Brimscombe & Thrupp Parish Council

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Diabetes Prevention Programme

The Diabetes Prevention Programme is a behaviour change programme where people learn about, diet, physical activity and strategies to improve their overall health, all aimed at reducing their risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes.

Normally, people access the programme through their GP however, due to the pandemic and the subsequent pressure that our GP practices are facing, for a limited time we have enabled... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 19:49 by Admin

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Older Drivers Forum Online Event - Saturday 24th April

Event by Older Drivers Forum for Gloucestershire

Saturday 24th April at 2 PM Price: Free · Duration: 1 hr

To join the event please email the Older Driver Forum at for a link to connect to our zoom meeting.Are you an older driver who is losing driving confidence during lockdown? Are you a family member concerned about an older driver?

If so the Older Drivers Forum is running a... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 12:38 by Admin

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Road Closure - The Roundabouts

The Roundabouts road is to be closed (again!), this time from 3rd to the 4th June, from the junction with Burleigh Lane to the junction with Spinney Court, a distance of 128 metres. This is for the installation of a Boundary Box.

Emergency and Pedestrian access will be maintained. Further information may be obtained from Gloucestershire Highways on 0800 0154 154 or visit

Posted: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 11:51 by Admin

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Annual Parish Meeting

We are pleased to announce that the Annual Parish Meeting will take place on Tuesday 27th April at 6pm via Zoom. The meeting is open to all residents of the Parish to attend and also to speak on any matter of local interest. The meeting is also an opportunity to hear what has been happening in the Parish, with a report from the Parish Council, the Neighbourhood Warden and the area PCSO (Police and... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 18:41 by Admin

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Fallen Tree across the river at Phoenix Trading Estate

Many of you will know - because you have found the footpath blocked - that a large tree has fallen at the rear of Bailey's Paints on Phoenix Trading Estate.

Clearance work is underway, and is expected to be completed on April 22nd.

Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 07:36 by Admin

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Fraud Prevention and Protection

There are an awful lot of scams, fiddles and fraud attempts going around at the moment. Some are easily spotted, like the "African Princes" trying to move huge amounts of gold out of their country, to much more believable and insidious schemes like the apparently legitimate text messages from Royal Mail inviting you to click on a link to receive a parcel.

This excellent fraud prevention resource has... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 07:10 by Admin

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Census 2021 - Update

Census Day has now passed. You must fill in your census if you haven't already. Whatever your needs, there are supportservices to help you. If you need help, visit orcall 0800 141 2021

Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 09:47 by Admin

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Notice of Elections on May 6th

Notice of forthcoming Elections for Stroud District Council and Brimscombe & Thrupp Parish Council (Thrupp Ward and Bourne Ward)

Please ensure you are registered to vote in this election

Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 09:39 by Admin

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Census 2021 - Advice on how to get help

The census is here

It informs decisions about the things that matter to your community.

This leaflet outlines the wide range of accessibility support available to help you take part in Census 2021.

It's important to fill in your census questionnaire because it gives us the most detailed information we have about our society. You must complete the census by law.

Census data helps inform funding decisions... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 18:42 by Admin

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Parish Grants Scheme

Brimscombe and Thrupp Parish Council is committed to providing assistance to local community groups which are set up to promote community life for Brimscombe and Thrupp Parish residents. The Council's financial support is provided by way of grants/donations which are decided against criteria set by, and which can be amended from time to time by, Brimscombe and Thrupp Parish Council.


1. The applicant... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 17:22 by Admin

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