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About Your Council

Ulverston Town Council is the administrative body that looks after the various elected Councillors that represent you on a day-to-day basis. With eighteen unpaid Councillors on the Council, all of whom serve a period of four years, the organisation ensures that Ulverstonians are listened to both by South Lakeland District Council and Cumbria County Council.

What we do

Ulverston Town Council owns and manages:

  • The Sir John Barrow (Hoad) Monument on Hoad Hill
  • Sir John Barrow Cottage at Dragley Beck – now leased to and run by Greenlane Archology
  • Seven allotment sites, containing nearly 300 allotments
  • Manages one public toilet in the town centre (The Gill)
  • Manages two green spaces (Little Hoad and Gill Banks)
  • Owns and manages 6 bus shelters.
  • Is a statutory consultee on all planning issues in Ulverston,
  • Partners in projects with other organisations including Groundwork
  • Lobbies SLDC and CCC on issues of concern to residents and businesses.
  • Works with local business to support the growth of Ulverston
  • Supports Ulverston Community Enterprises in its work to manage the Coronation Hall and Markets in the town centre.
  • Organise the annual charter festival family day
  • Provides grants to local charitable organisations, festivals and non-profit making bodies.
  • Point of contact for agencies, including Highways and Environment.
  • Funds the Ulverston Community Partnership to market and promote the town.
  • Supports Ulverston in Bloom
  • Supports the Ulverston-Albert Twinning Association.

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Latest News

Ulverston Charter Family Fun Day 11th September

Ulverston Charter Family Fun Day 11th September

Come and join us for our Charter Family Fun Day, Saturday 11th September! With live music, stalls, games, face painting, train rides, balloon modelling and a family dog show, there will be something for everyone! From 10.30am – 3.30pm in the town centre. Continue Reading

Painting begins on the Hoad Monument

Painting begins on the Hoad Monument

The ‘Hoad’ Monument was restored & re-opened in 2009. The Town Council has arranged for this Grade II* and much loved building to be repainted and repaired externally. It will be done this week by contractors using harnesses suspended from internal fixings in the ‘pepperpot’. Work has started and is going well, fingers crossed the… Continue Reading

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Call: 01229 585 778

Email: admin@ulverstoncouncil.org.uk

Ulverston Town Council Office
County Square
Ulverston
Cumbria
LA12 7LZ