TS Council

Transition Stroud Council

Transtion Stroud Council (TSC) is the body that has responsibility for the decisions about the day-to-day operations of Transition Stroud.

This includes:

  • strategic decisions
  • future development
  • internal communications
  • co-ordination
  • legal/partnership issues
  • overseeing the role of any contracted posts

The TSC came into being at the beginning of 2009 following a 9 month consultation process facilitated by the Co-coordinator Support Group.

Read more about the final consultation reportΒ of this group andΒ how Transition Stroud Council operates.

Transition Stroud Council meetings

The Directors hold meetings every 4 to 6 weeks where council business is discussed. Read the minutes of past council meetings.

Current directors

Nigel WestawayPaul Hofman
Charlie MitchellMartin Whiteside
Fred BarkerDmytro Bojaniwskyj
Adrian Oldman


The long term direction of TS is guided by the Guarantor Members. The Annual General Meeting is the opportunity for them to respond to the Directors’ report on the year’s activities and the financial report. Many of the Founding Members are still involved with the work of Transition Stroud.

Current Transition Stroud Guarantor members:

Simon AllenPhilip BoothClare SheridanTara Downs
Martin WhitesideNigel WestawayErik WilkinsonJohn Meadley
Paul SheridanBryn BrownTom BrownJosie Cowgill
Dmytro BojaniwskyjPaul HofmanAdrian OldmanFred Barker

All documents from the AGM are available here, including the Directors’ Reports and AGM Minutes.