The Parish of King’s Stanley is made up of three villages; King’s Stanley, Middleyard and Selsley and is bounded by the River Frome to the north and Selsley Common, part of the Cotswold Ridge and a Site of Special Scientific Interest, to the south. The Parish also borders an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Cotswold Way runs through the Parish and there is footpath access to the Woodland Trust’s Penn Wood.
In addition to the varied and interesting architecture of the housing, mills and churches there are thriving communities with access to local shops, primary school, village hall, recreational areas, three churches and two pubs. The villages have a wide range of groups and activities, including a silver band, Cubs, Scouts and Brownies, Cricket Club, Sports Club, Stanley Players, fitness classes, indoor bowls, Tea & Chat group, playgroups, Gardening Club, craft groups and Selsley Community Group.
The Parish Council is responsible for the Village Greens, allotments, play area equipment, MUGA, Outdoor Fitness equipment, bus shelters, war memorials, adopted phone kiosks, benches and noticeboards.
The Parish Council have put together a memorial policy which is now available for public consultation. should any member of the public have any suggestions for the policy they must be put in writing and sent to the clerk for consideration by the 10th of October. please find below the draft policy.
Our Parish Council grant application process is now open. Applicants can apply up until 31st October 2021 by using the application form below.
All information on parish grants can be found in our Grants policy.
Monday morning hub-
Now restrictions have been lifted we will be resuming our weekly parish drop in session every Monday morning (term time only) from 9.30-11 in the small room at the village hall. Please note due to restricted space we will be limited to just one person at a time in the room so please be prepared to wait outside if somebody is in front of you. we look forward to seeing you all in person.
Monthly Parish Council meeting-
Due to space restrictions our monthly Parish Council meetings will now be taking place in the room above the village hall. Access is up the stairs on the side of the village hall which doesn’t have disabled access, so should you require assistance please contact the clerk who will make alternative arrangements for you. The next meeting is Wednesday 20th October 7.30pm.
Councillor Vigar has agreed to collect Empty blister packs and take them to Superdrug to be recycled.
There are collection boxes for your empty blister packs in the Red phone box and at The bell at Selsley.
Please contact the Clerk for any more information required.