Dronfield Town Council

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Town Clerk: Andrew Tristram
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Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 1PD

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Tags: COVID-19

Health director urges caution over Christmas as Derbyshire to enter tier 3

Health director urges caution over Christmas as Derbyshire to enter tier 3

Derbyshire's Director of Public Health is urging residents to be cautious about the risk of spreading coronavirus when rules are relaxed at Christmas.

Dean Wallace issued the warning today after the government announced that Derbyshire will enter the highest alert level – or tier 3 – when the second 'lockdown' ends on 2 December 2020.

The government has also announced that between 23 and... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 13:55 by Loran Stonehouse

Tags: COVID-19, News

Message from the Leader of the Town Council

Message from the Leader of the Town Council

As we head into a second national lockdown, Dronfield Town Council will continue to do everything we can to support the people of Dronfield through these unprecedented times.

The Council have continued to work, throughout this time, with our partners and communities to help ensure we come through this challenge together. The residents and businesses of Dronfield have shown themselves to be an extremely... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 16:11 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: COVID-19, News

National Lockdown - Community Centre Closures

National Lockdown - Community Centre Closures

Following the Prime Minister's announcement on 31 October regarding a second national lockdown, Gosforth Lodge, The Civic Hall and MUGA will all be closed from Thursday 5 November until Wednesday 2 December, pending further government statements.

More information: https://www.derbyshire.gov.uk/social-health/health-and-wellbeing/health-protection/disease-control/coronavirus/coronavirus-covid-19.aspx... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 12:22 by Loran Stonehouse

Tags: COVID-19, News

Message to North East Derbyshire residents from Derbyshire's Public Health Director

Message to North East Derbyshire residents from Derbyshire's Public Health Director

Hello, I'm Dean Wallace, Director of Public Health for Derbyshire.

It's my job to protect the health of Derbyshire people and a huge part of mine, and my team's work, is to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in our communities.

Despite all of our best efforts in sticking to the rules and doing the right thing, confirmed cases continue to rise across the county as they are nationally.

The Boroughs... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 14:46 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: COVID-19, News

Tier Two - High Alert Level for Dronfield from Saturday

Tier Two - High Alert Level for Dronfield from Saturday

The Health Secretary has today announced that from Saturday 17th October (0001 hrs), Dronfield will move into the HIGH level of restrictions (tier 2).

This means new guidance will be in place to try and slow the spread of the virus locally.

Please check the government's website for the latest information about the restrictions in place at this tier; https://www.gov.uk/guidance/local-covid-alert-levels-what-you-need-to-know#local-covid-alert-level-high... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 13:06 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: COVID-19, News

Tier One - Medium Alert Level for Dronfield

Tier One - Medium Alert Level for Dronfield

Following the introduction of the three tier system within England, you can keep up to date and check what tier Dronfield falls into by clicking here and entering your postcode.

As of 14th October 2020, Dronfield is currently within tier 1, which is the medium alert level and further details of what you can and cannot do can be found by clicking here.

Please note that the tiers will be reviewed on a... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 10:29 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: COVID-19

More details about the NHS COVID-19 App

More details about the NHS COVID-19 App

The new NHS COVID-19 app is scheduled to launch on 24 September 2020. Without a vaccine or treatment, we need to continue to do all we can to help stop the spread of coronavirus.

Click on the link below for more details about the new app or read the attached document, which explains the features of the app and may answer any questions you have.

The new app is an important part of the Government's programme,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 12:39 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: COVID-19