Dronfield Town Council are delighted to announce that the new play area at Moonpenny Way is now open for children to enjoy.
With an increased amount of equipment in the play ground there are some exciting new features to challenge youngsters including a basket swing, trampoline and zig zag twister as well as a new roundabout, swings, climbing frame and slides.
The play area has been enclosed with new... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 13:50 by Jo Mitchell
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
Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster has unveiled details of a new £100k grant scheme designed to enable voluntary and community groups to tackle antisocial behaviour.
The Commissioner is determined to respond to the neighbourhood issues that cause misery to local people and has committed £100k from her budget to the launch of an Antisocial Behaviour Prevention Grant.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:34 by Loran Stonehouse
Join us in Cliffe Park today from 12noon until 4pm for the Dronfield Gala.
Stalls include Fired Pizza, Project Doughnut, Drone Valley Brewery and Salute! plus community stalls from Dronfield U3A, Dronfield Hall Barn, Dronfield Town Twinning Federation, Cardiac Risk in the Young, 3 Counties Shotokan Karate Club and Don Catchment Rivers Trust plus many other stalls.
In addition to this there will be fairground... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 10:00 by Jo Mitchell
Work is due to begin later this week on the refurbishment of Moonpenny play area and is expected to take around four weeks to complete.
All the existing old equipment will be removed to make way for new a brand new play area with exciting new equipment, safety surfacing and fencing - see illustration for details.
This is part of the ongoing rolling refurbishment of the Town Councils play areas, following... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 16:00 by Jo Mitchell
Following the announcement earlier in the week that covid restrictions would be lifted from Monday, final preparations are now underway for the Dronfield Gala, which will take place on Sunday 25th July, in Cliffe Park from 12noon until 4:00pm.
With over 20 stalls now confirmed to attend, there will be a great choice of food and drink along with local community groups and commercial stalls.
There will... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 09:41 by Jo Mitchell
The Wildflower Meadows that were planted in Sindelfingen Park and at Hilltop back in April, are now blooming with many different varieties of flowers appearing.
The project, which has been expanded this year, was hugely popular with residents last year and will see a huge variety of wildflowers continue to grow over the coming months and into the Autumn.
The wildflowers provide an increase in bio-diversity... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 14:09 by Jo Mitchell
The tennis courts at Coal Aston, are now open to the public following refurbishment thanks to investment from Dronfield Town Council.
The resurfaced tennis courts at Coal Aston Playing Fields are now looking fantastic and ready for action. As a naturally socially distanced sport, tennis is a safe and ideal activity to take part in. So, whether you are new to the sport or a professional, or maybe you... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 12:47 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Town Council have announced a new date for the Gala following the delayed easing of the COVID restrictions - Sunday 25th July.
Dronfield Town Council, felt moving the date back by one week would allow a better chance for the Gala to go ahead safely, while the country moves out of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions.
So now come along to Cliffe Park on Sunday 25th July for a day filled with fun,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 14:32 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Town Council are delighted to welcome Amy Johnson to the team. Amy is the new Administration Officer and will be looking after the booking and invoicing process for the Town Council's venues and sports facilities, in addition to general administration duties and handling enquiries coming into the office.
Amy, has a Diploma in Business Administration and previously worked in the hospitality... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:45 by Jo Mitchell