Dronfield Town Council

Serving the people of Dronfield

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

Tel: 01246 418573

Latest News

Wildflower Meadow Planted in Sindelfingen Park

Wildflower Meadow Planted in Sindelfingen Park

The Town Council are delighted to announce that in the next few weeks, those walking past Sindelfingen Park will start to see the emergence of spring. A new wildflower meadow has been planted along the edge of the park with Gosforth Drive.

The Classic flower mix should provide colourful flowers from the beginning of May right the way through to Autumn, weather depending and will hopefully be enjoyed... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 11:58 by Jo Mitchell

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Dog Bin Collections Increased

Dog Bin Collections Increased

In the present situation our outside services team have increased the number of collections of the dog waste bins, which are now being emptied twice a week, on a Monday and Thursday.

However, we would like to request that all residents please place dog waste within the bins provided around the town, rather than next to them. This is causing health and safety issues and is unpleasant for both residents... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 11:46 by Jo Mitchell

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Town Council Services

Town Council Services

During the current coronavirus pandemic the Town Council is continuing to operate and is adapting to ensure social distancing measures are taken into account whenever possible.

Staff are working from home, where possible and our outside services team will continue to carry out work to keep our parks and green spaces safe.

This will include litter picking, emptying litter and dog waste bins, tree inspections,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 16:30 by Jo Mitchell

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Green Bin Collections Suspended from 10th April

Green Bin Collections Suspended from 10th April

North East Derbyshire District Council has been constantly reviewing refuse collections amid the global coronavirus pandemic.

After 10th April 2020, the collections will be streamlined to black and burgundy bin collections ONLY, maximising staff potential at this difficult time.

Being able to collect household waste and recycling is a top priority for the Council. However, with the pandemic hitting everyone... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:07 by Jo Mitchell

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Dronfield Sports Centre Food Collection Point

Dronfield Sports Centre Food Collection Point

As a result of the coronavirus outbreak the Community Support Team at North East Derbyshire District Council are collecting food, books and other items (such as jigsaws and games) on a weekly basis for vulnerable people who are unable to leave their homes. There is a collection each Friday between 12pm and 2pm at Dronfield Sports Centre.

PLEASE ONLY DONATE IF YOU ARE ALREADY PASSING - DO NOT MAKE A... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 12:00 by Jo Mitchell

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Emotional Support Helpline

Emotional Support Helpline

Rethink Mental Illness aims to improve the lives of people severely affected by mental illness through their network of local groups and services, expert information and successful campaigning.

Part of their service is to run the Derbyshire Recovery and Peer Support Service, which during this unprecedented time, has set up a helpline to support people in need - 01773 734989. The idea is that they are... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:19 by Jo Mitchell

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Do you need help with your shopping?

Do you need help with your shopping?

Do you need help with fetching and delivering your food shopping during the coronavirus outbreak or know someone who does?

The Derbyshire County Council Community Response Unit can help anyone in Derbyshire who is struggling and doesn't have friends or family to call on. Simply call 01629 535091 or register for assistance online.

For more details about how you can also volunteer to help the Community... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 12:02 by Jo Mitchell

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Emotional Health & Well Being

Emotional Health & Well Being

If you are feeling anxious, worried or overwhelmed at the moment then that is perfectly normal.

You may be worried about your health, the health of your loved ones, concerned about money or unsure about how social distancing will affect you.

For people with previous or existing mental health difficulties the current situation many also feel very concerning.

The good news is that there are lots of things... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 12:04 by Jo Mitchell

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Community Response Unit launched to help those in need

Community Response Unit launched to help those in need

Derbyshire County Council's Community Response Unit is now ready to take requests for assistance from members of the community who don't have friends or family able to help them.

Help is available for people across the county if they are:

  • Self-isolating because either themselves or a member of the household is at risk
  • Struggling to meet basic needs because of financial, social or health restrictions
  • Pregnant... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 09:39 by Jo Mitchell

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Derbyshire Constabulary Request Residents to Exercise Locally

Derbyshire Constabulary Request Residents to Exercise Locally

Derbyshire Constabulary have today issued the following statement;

"What a lovely day! The perfect day to drive up into the Peak District for a walk, bike ride, climb or horse ride, isn't it?

No, actually it isn't.

We're seeing a lot of confusion over whether people are allowed to travel to the Peaks to undertake daily exercise while the government are asking us to stay at home. While we have this fantastic... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 11:30 by Jo Mitchell

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