Entries by Gemina Plater


Survey seeks favourite ways to exercise in the Cotswolds Cotswold District Council is asking its residents about exercise, activity and their local leisure centres and facilities. Perhaps you’re a cyclist, a swimmer or a climber? Maybe you enjoy walks in the countryside with your family or walking to work? Do you take part in online […]

The Cotswold Veg Box Company delivering to Great Rissington!

We’ve had a lot of requests over the last two weeks, to deliver boxes to areas outside our current zone, so… We’ve decided to expand our delivery area to include the following areas; Stow-on-the-Wold Bourton-on-the-Water Evenlode Adlestrop The Slaughters Upper & Lower Swell Wick Rissington Little Rissington Great Rissington Icomb Oddington Upper Oddington Longborough Sezincote […]

Garden Waste Service

Cotswold District Council has announced that fortnightly garden waste collections will restart from Wednesday 13 May. Cllr Andrew Doherty, Cabinet Member for Waste and Recycling, said: “Over the last few weeks we have needed to use our garden waste vehicles and crews to support the main waste and recycling collections while some staff have had […]

For the Love of Scrubs – Our NHS Needs You!

For the Love of Scrubs is a voluntary organisation sewing up old sheets, pillow slips and duvet covers to make scrubs for hospital workers. There are several branches in Glos, but I have been in touch with an organiser in Northleach. She connects with the Cirencester group. So, anyone in Great Rissington or the other […]

No Bonfires please!

Love thy neighbour Cotswold District Council is asking residents to be neighbourly and considerate as we spend more time at home. Due to the Coronavirus lockdown there are more people at home, and with the days becoming longer we are asking residents to be extra considerate of each other. The council is asking residents ensure […]