Latest park refurbishment....Moonpenny play area
Work is due to begin later this week on the refurbishment of Moonpenny play area and is expected to take around four weeks to complete.
All the existing old equipment will be removed to make way for new a brand new play area with exciting new equipment, safety surfacing and fencing - see illustration for details.
This is part of the ongoing rolling refurbishment of the Town Councils play areas, following... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 16:00 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Gala, Cliffe Park – Sunday 25th July 2021
Following the announcement earlier in the week that covid restrictions would be lifted from Monday, final preparations are now underway for the Dronfield Gala, which will take place on Sunday 25th July, in Cliffe Park from 12noon until 4:00pm.
With over 20 stalls now confirmed to attend, there will be a great choice of food and drink along with local community groups and commercial stalls.
There will... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 09:41 by Jo Mitchell
Wildflower meadows blooming lovely!
The Wildflower Meadows that were planted in Sindelfingen Park and at Hilltop back in April, are now blooming with many different varieties of flowers appearing.
The project, which has been expanded this year, was hugely popular with residents last year and will see a huge variety of wildflowers continue to grow over the coming months and into the Autumn.
The wildflowers provide an increase in bio-diversity... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 14:09 by Jo Mitchell
Co-option of a Town Councillor For Coal Aston
There is currently a vacancy for a town councillor to join Dronfield Town Council to represent Coal Aston.
As no election was called following the resignation of a councillor, the vacancy will be filled by co-option.
If you are interested in becoming a councillor please request an Application Pack from the Town Council Offices or download a copy by clicking below.
The deadline for returning applications... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 02 Jul 2021 12:00 by Jo Mitchell
Anyone for Tennis!
The tennis courts at Coal Aston, are now open to the public following refurbishment thanks to investment from Dronfield Town Council.
The resurfaced tennis courts at Coal Aston Playing Fields are now looking fantastic and ready for action. As a naturally socially distanced sport, tennis is a safe and ideal activity to take part in. So, whether you are new to the sport or a professional, or maybe you... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 12:47 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Gala Rescheduled to Sunday 25th July
Dronfield Town Council have announced a new date for the Gala following the delayed easing of the COVID restrictions - Sunday 25th July.
Dronfield Town Council, felt moving the date back by one week would allow a better chance for the Gala to go ahead safely, while the country moves out of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions.
So now come along to Cliffe Park on Sunday 25th July for a day filled with fun,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 14:32 by Jo Mitchell
New recruit Amy Johnson joins the team
Dronfield Town Council are delighted to welcome Amy Johnson to the team. Amy is the new Administration Officer and will be looking after the booking and invoicing process for the Town Council's venues and sports facilities, in addition to general administration duties and handling enquiries coming into the office.
Amy, has a Diploma in Business Administration and previously worked in the hospitality... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:45 by Jo Mitchell
Investigation into the status of Upper School Lane - Dronfield
Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 Section 53
Continuous Review of the Definitive Map and Statement of Public Rights of Way – Investigation into the status of Upper School Lane - Dronfield
Derbyshire County Council is aware of evidence indicating that Upper School Lane, Dronfield ought to be added to the definitive map and statement of public rights of way in Derbyshire.
The County Council has a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Jun 2021 13:07 by Jo Mitchell
It has been brought to the attention of the Town Council that a Facebook Page has been created called Dronfield Town Councillors.
We would like to inform residents that this page is in no way connected to the Town Council and articles posted on there concerning councillors are fake.
The Town Council is in the process of requesting the page is removed, as the posts are causing confusion for residents... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 10:30 by Jo Mitchell
Consultation on the future of the Civic Centre
Dronfield Town Council have teamed up with the new owners of the Civic Centre and North East Derbyshire District Council to begin looking at how the Civic Centre area could be improved and redeveloped in the future.
The consultation runs from Monday 17th May 2021 to Friday 4th June 2021 and details of the proposed plans are available to view this week (Monday 17th May 2021 to Friday 21st May 2021) in... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 May 2021 15:54 by Jo Mitchell