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Visit Dursley & Watch the Tour of Britain - 9th September 2022

Visit Dursley & Watch the Tour of Britain - 9th September 2022

Dursley is getting ready to welcome the AJ Bell Tour of Britain race on Friday 9th September 2022.

The race is estimated to go through Dursley at approx. 2:14pm, travelling along Kingshill Road, Castle Street, Bull Pitch & Uley Road. Dursley is a race sprint point.

It's a great opportunity for spectators to take advantage of Dursley's high street, which is home to two specialist bike shops.

See The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Sep 2022 19:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Events, Tour of Britain, Tourism, Visit Dursley, Visitstroud

Are you ready for Cycle September?

Are you ready for Cycle September?

The Cycle September Global Bike Challenge is back.

Love to Ride UK want to make this September one to remember by getting more people riding bikes than ever before!

Getting out on a bike is a great way to explore our beautiful area. Route 41 of the National Cycle Network is not far from us in Slimbridge. You might be inspired by the Tour of Britain cyclists racing through Dursley on 9th September!

Ride... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Aug 2022 16:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Cycling, Events, Tourism, Visit Dursley, Visitstroud

Dursley is getting ready to welcome the Tour of Britain

Dursley is getting ready to welcome the Tour of Britain

Gloucestershire will host the 6th stage of the UK's most prestigious and longest-running international cycle race on Friday 9th September.

The race is estimated to go through Dursley at approx. 2:14pm, travelling along Kingshill Road, Castle Street, Bull Pitch & Uley Road.

We want to give the riders & spectators a warm welcome on the day.

The route will be decorated with bunting & the wonderful... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Aug 2022 16:05 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Events, Tourism, Visit Dursley, Visitstroud

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

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