Council News

TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF BARTON HILL, SHAFTESBURY DORSET COUNTY COUNCIL has issued a Notice under Section 14 [2] of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984 as amended. All vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding along Barton Hill, Shaftesbury from A30 Little Content Lane to outside 14a Barton Hill a...

Shaftesbury Town Councillors Prepare for Pool Opening Councillors pitched in to help prepare Shaftesbury Oasis open air pool for opening on 26th May 2018, cleaning the pool and sweeping the sides. Shaftesbury Town Council took ownership of the pool in 2015 and its popularity has increased year...

FATHERS DAY SPECIAL MARKET IN SHAFTESBURY The regular Shaftesbury Cobbles Market which runs in the High Street on the 3rd Sunday of each month is having a Fathers Day Special on Sunday 17th June. The High Street gets shut to traffic for the day and creates a...

TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF PUBLIC BRIDLEWAY 38, (WINCOMBE LANE), SHAFTESBURY DORSET COUNTY COUNCIL has made an Order under Section 14 [1] of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, as amended. All bridleway users (horses, bicyclists, pedestrians) will be prohibited from proceeding along Public Bridleway 38, (Wincombe Lane), Shaftesbury,...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY   FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          Wednesday 2nd May 2018 SUBJECT:    PRESS STATEMENT Shaftesbury Town Council elects its youngest Mayor. At the Town Council’s Annual Meeting on 1st May 2018, the Council unanimously voted in Councillor Piers Brown as...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          Wednesday, 2nd May 2018 SUBJECT:    PRESS STATEMENT Shaftesbury Town Council plans to hold a series of engagement events in relation to the potential sale of the Cattle Market at Christy’s Lane. Following a...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          Friday, 20 April 2018 SUBJECT:    PRESS STATEMENT Shaftesbury Town Council attended the North Dorset District Council’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee meeting on 18th April to hear debate relating to the disposal of...