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Dursley Farmers Market & ‘Pedersen Pilgrimage’ this Saturday Morning!

Dursley Farmers Market & ‘Pedersen Pilgrimage’ this Saturday Morning!

Don't miss a visit to support the Dursley Farmers Market this Saturday morning!
Located under the historic Town Hall this bustling little monthly market has the addition of a new stall 'Carl's Deli' for April's visit, bringing a selection of local artisan products for shoppers to discover and enjoy. This is alongside the regular wonderful market produce, shops and cafes in the town.

A 'Pedersen Pilgrimage'... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Apr 2022 13:50 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Heritage, Markets, Visit Dursley

Siobhan Baillie, MP: Drop In Session

Siobhan Baillie, MP: Drop In Session

Dursley Town Council are hosting a drop in session for local residents to meet Siobhan Baillie, MP for the Stroud area.

Siobhan will be in the Dursley Town Council office at Jacob's House, Castle Street, Dursley between 10am and 12pm on Thursday 7th April.

Posted: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 12:28 by John Kay

Tags: Siobhan Baillie

£500 Raised at Support Ukraine Fundraising Lunch

£500 Raised at Support Ukraine Fundraising Lunch

The Town Mayor, Councillor Symon Ackroyd, hosted a 'Support Ukraine' fundraising lunch at The Everest Nepalese & Indian Restaurant in Dursley at the weekend.

The Mayor said "At a fund raising lunch held in aid of the Ukraine on Sunday 3rd April, a grand total of £500 was raised. I would like to thank all those who attended and made donations, special thanks for the generous donation from the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Apr 2022 14:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Fundraising, Mayor

Opportunity: Stroud Market Town Councils Tourism Brief

Opportunity: Stroud Market Town Councils Tourism Brief

Stroud Market Town Council's (Dursley, Nailsworth, Stonehouse, Stroud, Wotton-under-Edge) are working together to promote tourism in each of the towns and their surrounding areas. To achieve this the towns wish to procure consultants to create a range of content suitable for the visitor and tourism markets.

Stroud District Council is also in the process of appointing a new Tourism Officer. The Town... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 31 Mar 2022 13:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Procurement, Tourism, Visit Dursley

English Oak Trees Planted to Mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

English Oak Trees Planted to Mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Two English Oak trees have been planted in Dursley to mark the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

The Town Mayor planted the trees on behalf of the town after they were donated by the Honourable Company of Gloucestershire as part of a scheme offering two free trees to all town and parish councils.

The trees are donated under the Queen's Green Canopy (QGC) initiative, a unique tree planting initiative created... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 15:10 by John Kay

Tags: Queens Platinum Jubilee, Tree Planting

Town Councillor Vacancy

Town Councillor Vacancy

Do you want to make a difference in your community?

Are you concerned about what happens in your local area?

Do you feel you could represent the views of your neighbourhood?

If you answered 'yes' have you ever thought about becoming a Town Councillor?

Dursley Town Council has a Councillor Vacancy following the recent resignation of Councillor Adrian Whitwell.

If you would like to find out more about the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Mar 2022 08:55 by John Kay

Tags: Councillor Vacancy

New Planters in Town Centre

New Planters in Town Centre

Dursley Town Council have installed eight new planters in the town centre at Castle Street and Long Street Car Park. These new planters and plants have been funded by a successful grant application to the "Welcome Back" fund.

The Welcome Back Fund is providing councils across England a share of £56 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to support the safe return to high streets... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Mar 2022 10:51 by John Kay

Tags: Welcome Back funding, dursley town council, town centre

We need your help to identify our Heritage Assets in Dursley

We need your help to identify our Heritage Assets in Dursley

The Dursley Neighbourhood Development Plan (2018-2031) sets out a number of projects that the Town Council would like to deliver over the plan's lifetime.

This project is to develop a Local Heritage Asset List for Dursley. We would like to work with residents, Stroud District Council, Dursley and Cam Society and local community groups to create a list of non-designated heritage assets of local significance.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Mar 2022 12:43 by Anita Gambie

Tags: Festive Dursley

Dursley Fiver Fest - 12th-26th March 2022

Dursley Fiver Fest - 12th-26th March 2022

Some of our local independent shops & businesses are taking part in the Totally Locally Fiver Fest from Saturday 12th to Saturday 26th March 2022.

Dursley Fiver Fest will bring you deals to encourage you to spend locally and support your local economy & town. Spending just £5 a week in your local independent shops & businesses can make a huge difference.

Have your fivers ready &... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Mar 2022 16:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Dursley Traders, fiverfest, visitdursley, visitstroud

Casual Vacancy Notice March 2022

Casual Vacancy Notice March 2022

Following the resignation of Cllr Adrian Whitwell, there is now a Dursley Town Councillor Vacancy in the Central Ward.

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 Central (ward of) Dursley Town Council.

If by Tuesday 22nd March 2022 (FOURTEEN days after the date of this notice) a request for an election... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 13:05 by John Kay

Tags: Casual Vacancy

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