Community and Press Release2020-05-26T16:12:24+01:00

Press Statements

Current press releases/statements will be displayed on this page, when relevant.

Press Release - Appointment Of Town Clerk (420.9 KiB)

Press Release - C-19 Update W-E 24 April 2020 (270.1 KiB)

Press Release - C-19 Easter Update (282.4 KiB)

Press Release - Covid-19 Response (98.9 KiB)

Press Release 17-2-20 - Departure Of Town Clerk (97.0 KiB)

Press Statement - 21st Feb 2019 (5.0 MiB)

Related Press Clippings (6.0 MiB)

Community

‘We think that Lydney is a great place to live and work and we aim to do everything that we can do keep it so’.

Lydney Town Council is committed to improving the town and working with others to make things happen for the benefit of all.

If you have any ideas or suggestions please let us know as we do strive to help wherever possible.

Community Emergency Plan (803.1 KiB)

Are You Ready Booklet (1.5 MiB)

LTC Flood Alerts - Sandbag Distribution (117.8 KiB)

Alzheimers Society Dementia Friendly Retail Guide (5.0 MiB)

Lydney Town Council’s Mission Statement

‘Lydney Town Council is dedicated to meeting the needs and aspirations of the whole community , to improving the quality of life for people living in Lydney and to enhance the attractiveness of the town as a place in which to live, work, visit or invest.

Corporate Objectives

  • To provide a strong and independent voice for Lydney
  • To provide high standard and cost effective services
  • To preserve and enhance the traditions, character and identity of our Market Town
  • To promote Lydney as a clean, safe, welcoming and socially inclusive town for all
  • To support, maintain and promote the use of local facilities
  • To encourage appropriate developmental growth
  • To encourage citizenship and localism
  • To work in partnership with others to achieve more for Lydney and its surrounding areas’

Our Vision

1. A flourishing local economy where quality jobs are available locally

2. Caring and efficient medical and welfare provision for all

3. Educational and youth provision that raise aspirations and encourage community engagement
4. Meeting places and activities that keep our elders engaged, fit and active
5. A high standard of sport and leisure provision that serves the whole community
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6. Space suitable for both performance and participation in the Arts
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7. Enhancement and protection of green spaces both within and at the edge of the town engagement
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8. Infrastructure provision to meet the needs of a growing modern community
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