Important tree work has begun in Sindelfingen Park this week following a survey requested by Dronfield Town Council.
A tree survey is carried out approximately every five years to determine the condition of all the trees in the vicinity of Sindelfingen Park.
The independent inspection identified sixteen trees as dead, diseased, or dying and therefore the recommendation from the tree surgeon was to fell... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Mar 2022 10:22 by Loran Stonehouse
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
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
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
A children's cycle track complete with street signs, zebra crossings and roundabouts has opened in Cemetery Road play area.
The track recreates a miniature road layout, complete with junctions, crossings, roundabouts and street signs, to allow children to learn about road safety away from real-life traffic.
The road signs and traffic stops provide a great opportunity to teach your kids the rules of the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 13:01 by Loran Stonehouse
This spring will see the planting of more wildflower meadows in Dronfield, helping the local bee and butterfly populations to thrive.
Following positive feedback from residents, Dronfield Town Council has expanded its wildflower planting programme.
Seeds will be sown shortly after Easter with further meadows in Sindelfingen Park and a brand-new meadow will be taking root at Hilltop.
The meadows will be... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 16:00 by Loran Stonehouse
Cemetery Road park reopens following refurbishment
The children's park has reopened to the public as part of the Dronfield Town Councils park refurbishment programme.
The park boasts grassed areas, soft surface areas, a trampoline, toddler and junior swings, rockers, climbing frames and slides.A hooped topped fence has also been erected around the play area which allows the youngest children to play... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 10:35 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Town Council's rolling refurbishment of parks across the town will continue later this year at Cemetery Road Play Area. Work is scheduled to begin on the latest refurbishment at Cemetery Road on 16th November 2020 and it is expected to take around four weeks to complete the project.
The planned refurbishment will see the installation of bright, new play equipment, new safety surfacing and... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 12:41 by Jo Mitchell
Over the weekend, a brand new piece of play equipment has been installed and added to Hilltop play area.
Children can now enjoy a brand new cone climber. The brightly coloured cone climber is great for multi-play as they climb to the top of the rotating net and it will leave children in a spin!
We hope visitors to the play area will be able to enjoy hours of fun on the new equipment, which is a great... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 10:26 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Town Council's rolling refurbishment of parks across the town, continued in July with the latest refurbishment at Marsh Avenue. Work was completed last week and the park is has now re-opened to the public.
A brilliant range of bright new play equipment has been installed along with new safety surfacing and the area has also now been enclosed from the rest of the playing fields, providing a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 14:07 by Jo Mitchell