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Dronfield Remembers with Remembrance Sunday Parade

Dronfield Remembers with Remembrance Sunday Parade

Residents lined the pavements in Dronfield yesterday, Sunday 10th November, to watch the Remembrance Sunday Parade as it made its way from School Lane to the Library Gardens and back again.

A Service of Remembrance, held from 10.55am at the War Memorial, was attended by service representatives, cadet, youth, and voluntary organisations, Church representatives as well as crowds of families and individuals.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:56 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On, Remembrance Parade

2019 Remembrance Day Parade and Service

2019 Remembrance Day Parade and Service

A service will take place at the War Memorial outside Dronfield Library on Sunday 10th November 2019. Arrangements for this years' service are as follows;

The Parade will assemble in School Lane at 10:15am and move off at 10:35am. There will be a hymn and the last post will be played at 10:55am before a two minute silence at 11am. Following this there will be an Act of Homage, Naming of War Dead, Laying... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 11:50 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On, Remembrance Parade

Complete a short survey about Dronfield Sports Centre

Complete a short survey about Dronfield Sports Centre

Do you use the sports centre in Dronfield? If so North East Derbyshire District Council would like to hear your views.

Have your say before 10th November 2019 by completing a short survey which only takes a few minutes to answer;

Click here to complete the survey now.

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 13:30 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Result of Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

Result of Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

The Referendum for the Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan took place on Thursday 24th October 2019. North East Derbyshire District Council have declared the results of the votes cast as follows:

Number of votes cast in favour of a yes - 88.78%

Number of votes cast in favour of a no - 10.78%

Number of ballot papers rejected for being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty - 0.44%

The Counting Officer at North... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 09:45 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Neighbourhood Plan

Book your Christmas Stall now!

Book your Christmas Stall now!

Stalls are now available to book for the Christmas Fest, taking place on Friday 29th November at the Civic Hall between 4pm and 8pm.

There will be free craft activities for the children and children will also be able to visit Santa, plus there will be a fairground outside in the car park too.

There will be lots going on in Dronfield that evening with the Christmas Lights Switch-On also taking place -... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 14:38 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On, Christmas

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

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

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.

There will be an alternative route which will be along: Wreakes Lane, High Street, Gosforth Lane, Gomersal... Read More »

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

Tags: News

New tree planting scheme

New tree planting scheme

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.

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,... Read More »

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

Tags: News

Festive date for your diary - Friday 29th November

Festive date for your diary - Friday 29th November

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... Read More »

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

Tags: News, Events, What's On

Invite to grants open evening - 10th October

Invite to grants open evening - 10th October

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire is hosting a 'Grants Open Evening' on Thursday 10th October. The purpose is to provide information to local community groups and organisations about the different grant schemes on offer which are available for them to apply for.

The two schemes will open week commencing 30th September 2019 for groups to begin applying for small grants of up to £2,500... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 12:23 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - 24th October 2019

Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - 24th October 2019

A Referendum relating to the Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan will be held on Thursday 24th October 2019.

The question to be asked in the Referendum is:

''Do you want North East Derbyshire District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Dronfield to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?''

A person is entitled to vote in the Referendum if on Tuesday 8th October 2019:-

 They are... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 10:33 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

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