Shaftesbury (pop: 8,000) is an ancient hilltop market town in North Dorset. It is Britain’s second highest town and one of Dorset’s top tourist destinations. It is also famous as the iconic home of Gold Hill (of Hovis TV advert fame). Shaftesbury Town Council is responsible for delivering a number of services to local people in association with North Dorset District Council, the Dorset County Council and a number of voluntary organisations.

John Lewer

John Lewer

Shaftesbury West Councillor

Councillor John Lewer was elected Mayor of Shaftesbury for the remainder of the 2016/17 Municipal Year at the Full Council meeting on 24th January 2017.

Register of Interests for Cllr John Lewer

Appendix B Register of Interests for Cllr John Lewer

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