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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 by Westmorland and Furness 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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W&F Council Library options appraisal – fill in the survey online

W&F Council Library options appraisal – fill in the survey online

Westmorland and Furness Council have today launched a consultation on the preferred option for Ulverston library service and The Coro. They now want to hear your views on the proposal. Please complete the survey online by clicking on the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/UlvLibraryCoroWF The online survey includes plans, illustrative images and a walk through video showing… Continue Reading

D-Day 80 commemorative events

D-Day 80 commemorative events

On 6th June we raised our D-Day 80 flag on the Town Council office and at the top of Hoad Hill next to the Sir John Barrow Monument. There was a short service at the War Memorial at 11am with around 70 attendees. At 9.15pm a beacon was lit by the Mayor on top of… 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