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Community Directory & Whats On Diary

Community Directory & Whats On Diary

The Town Council website www.dursleytowncouncil.gov.uk has a Community Directory for Businesses and Clubs located in the Dursley Area and a local events "What's On" diary.

Community Directory
To have your business or club details added or existing details updated to the Community Directory, please send this information to the Town Clerk:

Business/Club Name
Brief Description
Contact Name, Address, Email,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:37 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Community & Business Directory, Whats On Diary

Dursley Pancake Race 2018: The Results

Dursley Pancake Race 2018: The Results

The 2018 Pancake Race was held earlier today with entrants representing local organisations and businesses taking part.

The final result were:

1st: Steph Hill (Henlow Court)
2nd = Andy Markham (Old Spot), Rebekah Storey-Young (Henlow Court) & Roger Cowley (Dursley Lions)

The children's race was won by Jay Randall-Smith who proved Superman could run faster than a Lion.

A trophy donated by Dursley Business... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:43 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Pancake Race 2018

We're Watching You

We're Watching You

Dursley Town Council has joined forces with environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy in a bid to reduce dog fouling in key problem areas in Dursley.

The campaign sets its sights on irresponsible dog owners, with recent research showing that dog walkers are more responsible and pick up after their dogs, when they think that they are being watched.

Last year Keep Britain Tidy conducted a campaign pilot,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:57 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Keep Britain Tidy

Welcome to Dursley Information Brochure

Welcome to Dursley Information Brochure

Today (6th February) is the launch day for the new "Welcome to Dursley" tourist information brochure, which has been produced by the Dursley Business Inclusive group (DBI) with the support of Dursley Town Council.

The brochure main feature is an easy to read map of the town, highlighting key buildings, facilities and businesses within the town.

The brochure includes information on places of interest,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 10:04 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Welcome to Dursley, Information Brochure

Leslie D Gale Awards 2018

Leslie D Gale Awards 2018

The Nominations for the 2018 awards to be announced at the town's Annual Assembly on the 22nd May 2018 are now OPEN.

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 longevity of service to the community... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Feb 2018 14:33 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Leslie D Gale Awards

Vibe Youth Centre: 3rd Anniversary

Vibe Youth Centre: 3rd Anniversary

The Vibe Youth Centre celebrates its third anniversary today (30th January) and has been successfully hosting a wide variety of youth sessions over this three-year period.

In September 2015, the Town Council appointed The Door Youth Project to facilitate four weekly youth sessions in The Vibe. The sessions are currently held on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday afternoon/evenings and regularly attract... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 10:13 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Vibe Youth Centre

Dursley Matters Winter 2018

Dursley Matters Winter 2018

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

This edition includes an update on our 2018/19 budgets, the latest news on our car park project, new grit bins and Festive Dursley.

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

Posted: Mon, 29 Jan 2018 11:06 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Dursley Matters, Newsletter

Dursley Town Council: Budget 2018/19

Dursley Town Council: Budget 2018/19

Dursley Town Council budget for 2018-2019

Dursley Town Council has set its budget for the coming financial year, continuing to invest in a range of projects to benefit Dursley.

The Mayor, Cllr Neil Grecian said "in setting this year's budget we have considered two areas that needed to be addressed; a new town centre car park and an additional staff member for the green spaces team. This additional investment... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 10:49 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Budget 2018/19

Pancake Race 2018

Pancake Race 2018

The annual Dursley Pancake Race will take place on Shrove Tuesday 13th February, 2018 in Parsonage Street, Dursley from 12 noon. This year all funds raised will be donated to Festive Dursley for new festive lights.

This year Shrove Tuesday coincides with the half term school holidays, therefore we will be hosting a special race for Children (aged 5+).

The Race Winner will receive a trophy, 2nd and 3... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 12:42 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Council, Pancake Race 2018

Grass Cutting Contract: 2018 to 2021

Grass Cutting Contract: 2018 to 2021

The Town Council are seeking a landscaping contractor to carry out grass cutting on the War Memorial Recreation Ground, Highfields Play Area, Kingshill Cemetery & Allotments and Kingshill Play Park.

The contract will be awarded for a period of three years, commencing on the 1st April 2018.

All applicants will be required to meet the criteria included within our current Procurement Policy.

Further... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:42 by John Kay

Tags: Communication, Procurement, Grass Cutting 2018/21

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