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[caption id="attachment_17870" align="alignright" width="466"] Location Plan[/caption] Planning application 2/2019/1107/FUL - Provision of a car park for allotment users with associated access and landscaping.   Please note that the plans for the A30 Allotments south of Salisbury Road have been submitted by Shaftesbury Town Council.   This application will not appear...

In its continuing drive to keep Shaftesbury as litter-free as possible and to promote a shared responsibility to minimise litter in the town, Shaftesbury Town Council is leading the #2minuteLitterPick Campaign in Shaftesbury. The Campaign is part of the Litter Free Dorset strategy inspired by the...

It is with great sadness that the Town Council learns of the death this week of Mr Steve Clinch at his home aged 65. Elected as a town councillor on 5th May 2011, Steve worked passionately for his home town. In December 2014 he took up...

Dorset Council proposes to make an Amendment Order to various roads within Shaftesbury, specifically Church Lane and Lyons Walk, Shaftesbury and Bell Street, Shaftesbury.  For more information and to make any observations on these proposals click on the link below and select 'Shaftesbury'. https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/roads-highways-maintenance/traffic-management/view-or-comment-on-a-traffic-regulation-order.aspx  ...

At a Civic Ceremony on 7th June, Councillor Tim Cook declared his acceptance of office in the role of Mayor of Shaftesbury and pledged an oath of allegiance and to serve Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II The Mayoralty is one of the most ancient offices in...