Note: recent minutes and agendas can be found at the end of this page whilst the site is improved for accessibility: please refer any queries to the clerk.
The Parish Council welcomes grant applications twice a year.
The December 2021 council meeting will consider new applications. Further details will appear in Hillesley Happenings autumn 2021.
The grants policy can be found in the section at the end of this page below.
Please refer any queries to the clerk.
Annual Parish Meeting 2021
The council held its APM on Tuesday 13th April 2021.
Annual Reports from Local Organisations presented to the APM are available here:
- Tresham Church Annual Summary2020 (1)
- APM-report-21 (1) St Giles Church
- APM March 2021 school report to annual parish meeting
- APM Report Burial Trust 2020-2021 HBBGT
- APM report 2021 Tennis club
The council chairman’s annual report is available here:
The county councillor’s report to the APM is available here:
Wotton Area Climate Action Network: Please find details here from a presentation given to the parish council in February:
HILLESLEY AND TRESHAM PARISH
LOCATION AND HISTORY
Hillesley and Tresham is a rural parish on the western ridge of the Cotswolds. It is about twenty miles north west of Bristol and three miles south of Wotton Under Edge. It was formed in 1991 when part of Hawkesbury parish was transferred back to Gloucestershire from Avon.
Hillesley and Tresham parish is made up of Hillesley, Tresham, Lower Kilcott and Upper Kilcott settlements. It also includes outlying houses and farms. Walkers on routes of the national trail, The Cotswold Way, and the long distance footpath, The Monarch’s Way, pass through the parish.
This link gives more information on local History: History – Hillesley & Tresham Parish Council (htpc.org.uk)
PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS
Parish Council meetings are usually held on the second Tuesday evening of the month at Hopkins Hall Hillesley, but also sometimes in the autumn at Tresham. Each agenda gives details of the location:
The next meeting of the Parish Council will be held on the 14th September in Tresham.
The last meeting of the Parish Council was held on Tuesday 20th July at 8.00 pm at Hopkins Hall, Hillesley.
A meeting of the Parish Council was Tuesday 8th June at 8.00 pm at Hopkins Hall, Hillesley.
The previous meeting was on the 18th May at Hopkins Hall Hillesley at 8.00 pm.
This was a face to face meeting and not by Zoom.Hillesley and Tresham PC Agenda MAY 2021
The previous meeting was the Annual Parish Meeting at 8.00 pm on Tuesday 13th April. APM Agenda 2021
The Annual meeting was immediately followed by the monthly meeting for April, held on the 13th April Hillesley and Tresham PC Agenda April 2021
The previous meeting of the Parish Council was held on Tuesday 16th March 2021 at 8.00 pm by Zoom.Hillesley and Tresham PC AGENDA March 2021
The last meeting was held on Tuesday 16th February 2021 at 8.00 pm by Zoom. Hillesley and Tresham PC Agenda February 2021
A meeting of the Parish Council was held on Tuesday 19th January 2021Hillesley and Tresham PC Agenda January 2021.
The meeting of the Parish Council was held on Tuesday 8th December at 7.30 pm by Zoom. Agenda:Hillesley and Tresham PC Agenda December 2020 (sent 3rd Dec)
November 2020 minutes are attached here:
A meeting of the Parish Council was held on Tuesday 3rd November at 8.00 pm by Zoom. Hillesley and Tresham PC Agenda November 2020
Sept 2020 minutes (The main elements of the October meeting were rescheduled to November due to a combination of IT and covid reasons).
A meeting of the Parish Council was held on 13th October 2020 by Zoom. Hillesley and Tresham PC Agenda October 2020
A meeting of the Parish Council was held on 15th September 2020. Hillesley and Tresham PC Agenda September 2020
(July minutes were approved at the September meeting)
The council held a monthly Parish Council meeting for July on Tuesday 14th July at 8.00 pm. This meeting was held via Zoom. Please find the agenda attached: Hillesley and Tresham PARISH COUNCIL Agenda July 2020
Defibrillators in Hillesley and Tresham
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.
Tresham also has a defibrillator which is located inside the old BT telephone box in the centre of Tresham:
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