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Residents invited to view Dronfield to Unstone cycle path plans

Residents invited to view Dronfield to Unstone cycle path plans

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:06 by Jo Mitchell

Derbyshire County Council are inviting local residents to view detailed designs for a new shared cycle path along the B6057 between Dronfield and Unstone next week.

If approved, the scheme will involve widening the footpath on one side of the road. This will create a shared 1.5 mile stretch of path for pedestrians and cyclists. More »

The path will run adjacent to the road between Cemetery Road, Dronfield and the entrance to the Peak Resort leisure, health, sport and education development on the former opencast site on the Birchall Estate, Unstone.

Plans will be on display at:

  • Dronfield Library, Manor House, High Street, Dronfield, Wednesday 24 January, 10am to 5pm
  • Sandpiper Hotel, Sheffield Road, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Friday 26 January, 4pm to 8pm.

Derbyshire County Council officers will be on hand to explain details of the proposals and answer any questions. Feedback will be used to inform the final layout of the scheme. » Less

Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Consultations

Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Consultations

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:09 by Jo Mitchell

Dronfield Town Council have been developing a Neighbourhood Plan over the past 12 months. Neighbourhood Plans give communities the tools to shape development in their town by setting local planning policy. The Council approved a draft version of the Plan on the 8th January 2018. More »

The next stage of the process is further consultation with residents and community groups. Events will take place, at the Civic Hall on:

■ Friday 2nd February, 4pm - 8pm
■ Saturday 3rd February, 11am - 3pm

There will be an opportunity to view and comment upon the Plan and ask Councillors any questions you may have. If you are unable to attend these events a copy of the plan can be viewed by clicking here.

If you have any questions regarding the Neighbourhood Plan please email lorna.vertigan@dronfield.gov.uk.

Cliffe Park Play Area Redevelopment to Begin Next Week

Cliffe Park Play Area Redevelopment to Begin Next Week

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 10:24 by Jo Mitchell

Fencing has been erected in Cliffe Park this week in preparation for work to commence, from Monday 8 January, on the exciting new play area.

Contractors, Creative Play, will take approximately three months to redevelop the play area, which has incorporated ideas from local parents and children. New play equipment will be installed along with the enhancement of existing features with the Park. More »

The Town Council are also encouraging local residents to share their memories and photos of days gone by in Cliffe Park, which will be used to create a display.

Local schools are being invited to take part in a competition to design a new Welcome sign for the park, in time for the reopening in March 2018.

If you would like to share your memories of Cliffe Park please email your photos through to lorna.vertigan@dronfield.gov.uk. » Less