Author: Leah Wellings

Remembrance Day Parade 2016 & Road Closures

Remembrance Day Parade 2016 & Road Closures

The Remembrance Day Parade will be held on Sunday 13th November 2016 in Dursley. The parade starts at 2:30pm, muster at the Bus Station, May Lane. This will be followed by a Church Service and act of remembrance at the War Memorial gates at St James The Great Church, Dursley.

The following road closures will be in place.

Top of Long Street, Dursley. Including the junction with Silver Street and Castle... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Nov 2016 09:35 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Remembrance, Dursley Matters, Communication

Dursley Matters - Autumn 2016 Edition

Dursley Matters - Autumn 2016 Edition

The latest edition of Dursley Matters is available to download from the Town Council website today.

The autumn issue includes an update on projects including securing funding for a community defibrillator, Dursley in Bloom success, our achievement of 'Quality Status' and much more.

The latest information from the Neighbourhood Plan (Future Dursley) is available.

If you would like to subscribe to future... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:30 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Communication, Dursley Matters

Public Drop in Session for Planning Application - Land North East Off Draycott, Cam (S.15/2804/OUT) - Saturday 15th October 2016, 10am til 3pm

Public Drop in Session for Planning Application - Land North East Off Draycott, Cam (S.15/2804/OUT) - Saturday 15th October 2016, 10am til 3pm

Cam Parish Council is holding a Public Drop in Session on Saturday 15th October 2016 for the Planning Application - Land North East Off Draycott, Cam (S.15/2804/OUT).

A mixed use development comprising of up to 450 dwellings, 10.7 hectares of employment land for Use Classes B1, B2 and B8 with associated parking and servicing; open space and landscaping including riverside park; flood storage ponds and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Oct 2016 10:30 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Communication, Public Meeting, Planning, Development, Dursley Matters

Dursley's Christmas Lights Switch-on Event - 25th November 2016

Dursley's Christmas Lights Switch-on Event - 25th November 2016

Work is well underway to organise Dursley's Christmas Lights Switch-on Event, which will take place on Friday 25th November 2016.

The theme chosen by traders this year is Victorian. Everyone is welcome to dress up and help create a festive atmosphere in the town!

Dursley's Christmas Lights Working Group is busy making arrangements for stalls and late night shopping, children's entertainment, the shopfront... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:10 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Dursley Matters, Town Festival, Events

Flower & Produce Show - Saturday 3rd September 2016

Flower & Produce Show - Saturday 3rd September 2016

Don't forget to attend the Transition Cam & Dursley Flower and Produce Show at the Chantry Centre and Secret Garden on Saturday 3rd September 2016.

The show will be opened by the Mayor at 12noon and offers fun for all the family. As well as the flower and vegetable competitions there will be face painting, henna tattoos, circus skills, music, stalls, children's craft activities, food and a bar.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2016 10:45 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Communication, Dursley Matters, Events

Vandalism at the War Memorial Recreation Ground

Vandalism at the War Memorial Recreation Ground

Unfortunately there has been another incident of vandalism at the War Memorial Recreation Ground.

The incident occurred at some point on Sunday 31st July 2016.

The gate to the compound storage area was damaged. Bricks were taken out of the storage area and smashed and thrown across the field. Wood for the new access gate from the Rec onto Kingshill Road was also damaged.

The Council's main source of income... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Aug 2016 11:56 by Leah Wellings

Tags: War Memorial Recreational Ground, Police

Town Council Election News

We have received Notices of Uncontested Election for the Dursley Wards. Please click on the attachment below to see the persons duly elected Town Councillors for Dursley.

We have 3 vacancies which can be filled by co-option, 1 in Central Ward and 2 in Highfields Ward. If you are passionate about your local community and interested in becoming a Town Councillor please contact the Town Clerk for more... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Apr 2016 15:05 by Leah Wellings

Tags: Council, Elections, Wards, Co-option, Councillors