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Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service Integrated Risk Management Plan 2018-2021

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service Integrated Risk Management Plan 2018-2021

Dursley Town Council would like to make residents aware of an ongoing consultation regarding the Gloucestershire Fire & Rescue Service (GFRS).

GFRS are to develop an Integrated Risk Management Plan (IRMP) for Gloucestershire. The IRMP compels us to consider four key questions

  1. What are the existing and potential risks in Gloucestershire?
  2. How effective are our current risk management measures?
  3. What opportunities... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:25 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, GFRS

War Memorial Recreation Ground: Hedge Cutting

War Memorial Recreation Ground: Hedge Cutting

The annual hedge cutting of the War Memorial Recreation Ground will take place on the morning of Sunday 3rd December 2017.

This will include the hedges along the "rec" boundary with Kingshill Road, Rednock Drive and The Knapp. The cutting is carried out with a tractor and flail mower, so please be mindful of parking close to the hedge which would impact access.

For those who would regularly use the "rec"... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 09:48 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, War Memorial Recreational Ground

Dursley Neighbourhood Development Plan 2017-2031

Dursley Neighbourhood Development Plan 2017-2031

Statutory Regulation 14 Consultation

Drop In Session - Dursley Library - Tuesday 5th December 2017

3.30pm -6,30pm

See what it's all about

Come and have your say!

Environment, Housing, Economy, Character & design, Services & Amenities, Traffic & Transport

They all matter to someone, come and tell us what matters to you.

Posted: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 10:44 by Anita Gambie

Tags: Dursley Matters

Notice of Casual Vacancy

Notice of Casual Vacancy

DURSLEY TOWN COUNCIL

NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (Section 87(2))

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the Central Ward of the Town Council of Dursley following the resignation on 21st November 2017 of Councillor Fiona Firth.

Rule 5(6) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 2006 now applies.

The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:47 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Councillor Vacancy

Festive Dursley 2017

Festive Dursley 2017

This years Festive Dursley event was a great success with an excellent crowd witnessing the lights turned on by Mark Cummings (Radio Glos) ably assisted by the reigning Carnival King and Queen and supported by cast members from the DODS theatre group.

The Town Council would like to thank the members of the Festive Dursley Group who have worked so hard to facilitate Friday's event including Mandy Woodward... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2017 10:45 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Festive Dursley

Festive Dursley: Friday Night from 4pm

Festive Dursley: Friday Night from 4pm

Only a few days to go until the 2017 Festive Dursley event on Friday 24th November...

THE LIGHT SWITCH ON
Our lights will be switched on at 5:30pm by our 'Victorian' Town Mayor Neil Grecian, Celebrity Guest Mark Cummings from BBC Radio Gloucester and our Carnival King and Queen.
Characters from the Wizard of Oz will also be making an appearance!

FESTIVE DURSLEY ROAD CLOSURES
Parsonage Street will be closed... Read More »


Posted: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:38 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Festive Dursley

Remembrance Day Parade 2017 & Road Closures

Remembrance Day Parade 2017 & Road Closures

The Remembrance Day Parade will be held on Sunday 12th November 2017 in Dursley. The parade starts at 2:30pm, muster at the Bus Station, May Lane at 2:15pm. This will be followed by a Church Service and act of remembrance at the War Memorial gates at St James The Great Church, Dursley.

Traffic will be managed during the parade, expect delays.

The following road closures will be in place.

Top of Long Street,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:30 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Communication, Events, Remembrance

Future Dursley Neighbourhood Development plan Statutory Regulation 14 Consultation

Future Dursley Neighbourhood Development plan Statutory Regulation 14 Consultation

Following more than three years of hard work by a group of dedicated volunteers, Dursley's Neighbourhood Development plan (NDP) is ready for a Statutory Regulation 14 Pre-Submission Consultation, before being submitted to Stroud District Council. This consultation will run from Friday 10th November 2017 until Friday 12th January 2018.

Please view the draft NDP and supporting documents on the Town Council's... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:21 by Anita Gambie

Tags: Future Dursley, Planning

Highfields Play Area: Improvements & Upgrades to the Facilities

Highfields Play Area: Improvements & Upgrades to the Facilities

The next phase of our improvements at Highfield's Play Area will begin on the week commencing 13th November. These latest improvements will include the installation of a new cableway and the reconstruction of the base of the wooden climbing frame.

Our contractor, Proludic specialise in play ground equipment installation and maintenance.

The work is expected to last approximately one week and the working... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Nov 2017 14:47 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Highfields Play Area

Council Meeting: 7th November 2017

Council Meeting: 7th November 2017

The Councillors meet on Tuesday 7th November for the monthly meeting of the Council. On Tuesday the Councillors will be joined by Inspector Brian Clifford who has been invited to discuss the level of policing in the town and the recent increase in anti-social behaviour.

Inspector Clifford is the main point of contact for local communities and partner organisations for the Stroud Neighbourhood Policing... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Nov 2017 09:33 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Police

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