Brimscombe & Thrupp Parish Council

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Community Tree Planting

Community Tree Planting

A group of volunteers led by Jim Lewis recently planted 20 trees that Gloucestershire County Council generously donated to Brimscombe and Thrupp parish council as part of the Ash Dieback programme. The trees have been planted on the edge of the Brimscombe and Thrupp playing field to complement the hedge we planted last year and to act as a buffer zone between the community space and the main road.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Jan 2022 15:23 by Admin

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Fully funded Art Workshops at Studio 18

Fully funded Art Workshops at Studio 18

I'm Alice Sheppard, a local artist and I am facilitating three days of fully funded art activities for young people at Studio 18 in Brimscombe, Stroud.Each day is for a different age group and taking part is for everyone, you don't need to be studying art!It will be a fun packed day where you get to try new materials, work at different scales and build confidence to talk about yours and others work.It's... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Nov 2021 08:37 by Admin

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Free summer holiday activities for every child in Stroud district

Extra summer holiday activities for every child in the district are being laid on by Stroud District Council.

Swimming, gym sessions, fitness classes, DJ sessions, Forest Green Rovers tickets, and visits to Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Berkeley Castle are all being offered free-of-charge.

Additional funding has been made available so that more children and families will have the opportunity... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 13:53 by Admin

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Wildlife Weekend on the Canal

The Weekend of Saturday 29th May to Monday 31st May:

It's Wildlife Weekend along the canal – spot wildlife, performers & storytellers all Bank Holiday weekend (with plenty to do during half term too)

Enjoy the long Bank Holiday weekend along the Stroudwater canal with activities, entertainment & performances for everyone to enjoy.

Go wild and play Wildlife Bingo and tick off the wildlife... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 May 2021 12:57 by Admin

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Sue Ryder Walk to Remember

Sue Ryder Walk to Remember

Our Walk to Remember event is a 5 or 10k walk in memory of a loved one. The idea is for walkers to get together with family and friends (at a safe distance of course) and use this as an opportunity to dedicate something to a person they love, and simultaneously raise vital funds to support our work here at Leckhampton Court Hospice. Walkers will be taking part by walking on any day in October or on... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 04 Oct 2020 11:56 by Admin

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Community Litter Pick - Saturday 19th September

Please join us for a community litter pick on Saturday September 19th. All welcome, including children. Many hands make light work!

We will meet at 3pm at Stroud Brewery and set off in small groups or family bubbles. Please keep 2m apart at all times and bring your own gloves and hand sanitiser. Please bring a high viz jacket if you have one.

There will be a free soft drink or half pint upon return to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 11:21 by Admin

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Cycle Ride - 'Fun, Art. and Cycle'

Join us for an 'Fun, Art and Cycle' visit to the amazing Brimscombe and Thrupp bus stop art installations. Depart by bike Stroud Sub Rooms forecourt 12.30pm Saturday 5th Sept, visit the 10 transformed bus stops and end at the launch event at Studio 18 in Brimscombe where there will be music, food, fun and a chance to meet the amazing artists.

This is also an opportunity to continue to make the point... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 15:25 by Admin

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Art Shelter Project Launch - Saturday 5th September

It's been almost a year in the making through some crazy times but it's finally here, the 'Art Shelter' launch!Studio 18 has been commissioned by Brimscombe and Thrupp Parish Council to revamp the bus shelters on the A419 London Road into inspiring and engaging art installations. Ten bus stops have been transformed into public works of art forming a trail along London Road, feeding creatively into... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 23 Aug 2020 21:05 by Admin

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Free Activity Packs from the Museum in the Park

The museum has 50 free 'old fashioned' activity packs which they can post out to families while they are unable to offer their usual free and low cost summer holiday activities. The Museum is also inviting children of all ages to make a 'mini museum' at home and share a photo – they hope to show the best examples on the website in September and there's a chance to win a prize too (for details... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Aug 2020 07:42 by Admin

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