Affiliated groups (also known as Outside Bodies) are organisations that work with the Council on local projects and have representatives from the Council attending their meetings and events. Below is a list of outside bodies currently affiliated with the Council. A list of members for each outside body is available here.
The Almhouse Trust
Tewkesbury Almshouse Trust is a small charity with a historic base, providing accomodation for older people with limited means who have lived within the borough of Tewkesbury for at least two years.
The Gloucestershire Association of Parish and Town Councils (GAPTC) is a not for profit membership organisation, representing, training and advising the parish (including town) councils of Gloucestershire, who form the grass roots tier (or first level) of local government in England.
GAPTC offer members a resource of vital, operational information and facilitate communication at all levels of the parish network – district, county, regional and national.
Tewkesbury Town Old People’s Welfare Committee
League of Friends of Tewkesbury Hospital
The Friends of Tewkesbury Hospital support the charitable work of the hospital through fundraising activities.
Tewkesbury & District Wheelchair Bus Association
Tewkesbury & District Wheelchair Bus Association is a volunteer organisation who transport elderly and disabled people in the Tewkesbury area to clubs, shopping and on short trips out. Bookings can be made via the Chairman.
Gloucestershire Market Towns Forum
Trustees of Tewkesbury Museum
Tewkesbury in Bloom
Tewkesbury in Bloom is a voluntary organisation run entirely by volunteers. It aims is to enhance the local environment, and foster community spirit in Tewkesbury with its projects as well raising the profile of the town by entering the RHS Britain in Bloom competition on an annual basis.
Chartered Parishes Group
Tewkesbury Town Band
Tewkesbury Town Band is a non-profit organisation run by volunteers.
It receives no direct payments and relies on public generosity to purchase and maintain instruments and music.
The Neighborhood Development Plan is an organisation that meets to consider the future development of Tewkesbury. The group is currently conducting a street audit which can be found via this link: