Public Raise Shaftesbury FC ‘Plastic Pitch’ And Diversity In Town Meeting Questions

Shaftesbury Town Council’s annual meeting was held last night. Councillors gave residents an overview of the town’s current challenges and the projects underway.

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Town Council Writes Open Letter In Campaign For Spine Road

Shaftesbury Town Council will take action to try to get a spine road built on the eastern development.

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Meet The Shaftesbury West Ward Candidates – Mike Madgwick

Alfred meets Shaftesbury West Ward by-election candidate Mike Madgwick.

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Shaftesbury Town Council Vote Against Proposed Bus Gate

Shaftesbury Town councillors voted unanimously to object to Dorset Council’s proposed ‘bus gate’ on Mampitts Lane last night. Read More

New Homes On Former Shaftesbury ATS Site Refused

Plans for eighteen new homes on the former Shaftesbury ATS garage site have been refused.

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Meet The Shaftesbury West Ward Candidates – Virginia Edwyn-Jones

We meet one of the two Shaftesbury Town Council West Ward by-election candidates.

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New Temporary Town Centre Parking When Coppice St Car Park Closes

The Coppice Street car parks will close on Monday 3rd May, but temporary parking provision is being put in place.

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Abbeyfield Chairman Urges Councillors To Consider Elderly Residents Before Deciding ATS Site Proposals

The chairman of Shaftesbury’s Abbeyfield sheltered accommodation is urging Dorset planners to amend a proposal for eighteen homes on the former ATS site next door.

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North Dorset Councillor Wants Ambitious Thinking On Affordable Housing Challenge

Dorset Council has reached its annual affordable homebuilding target. You’ll hear how many affordable homes were built in Shaftesbury last year.

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Planners Recommend Approval Of New Shaftesbury Town Centre Homes

Dorset councillors will discuss building eighteen new homes in Shaftesbury’s town centre on Tuesday.

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