Dursley Town Council

Serving the people of Dursley

Town Hall

Clerk: Mr John Kay
Jacob's House, Castle Street
Dursley, Gloucestershire
GL11 4BS

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Latest News

Play Area Closed for Maintenance - 2nd December 2021

Play Area Closed for Maintenance - 2nd December 2021

Please be aware that the fenced play park area on the War Memorial Recreation Ground will be closed this Thursday - 2nd December. This is so that routine maintenance can be carried out on the safety play surface.

The area is expected to reopen for Friday 3rd December. We apologise for any inconvenience the 1 day closure may cause.

To report any issues regarding play equipment please contact the Dursley Town Council Office on: 01453 547758.

Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 16:00 by Leah Wellings

Festive Window Competition 2021 - Winners

Festive Window Competition 2021 - Winners

The winners of the 2021 Window Competition were announced on Friday evening at the annual Festive Dursley Switch-on event. The theme for this year's competition was 'Christmas'.

The winner was Inches, with a wonderful display of knitted items, representing the 12 days of Christmas. Carrie Marrow, owner, praised the knitting skills and patience of Eleanor Chaffer who created the marvellous pieces.

Wyke House were second, with Network Health third and Hunters earning a highly commended award. The window displays were judged by members of the local Youth Forum, Mayor, Symon Ackroyd and Deputy Mayor, Mandy Woodward. More »

The Town Council would like to thank all the local businesses who entered this years competition and Classy Glass and Awards for providing the winner trophy. » Less

Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 12:45 by Anita Gambie

Festive Dursley 2021 - Thank You

Festive Dursley 2021 - Thank You

Dursley Town Council would like to thank our sponsors and volunteers who helped to ensure that the Dursley Christmas lights were switched on successfully on Friday evening in front of a large crowd.

We would like to thank Spring Villa Sports Bar who sponsored our Christmas Tree.

Our new festive lights and extended firework display were funded from Gloucestershire County Council's Build Back Better Grant Fund. More »

We are particularly grateful for the help provided by volunteers and local businesses. With thanks to (in alphabetical order):

Aaron Harris
Amy Addle Dance Group
Build IT, Cam
Bupa Dental Care Dursley
Cam & Dursley Youth Forum
Classy Glass & Awards
Coates Fireworks
Clifton Cameras
Dursley Air Cadets
Dursley Lions Club
Dursley Male Voice Choir
Dursley Music (Alan Swain)
Dursley Primary School
Father Christmas and his helpers
Festive Dursley Volunteers
FX Live
J&M Entertainment
Kings Head Bar & Restaurant
Kingshill House
Phil Purnell
Rednock Swing Band
Rotary Club of Dursley
School Choirs from Dursley, Cam Hopton, Slimbridge & Berkeley.
SG Leisure
Sky's the Limit
Spring Villa
St James's Church
Terry Pascoe
Tom Foolery
Tree Management

and we would like thank all the local traders who contributed to the evening by hosting stalls, opening late and those who entered the festive window competition. » Less

Posted: Mon, 29 Nov 2021 10:54 by John Kay