There are a number of Doctor's surgeries in and around Stroud.

The closest to Amberley is Minchinhampton Surgery at Bell Lane, Minchinhampton.
Tel: 01453 883793 (Out of hours, dial 111) In emergency, dial 999

There are also many Dentists in the Stroud Area. The nearest is Minchinhampton Dental Practice, 25 Tetbury Street, Minchinhampton.
Tel: 01453 883867


There are no Buses serving the centre of Amberley except for school busus. The nearest bus is from outside the Bear of Rodborough hotel. currently the 69 service passes here every 2 to 3 hours. Times change occasionally so consult the timetables here.

From the Bath Road, there are regulat buses to Gloucester (93) and Cheltenham (46).

The nearest station is in Stroud and it has regular, fast services to London. In the other direction it goes to Cheltenham and Gloucester where you can change for many cross-country routes.

Taxis are available from:

01453 750211 -
01453 767777 -

Local Government

Gloucestershire County Council
Tel: 01452 425000 or
Covers the following services: Registrars, Buses, Child Protection, Consumer Protection, Day Centres, Disabled Parking, Education, Fire & Rescue, Food Safety, Footpaths, Home Care, Libraries, Pavements, Playschemes, Public Rights of Way, Roads, Schools, Social Services, Street Lihjting, Structure Plan, Tourism, Traffic Management, Youth Work.

For information on our local councillor, click here and look for 'Stroud-Nailsworth'

Stroud District Council
Tel: 01452 766321 or

Covers the following services: Air pollution, Housing Benefits, Building Regulations, Business Rates, Car Parking, Council Tax, Dog Control, Elections, Environmental Health, Housing, Leisure Centres, Litter, Local Plan, Museums, Pests, Planning Permission, pollution, Raffles & licensing, Recycling, Rubbish Collection, Street Cleaning, Taxi Licensing, Public Toilets, Trees, Tourism

For information on our local councillor, click here and look for 'Amberley and Woodchester' ward.

Minchinhampton Parish Council
Telephone the Clerk on 01453 731186 or go here
Covers the following services: Bus shelters, Bye Laws, Highways, Open spaces, Recreation, Tourism, etc.