Council News

Shaftesbury Town Council joins Councils across Dorset in flying the Rainbow Flag with pride for LGBT History Month. ...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL – PRESS STATEMENT Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY   FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          31st January 2019 MAKE A CHANGE, BECOME A LOCAL COUNCILLOR Shaftesbury Town Council is calling on residents, passionate about their community to stand in the local elections in 2019. What...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          17th January 2019 SUBJECT:    PRESS STATEMENT Bell Street Toilet Renovation Project After several years of much debate the Bell Street toilet renovation starts on Monday 21st January. Following a number of discussions with the...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY Press Release - Winner of Christmas Light Competition FROM:                 The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons ISSUED:              7th January 2019 Local residents submitted their details this Christmas if their home was decked out in dazzling decorations to be in with a...

Public Budget Meeting   There will be a public budget meeting  on Tuesday 4th December 2018, 7 pm, followed by an opportunity to discuss the budget with councillors at a drop in in the council chamber on Saturday 8th December 2018, between 10 am and 1 pm. Thoughts...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY   FROM:                 The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons ISSUED:              21st November 2018 The Wilderness Shaftesbury Town Council is considering buying The Wilderness, an area of approximately 8.3 acres of grass and woodland, to secure it for green space and protect its...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          Monday 19th November SUBJECT:    Project Belle – public consultation Project Belle – public consultation Shaftesbury Town Council may want to buy the former Budgens store. Do you agree with the proposal? As part of...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:            The Business Manager – Brie Logan DATE:             Friday 2nd November 2018 SUBJECT:       PRESS STATEMENT – Economic Development Advisory Committee During the summer, the committee has been working closely with Shaftesbury Town Council’s business manager, Brie Logan, to assess and...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:                 The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons ISSUED:              24th October 2018 Shaftesbury Town Council has been working with stakeholders across the community on ‘Project Belle’. These stakeholders are represented by business and sector experts who have proven knowledge and...