Dronfield Town Council

Serving the people of Dronfield


Town Clerk: Andrew Tristram
Dronfield Civic Hall
Dronfield Civic Centre
Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 1PD

Tel: 01246 418573

  • Council Services

    Council Services

    The Town Council office remains closed to members of the public. However, you can still contact staff via phone, email or the website between 10am and 4pm Monday to Friday.

  • Gosforth Lodge

    Gosforth Lodge

    Gosforth Lodge and the Civic Hall are currently available for eligible groups to hire, under the current restrictions.

  • Parks & Open Spaces

    Parks & Open Spaces

    Enjoy the many parks around Dronfield including Cliffe Park, however please adhere to the guidance in place to help keep everyone safe.

Dronfield Town Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Dronfield a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us. Alternatively the Town Council office opening hours are normally 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday.


If you have any difficulty accessing any areas of our website please contact us by calling 01246 418573 or email townclerk@dronfield.gov.uk to discuss how we can help accommodate your needs and requirements.

Please click here to view our accessibility statement.

Public Notices

Access via Council Owned Land

If you require access over land owned by the Town Council, please contact us by emailing townclerk@dronfield.gov.uk to request permission before use - providing your name, address and phone number plus details of the access required and reason. A £200 refundable bond must be paid in advance and will be returned following a site inspection, by the Outside Services Manager, after use of the land. This includes use of the parks owned and managed by the Town Council, a list of which can be found by clicking here.

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Annual Accounts for year ending 31st March 2021


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Latest News

The Luncheon Club - Gosforth Lodge

The Luncheon Club - Gosforth Lodge

Posted: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 09:47 by Jo Mitchell

After a long period of isolation we are pleased to announce that the Luncheon Club will be restarting at Gosforth Lodge on Thursday 30th September.

The team are ready to welcome you back to Gosforth Lodge and will be adopting a Covid-19 responsive approach. More »

The team look forward to seeing you. Please advise friends and family, new members will be welcomed. » Less

Moonpenny Play Area Now Open

Moonpenny Play Area Now Open

Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 13:50 by Jo Mitchell

Dronfield Town Council are delighted to announce that the new play area at Moonpenny Way is now open for children to enjoy.

With an increased amount of equipment in the play ground there are some exciting new features to challenge youngsters including a basket swing, trampoline and zig zag twister as well as a new roundabout, swings, climbing frame and slides. More »

The play area has been enclosed with new lower level fencing and new safety surfacing covers the area to help protect the children.

Moonpenny is the latest park to be refurbished following the completion of Marsh Avenue and Cemetery Road last year. » Less

Invitation to Annual Civic Service - 26th September 2021

Invitation to Annual Civic Service - 26th September 2021

Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 16:47 by Jo Mitchell

The Mayor, would like to invite members of the community to come and enjoy this year's special Civic Service, which will take place in the Civic Hall, Dronfield on Sunday 26th September at 2:00pm.

Revd. Peter Bold and Revd. Dave Walker will be leading the service accompanied by Revd. Andy Gore and they will also hopefully be joined by Dronfield Parish Young Voices Choir. More »

Due to the unprecedented challenges the pandemic has presented in the past year, the theme of this years' service is about 'Coming through it together' - celebrating coming out of lockdown, whilst also reflecting on those that we have lost and thanking those that have helped us get through these times.

The service will include a time for prayer, reflection, singing and thanks.

Following the service, light refreshments will be served, to which all members of the congregation are invited.

To confirm your attendance please email loran.stonehouse@dronfield.gov.uk by 31st August to help us plan the numbers of people wishing to attend. » Less

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Office staff are continuing to work during this time and are still contactable by phone on 01246 418573, email via townclerk@dronfield.gov.uk or through the Town Council website, although the council office remains closed to members of the public. If you don't get through please leave a message and we will respond to you directly. Our Outside Services Team have worked throughout lockdown and continue to keep our parks and open spaces tidy and maintained.

Town Council Facilities

The Town Council have now reopened both the Civic Hall and Gosforth Lodge for bookings.

All sports facilities including the MUGA pitch at Cliffe Park, our tennis courts, bowling greens and cricket pitches are all reopened. Our parks and play areas are also available for residents enjoyment.

The Town Council urges any local residents using the parks and venues to continue to adhere to social distancing and wash hands thoroughly after being in these areas.

Please stay safe and help keep each other safe.

For further details on the national lockdown restrictions in place please click here.