Council News

Find out what the STC team - Councillors and staff have achieved throughout the 2017/18 municipal year. Have a read through our annual report and let us know if you have any questions or would like any additional information. Annual Report v Apr18...

Easter Monday 2nd of April Charity Easter Egg Trail!   From Shaftesbury Town Hall, between 9:30 am – 4 pm   Local resident Rachel has taken on the challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro this summer, to raise money for the incredible charity Hope for Children, who carry out vital work for...

On March 13th, some members of Shaftesbury Tree Group, along with Dorset County Council's Coast and Countryside Rangers, gathered to plant three English oak trees on Castle Hill, in memory of Rachel Caldwell, who died in 2106. Rachel was a staunch supporter of the work of...

  Shaftesbury Fairtrade Group Shaftesbury was very proud to be the first town in North Dorset to achieve Fairtrade Town status in April 2008. Supported by the Town Council, Shaftesbury's Fairtrade Group is working hard to raise the profile of Fairtrade in the town.   Fairtrade Fortnight is 26th...

  Stay Warm and Stay Safe!   During the severe weather, Shaftesbury Town Council will endeavour to continue with all its routine services. Priority will be given by our Grounds Team to keeping the High Street and primary paths gritted and clear of snow. Telephone and email services...

Shaftesbury Town Council's 2018/19 Community Grants can be applied for to support local organisations and projects for the benefit of Shaftesbury and its residents. To apply please complete the application form below and return to the Council no later than 31st March 2018.  Applications are to...