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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

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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

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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

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2019 Dronfield Gala

2019 Dronfield Gala

Following the fantastic 2018 Gala, which attracted thousands of local residents, the date has already been set for the 2019 Dronfield Gala - which will be Sunday 30th June between 12pm and 4pm at Cliffe Park.

The popular annual event is fun for all the family with a great selection of stalls, performances from local groups plus fair ground rides.

If you're interested in having a stall please contact... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:32 by Jo Mitchell

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Hundreds enjoy annual Dronfield Gala

Hundreds enjoy annual Dronfield Gala

Hundreds of local resident's enjoyed a beautiful afternoon in Cliffe Park yesterday at the annual Dronfield Gala.

Opened by Town Mayor, Cllr Philip Wright, the Gala provided a variety of fantastic community and commercial stalls plus fairground rides and inflatables.

The sunny weather brought hundreds of people to the newly refurbished park, where they could enjoy food, drinks and performances from Dronfield... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:35 by Jo Mitchell

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

Dronfield Town Council support inaugural Arts Festival

Dronfield Town Council support inaugural Arts Festival

The forthcoming Dronfield Art's Festival is a four-day celebration of the arts and is being supported by Dronfield Town Council.

Many of the events over the four-days will be taking place within the Civic Hall, which is being provided free of charge, for this first festival. Over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend, residents and visitors to the town, will be able to enjoy over 60 events offering a fantastic... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:17 by Jo Mitchell

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A Civic Welcome for Matinée Derbyshire

A Civic Welcome for Matinée Derbyshire

Matinée Derbyshire's series of films in Dronfield kicked off yesterday, 31 January with a welcome to the Civic Hall from the Town Mayor, Cllr. Philip Wright.

Matinée provides film screenings for people living in the community who have memory challenges plus their friends, family and carers. The aim is to create a sociable and friendly atmosphere and hope that visitors will enjoy the films... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 11:03 by Jo Mitchell

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Hundreds turn out for lights switch on

Hundreds turn out for lights switch on

Hundreds of Dronfield residents turned out on Friday 1 December to witness the Town Mayor, Cllr Philip Wright, switch-on the Dronfield Christmas Lights in the Library Gardens. Singers from Dronfield Junior School joined the crowds and performed two beautiful Christmas Songs and the Sheffield Concert Band played while carols were sung by everyone in attendance.

A collection was taken at the end of the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:44 by Jo Mitchell

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

Christmas Celebrations begin this weekend!

Christmas Celebrations begin this weekend!

Christmas celebrations begin in Dronfield this weekend with the annual Christmas Lights Switch-on on Friday 1 December 2017 at 7pm in the Library Gardens.

Children from Dronfield Junior School will be singing some festive songs and everyone is invited to join in with the carol singing.

This is followed on Saturday 2 December 2017 with Christmas Fest at the Civic Hall. Taking place between 11am and 4pm,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 13:44 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: Christmas, Events, What's On