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Eat Out to Help Out The Eat Out to Help Out Scheme opens on 3 August 2020. Use the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme in Winchcombe and surrounding areas at the following establishments: The White Hart Inn High Street, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, GL54 5LJ Wesley House Restaurant...

No Cotswold Beer Festival Today the Cotswold Beer Festival launched a unique ‘No Cotswold Beer Festival’ t-shirt to raise funds for Cheltenham and Gloucester Hospitals Charity.  They  announced the dates for next year’s beer festival as 16th-18th July 2021. Friday 17th July would have been the start...

Cotswold Attractions Just in time for the summer holidays, attractions across the Cotswold region are starting to reopen.  To help you organise your days, we have compiled a list of some of the places which you can visit once again, or who have confirmed their reopening...

The Street Banners Exciting news, The Street Banners are up again after an absence of a few years.  They are supplied and erected by Winchcombe Town Council and they certainly bring a cheery note to our town. There are four different designs around the town centre, each...

Winchcombe Nature Notes - July An occasional column Predictably, with the easing of lockdown restrictions, the excellent weather of April and May has given way to something more appropriate for a British summer. There have been some exceptions, as media images of beaches in Southend and Bournemouth...

Retail Businesses Information Most town centre retail businesses in Winchcombe were open as of Friday 19 June, but not always for their full ‘normal’ working hours.  The link below shows opening hours for the shops, (in a few cases the information was from online sources).  The...

Safer High Streets Tewkesbury Borough Council is preparing to make the borough’s high streets safer as non-essential retail stores prepare to reopen from 15 June. Following the government’s announcement that all non-essential retail stores can reopen, the council has begun collaborating with Gloucestershire County Council (GCC) and...

Retail Business Survey Re-opening for business - retail business survey Tewkesbury Borough Council want to hear from retail businesses in the borough who may be preparing to reopen, in line with the Government's announcement that non-essential retail shops in England can do so from 15 June 2020. They...

Winchcombe Nature Notes An occasional column At the conclusion of each set of Nature Notes, I wonder what I will find to write about next time, hence the inclusion of the rider ‘an occasional column’. It gives me a get-out although so far I haven’t needed it;...

Winchcombe Nature Notes - May We continue to suffer the effects of the coronavirus lockdown which have impacted upon everybody. It’s typically ironic that we have had some of the best April weather that I can recall and yet we are unable to enjoy it to...

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