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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

Tags: News

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

Tags: News

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

Tree Felling at Library Gardens

Tree Felling at Library Gardens

Please note the Beech Tree within the Library Gardens is scheduled to felled by North East Derbyshire District Council.

They are intending to commence work on Sunday 28th January 2018* and due to the Beech's close proximity to the highway this will involve a road closure on the Sunday.

Therefore, the highway will be closed on Sunday 28th January 2018* from 07:00 to 18:00 hours between the Library car... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Jan 2018 15:07 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Residents invited to view Dronfield to Unstone cycle path plans

Residents invited to view Dronfield to Unstone cycle path plans

Derbyshire County Council are inviting local residents to view detailed designs for a new shared cycle path along the B6057 between Dronfield and Unstone next week.

If approved, the scheme will involve widening the footpath on one side of the road. This will create a shared 1.5 mile stretch of path for pedestrians and cyclists.

The path will run adjacent to the road between Cemetery Road, Dronfield and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:06 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Consultations

Dronfield Neighbourhood Plan Consultations

Dronfield Town Council have been developing a Neighbourhood Plan over the past 12 months. Neighbourhood Plans give communities the tools to shape development in their town by setting local planning policy. The Council approved a draft version of the Plan on the 8th January 2018.

The next stage of the process is further consultation with residents and community groups. Events will take place, at the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:09 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Neighbourhood Plan

Cliffe Park Play Area Redevelopment to Begin Next Week

Cliffe Park Play Area Redevelopment to Begin Next Week

Fencing has been erected in Cliffe Park this week in preparation for work to commence, from Monday 8 January, on the exciting new play area.

Contractors, Creative Play, will take approximately three months to redevelop the play area, which has incorporated ideas from local parents and children. New play equipment will be installed along with the enhancement of existing features with the Park.

The Town... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Jan 2018 10:24 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Cliffe Park

Office times during Christmas and New Year

Office times during Christmas and New Year

During the Christmas and New Year holidays the council office will be closed from 4:00pm on Friday 22nd December 2017 and will re-open at 8:45am on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.

For help in an emergency over this period you can call 07702 280949 during the normal office hours of 8:45am - 5:15pm.

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

Posted: Thu, 21 Dec 2017 13:37 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: Christmas, News

Dementia Friendly Film Screenings in Dronfield in 2018

Dementia Friendly Film Screenings in Dronfield in 2018

Matinée Derbyshire have recently confirmed a number of bookings at the Civic Hall in Dronfield for Dementia Friendly Film Screenings in 2018. 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 provided.

The... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Dec 2017 11:02 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: Events, News

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