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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 Archaeology
  • 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.
  • Organises 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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Ulverston Open Gardens 25th and 26th June

Ulverston Open Gardens 25th and 26th June

We are pleased to announce that Ulverston Open Gardens is back on this year, on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June. Come along and visit 15 beautiful and interesting gardens! Entry is £3 which is payable on the day and allows access to all 15 gardens.     Continue Reading

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Local elections 5th May – have your say!

Have your say on 5th May and help shape the future of local government in Cumbria! Voters heading to the polls tomorrow (Thursday) will be electing councillors to the new Westmorland and Furness Council, which will be running council services in the South Lakeland, Barrow and Eden areas from April 2023. Find out more here: http://ow.ly/BTSP50IYTaY 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