The Parish of Churchdown, situated in the Borough of Tewkesbury is located approximately 4 miles from Gloucester and 5 miles from Cheltenham and is one of the largest Parishes in Gloucestershire. It is a common misconception that Churchdown ends by the Hare and Hounds, but in fact, the parish continues down to the first roundabout before Innsworth.
The Council Offices are situated on Parton Road in Churchdown Park. The Offices are run by two members of staff, Miss Geraldine Connor Clerk of Churchdown Parish Council and Mrs Denise Bullock, Assistant Clerk. Mrs Ruth Warne, Neighbourhood Plan Coordinator also works from the offices on a part-time basis.
The Council also employ two Handymen that do regular litter picks and maintain the Council’s property including their play areas.
The Parish Council own and manage six Parks, including play areas, Football pitches and Cricket Pitches and a pavilion. There is a Pocket Park including a wildflower meadow and a Community Orchard at Churchdown Park. There is also a ‘state of the art’ concrete skatepark for skateboarders and BMX users and a dedicated dirt BMX track.