Each year Dursley Town Council allocates an amount of money 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 the end of August.
Urgent Grant Applications can be sent to the Town... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 10:31 by John Kay
There will be a children's trail which will take you to all the attractions and activities around out town on Saturday 10 July. Pick up a copy of the questions, all themed around the Best of British and trail map from the Festive Dursley Stall in Parsonage Street or you can download a copy here.
Follow the trail map to find the answers to the questions and REMEMBER to collect the letter clues along... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 13:43 by Anita Gambie
Many thanks to the local children who have coloured in the bunting templates which will help decorate the town for the Summer Festival on Saturday. A shout out for Cam Everlands Primary School whose children provided a large supply of this.
Remember to look out for your bunting in the window of one of the town centre shops. If you spot this, go into the shop and you will be rewarded with a sweet treat.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Jul 2021 15:45 by Anita Gambie
Dursley Summer Festival 2021 - 9am til 2pm on Saturday 10th July - Supporting our town
Activties and Attractions themed around Best of British
(Operating with Covid restrictions)
Display and parade of classic cars and bikes - in Azets car park (May Lane)
- Stalls in Parsonage Street
- Farmer's Market
- Craft Fair in the Chantry Centre
- Music From The Rednock Swing Band & Alan swain's quintet
- Children's... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Jul 2021 11:00 by Anita Gambie
The Dursley Summer Festival is still on Saturday 10th July 2021 9-2pm in the Town Centre.
There have been some changes to the range of activities being offered on the day, due to the continuation of Covid-19 restrictions.
Watch this space for further updates...
Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 15:34 by Anita Gambie
Festive Dursley is inviting children to colour in, or draw their own picture on a piece of the attached bunting template, to help decorate the town for the 2021 Summer Festival. The theme for the festival is 'Best of British' so if children are drawing their own picture we would encourage them to draw an item related to this.
The completed bunting will be used to decorate some of the shops in Dursley... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 11:22 by Anita Gambie
Dursley Town Council welcomed our newest Councillor at our June meeting of Council.
Following the May election there was one vacancy on the Council which has been filled by Anja Rowston who was co-opted by the Council.
Cllr Rowston who has lived in Dursley and Cam all her life said "I'm really pleased to have joined Dursley Town Council, I've found an untapped passion for service to my local area and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Jun 2021 08:53 by John Kay
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... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 15:00 by Leah Wellings
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... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 May 2021 11:31 by John Kay