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Welcome to the High Street Pedestrianisation survey. We are seeking the views of businesses and shoppers to understand more about the shopping experience and impact of the temporary plans.   Click here to complete the survey if you are a Business.   Click here to complete the survey if you...

Welcome to the High Street Pedestrianisation survey. We are seeking the views of businesses and shoppers to understand more about the shopping experience and impact of the temporary plans.   Click here to complete the survey if you are a Business.   Click here to complete the survey if you...

Please click here to read an open public letter to everyone in Dorset from all NHS provider trusts and NHS Dorset CCG for you and your volunteers. Thank you for everything you and/or your group are doing to support your community. ...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          1st June 2020 SUBJECT:    Temporary Pedestrianisation of Shaftesbury High Street Plans are underway to introduce temporary safety measures to the High Street in Shaftesbury. The Town Centre with its narrow pavements means shoppers cannot...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY   FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          1st June 2020 SUBJECT:    Wildflower Verge Trial Just before the lockdown the Shaftesbury Town Council Grounds team had prepared four sites across the town for the sowing of wildflower seeds. Several weeks later...

Shaftesbury Town Council postponed Tuesday night’s Extraordinary Full Council to consider a Motion of No Confidence in Cllr Karen Tippins. A communication was received late on the morning of the meeting raising a number of issues. In order to give them due consideration it was...

75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day Celebrate at home on Friday 8th May 2020! Follow us on social media throughout the day to join in with the Nation and Town celebrations.   3:00pm - The Nation's Toast to the Heroes of World War 2 Raise a glass with...

Next week our grounds team will be providing a single one-off cut to the verges, grassed areas and cemetery under our maintenance next week starting on the 4th May, observing the social distancing rules. This is to keep areas safe and manageable, it also helps remind...