Local Government Information and Agencies
Like most other English towns and villages, Stow-on-the-Wold has many levels of government.
Level 3 (Local)
At the local level, Stow-on-the-Wold has a Town Council to represent the residents of the parish. Contact details for Stow Town Council can be found here
The Town Council is responsible for grass verges, allotments, churchyard & cemetery maintenance, play & leisure facilities at King George’s Field, the wells, the fountain, town noticeboards & the cross. It represents Stow to other decision making bodies at district & county level. Council liaises & co-operates with other local organisations such as Stow Civic Society, Stow 2020 (local volunteers working for improvements to the town).
Level 2 (District)
The next level of local government is Cotswold District Council. Stow-on-the-Wold is in the Beacon-Stow Ward.
Our District Councillor is Mr Barry Dare (01386) 700457 email :firstname.lastname@example.org
The District Council is responsible for, amongst other things:-
- countryside & landscape
- development control & planning
- food & safety
- leisure services & museums
- waste management
Level 1 (County)
At the third level is the Gloucestershire County Council, and our County Councillor is Mr Nigel Moor .
Tel (01386 700240). email : email@example.com
The County Council is responsible for, amongst other things:-
- travel, roads and parking
- social services
- registration of births, marriages and deaths
- fire and rescue
Our Member of Parliament is Mr Geoffrey Clifton-Brown. He represents the Cotswold constituency, which includes many of the towns and villages surrounding Stow-on-the-Wold.
Tel: 020 7219 5147 email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Stow on the Wold falls into the United Kingdom's South West Region for the European Parliament, you can find details of our MEPs here.