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Ulverston Town Council Office, County Square, Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 7LZ

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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

Gas works held up at Canal

Gas works held up at Canal

Cadent Gas were supposed to commence work on and around the canal towpath this weekend and had issued a towpath closure notice.   The town council has spoken to the company who didn’t come to site this weekend and have been informed that a local issue prevented them starting work.   They hope that this will be… Continue Reading

Assistant Town Clerk (Part Time)

Assistant Town Clerk (Part Time)

Ulverston Town Council  is looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person to develop manage and deliver projects and support the work of the town clerk. This is a part time post and the salary scale is £24,799 – £25,481.00 (pro rata) If you think this could be the job for you, then download the person… 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