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
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 to Friday 4th June and details of the proposed plans are available to view this week (Monday 17th May to Friday 21st May) in the Civic Hall between... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 May 2021 15:54 by Jo Mitchell
In line with the latest Government guidance Dronfield Town Council has now returned to socially distanced, face to face council meetings.
After meeting virtually, via video conferencing app Zoom, for more than a year Dronfield Town Council held its first meeting in public on Monday 10th of May 2021.
Monday's meeting was held in the temporary venue of the Main Hall in the Civic Hall, rather than the Council... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 May 2021 13:22 by Loran Stonehouse
Ladies Voices will be holding an Online Concert on Saturday 22nd May, starting at 7:30pm.
The concert will be from inside Dronfield Parish Church and it will be broadcast live on YouTube from the Ladies Voices YouTube channel. Please do subscribe (don't worry it doesn't cost anything to do that!) to our channel so you're ready to find it! www.youtube.com/ladiesvoices
We have not been able to have a concert... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 May 2021 15:59 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Town Council are thrilled to be hosting this year's annual gala after it was cancelled last year due to the pandemic.
The gala will take place at Cliffe Park on Sunday 27th June 2021 from 12pm till 4pm and there are still some stalls available for anyone looking to participate in the event.
The Town Council hold the Annual Gala every year, the event is a fun filled family day with free activities,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 15:59 by Loran Stonehouse
A children's cycle track complete with street signs, zebra crossings and roundabouts has opened in Cemetery Road play area.
The track recreates a miniature road layout, complete with junctions, crossings, roundabouts and street signs, to allow children to learn about road safety away from real-life traffic.
The road signs and traffic stops provide a great opportunity to teach your kids the rules of the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 13:01 by Loran Stonehouse
This spring will see the planting of more wildflower meadows in Dronfield, helping the local bee and butterfly populations to thrive.
Following positive feedback from residents, Dronfield Town Council has expanded its wildflower planting programme.
Seeds will be sown shortly after Easter with further meadows in Sindelfingen Park and a brand-new meadow will be taking root at Hilltop.
The meadows will be... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 16:00 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Town Council are thrilled to announce the winners of the Easter Egg colouring/decorating competition.
With so many wonderful entries it was a difficult task for the judges to narrow the entries down to just three winners in each category.
The competition was open to three age groups, under 5's, 5-8's and 8 - 11's. A first, second and third place was chosen from each age group, with a prize... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 14:27 by Loran Stonehouse
Hate crime is crime that the victim or any other person perceives to be motivated by hostility or prejudice towards any aspect of a person's identity.
Six types of Hate Crime
Derbyshire Police monitor six strands of hate crime:
- Gender identity
- Race, nationality or ethnicity
- Religion or belief
- Sexual orientation
- Subculture eg: Goth, Steampunk, Hipster
Police forces also monitor religiously motivated... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 13:36 by Loran Stonehouse