Community Litter Pick – Saturday 24th March

Newent Town Council are arranging a litter pick as part of the Keep Britain Tidy Spring Clean.  The litter pick is taking place on Saturday 24th March between 10.30 am - 12.30 pm, meeting at the Market House.  Equipment will be provided and all volunteers will be very welcome .  Please note children must be [...]

By | March 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Volunteer Water Bailiff

Newent Town Council is seeking a Volunteer Water Bailiff to assist the Council in the enforcement of its fishing rules. If you are able to spare a few hours a week and would like to work in the beautiful Newent Lake area in this important role, Newent Town Council would be pleased to hear from [...]

By | February 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Public Consultation Drop-In Events

Newent Town Council is holding a public consultation to seek approval to borrow from the Public Works Loan Board in order to purchase a town centre property for permanent Town Council Offices and to seek approval to sell The Lodge, Watery Lane. All members of the local community are invited to give their views at [...]

By | November 17th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Vacant Allotment Plots

The Council currently has vacancies for a number of Allotment Plots at its Holts Road site, off Watery Lane, Newent.  Please call 01531 820638 or email for further details.

By | November 7th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Temporary Closure of Car Parks – Advance Warning

Newent Town Council will be temporarily closing the following car parks in order to carry out essential maintenance works as follows:- Car park to rear of Library  - from 6.00 pm Monday 6 November to Thursday 9 November Car Park on Recreation Ground, Watery Lane - from Thursday 9 November to Friday 10 November Apologies [...]

By | November 1st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Barclays Bank Closure

The Town Council are opposed to the closure of the only bank in the town and are working hard to prevent the closure and find alterative options.  If you feel strongly about the closure, please write to your local MP Mark Harper.  The Council have produced a letter template that can be used by residents [...]

By | September 4th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Newent in Bloom 2017 – Best front gardens competition

Judging starts in July!  Free entry forms will be available from 26th June in Newent Post Office, Pippins or Parkers or online by emailing   You can enter your own garden whether a window box, a postage stamp garden or half an acre) or nominate a friend or neighbour's, or a youth or community [...]

By | June 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments