Category: News

April meeting of parish council

The parish council is meeting via video conference on Tuesday 6th April at 7.30pm.


Chosen Hill admission changes consultation

Chosen Hill School is consulting on a change to its admission arrangements for entry into Year 7 from September 2022. In summary, the proposed changes are: To extend the priority catchment area in the admissions criteria, in order to give a wide range of school choice to additional children in the Gloucester area where there…


Next meeting of Parish Council

The next meeting of the Parish Council will take place via video conference on Tuesday 8th December 7.30pm. Details of the meeting are on the agenda.


Parish Council meeting postponed

There will be no Parish Council meeting during November 2020.


Gloucestershire Day

Gloucestershire Day – final countdown! Gloucestershire Day is four days away, but there’s still time to get involved! Our inbox is full of nominations from across the county about incredible people who really have been heroes in their community. We’ve read stories about people who have been helping collect medication for vulnerable and shielding neighbours,…


Update from St Matthew’s Church

Twigworth is still bruised from Tewkesbury Borough’s Council’s single-minded pursuit to build hundreds of new houses here which led to their infamous massaging of the flood evidence. And now our church has been left untended and unloved. Church services ended at the beginning of 2020. No one can argue with that. Attendance is too low….


Parish Council online meeting

Longford Parish Council is holding its next meeting on Tuesday 21st July at 7pm via Zoom video conference. Please see agenda for meeting details.


Play Area Open from 10th July

We are pleased to confirm that the play area will be fully open from 10th July; we are in the process of adding new signage to meet COVID-19 safety guidelines. We have also removed one swing seat from each swing unit as the swings were less than 1 metre apart – this is to ensure…


Play Area

We are working to reopen our play area as soon as possible. However, to ensure we meet latest government guidelines on safety we need to make some adjustments to the play area. It won’t be possible to have the safety measures in place by Saturday 4 July so the site will remain closed for a…


Public Parish Council meetings suspended until further notice

In line with Government guidance to not have public gatherings, the Parish Council has suspended all public meetings until further notice. The Council had an extraordinary meeting to delegate authority to the Clerk in order that the Council can continue to comply with commercial or statutory deadlines (payment of invoices, responses to planning applications etc)….