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The Dursley Annual Assembly 2019

The Dursley Annual Assembly 2019

Dursley Town Council would like to thank all of the local residents who attended last nights Annual Assembly with over 60 people in attendance. This was a greater attendance than recent years and apologies for those who had to stand during the meeting.

The Mayor opened the meeting, welcoming those who were in attendance and providing a report on the previous year activities and achievements by the Town... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 10:19 by John Kay

Tags: Annual Assembly, Communication, Council, Leslie D Gale Awards

The Dursley Annual Assembly 2019

The Dursley Annual Assembly 2019

The Annual Assembly is a "meeting of the town" which is facilitated by the Town Council. This year's guest speaker is Mr Robin Smith, Technical Director for St Modwen Homes.

This meeting provides the residents of the town the opportunity to raise matters of concern with the Mayor and Councillors from the Town, Stroud District and Gloucestershire County Council's.

Annual Reports from the Town Council... Read More »


Posted: Wed, 01 May 2019 14:23 by John Kay

Tags: Annual Assembly, Communication, Council

Litter Picking - Thank you.

Litter Picking - Thank you.

The Town Council would like to thank the Dursley Lion and Lioness volunteers who collected 10 bags of litter on Wednesday 23rd April.

The volunteers cleared litter from Long Street, Water Street, Lister Drive, Highfields Play Area, Cam Pitch and Fairmead.

The Town Council have a small supply of litter pickers and bags should there be any other volunteers who would like to keep our town clean and tidy.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 13:37 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Litter Picking

Dursley Matters Spring 2019 Edition

Dursley Matters Spring 2019 Edition

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

This edition includes the latest news on our Long Street Car Park project, Fixed Penalty Notices for dog fouling offences, Dursley in Bloom and the forthcoming Dursley Annual Assembly meeting on 21st May.

If you would like to receive an electronic copy of the newsletter by email, please contact admin@dursleytowncouncil.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 14:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Communication, Dursley Matters, Newsletter

2019 Pancake Race - Sponsorship

2019 Pancake Race - Sponsorship

Following the recent successful Pancake Race on the 5th March 2019, the Mayor Cllr Neil Grecian and Deputy Mayor, Cllr Mandy Woodward visited Henlow Court this morning to hand over a cheque for £200. This sum was raised through race entry fees and sponsorship of this year's runners.

Henlow Court is one of 70 care homes provided by The Order of St John's Care Trust. The OSJCT are the second largest... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:35 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Pancake Race 2019

Long Street Car Park

Long Street Car Park

At the Car Park Committee on 26th March 2019 the Councillors agreed that the new car park will be called the Long Street Car Park. This new car park will be free to use and is considered a long stay facility with a maximum waiting time of 23 hours in a 24-hour period. This is a similar restriction to the other long stay car park in the town.

At the Council meeting on Tuesday 2nd April 2019 the Council... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 10:01 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Long Street Car Park

Leslie D Gale Awards 2019

Leslie D Gale Awards 2019

It is the last chance to nominate a candidate for the 2019 awards to be announced at the town's Annual Assembly on the 21st May 2019. Nominations must be received on or before Friday 5th April 2019.

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... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 11:07 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Leslie D Gale Awards

The Dursley Annual Assembly 2019

The Dursley Annual Assembly 2019

The Annual Assembly is a "meeting of the town" which is facilitated by the Town Council. This year's guest speaker is Mr Robin Smith, Technical Director for St Modwen Homes.

This meeting provides the residents of the town the opportunity to raise matters of concern with the Mayor and Councillors from the Town, Stroud District and Gloucestershire County Council's.

Annual Reports from the Town Council... Read More »


Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 10:38 by John Kay

Tags: Annual Assembly, Communication

Road works in Castle Street

Road works in Castle Street

Severn Trent have commenced with three days of road works in Castle Street, near the Methodist Church this morning.

The new service connection works require temporary traffic signals, so delays are to be expected particularly during the peak hours.

Gloucestershire County Council are responsible for the co-ordination of roadworks and have an interactive map on their website where information is available.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:40 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Gloucestershire County Council, Roadworks

Replacement Swing

Replacement Swing

On Thursday 14th March, Playdale contractors will start work on site to replace the children's swing at Kingshill Play Park. The existing wooden framed swing has reached the end of its life and will be replaced with a new stainless steel one.

Although the work is only expected to take a couple of days, the item will be fenced off and out of use for a few weeks to allow the new surface to settle.

More... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 11:00 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Communication Kingshill Play Park

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