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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PCSO Mark Lifton - Thank You

PCSO Mark Lifton - Thank You

Dursley Town Council took the opportunity to thank PCSO Mark Lifton for his service to Dursley for whom he has been a vital part of the Dursley Neighbourhood Police Team.

Mark has been a PCSO in the Stroud District area for 14 years, with the last few years being served in Dursley. He is leaving the police force to return to engineering .

Mark was awarded a High Sheriff Award in recognition of his great... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 08:31 by John Kay

Tags: PCSO Mark Lifton

The Door PARTY IN THE PARK Cam and Dursley

The Door PARTY IN THE PARK Cam and Dursley

The Door's team of friendly youthworkers are inviting young people aged 11 - 17 and their friends to attend this year's Party in the Park, Cam and Dursley, to be held at the War Memorial Recreation Ground 'The Rec' on Friday 5th August 2022, between 11 am and 5 pm.

Take part in games and activities or just go along and hang out with friends. Football, rounders, art and craft, games, chill out space,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 16:20 by Ann Lyon

Tags: Community Event, The Door

Dursley Matters Newsletter Summer Edition July 2022

Dursley Matters Newsletter Summer Edition July 2022

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

This summer edition highlights the recent 'Picnic in the Park' event to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee and the Summer Festival, both enjoyed by many local residents and visitors alike.

In addition, there is news of upcoming local events, information from the Leslie D Gale... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Jul 2022 16:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Council, Dursley Matters, Newsletter

Dursley Town Council: Grant Funding

Dursley Town Council: Grant Funding

Each year Dursley Town Council allocates funding to support local organisations who specifically provide services to the residents of Dursley. Requests and applications for funding are welcome from all organisations who operate in the town.

Applications for small and revenue grants are now open and need to be received by Wednesday 31st August 2022.

Please note our Grant Policy has been recently revised.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Jul 2022 10:00 by John Kay

Tags: Grant Funding

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

TOWN OF DURSLEY

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Highfields (ward of) Dursley Town Council.

If by Tuesday 9th August 2022 (FOURTEEN days after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Parish/Town, an election will be held... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 15:33 by John Kay

Tags: Councillor Vacancy

Office Closure: 18th & 19th July 2022

Office Closure: 18th & 19th July 2022

Dursley Town Council's office will be closed to the public on Monday/Tuesday 18/19th July 2022 due to the high temperatures being forecasted.

The Town Council's office staff will be working from home and contactable by email.

If you require to contact us by telephone, then please see the Council's website for Councillor's contact information.

We plan to re-open to the public at 10am on Wednesday 20th... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Jul 2022 14:50 by John Kay

Tags: Office Closure

Plans to regenerate a key site in the centre of Dursley move forward

Plans to regenerate a key site in the centre of Dursley move forward

Stroud District Council has started the process of developing a derelict piece of land in Dursley in partnership with Dursley Town Council.

The area that borders May Lane and Prospect Place in the centre of the town has lain derelict for a number of years yet could contain a number of much needed homes.

The site, which is owned by multiple landowners, has had several failed bids to regenerate it over... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Jul 2022 13:07 by John Kay

Tags: May Lane, Prospect Place

Cllr Anja Rowston

Cllr Anja Rowston

The Councillors and Staff of Dursley Town Council were very sad to hear of the sudden death of our colleague, Cllr Anja Rowston.

Anja was elected as a co-opted town councillor in June 2021 and was passionate about helping her community.

John Kay, Town Clerk at Dursley Town Council, said: "Anya was a very friendly character who was very helpful, she will certainly be missed by the councillors and staff... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 10:10 by John Kay

Tags: Anja Rowston

Queens Platinum Jubilee: Picnic in the Park - Thank You.

Queens Platinum Jubilee: Picnic in the Park - Thank You.

Dursley Town Council would like to thank all local residents who turned up in such great numbers at Friday's Picnic in the Park event at the War Memorial Recreation Ground to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

We do hope you enjoyed the event (despite the rain) and we would welcome any comments on whether you would like to see future picnic events on the Rec.

We are grateful for the help provided... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Jun 2022 16:23 by John Kay

Tags: Picnic in the Rec, Queens Platinum Jubilee

Office Closure for Jubilee Bank Holiday

Office Closure for Jubilee Bank Holiday

Dursley Town Council's office will close for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee today (Wednesday) at 3pm.

The office will re-open to the public at 10am on Monday 6th June.

We hope to see as many of you as possible at our Picnic on the Rec on Friday afternoon from 2pm.

Posted: Wed, 01 Jun 2022 11:20 by John Kay

Tags: Office Closed

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