Wrap up warm and kick start your Christmas celebrations by attending Dronfield's Christmas Light Switch On
Families from across Dronfield and surrounding areas are being urged to mark 4pm till 8pm on Friday 26th November in their diaries as the date when the town will officially switch on its Christmas lights.
After the cancellation of the event last year due to Covid restrictions in place at the time,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Sep 2021 13:44 by Loran Stonehouse
The Mayor, would like to invite members of the community to come and enjoy this year's special Civic Service, which will take place in the Civic Hall, Dronfield on Sunday 26th September at 2:00pm.
Revd. Peter Bold and Revd. Dave Walker will be leading the service accompanied by Revd. Andy Gore and they will also hopefully be joined by Dronfield Parish Young Voices Choir.
Due to the unprecedented challenges... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 16:47 by Jo Mitchell
Ladies Voices will be holding an Online Concert on Saturday 22nd May, starting at 7:30pm.
The concert will be from inside Dronfield Parish Church and it will be broadcast live on YouTube from the Ladies Voices YouTube channel. Please do subscribe (don't worry it doesn't cost anything to do that!) to our channel so you're ready to find it! www.youtube.com/ladiesvoices
We have not been able to have a concert... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 May 2021 15:59 by Loran Stonehouse
Remembrance Day is fast approaching, but the annual ceremony this year is being modified to ensure the safety of veterans and members of the public as the country battles the ongoing coronavirus situation.
Unfortunately due to the coronavirus situation there will be no parade taking place on Remembrance Sunday this year and members of the public are asked not to gather on that morning near the war memorial.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 13:16 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Wellbeing Group is a new peer support group looking to connect with people who wish to improve their mental health and wellbeing.
Peer support is about coming together to provide a listening ear to each other, sharing experience and resources, and strengthening our coping strategies to improve our mental health and wellbeing.
The group is supported by the Derbyshire Recovery and Peer Support... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:19 by Loran Stonehouse
The annual Dronfield Christmas Light's Switch-On takes place tomorrow, Friday 29th November 2019 at 6:00pm outside the Library.
In addition to the Lights Switch-On there is lots happening elsewhere. There will be a road closure in place on part of the High Street as the shops will be open late offering all sorts of festive treats. The Christmas Fest will be taking place in the Civic Hall from 4:00pm... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Nov 2019 11:10 by Jo Mitchell
Christmas celebrations will begin in Dronfield on Friday 29th November with the annual Christmas Lights Switch-on at 6pm in the Library Gardens. Children from Gorseybrigg Primary School will be singing some festive songs and everyone is invited to join in with the carol singing. This year the award winning Dronfield Genquip Brass Band will be providing the music. There will also be a collection which... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 18 Nov 2019 15:37 by Jo Mitchell
Residents lined the pavements in Dronfield yesterday, Sunday 10th November, to watch the Remembrance Sunday Parade as it made its way from School Lane to the Library Gardens and back again.
A Service of Remembrance, held from 10.55am at the War Memorial, was attended by service representatives, cadet, youth, and voluntary organisations, Church representatives as well as crowds of families and individuals.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:56 by Jo Mitchell
A service will take place at the War Memorial outside Dronfield Library on Sunday 10th November 2019. Arrangements for this years' service are as follows;
The Parade will assemble in School Lane at 10:15am and move off at 10:35am. There will be a hymn and the last post will be played at 10:55am before a two minute silence at 11am. Following this there will be an Act of Homage, Naming of War Dead, Laying... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 11:50 by Jo Mitchell
Stalls are now available to book for the Christmas Fest, taking place on Friday 29th November at the Civic Hall between 4pm and 8pm.
There will be free craft activities for the children and children will also be able to visit Santa, plus there will be a fairground outside in the car park too.
There will be lots going on in Dronfield that evening with the Christmas Lights Switch-On also taking place -... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 14:38 by Jo Mitchell