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NOMINATIONS FOR THE MAYOR OF THORNBURY’S YOUTH AWARDS 2019/20 ARE NOW OPEN 

The Mayor of Thornbury’s Youth Awards are prestigious awards made by Thornbury Town Council. Annually, they give due recognition to the many young people of the Town who give their own time and voluntary effort in supporting and assisting individuals, charities or projects with no payment or reward for themselves other than the satisfaction of knowing that they are contributing fully to the community in which they live.

There are four categories – KS1&2, KS3&4, post 16 and team with a winner for each category. Each of the four winners will attract a grant of £50 to be put towards the charity or project they select.  If the judges deem that no application of suitable quality has been made in a particular category then they reserve the right not to make a grant in that year.

All those entered by their school or youth organisation will be invited, with their parents and representatives of their club or organisation, to the presentation evening at Thornbury Town Hall to collect a certificate signed by the Mayor and hear the judges announce the overall winner of each category.

Please see the rules & conditions on the nomination form below:

Nomination Form

Thornbury Town Council operate a Community Toilet Scheme which allows visitors to the town to use the toilet facilities, during opening hours, int he following properties, without making a purchase:
The Swan, 17 High Street
Papilio at Heritage, 24 High Street
The Malthouse, 59 High Street
The Armstrong Hall, 4 Chapel Street
The Wheatsheaf, 7 Chapel Street

Community Toilet Scheme

£18,795 – £19,171 a year
JOB VACANCY

Grounds Maintenance Operative

Salary range: £18,795 – £19,171 (£9.77 – £9.96 per hour) Plus local government pension, training and uniform

37 hours a week with some weekend working

We have a vacancy for a Grounds Maintenance Operative. This role involves assisting with general grounds maintenance works such as grass mowing, watering, weeding and working in the Cemetery, as well as keeping our facilities free from litter and our changing rooms and toilets clean.

Closing date for applications:

9.00am on Monday 25 November 2019- Please note an application form must be completed as well as a CV.

Interviews will be held on:

Monday 2 December 2019

Please email: info@thornburytowncouncil.gov.uk  for more info or phone 01454 412103

Application Form

Please note a change of start time to our committee meetings on Tuesday 8th October:
Playing Fields & Cemetery has been brought forwards to 7pm
Environment has been pushed back to 8pm. Location and all other details remain unchanged.

Thornbury Town Council’s Notice of Conclusion of Audit is below. This is our Annual Governance & Accountability Return for the Year Ended 31 March 2019
Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Councillor surgeries are being held in the Town Hall, High Street, BS35 2AR on the last Saturday every month from 10:30 to 12:00. You do not need an appointment. If you have an issue that we can help you with, or that you think we should know about, just drop in to chat with your councillors

Osprey Park Playground is scheduled for redevelopment in Autumn 2019. Thornbury Town Council would like the views of the community on the play equipment offered. We are consulting on two of the items proposed for this area and the closing date is Friday 13th September at midday. If you have any comments regarding the consultation, we will be holding two events on Saturday 7th September at which you can speak to us; 10am-12noon at St. Mary’s Shopping Centre and 1:30-3pm at the playground.

Please copy and paste the link below to take you to the survey:
https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BG7QJ7C

Armstrong Hall Trust

The Armstrong Hall Trust is seeking suitably qualified and experienced consultancy support to provide a fundraising strategy for the redevelopment of the Armstrong Hall and subsequent assistance with fundraising.

If you are interested or would like further information, please contact by the 23rd August: Mr Steve Nugent, Armstrong Hall Project Manager
Phone: 01454 412 060
Mobile: 07852 277 935
Email: s.nugent@armstronghallthornbury.org

Any response to queries raised during the tender period will be shared with other tenderers.

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Your Thornbury Town Council Councillors 

Following the elections on Thursday 2 May 2019, 
Thornbury Town Council can confirm details of its 
sixteen Town Councillors  
COUNCIL MEMBERSHIP

Full details of the election results can be found here

Comments and Questions Welcomed!
Thornbury Town Council would be very happy
to receive any comments, questions or queries
regarding its application for a Public Works 
Loan Board loan for £70,000 for the purchase
of essential outdoor equipment.  Below is the 
Council resolution to take out the loan, and 
further details can be found in the published 
Council minutes on this website.  
Any questions or comments should be 
directed to the Town Clerk – contact details
above.
Council Resolution dated 11.04.19

Where to Buy Fairtrade Products In Thornbury
Thornbury is a Fairtrade Town and to promote this
the Town Council has produced a leaflet detailing 
outlets where you can purchase Fairtrade goods
 For a copy of the leaflet see here

Community Infrastructure Levy
Thornbury Town Council has published its
Community Infrastructure Levy Statement
For 2016/17
See here

2017/2018 Notice of Conclusion of
External Audit
See Here

Town Council Sets its Budgets
For 2018/19

For more information See Here

Annual Governance Statement 2016/2017
See here

 

What’s On

Councillor Surgery
 Saturday 30th November
10:30-12pm Town Hall

Councillor Surgery
Saturday 25th January
10:30-12pm Town Hall

Saturday 29th January
10:30-12pm Town Hall

Thornbury Police Beat Surgeries

Meeting Dates

Thursday 5th December
Town Council – 7:30pm
Grants Meeting
Council Chamber, Town Hall

Tuesday 10th December 
Town Development Committee – 7:30pm
Council Chamber, Town Hall

Thursday 19th December
Finance & Policy Committee – 7pm
Council Chamber, Town Hall

Thursday 19th December
Staffing Committee – 8:30pm
Council Chamber, Town Hall

Tuesday 7th January
Town Council – 7.30pm
Council Chamber, Town Hall

Tuesday 14th January
Playing Fields & Cemetery Committee – 7:00pm
Council Chamber, Town Hall

Tuesday 14th January
Environment Committee – 8:00pm
Council Chamber, Town Hall