Hillesley & Tresham is a rural parish lying about twenty miles north west of Bristol and three miles south of Wotton-under-Edge on the western escarpment of the Cotswolds.The Cotswold Way, a national trail, and Monarch’s Way, a long-distance footpath, both pass through the parish.
The civil parish of Hillesley and Tresham includes the four settlements of Hillesley, Tresham, Lower and Upper Kilcott, and outlying houses and farms. It was formed in 1991 when part of Hawkesbury parish, then in Avon, was transferred back to Gloucestershire.
Meetings during the Lockdown period for Covid 19
The council will be holding a monthly Parish Council meeting for May on Thursday 14th May at 6.00 pm. This meeting will be held via Zoom. Please find the agenda attached: Hillesley and Tresham Parish Council May Agenda 2020.
Parishioners are invited to attend the May meeting via Zoom. Meeting ID details will be sent by email from the clerk: Please contact her at:
The Parish Council purchased a defib for the benefit of the community in 2019. This is located outside The Fleece Public House on the main road in the centre of Hillesley.
Further details of the defib specification can be found (in due course) under the Information sub section of this site.
Please find policy attached: Grants Policy (FINAL) (2) for web
The parish council would welcome applications for grants from groups working to help the community due to the COVID-19 crisis.
Support from local networks and organisations