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

Bee Stroud Trail - Dursley 2021

Bee Stroud Trail - Dursley 2021

Dursley is taking part in the Visit Stroud Bee Trail Activities.

Stroud town and the market towns across the Stroud District have the opportunity to take part in Bee Stroud which is running until Saturday 10th July 2021. There are competitions, trails, puzzles, offers and more planned - and the opportunity to learn more about Bees and how amazing they are!

Dursley has its own trail map you can download from the website below. The trail runs from Saturday 12th June to 26th June 2021. More »

Some of the bees have escaped the main Hive!!

These beautiful, handcrafted bees are not all on the
Trail Map, they can be found buzzing around Dursley shops & businesses - You will have to search for them!!

You could own one of these crocheted Dursley Bees! Festive Dursley will be selling them at the 2021 Dursley Summer Festival on 10th July.

https://www.visitstroud.uk/events/bee-stroud-trail-in-dursley » Less

Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 15:00 by Leah Wellings

Dursley Matters Newsletter Spring Edition May 2021

Dursley Matters Newsletter Spring Edition May 2021

The latest edition of our quarterly newsletter, Dursley Matters, is available to download from the Town Council's website.

This edition introduces Dursley's new Town Mayor, Councillor Symon Ackroyd who becomes the 13th Mayor of Dursley.

In addition there is news of the New Visitor Information Centre which has been launched at Dursley Library, the Bee Stroud Trail and the 2021 recipients of the Leslie D Gale Awards, whose names were announced at the Annual Assembly on 27th April 2021. More »

If you would like to receive an electronic copy of the newsletter via email, please contact admin@dursleytowncouncil.gov.uk » Less

Posted: Fri, 28 May 2021 15:30 by Ann Lyon

Election of New Mayor: Cllr Symon Ackroyd

Election of New Mayor: Cllr Symon Ackroyd

At last night's "socially distant" annual meeting of the Town Council meeting, Cllr Symon Ackroyd was unanimously voted as the Town Mayor for the civic year 2021/22.

This was the first "face to face" meeting of the Town Council since March 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Cllr Ackroyd becomes the 13th Mayor of Dursley, succeeding Cllr Neil Grecian who stepped down from the role after 5 years. Cllr Grecian is the 3rd longest serving Mayor since the position was created in 1974. More »

Cllr Mandy Woodward remains the Deputy Mayor for 2021/22.

The Town Council also appointed the Committee Chairpersons for the following year:

Green Spaces: Cllr Alex Stennett
Town Improvements: Cllr Danae Savvidou
Planning: Cllr Neil Grecian
Policy & Finance: Cllr Sue Creswick
Staffing: Cllr Mandy Woodward » Less

Posted: Fri, 14 May 2021 11:31 by John Kay