Dursley Town Council

Serving the people of Dursley

Town Hall

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

Latest News

Annual Assembly 2021: 27th April at 7pm

Annual Assembly 2021: 27th April at 7pm

The meeting will be available to "attend" online via the Zoom meeting platform www.zoom.us/signin.

The Zoom Meeting ID: 949 6891 5401 and Password: 742687
will be required to access the meeting.

Agenda

To accept the Minutes of the Annual Assembly of Dursley Town meeting held on Tuesday 21st May 2019. No Annual Assembly was held in 2020 due toCovid-19.
2. To consider matters arising from the Minutes.
3. Report... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 08:00 by John Kay

Tags: Agenda, Annual Assembly 2021, Council

Non-Essential Retail/Businesses Re-opening Today

Non-Essential Retail/Businesses Re-opening Today

Dursley Town Council would once again like to "welcome back" the shops and businesses who are re-opening today after the end of the lockdown period.

The Town Council would ask all residents and visitors to support our local businesses, many who have had to close for significant periods of time over the last 12 months.

We do need to be mindful that the Covid-19 virus is still a threat and would advise... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 08:55 by John Kay

Tags: Council, Covid-19

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh

It was with great sadness that Dursley Town Council has learned of the death of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh. The Council extends its heartfelt condolences to Her Majesty The Queen and members of the Royal Family.

We remember with gratitude the lifetime of service which His Royal Highness devoted to Her Majesty, to our Nation and to the Commonwealth.

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 13:33 by John Kay

Tags: Duke of Edinburgh, council

Long Street Car Park - Reinstatement of 23 hour waiting limit

Long Street Car Park - Reinstatement of 23 hour waiting limit

In line with the governments "road map" out of lockdown the waiting restrictions at Long Street Car Park will re-commence on Monday 12th April 2021 as our businesses and shops begin to re-open.

Therefore no vehicles will be permitted to park for longer than 23 hours and no vehicle should return within 1 hour of leaving the car park.

Enforcement of the restrictions will commence immediately.

Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 10:55 by John Kay

Tags: Long Street Car Park, communication, council, covid-19

Dursley Town Council Office Re-opening

Dursley Town Council Office Re-opening

Dursley Town Council's office on Castle Street will be re-opening to the public on Monday 12th April.

The opening hours will be our normal 10am to 3pm but only one member of the public will be permitted into the office at any one time. We would request that facemasks are worn and that you use the hand sanitiser provided.

We will continuing to work with a reduced number of staff to allow for social distancing... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 10:43 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council

Local Government Elections May 2021

Local Government Elections May 2021

Notices of election for Dursley Town Council and Stroud District Council have been published today.

Dursley (Central Ward) (Town Election)
Dursley (Kingshill Ward) (Town Election)
Dursley (Highfields Ward) (Town Election)
Stroud District Council (District Election)

Please see the attached notices below for information and the relevant deadlines.

If you are interested in becoming a Town Councillor, please... Read More »



Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 17:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Elections

Lloyds Mobile Banking - Update

Lloyds Mobile Banking - Update

Sadly the Dursley branch of Lloyds Bank permanently closed yesterday resulting in the second bank closure in less than a week, following the decision to also close Dursley's TSB branch.

Lloyds Bank have indicated that their mobile bank will visit Dursley every second Thursday commencing from 8th March. The bank will be situated on "the link" between Castle Street and Parsonage Street and will be operational... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 12:04 by John Kay

Tags: Lloyds Mobile Banking

War Memorial Recreation Ground: Children's Play Area Closed

War Memorial Recreation Ground: Children's Play Area Closed

The children's play area at the War Memorial Recreation Ground has been closed this morning to carry our urgent maintenance works. This includes repairs to the artificial surfaces which require time to set before they can be fully re-opened.

The play area is scheduled to be re-opened to the public on Friday morning.

Posted: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 09:35 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, War Memorial Recreation Ground

Census Day: 21st March 2021

Census Day: 21st March 2021

Households across Dursley will be asked to take part in Census 2021 this spring. The census is a once-in-a-decade survey that gives us the most accurate estimate of all the people and households in England and Wales.

Understanding the needs of the nation helps everyone from central government to organisations, such as councils and health authorities, plan and fund public services across England and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 10:57 by John Kay

Tags: Census 2021

Dursley Town Council: Elections May 2021

Dursley Town Council: Elections May 2021

Local Government Elections are being held across the Country on Thursday 6th May 2021, including all 17 Town Councillor positions in Dursley.

If you are interested in becoming a Town Councillor, please contact the Town Clerk or one of the existing Councillors to find out more.

Nomination packs can be requested via the Stroud District Council website or direct from the Town Clerk.

The deadline for nominations... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 11:35 by John Kay

Tags: Elections 2021

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