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Notice of Elections

Notice of Elections

North East Derbyshire District Council have today, 22nd March, given notice of the forthcoming District and Parish elections to be held on 2nd May 2019.

Forms of nomination for District and Parish Elections may be obtained at District Council Offices, 2013 Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 6NG from the Returning Officer.

For details of the forthcoming District and Parish Elections... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:30 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events

Stall bookings now open for Dronfield Gala

Stall bookings now open for Dronfield Gala

Dronfield Town Council are delighted to be hosting the Dronfield Gala on Sunday 30th June 2019. The Gala will take place in Cliffe Park on Callywhite Lane between 12pm 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 visitor each year.

If you would like your community... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:00 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: Gala, News, Events, What's On

Derbyshire Scamwatch Event at Dronfield Baptist Church

Derbyshire Scamwatch Event at Dronfield Baptist Church

Derbyshire Scam Watch is a project funded by the Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire.

The aim is to raise awareness, particularly amongst older residents, of the potential harmful effects of mass-marketing, internet, doorstep and telephone scams and to provide one to one advice and support where potential scam/fraud victims are identified.

They will be holding a public event in Dronfield next... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Feb 2019 09:48 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events

Dronfield Christmas Fest this Saturday, 8th December

Dronfield Christmas Fest this Saturday, 8th December

This Saturday see's the annual Christmas Fest take place in the Civic Hall and Library Gardens between 10am and 4pm.

There will be seasonal refreshments, free craft activities for children, a Santa's Grotto plus a great selection of stalls from many local groups and organisations including the Guides, Cardio Club, Fairtrade, Drone Valley Brewery, Usbourne Books, Caz Cakes plus many more.

Churches Together... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:52 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On

Dronfield Christmas Lights Switch-on this Friday!

Dronfield Christmas Lights Switch-on this Friday!

Christmas celebrations will begin in Dronfield this Friday, 30th November with the annual Christmas Lights Switch-on at 7pm in the Library Gardens.

Music this year will be provided by the Dronfield Genquip Brass Ensemble. Carols will be led by children from William Levick Primary School, who will be singing some festive songs and everyone is invited to join in with the singing.

Santa may also be making... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:23 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On, Christmas

Christmas Celebrations begin on 30th November 2018

Christmas Celebrations begin on 30th November 2018

Christmas celebrations will begin in Dronfield on Friday 30th November with the annual Christmas Lights Switch-on at 7pm in the Library Gardens.

Children from William Levick Primary School will be singing some festive songs and everyone is invited to join in with the carol singing. This year the Dronfield Genquip Brass Band will be providing the music. There will also be a collection which will be split... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:15 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On

Thousands turn out to Remember

Thousands turn out to Remember

Thousands of local Dronfield residents turned out to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War. Yesterday, Sunday 11th November, the annual Remembrance Day Parade took place in the morning, where a number of local groups laid wreaths around the War Memorial located in the Manor Library Gardens.

In the evening the Beacon in Sindelfingen Park was lit along with 1,200 other beacons across the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:29 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On

Remembrance Day Commemorations - Sunday 11th November

Remembrance Day Commemorations - Sunday 11th November

This weekend, Sunday 11th November commemorates one hundred years since the end of the First World War. To mark this historic event there will be two events taking place in Dronfield.

Remembrance Day Parade

The annual Remembrance Day Parade and Service will take place at the War Memorial in the Gardens outside Dronfield Library. Members of the public are invited to attend or follow the parade, which... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:38 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events

HS2 Consultation Event - Civic Hall, 7th November

HS2 Consultation Event - Civic Hall, 7th November

In July 2018 the Secretary of State announced the electrification of a 25km section of the Midland Mainline, from Clay Cross to Sheffield Midland station, to be included in Phase 2b of HS2.

This work will link Sheffield and Chesterfield to the HS2 network and will enable HS2 to call at these stations. On Wednesday 7th November HS2 will be carrying out two consultations at the Civic Hall in Dronfield... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:37 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events

Dronfield to commemorate First World War Centenary

Dronfield to commemorate First World War Centenary

This year commemorates one hundred years since the end of the First World War, which makes Sunday 11th November even more poignant. To mark the centenary there will be two events taking place in Dronfield that day.

The first is the annual Remembrance Day Parade and Service which will take place at the War Memorial in the Gardens outside Dronfield Library. Members of the public are invited to attend... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:27 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News, Events, What's On