Council News

Congratulations to Karen Tippins who was sucessfully elected to Shaftesbury East in the by-election, and to Simon Hoare who was succesfully appointed as MP for North Dorset. Click here to see the full results of the by-election https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/councillors-committees-elections/elections-and-voting/forthcoming-elections-referenda-etc/shaftesbury-town-council-shaftesbury-east-ward-election-on-12-december-2019-statement-of-persons-nominated.aspx Click here to see the full results of the...

As an incentive to shop locally Shaftesbury Town Council is delighted to announce the Dorset Council owned car parks will be free for shoppers on the following dates*: Saturday 7th December Saturday 14th December Saturday 21st December Tuesday 24th December Tuesday 31st December Shaftesbury Town Council encourages members of the community...

Wild about Shaftesbury – ecology project On Tuesday 29th the budget including projects was presented to councillors at the annual  public budget meeting. The meeting started with a representative of the Shaftesbury Abbey school receiving £1000 for the Peace Garden project. The project will provide a...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM: The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE: 22 October 2019 SUBJECT: PRESS STATEMENT Town Council announces winners of its Wild About Shaftesbury competition and consults on its budget and strategic plan. Shaftesbury Town Council will be announcing the successful projects to...

[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...