Community Council

Forest Town Community Council (FTCC)

Dates of upcoming FTCC meetings (Tuesdays from 7pm at the Forest Town Welfare/Arena):

  • 19th April 2016
  • 17th May 2016
  • 21st June 2016
  • 19th July 2016
  • 16th August 2016
  • 20th September 2016
  • 18th October 2016
  • 15th November 2016
  • 20th December 2016
  • 17th January 2017
  • 21st February 2017
  • 21st March 2017 (AGM)

Dates of the Forest Town Village Market (10am-2pm, Saturdays at Kingsways Hall):

  • 19th March 2016
  • 16th April 2016
  • 21st May 2016
  • 18th June 2016
  • 16th July 2016
  • 20th August 2016
  • 17th September 2016
  • 15th October 2016
  • 19th November (Christmas Market)

The Forest Town Christmas Lights Switch-on is scheduled for Thursday evening the 24th of November 2016.

Forest Town Community Council (FTCC) Website Sub-Sections:

Forest Town Community Council (FTCC) March 2016 AGM

Forest Town Community Council (FTCC) March 2015 AGM

Forest Town Community Council (FTCC) March 2014 AGM

Forest Town Community Council (FTCC) March 2013 AGM

Click here to see the FTCC_April_2012_Report_from_Community_Council

Click here to see photos of Forest Town’s 2011 Christmas lights switch-on


Chad Award Winners photographCommittee members of the Community Council: Chair Syd Owen, seated left holding the award, treasurer Val Moss, vice-chair Jim Gregson and secretary, Phyllis Gregson pictured at the Chad Award ceremony with Mansfield District Counciilor and nominator of the group for the Award Cllr. Heather Henshaw. The event took place at the Chad Offices, Newgate Lane, Mansfield on 25th February 2011.

Read about the Forest Town Community Council meetings held in 2011.

Read about the Forest Town Community Council Planning Sub-Committee.

On the 24 March 2011 the Trinity Cafe at the Methodist Church hosted a Social Evening for members of the Community Council. To mark their retirement from Mansfield District Council, FTCC Chair Syd Owen presented Cllr. Heather Henshaw with a powder compact and FTCC Vice-chair Jim Gregson presented Cllr. Alistair Windeatt with a pen in recognition of their service to Forest Town.

Retiring Councillors Heather Henshaw (2nd right) and Alistair Windeatt (left) with Chair Syd Owen (right) and Vice-chair Jim Gregson (2nd left)

Members of Forest Town Community Council enjoying the Social Evening hosted by the Trinity Cafe (photo 2nd left, bottom row) at the Methodist Church in Forest Town.