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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

Tags: News, Events

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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Annual Town Meeting to be held on 14 May

Annual Town Meeting to be held on 14 May

The Annual Town Meeting will be held on Monday 14 May 2018 at 7pm at Gosforth Lodge in Cliffe Park.

The Town Mayor will welcome everyone and speak about their year in office and the Leader of the Council will provide a report on the activities of the Town Council in 2017-18.

Comments, requests and recommendations of any elector residing within and on the electoral roll of wards within Dronfield Town... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 May 2018 16:34 by Jo Mitchell

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Cliffe Park Re-opens

Cliffe Park Re-opens

Dronfield Town Council are delighted to announce that following an extensive refurbishment Cliffe Park is now re-open for public use. The park has been busy all Bank Holiday weekend with local residents eager to see and use the fantastic range of new equipment.

The park now includes a zip wire, basket swing and two play towers – one for younger children and one for older children plus an accessible... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 May 2018 10:14 by Jo Mitchell

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Dronfield Town Council support inaugural Arts Festival

Dronfield Town Council support inaugural Arts Festival

The forthcoming Dronfield Art's Festival is a four-day celebration of the arts and is being supported by Dronfield Town Council.

Many of the events over the four-days will be taking place within the Civic Hall, which is being provided free of charge, for this first festival. Over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend, residents and visitors to the town, will be able to enjoy over 60 events offering a fantastic... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:17 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On

Dronfield Gala to be held 1 July 2018

Dronfield Gala to be held 1 July 2018

Here's a date for your diary - the annual Dronfield Gala is FREE to attend and will be held at Cliffe Park on Callywhite Lane on Sunday 1 July 2018 between 1pm - 4pm.

There will be attractions for all ages as well as a selection of fairground rides and stalls. Plus there will be performances from local groups within the central arena. Further details will be announced in the run up to the event.

If you... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 10:21 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: Events

North East Derbyshire Local Plan Public Consultation

North East Derbyshire Local Plan Public Consultation

Following consultation on the draft Local Plan early last year, North East Derbyshire District Council have considered all the comments received alongside additional evidence and have prepared an updated version of the Local Plan.

The Publication Plan sets out the policies and proposals that they consider are the most appropriate for the area to meet the needs of the District up to 2034 and is the version... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 17:03 by Jo Mitchell

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Reporting Potholes

Reporting Potholes

If you would like to report a pothole you have seen in Dronfield please report it online via the Derbyshire County Council website. Simply click here then select 'fault on road' then 'road condition' then the size and position of the pothole and where about's it is in Dronfield. Then simply provide your contact details and submit your request. You should then be informed by Derbyshire County Council... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:34 by Jo Mitchell

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A Civic Welcome for Matinée Derbyshire

A Civic Welcome for Matinée Derbyshire

Matinée Derbyshire's series of films in Dronfield kicked off yesterday, 31 January with a welcome to the Civic Hall from the Town Mayor, Cllr. Philip Wright.

Matinée provides film screenings for people living in the community who have memory challenges plus their friends, family and carers. The aim is to create a sociable and friendly atmosphere and hope that visitors will enjoy the films... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 11:03 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: What's On, News

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