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SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY   FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          17th September 2020 SUBJECT:    Temporary Pedestrianisation of Shaftesbury High Street Update Pedestrianisation of Shaftesbury High Street continues under a temporary arrangement. Introduction of bus services heading East (down the High Street) will...

Shaftesbury Town Council has launched the Shaftesbury Scrub Hub. This is an exciting opportunity to bring together the community support for Shaftesbury’s Health and Social Care workers to meet some of the needs of the local hospital, care home and Blackmore Vale Partnership. Shaftesbury School have volunteered...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY   FROM:         Business Manager/ Facilitator of the Shaftesbury Support Group –      Brie Logan DATE:          2020 04 21 SUBJECT:   Shaftesbury Community Support Group launches Food Aid Support Service The Shaftesbury Support Group has welcomed over 100 new volunteers and teams are in...

Personal protective equipment and COVID-19 guidelines This short briefing sets out some guiding principles, based on guidance at www.gov.uk/coronavirus that can be used to tailor local requests for PPE. First and foremost, the ‘stay at home, protect the NHS, save lives’ message means most council employees must...

Shaftesbury’s Street Market has been cancelled for tomorrow, 26th March. The Shaftesbury recycling centre has been closed until further notice. Following the Prime Minister’s address on 23rd March 2020 all communal places within parks, such as playgrounds, sports courts and outdoor gyms must be closed. The Government...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY   FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          25th March 2020 SUBJECT:    Street Market In Shaftesbury Town Council’s role to represent the people of Shaftesbury, the difficult decision has been taken to cancel tomorrow’s street market. Despite government guidance to continue...

This weeks Thursday street market (26th March) will be going ahead with food stalls only. This should include: Fish, Fruit and Veg, Cheese, Meat and Bread, however we cannot guarantee which traders will attend. If you are planning to go to the market, please follow government guidelines still; ...