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Latest News

Temporary Road Closure - Stubley Hollow / Wreakes Lane / Sheffield Rd Junction

Temporary Road Closure - Stubley Hollow / Wreakes Lane / Sheffield Rd Junction

Posted: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 10:35 by Jo Mitchell

Derbyshire County Council have ordered a temporary road closure of the B6056 Stubley Hollow from the junction with Sheffield Road to the junction with Wreakes Lane from the 28th October to 2nd November between 8:00pm and 4:00am each night to facilitate rail bridge repair works by Network Rail. More »

There will be an alternative route which will be along: Wreakes Lane, High Street, Gosforth Lane, Gomersal Lane, Scarsdale Road, Hallowes Lane, Chesterfield Road, Sheffield Road Dronfield and vice versa.

Please click here for full details.

Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably possible, on the affected length of road and the road will re-open as soon as the work is finished - this may be earlier than advertised.

Derbyshire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused while work takes place.

Anyone needing further information should ring Call Derbyshire 01629 533190.

The County Council intends to make/has made an Order under Section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended) to prohibit its use by traffic.

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New tree planting scheme

New tree planting scheme

Posted: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 11:59 by Jo Mitchell

Dronfield Town Council is launching the first stage of its new tree planting project.

In partnership with Ferndale Garden Centre, 20 trees will be gifted this autumn to residents who have recently moved to the town or who have recently moved within the town. More »

Residents must have a suitable garden and trees will be of an appropriate type and size. All 20 trees available will be gifted on a first come, first served basis, once applicants have been verified.

Residents will be responsible for the ongoing care and maintenance of the tree and information regarding this will be provided by Ferndale Garden Centre.

If you would like to apply for one of the 20 trees available please complete the form below and return it to the town council office. » Less

Festive date for your diary - Friday 29th November

Festive date for your diary - Friday 29th November

Posted: Tue, 08 Oct 2019 13:30 by Jo Mitchell

Make sure you have Friday 29th November in your diary now with a number of great events lined up to take place in Dronfield.

Christmas Fest & Fairground
There will be 15 - 20 local groups and organisations with stalls in the Civic Hall from 4pm and 8pm. Come and join us after school for FREE Christmas craft activities for the children, festive refreshments and a visit to Santa. Plus enjoy the fairground rides in the Civic Centre car park. More »

If you would like to book a stall at Christmas Fest please contact Carole on 01246 418573 or email carole.dick@dronfield.gov.uk.

Christmas Lights Switch-On
At 6:00pm the annual lights switch-on will take place in front of the Library. The award winning Dronfield Genquip Band will provide the musical accompaniment for carol singing plus songs will be performed by Gorseybrigg Primary School Choir - this is a great way to start the festive season.

Christmas Tree Festival
The popular Christmas Tree Festival is back again and will be launching in the Parish Church on Friday 29th November and will be open until 9:00pm that evening. With around 200 spectacular Christmas trees to view the event is not to be missed and will run until 8th December.

Dronfield Heritage Barn
Between 6pm and 9pm there will be a Christmas Mini Market at the Barn – come and find those perfect Christmas gifts from the arts and crafts market. Enjoy festive music with mince pies and mulled wine.

With shops on the High Street also planning on opening late this is definitely an evening in Dronfield not to be missed - put the date in your diary now!

Further details will be announced in the run up to the event. » Less