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FESTIVE DURSLEY 2022 CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON

FESTIVE DURSLEY 2022 CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON

FRIDAY 25TH NOVEMBER 2022 CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON FROM 4.30PM ONWARDS IN THE TOWN CENTRE - LIGHTS ON AT 6:00PM

This year there will be a Victorian theme! With stalls, music, children's fairground, winter garden, Father Christmas Grotto & Sleigh, fireworks and more.

Posted: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 08:45 by Anita Gambie

Tags: Festive Dursley

Remembrance Sunday in Dursley

Remembrance Sunday in Dursley

A very healthy turnout by local residents watched the traditional Remembrance Parade marching from May Lane to St James's Church on Sunday afternoon.

For the first time in several years due to Covid restrictions the service of remembrance was held in the church. This was followed by the traditional laying of the wreaths at the War Memorial Gates.

Wreaths were laid by Siobhan Baillie MP, the Mayor Cllr... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Nov 2022 11:11 by John Kay

Tags: Dursley, Remembrance 2022

Remembrance Day 2022

Remembrance Day 2022

At 11:02am this morning following the traditional two-minute silence, two wreaths were laid at the newly refurbished World War II memorial at the War Memorial Recreation Ground to commemorate Remembrance Day.

The wreaths were laid by the Mayor Symon Ackroyd and Matt Patrick, representing the Cam & Dursley Royal British Legion.

On Remembrance Sunday, the traditional Remembrance Day Parade will commence... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Nov 2022 12:02 by John Kay

Tags: Dursley, Remembrance 2022

Remembrance Information 2022

Remembrance Information 2022

Remembrance Day Friday 11th November 2022

Wreaths will be laid at the World War 2 memorial at 11 am on Friday 11th November 2021.

The World War 2 memorial is located at the Pavilion on the War Memorial Recreation Ground, Dursley.

Remembrance Day Parade - Sunday 13th November 2022

Schedule of Events

14.15 Assemble at the bus station in May Lane, Dursley

14.45 Parade leaves the bus station and marches via... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 11:42 by John Kay

Tags: Dursley, Remembrance 2022

Community Governance Reviews

Community Governance Reviews

Dursley has been selected for a Community Governance Review consultation by Stroud District Council which the Town Council welcome.

While Dursley Town Council do not propose or support any boundary changes as part of the review we do want the opportunity to review the number of Town Councillors in office.

This is due to the fact Dursley has had a significant number of new homes built in recent years... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Nov 2022 11:24 by John Kay

Tags: Community Governance Review, Stroud District Council

New Play Equipment at War Memorial Recreation Ground

New Play Equipment at War Memorial Recreation Ground

Dursley Town Council have replaced the football/basketball combined "goal end" at the War Memorial Recreation Ground.

The new facility includes goal posts, a goal arch, side panels and a basket hoop. It is designed to promote both social and active play amongst children. It is an ideal place for children to exercise and develop socially whether they are kicking a ball about with friends or practising... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Oct 2022 11:33 by John Kay

Tags: New Play Equipment, War Memorial Recreation Ground

The Gloucestershire Resources and Waste Partnership "Door Knockers"

The Gloucestershire Resources and Waste Partnership "Door Knockers"

The Gloucestershire Resources and Waste Partnership have door knockers out across the county to talk to residents about food waste, they will be distributing the attached leaflets and will be asking residents if they need any additional resources in order to help them recycle their food waste. The project will run from today through to the end of November and will target some properties in the Lower... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Oct 2022 14:04 by John Kay

Tags: Gloucestershire County Council, The Gloucestershire Resources and Waste Partnership

Dursley Matters Newsletter Autumn Edition October 2022

Dursley Matters Newsletter Autumn Edition October 2022

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

This edition is packed with exciting ideas for Half Term Halloween Fun!

In addition, it contains an update on the 'Local Heritage Asset List for Dursley Project', details of the grants awarded by Dursley Town Council to local organisations who provide services to the residents of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Oct 2022 16:30 by Ann Lyon

Tags: Dursley Matters Newsletter

Visit Dursley for Half Term Halloween Fun! There's lots of activities coming up to entertain the kids

Visit Dursley for Half Term Halloween Fun!  There's lots of activities coming up to entertain the kids

Visit Dursley for Half Term Halloween Fun!

22nd - 31st October 2022

Check out the poster which includes:

Halloween Hunt in the Town Centre & Twinberrow Woods Sculpture & Play Trail
Pick up a Hunt Form at The Library or Jacob's House from 22nd. The form will also be available to download from the Council's website.

Costume Swap at The Library 17th to 31st

Kid's Dance Workshops (25th) & Pool Party... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Oct 2022 09:30 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Events, Festive Dursley, Halloween, Tourism, Visit Dursley, Visitstroud

Step this way to explore the undiscovered beauty of the Stroud district - download the Discover Stroud District Trails App Now

Step this way to explore the undiscovered beauty of the Stroud district - download the Discover Stroud District Trails App Now

Whether you've lived in the district all your life, or are visiting for the first time, Discover Stroud Trails, a new free-of-charge walking app will help you make the most of the Stroud district.

The first trails on the newly launched app feature our beautiful Market Towns of Stroud, Stonehouse, Dursley, Wotton-under-Edge, Nailsworth, and Berkeley.

A 'Cam Peak and Around Trail', created with the help... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Oct 2022 17:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Events, Tourism, Visit Dursley

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