Information which Prestbury residents might find useful

Governmentwho does what?

Three councils are responsible for local services, with decisions made by elected councillors. We’ve highlighted some of the services each council is responsible for:

Allotments, play areas, playing fields (including MUGA, tennis court and football pitch booking), parks and green spaces (e.g. Robson Field, Barley Road Public Open Space), war memorial.

Housing & homelessness, rubbish and recycling collection, planning, health & wellbeing, dog wardens, car parks, museums and leisure centres, antisocial behaviour, food safety.

Prestbury Ward Councillors Mr John Payne  and Mr Ian Bassett-Smith

Roads, social services/social care, safeguarding children and adults, public transport, some schools (not Academies), libraries, the fire service, recycling centres.

Cheltenham: Pittville and Prestbury Division Councillor Cllr. Stephan Fifield

In addition, the Police and Crime Commissioner is responsible for meeting the policing needs of our communities.

  • Westminster Constituencies (covering Prestbury Parish area)

Constituency: Tewkesbury County Mr Laurence Robertson MP

Constituency: Cheltenham Borough Mr Alex Chalk MP

Constituency map from Ordnance Survey rather a useful map, various political boundaries can be overlaid

Local Groups and Organisations

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