Serving the people of Dursley

Dursley Town Trust is a charity (number 202607) registered with the Charity Commission ( It is charged with the stewardship of three important buildings in Dursley: the Market House which combines the Town Hall with the Market Hall beneath, Jacob's House, the home of Dursley Town Council, and the Heritage Centre, which contains information, images and artifacts from Dursley's past.

The Market Place and Town Hall are both available for hire. From April 2020 Dursley Town Council have agreed to assist the trust by taking over the role of managing the bookings.


To arrange a venue hire then the booking form (See below) is required to be completed and returned to the Town Clerk. The form can be returned electronically by email to

Or alternatively it can be sent in the post to:

Dursley Town Council,
Jacob's House,
Castle Street,
GL11 4BS.

Please do not send cash via the post.

Booking Form

Hire Charges (valid from 1st May 2022)

Town Hall

Please note there is a small kitchen with kettles and crockery for 50 people.
Market Traders Not Available

£10.00 per hour

£50.00 per day

£200.00 per week

Market Place

For full morning (9am – 1pm) or afternoon (1pm – 5pm) Pitch size 8' x 8'

£15.00 per half day (includes use of the parking area)

£25.00 per full day (includes use of the parking area)

£40.00 for use of the parking area by mobile units

Last updated: Wed, 27 Apr 2022 14:21