Welcome to the Website of Verwood Town Council
We welcome you to Verwood’s website. This website seeks to inform its residents and others about ongoing projects and events in Verwood and also serves as a database and reference resource for information on our town.
On the Edge of the New Forest
We are a small town in Dorset on the edge of the New Forest and close to Bournemouth and Poole. We are happy to be able to live in a community in which people greet and watch out for each other.
A Growing Town
There has been a parish or Town Council in verwood since 1894 when it had a population of 1,190. By 1931, the population had grown to 1,605 and by 2010, it was over 14,000.
Verwood Town Council, the elected body of the Town, consists of eighteen members representing the Cvil Parish. The town boundary includes Verwood and Three Legged Cross.