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.
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 Mark Goodge
Mayor of Evesham
Introduction to the Town Council
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE CURRENTLY UNABLE TO RECEIVE INCOMING CALLS, HOWEVER WE CAN STILL RECEIVE E-MAILS. APOLOGIES FOR THE INCONVIENCE AND WE ARE TRYING TO RESOLVE THIS ISSUE AS SOON AS WE CAN.
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 it’s 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 Town Council is responsible for three allotment sites, three cemeteries, two closed church yards, Christmas lights, the Charter Market, Evesham Town Hall (first floor), Bonfire/Firework event, floral 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.