Tuesday 7 May.
Anyone wishes to vote by post and who has not already applied, will need to complete an application form and return it to CDC by Wednesday 8 May.
Application forms can be downloaded from www.yourvotematters.co.uk or residents can contact CDC for a form to be sent to them.
Cirencester Town Council have produced some useful new flyers - a Cirencester Guide to Council Services & Useful Numbers and Important Information about the Local Elections in May.
Call into our Local Information Centre to pick up your copy or download them from here.
Cirencester Town Council are delighted to have been recognised as an exemplar employer by GEM.
A GEM Exemplar Employer is an organisation that believes every person should have an opportunity to engage in meaningful work. An Exemplar Employer goes the extra mile by providing an opportunity or opportunities for people who are finding it difficult to enter or re-enter the world of work.
Cirencester Town Council will be re-modelling and renovating the public conveniences building in the Abbey Grounds in Spring 2019.
This project will create two new toilets, with disabled and baby changing facilities. A new refreshment kiosk will also be constructed which will offer a wide range of food and drinks, including ice creams. This will be complimented by an outdoor seating area alongside the building. At peak times the refreshment kiosk will also provide a limited service by the play-area in the park.
Please note that due to this work the public conveniences are now closed, a temporary toilet has been provided at the far end of the building.
Across the District communities are always looking to improve their resilience in the event of an emergency, and a booklet has been produced by the Gloucestershire Local Resilience Forum to make the task easier.
The ‘Are You Ready?’ booklet provides clear practical advice to help people prepare for and respond to an emergency.
Advice includes: devising a family emergency plan; looking out for neighbours; establishing ‘emergency friends; community alarm systems; and coping with severe weather, security incidents and loss of power.
Download the booklet here
Queries about the booklet should be directed to:
Gloucestershire County Council Civil Protection Team
Tri Service Centre, Waterwells Drive, Quedgeley, Gloucester, GL2 2AX
Tel: 01452 888764
Notice of the audit and right to inspect the Annual Return for the year ended 31 March 2018.
1) The audit of accounts for Cirencester Town Council for the year ended 31 March 2018 has been carried out.
2) The Annual Governance & Accountability Return is available for inspection by any local government elector of the area of Cirencester Town Council on application to:- Andrew Tubb, Bingham House, 1 Dyer Street, Cirencester, Gl7 2PP. Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.
3) Copies will be provided to any local government elector on payment of £1.50 for each copy of the Annual Governance & Accountability Return.
Announcement made by Andrew Tubb, Chief Executive Officer
Date of announcement 30th September 2018