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Welcome to Evesham

"As Town Mayor of Evesham, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the Evesham Town Council website. The site provides useful information about the town council, our councillors and the facilities we are responsible for.

All of our council meetings are held in Council Chamber, situated on the First Floor of the Town Hall, Market Place; details of which can be found on the Council Calendar.

I hope you find it useful but in case you should not find what you are looking for or require further information please don’t hesitate to contact our Town Clerk, Mr Stuart Carter."

Councillor Fred Kaler

Mayor of Evesham

Christmas Opening hours are:

Friday 23rd December - 9.00am to 12 noon

Monday 26th December to Wednesday 28th December - closed

Re-open Thursday 29th December - 9.00am to 5.00pm

Friday 30th December - 9.00am to 4.30pm

Monday 2nd January 2017 - closed

Re-open Tuesday 3rd January 9.00am to 5.00pm

From all the Officers and Members of Evesham Town Council - Happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year!

 

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Upcoming Meetings
  • 5 December 2016 - Finance and General Purposes (postponed)
  • 19 December 2016 - Planning and Estates
All meetings are held at the Town Hall and start at 6.30pm except for Planning and Estates which starts at 5.30pm, or unless otherwise specified on the agenda.  Agendas can be downloaded from the relevant committee pages found HERE

 

Introduction to the Town Council

Evesham Town Council is at the first tier of local government providing services for the people of Evesham.  The Town Council is a statutory consultee regarding planning and reports its recommendations to Wychavon District Council who are the planning authority.  The Council also provides financial support for various festivals in Evesham as well as other projects such as the Town Plan. The Town Council distributes grants to various local organisations; application forms are available on request. 

The Council is made up of 24 elected councillors representing the five wards of AvonBengeworthGreat HamptonLittle HamptonEvesham South & Twyford and a small team of officers led by the Town Clerk.

The Town Council is responsible for three allotment sitesthree cemeteries, All Saints Churchyard and the closed Churchyard at St Peters (Bengeworth) and Hampton Churchyard, Christmas lights, the Charter Market, Evesham Town Hall (first floor), Bonfire/Firework event, the floral planters and troughs around Evesham and the Almonry Museum and Tourist Information Centre.

The Town Mayor, a position that has existed in the town since it was awarded its Charter in 1604, chairs council meetings. All Council and committee meetings are held at the Town Hall and are open to the public to attend.

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