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Bramleymoor Lane public inquiry due to start

Bramleymoor Lane public inquiry due to start

Planning inspector Elizabeth Hill will decide on behalf of the government whether or not to grant planning permission to oil and chemical firm INEOS for the development on Bramleymoor Lane, near the village of Marsh Lane.

INEOS wants to erect a drilling rig up to 60 metres tall on privately-owned land off Bramleymoor Lane and drill around 2,400 metres below the ground to investigate the suitability... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:09 by Jo Mitchell

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Office opening hours are changing from 2nd July 2018

Office opening hours are changing from 2nd July 2018

The Town Council office opening hours will be changing from Monday 2 July. The new opening times for the office will be Monday to Friday between 10am and 4pm for enquiries from the public. This follows a period of research of the times people visit the office and was approved at the January 2018 Council Meeting.

New opening times:

Monday 10:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 4:00pm... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 12:19 by Jo Mitchell

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Fantastic new activities at the 2018 Dronfield Gala on 1st July

Fantastic new activities at the 2018 Dronfield Gala on 1st July

With the brand new play area at Cliffe Park, already proving popular with local residents, this summer's Dronfield Gala is set to be as popular as ever. Taking place on Sunday 1st July between 1pm and 4pm, there will be a host of activities available for all the family.

Organisers Dronfield Town Council, have arranged some new attractions for 2018 which include trampolines, Extreme Wheels Body Zorbing... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 May 2018 14:29 by Jo Mitchell

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Dronfield Library Consultation on 4th June

Dronfield Library Consultation on 4th June

Derbyshire County Council have unveiled their proposed Derbyshire Public Library Service Strategy `Libraries for Derbyshire', setting out their commitment to the library service and outlining proposals to secure its future.

A 12-week consultation about the proposed strategy is now up and running and Dronfield residents are being encouraged to have their say on the plans, which include reducing the opening... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 May 2018 12:50 by Jo Mitchell

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New Data Protection Regulations

New Data Protection Regulations

Dronfield Town Council have updated their Privacy Notice and Privacy Policy to comply with the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) legislation, which comes into effect on 25 May 2018.

A copy of the Privacy Notice and Privacy Policy is available to view to online or please click on the documents below. The notice and policy applies to anyone booking a venue, or contacting the Town Council... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:42 by Jo Mitchell

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High Street & Church Street Road Closure

High Street & Church Street Road Closure

Please note Dronfield Town Council has been informed that there will be a road closure in place on Saturday 2nd June 2018. Both High Street and Church Street will be closed from 5.30pm until 1.30am for the Three Valleys Beer Festival.

To view the area covered by the road closure please see the attached document.

Posted: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:34 by Jo Mitchell

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Dronfield to Unstone Shared Cycle Route: Invitation to a Public Meeting

Dronfield to Unstone Shared Cycle Route: Invitation to a Public Meeting

B6057 Dronfield to Unstone Shared Cycle Route: Invitation to a Public Meeting on Monday 21st May 2018 at the Memorial Hall, Unstone at 6.30pm.

Derbyshire County Council is currently developing proposals to widen the existing footway alongside the B6057 to create a new shared pedestrian and cycle route from Cemetery Road, Dronfield to connect to bridleways south of Cheetham Avenue in Unstone. The route... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 May 2018 09:25 by Jo Mitchell

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Town Mayor re-elected for another year

Town Mayor re-elected for another year

During last night's Town Council Meeting, Cllr Philip Wright was re-elected as Dronfield Town Mayor for a further year and his wife Mrs Pauline Wright will again serve as Mayoress (pictured right). Cllr Lilian Deighton was elected as Deputy Mayor (pictured left).

During the Annual Town Meeting, which took place before the Council meeting, Cllr Wright talked about his past 12 months in office and the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 May 2018 13:06 by Jo Mitchell

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Book a stall at the Dronfield Gala now

Book a stall at the Dronfield Gala now

Dronfield Town Council are delighted to be hosting the Dronfield Gala on Sunday 1st July 2018. The Gala will take place in Cliffe Park on Callywhite Lane between 1pm and 4pm.

The Gala is an annual fun family afternoon, with a great selection of free activities, along with various stalls, fairground rides and inflatables, which attracts hundreds of visitors.

If you would like your community group or business... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 May 2018 14:07 by Jo Mitchell

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New grants scheme for community groups goes live

New grants scheme for community groups goes live

Community groups across Derbyshire can, from today, apply for a range of new grants to support their activities.

Derbyshire County Council have launched their Action Grants scheme and groups, clubs, local charities and other non-profit organisations working in communities across the county can download the online application pack.

The themes of the grants are:

- Youth activity
- Community safety
- Community... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 May 2018 13:19 by Jo Mitchell

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