As part of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations the Gloucestershire Constabulary and OPCC are delighted to be taking part in the Queen's Green Canopy tree planting initiative. Seven trees of varying types will be planted across the estate all of which have been carefully chosen and locally sourced from garden centres and nurseries.
The trees will be planted at Gloucestershire Constabulary Headquarters,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 May 2022 14:00 by John Kay
Dursley Town Council Grounds Staff are currently undertaking a bi-annual memorial safety inspection in Kingshill Cemetery.
During the inspection, a number of memorials have been found to be unsafe and have been laid down, flat to the ground, to ensure the safety of visitors to the Cemetery.
On completion of the inspection we will endeavour to contact the Exclusive Right of Burial Grant Holders, whose... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 May 2022 13:00 by Ann Lyon
Festive Dursley invites you to come and join in the fun to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee on FRIDAY 3rd JUNE from 2pm in the War Memorial Recreation Ground.
This will be a fab, free Community Event for all.
Bring a Picnic!
There will be a full programme of entertainment (see poster for times and details).
Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 13:45 by Anita Gambie
THE GREAT JUBILEE FLAG PROJECT!
GL11 and Cam and Dursley Creatives have come together to create a special community project for the Platinum Jubilee celebrations.
The Great Jubilee Flag Project!
What is the project?
- A drawing competition for local school children asked to create images they felt represented the Queen and her reign. We received over 900 entries!
- Drawings were chosen and put onto 14 silkscreens... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 10:30 by Ann Lyon
At the Annual Meeting of Council on 3rd May, Cllr Symon Ackroyd was unanimously re-elected for a second term as Town Mayor and Cllr Mandy Woodward was re-elected as Deputy Mayor for a fifth term.
With regard to the Council's committees the following Councillors were elected as the Committee Chairs for 2022/23:
Town Improvements: Cllr Danae Savvidou
Green Spaces: Cllr Alex Stennett
Planning: Cllr Matt Nicholson... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 May 2022 08:35 by John Kay
A unique high street safari, free family experience.
Join us for this historic occasion by taking part in our free, magical augmented reality story-trail (sponsored by Spring Villa, Autotechnik and Leaf and Ground).
Located around Cam & Dursley are seven magical characters on a day trip from Buckingham Palace. Join Sir Barnaby Beacon on the trail as he visits his friends, you'll be able to see them... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Apr 2022 12:00 by Anita Gambie
The 2022 Leslie D Gale recipients were announced by the Mayor, Cllr Symon Ackroyd at the town's Annual Assembly meeting last night (Tuesday 26th April).
The Leslie D Gale Award was instituted in 1994, as a tribute to the late Mr Gale, who was the last Chairman of Dursley Parish Council and the first Mayor of Dursley, and who served the community in so many ways. The Leslie D Gale Award not only recognises... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 Apr 2022 09:35 by John Kay
Dursley Town Council's office will close to the public at 3pm today (Thursday 15th April) and re-open at 10am on Tuesday 19th April 2022.
In the event of an emergency the contact numbers for Dursley Town Councillors are avialble on our website.
The Councillors and Staff would like to wish all residents and visitors to Dursley a very happy Easter break.
Posted: Thu, 14 Apr 2022 12:55 by John Kay
All residents of Dursley are invited to attend The Dursley Annual Assembly on 26th April 2022 at 7pm.
This year the event will take place at Kingshill House, Dursley's very own vibrant arts and crafts venue located at Kingshill Lane, GL11 4BZ.
Come along and raise issues that matter to Dursley.
Find out more about Digital Dursley with guest speaker Ian Proctor from Digital Edge.
Information on the new... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 10 Apr 2022 11:00 by Leah Wellings