Local Government Information and Agencies
Like most other English towns and villages, Stow-on-the-Wold has many levels of government.
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).
The next level of local government is Cotswold District Council. Stow-on-the-Wold is in the Beacon-Stow Ward.
Our District Councillor is Dilys Neill and she can be contacted 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
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.