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Briefing session for prospective election candidates

Briefing session for prospective election candidates

North East Derbyshire District Council is holding a briefing session for prospective election candidates for the forthcoming local elections in May 2019.

The briefing session will take place at 6pm on Monday 18 February 2019 at North East Derbyshire District Council, District Council Offices, 2013 Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield, S42 6NG and will last approx. one hour. There will be further briefing... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 13:28 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Submitted to District Council

Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Submitted to District Council

The draft Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan has today been submitted to North East Derbyshire District Council.

The District Council will now undertake a further public consultation on the Plan for six weeks before the Plan is subjected to an independent examination.

A referendum will then be held later in the year, and if successful the Plan will be "made" and used to help determine planning applications.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:52 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Neighbourhood Plan

Office opening times Friday 25th January

Office opening times Friday 25th January

Please note that the Town Council office will be closed for staff training on the morning of Friday 25th January. The office will open from 1:00pm - 4:00pm, in the afternoon.

All staff will be undertaking a Dementia Awareness training course to help Dronfield become a Dementia Friendly town.

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:54 by Jo Mitchell

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Park refurbishments continue in 2019

Park refurbishments continue in 2019

Dronfield Town Council's rolling refurbishment of parks across the town, continues in 2019. Birches Fold play area in Coal Aston and Lundy Road park in Dronfield South are both scheduled to undergo refurbishment starting later this month.

Equipment will begin to be removed from both parks in January with the aim of completing the parks by the end of March 2019. The refurbishments will see the installation... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:46 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Footpath Closed - 17th January - 19th January

Footpath Closed - 17th January - 19th January

The footpath from the subway at Gosforth Drive to the the Civic Centre will be closed from Thursday 17th January to Saturday 19th January for resurfacing work.

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:21 by Jo Mitchell

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Stonelow Road to be closed 18th - 22nd February

Stonelow Road to be closed 18th - 22nd February

Derbyshire County Council have given notice that Stonelow Road in Dronfield will be closed to all traffic between 18th - 22nd February inclusive.

Bus Service 44 will have to divert via Holmesdale Road (only recently withdrawn as bus route, still has bus stop flags which should be observed), Green Lane and Snape Hill.

Bus Service 15 will continue up Green Lane and use Holmesdale (only recently withdrawn... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 15:39 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Office times during Christmas and New Year

Office times during Christmas and New Year

The normal council office opening times are 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday. However, during the Christmas and New Year festivities the office will be closed from 11:30am on Friday 21st December 2018 and will re-open at 10:00am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

Please be reassured that during this time the Outside Services team remain working and should we receive any seasonal weather the team will be doing... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Dec 2018 13:06 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Christmas

Dronfield Christmas Fest this Saturday, 8th December

Dronfield Christmas Fest this Saturday, 8th December

This Saturday see's the annual Christmas Fest take place in the Civic Hall and Library Gardens between 10am and 4pm.

There will be seasonal refreshments, free craft activities for children, a Santa's Grotto plus a great selection of stalls from many local groups and organisations including the Guides, Cardio Club, Fairtrade, Drone Valley Brewery, Usbourne Books, Caz Cakes plus many more.

Churches Together... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:52 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On

Dronfield Christmas Lights Switch-on this Friday!

Dronfield Christmas Lights Switch-on this Friday!

Christmas celebrations will begin in Dronfield this Friday, 30th November with the annual Christmas Lights Switch-on at 7pm in the Library Gardens.

Music this year will be provided by the Dronfield Genquip Brass Ensemble. Carols will be led by children from William Levick Primary School, who will be singing some festive songs and everyone is invited to join in with the singing.

Santa may also be making... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:23 by Jo Mitchell

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

Job Vacancy - Full-time Caretaker/Cleaner

Job Vacancy - Full-time Caretaker/Cleaner

FULL-TIME CARETAKER / CLEANER

37 hours per week - opportunity for additional hours when required

SCP 13 - £9.04 per hour

Applications are invited for the above post. The role involves acting as Caretaker and providing cover at various Town Council premises as and when required ensuring that facilities are clean, prepared and available for hirers.

Weekly hours of work will be on a variable basis and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 12:00 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Jobs

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