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Office Hours - December 2017

Office Hours - December 2017

The Town Council Office will close to the public at 3pm on Friday 15th December.

Monday 18th - Friday 22nd December
The Town Council staff will be archiving our historic files and records on these dates and will only deal with urgent enquiries from the public during this time.

Non urgent matters should be emailed to the Town Clerk: clerk@dursleytowncouncil.gov.uk or brought to our attention following the festive period.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Dec 2017 09:00 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Xmas Opening Hours

Dursley is Open on Xmas Eve

Dursley is Open on Xmas Eve

Many of the shops will be open in Dursley on Christmas Eve.

Please show your support for the local shops and take advantage of this opportunity to get those important last minute things.

Please check with the individual shops for opening times.

Posted: Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:22 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Dursley Traders

Proposed New Long Stay Car Park (Reliance House, Long Street)

Proposed New Long Stay Car Park (Reliance House, Long Street)

Dursley Town Council are pleased to announce that we completed the purchase of Reliance House (former newspaper office) site in Long Street, Dursley. The Town Council bought the site for £475,000, a sum that was significantly below the asking price.

The Town Council's aim is to use this prominent town centre location for a long stay car-park, which will benefit visitors, walkers, business owners, traders, employees.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:27 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Car-parking

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service Integrated Risk Management Plan 2018-2021

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service Integrated Risk Management Plan 2018-2021

Dursley Town Council would like to make residents aware of an ongoing consultation regarding the Gloucestershire Fire & Rescue Service (GFRS).

GFRS are to develop an Integrated Risk Management Plan (IRMP) for Gloucestershire. The IRMP compels us to consider four key questions

  • What are the existing and potential risks in Gloucestershire?
  • How effective are our current risk management measures?
  • What opportunities are.. Read More »

  • Posted: Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:25 by John Kay

    Tags: Communication, GFRS

    War Memorial Recreation Ground: Hedge Cutting

    War Memorial Recreation Ground: Hedge Cutting

    The annual hedge cutting of the War Memorial Recreation Ground will take place on the morning of Sunday 3rd December 2017.

    This will include the hedges along the "rec" boundary with Kingshill Road, Rednock Drive and The Knapp. The cutting is carried out with a tractor and flail mower, so please be mindful of parking close to the hedge which would impact access.

    For those who would regularly use the "rec" on.. Read More »

    Posted: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 09:48 by John Kay

    Tags: Communication, Council, War Memorial Recreational Ground

    Dursley Neighbourhood Development Plan 2017-2031

    Dursley Neighbourhood Development Plan 2017-2031

    Statutory Regulation 14 Consultation

    Drop In Session - Dursley Library - Tuesday 5th December 2017

    3.30pm -6,30pm

    See what it's all about

    Come and have your say!

    Environment, Housing, Economy, Character & design, Services & Amenities, Traffic & Transport

    They all matter to someone, come and tell us what matters to you.

    Posted: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 10:44 by Anita Gambie

    Tags: Dursley Matters

    Notice of Casual Vacancy

    Notice of Casual Vacancy

    DURSLEY TOWN COUNCIL

    NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (Section 87(2))

    PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the Central Ward of the Town Council of Dursley following the resignation on 21st November 2017 of Councillor Fiona Firth.

    Rule 5(6) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 2006 now applies.

    .. Read More »

    Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:47 by John Kay

    Tags: Communication, Council, Councillor Vacancy

    Festive Dursley 2017

    Festive Dursley 2017

    This years Festive Dursley event was a great success with an excellent crowd witnessing the lights turned on by Mark Cummings (Radio Glos) ably assisted by the reigning Carnival King and Queen and supported by cast members from the DODS theatre group.

    The Town Council would like to thank the members of the Festive Dursley Group who have worked so hard to facilitate Friday's event including Mandy Woodward (Chair), Pam England.. Read More »

    Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2017 10:45 by John Kay

    Tags: Communication, Festive Dursley

    Festive Dursley: Friday Night from 4pm

    Festive Dursley: Friday Night from 4pm

    Only a few days to go until the 2017 Festive Dursley event on Friday 24th November...

    THE LIGHT SWITCH ON
    Our lights will be switched on at 5:30pm by our 'Victorian' Town Mayor Neil Grecian, Celebrity Guest Mark Cummings from BBC Radio Gloucester and our Carnival King and Queen.
    Characters from the Wizard of Oz will also be making an appearance!

    FESTIVE DURSLEY ROAD CLOSURES
    Parsonage Street will be closed to.. Read More »

    Posted: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:38 by John Kay

    Tags: Communication, Council, Festive Dursley

    Remembrance Day Parade 2017 & Road Closures

    Remembrance Day Parade 2017 & Road Closures

    The Remembrance Day Parade will be held on Sunday 12th November 2017 in Dursley. The parade starts at 2:30pm, muster at the Bus Station, May Lane at 2:15pm. This will be followed by a Church Service and act of remembrance at the War Memorial gates at St James The Great Church, Dursley.

    Traffic will be managed during the parade, expect delays.

    The following road closures will be in place.

    Top of Long.. Read More »

    Posted: Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:30 by Leah Wellings

    Tags: Communication, Events, Remembrance

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