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Office Closure: Monday 1st May 2017

Office Closure: Monday 1st May 2017

The Town Council office will close to the public at 3pm today (Friday) and will re-open on Tuesday 2nd May at 10am.

In the event of an emergency the contact details for the Town Councillors are available on our website.

Posted: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:31 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Office Opening Hours

Annual Meetings in May 2017

Annual Meetings in May 2017

The Town Council will soon be hosting the Annual Town Council meeting and the Annual Assembly of the Town.

The Annual Town Council meeting is effectively the Town Council's AGM; the agenda includes the appointment of the Mayor and Deputy Mayor for the next 12 months and as well as the normal Council business. Also to be confirmed is the membership of the Council's Committees, Working Groups and Council's representatives for other organisations.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:21 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Annual Assembly, Annual Town Council Meeting

Dursley Matters: Spring 2017 Edition

Dursley Matters: Spring 2017 Edition

The Spring Edition of the Town Council's newsletter "Dursley Matters" is now available and has been delivered to every household in Dursley for the first time.

The newsletter accompanies a leaflet on 'Future Dursley' and the progress being made on the Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP). Everyone is invited to comment on the NDP so far by returning the NDP leaflet comment slip.

The Spring 2017 edition.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:58 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Dursley Matters, Newsletter, Future Dursley

The Door Youth Project : Volunteering Opportunity

The Door Youth Project : Volunteering Opportunity

Our youth service partners are looking for some local volunteers to support out youth sessions at The Vibe Youth Centre. Since September 2015 The Door Youth Project have been providing several sessions a week for the young people of Dursley and the surrounding area. Our sessions are proving particularly with up to 60 young people attending some of the sessions.

Lizzie Hewlett, Service Delivery.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:03 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, The Door Youth Project

Future Dursley Neighbourhood Development Plan - Have your say

Future Dursley Neighbourhood Development Plan - Have your say

A leaflet about 'Future Dursley' and the progress being made on the Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) is being delivered to every household in Dursley. Everyone is invited to comment on the draft plan.

The full draft plan can be viewed below online or as a hard copy at the town council offices or the library.

Please use this opportunity to tell us what you think by returning the NDP leaflet comment slip to the town.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Apr 2017 10:58 by Anita Gambie

Tags: Future Dursley

Local Council Award Scheme 'Quality Gold' Award for Dursley Town Council

 Local Council Award Scheme 'Quality Gold' Award for Dursley Town Council

Dursley Town Council has been awarded Local Council Award Scheme 'Quality Gold', we are the first Council in Stroud District and the second council in Gloucestershire to achieve this award. We have built on our previous Quality award obtained in September 2016.

The Quality Gold Award demonstrates that a council is at the forefront of best practice and achieves excellence in governance, community leadership and council.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Apr 2017 10:02 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, LCAS, Gold Award

Highfields Community Day: 29th May 2017

Highfields Community Day: 29th May 2017

Only Three Weeks left to Vote!!!

The Town Council's project for a Community Day at Highfields Play Area has been selected as one of three local projects to receive funding from the Tesco Bags of Help scheme.

Our Community Day project will receive a share of £8000 with the final amount to be decided by Tesco customers who can vote at local stores around the District until the end of April.

.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Apr 2017 16:32 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Tesco Bags of Help Scheme, Highfields Play Area

Dursley United Charity

Dursley United Charity

DURSLEY UNITED CHARITY

Charity No 248960

Charitable organisations in Dursley, Cam Stinchcombe and Uley who support and assist persons in need can apply for financial assistance to the Dursley United Charity.

Applications with a copy of the latest accounts should be sent before the 30th April 2017 to:

Mrs Anita Gambie
Clerk to the Trustees
50, Kingshill Park
Dursley
Gloucestershire
GL11 4DF

Email: dursleyunitedcharity@gmail.com.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Apr 2017 14:48 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Dursley United Charities

Community and Business Directory

Community and Business Directory

The Town Council are pleased to announce that our website will now include the Community Directory previously hosted by the World Jungle website.

The Town Council stepped in to integrate this valuable resource of information to our website when World Jungle announced they were unable to facilitate it any further.

The details of over 100 Community Groups & Businesses are now located on our Community Directory.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Apr 2017 16:48 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Community & Business Directory

Defibrillator Briefing Session: 1st April 2017

Defibrillator Briefing Session: 1st April 2017

On Saturday morning the Town Council hosted a briefing session on cardiac arrest and the use of defibrillators.

The Mayor, Cllr Neil Grecian opened the meeting and welcomed Mr David Torenson from the Community Heartbeat Trust

The briefing included what to do in an emergency, basic first aid and how to use a defibrillator.

The session was attended by 34 local residents, traders and Councillors.

The Town.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Apr 2017 09:32 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Community Defibrillator

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