Published 22nd August 14 in Advice and benefits news
Two cases of benefit fraud, coming to a total of £28k of falsely claimed money, have been won by Cheltenham Borough Council at court this month.
Published on 20th August 14 in Community and living news
Cheltenham’s local organisations are now able to bid for money to deliver projects that will help improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Cheltenham.
Published on 20th August 14 in Parks and open spaces news
After fantastic feedback from residents, officers from the council’s green space development team would like to thank everyone who took the time to praise the urban meadows project.
Published on 14th August 14 in Environment and planning news
A local contractor has been fined after destroying a privately owned hornbeam tree.
Published on 12th August 14 in Leisure and culture news
On Sunday 10 August at 12pm Cheltenham made its attempt to set the Guinness World Records title for the 'Most people Jiving simultaneously' on the Promenade in the town centre.
Published on 12th August 14 in leisure@cheltenham news
Leisure-at-cheltenham staff are looking to get people involved in beneficial Beginner and Intermediate Pilates programme, with sessions available from early September.
Published on 11th August 14 in Dog warden service news
Dog action days at Springfields Park, Springbank and at Clyde Crescent in Whaddon have helped dog owners learn more about responsible dog ownership.
Published on 11th August 14 in Recycling, rubbish and waste news
The refuse and recycling collection schedule will change slightly as a result of the August bank holiday.
Published on 7th August 14 in Extra-curricular activities news
Day trips to exciting attractions and activities across many of Cheltenham’s local parks will keep the children entertained during the summer holidays, thanks to the council's play development team.
Published on 6th August 14 in Community and living news
Over £45,000 of community pride funding will be shared out between eighteen groups in Cheltenham to improve and enhance their local area.
Published on 6th August 14 in Youth support news
Cheltenham Borough Council is pleased to announce that fifteen community-based organisations have secured funding to deliver youth work through the Positive Activities Fund.
Published on 4th August 14 in Community and living news
Local stories and memories can be shared using a new website commemorating the First World War.
Published on 4th August 14 in Volunteering - information and advice news
Six employees at Cheltenham Borough Council, including chief executive, Andrew North, will volunteer at the Cheltenham Animal Shelter as part of the council’s employee volunteering scheme.
Published on 31st July 14 in Leisure and culture news
Dinosaur footprints will soon be appearing across The Promenade, the High Street and near Chester Walk in Cheltenham town centre.
Published on 31st July 14 in Leisure and culture news
Pittville Park to host fun packed day
Published on 29th July 14 in Exhibitions news
Organisers of Paws in the Park 2014 are inviting dogs and their families to join in the fun for the eleventh year in the event’s history.
Published on 25th July 14 in Parks and open spaces news
Hatherley Park, Naunton Park, Springfields Park and Montpellier Gardens have again been given the green flag award from Keep Britain Tidy.
Published on 23rd July 14 in Recycling, rubbish and waste news
Seven weeks in and Cheltenham Borough Council’s mixed plastics trial is going well.
Published on 21st July 14 in Council and democracy news
Over the next few days, all Cheltenham residents will receive a letter through the post telling them about the new, more secure electoral register.
Published on 21st July 14 in Extra-curricular activities news
Saturday 26 July, 10am to 2pm, Leisure-at-cheltenham
Published on 18th July 14 in Memorial - maintenance news
Monday, 21 July signals the start of a very exciting programme of restoration for Cheltenham’s war memorial.
Published on 17th July 14 in Young people's organised activities news
The Summer of Sport scheme has places remaining for activities throughout the summer holidays.
Published on 16th July 14 in Planning news
- Successful prosecution for unauthorised works to a listed building - Compulsory Purchase Order on a long term vacant property
Published on 15th July 14 in Environment and planning news
Cheltenham Borough Council will begin to deliver a Tattoo Hygiene Rating Scheme (THRS) from today, 15 July 2014.
Published on 15th July 14 in Entertainment news
From 2 August 2014, two floors of The Wilson, Cheltenham’s art gallery and museum, will be taken over by huge dinosaurs from the Cretaceous, Jurassic and Triassic periods.
Published on 15th July 14 in Conservation news
Wildflowers are blooming in Cheltenham thanks to a project to create colourful urban meadows.
Published on 11th July 14 in Tree management news
It is with great regret that the iconic copper beech in Montpellier Gardens is to be removed shortly.
Published on 11th July 14 in Museums and galleries news
Yuko Hasegawa, Japan’s cultural envoy and world authority on Asian art, will be welcomed to The Wilson this Saturday 12 July to deliver a special one-off talk on Japanese pop art.
Published on 11th July 14 in Building control news
Hot on the heels of its national award win, a project carried out by Nash Partnership has scooped a further award from the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) – this time, from its South West region.
Published on 11th July 14 in Sports, clubs and centres news
Cheltenham Borough Council’s play development team are looking for youngsters in Cheltenham to enjoy a huge choice of exciting activities to keep them busy and active this summer holiday.