Council News

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          12th July 2018 SUBJECT:    PRESS STATEMENT Week ending 13th July 2018 Officers jointly compile press statements in consultation with members of the town council’s media sub-committee. Weekly content includes responses to enquiries...

Mayor’s column in Shaftesbury Matters – 19/07/18 Shaftesbury Fire Station - I was reminded last Thursday, as acrid black smoke billowed over Shaftesbury just what an amazing, supportive and caring community we have here in the town. A pile of hundreds of tractor tyres had been set...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          12th July 2018 SUBJECT:    PRESS STATEMENT Week ending 13th July 2018 Officers jointly compile press statements in consultation with members of the town council’s media sub-committee. Weekly content includes responses to enquiries...

Have your say on draft recommendations for Dorset In May 2018, Parliament approved the creation of a new local authority called Dorset Council. The council will replace the existing authorities of East Dorset District Council, North Dorset District Council, Purbeck District Council, West Dorset District Council,...

(Media Committee, Boundary Review, Cattle Market and Gold Hill Fair/Fringe)   SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE:          05 07 2018 SUBJECT:    PRESS STATEMENT Media Committee – The Council has resolved to set up a Media Sub Committee consisting of Councillors...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY   FROM:         Office Administrator, Zoe Moxham DATE:          20/06/2018 SUBJECT:    CCTV Update Shaftesbury Town Council has commissioned local company Partnership Security to install a replacement CCTV system in Shaftesbury. Preparation for this regeneration began in 2013 and the Council is pleased to...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM:         Town Clerk DATE:          21/06/2018 SUBJECT:    Byzant Ceremony This year saw the return of the Byzant Ceremony in Shaftesbury. A huge thank you from all the organisers to everyone that got involved and dressed up and took part! The ceremony that...

SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL Town Hall, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8LY FROM: The Town Clerk, Mrs Claire Commons DATE: Monday 18th June 2018 SUBJECT: PRESS STATEMENT VISITOR EXPERIENCE ADVISORY COMMITTEE WORKING TOGETHER WITH SHAFTESBURY TOWN COUNCIL GROUNDS TEAM TO PREPARE FOR THE VISITOR SEASON Ground staff at Shaftesbury Town Council team recently joined...