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Support For Ukraine – Dronfield Town Council

Support For Ukraine – Dronfield Town Council

There have been a number of requests concerning the donation of items toward the needs of those who are suffering due to the horrific events in Ukraine.

The best current Government advice is to donate to the Disasters Emergency Committee Appeal (DEC) via the website www.dec.org.uk.

The DEC is co-ordinating the efforts of 15 agencies to help people who have fled Ukraine or been displaced to other parts... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 9 Mar 2022 10:34 by Loran Stonehouse

Tags: News

Funding up to £500 available with Community Action Grant

Funding up to £500 available with Community Action Grant

North East Derbyshire District Council has launched the next round of its Community Action Grants Scheme.

With funding of up to £500 available to community groups in the District for projects that support residents to tackle local issues in the area. With regard to the celebrations that will mark Her Majesty's Platinum Jubilee in 2022, NEDDC recognises the opportunity to enhance the natural environment... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 1 Mar 2022 10:56 by Loran Stonehouse

Tags: News

Beacon Lighting Celebration Event for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Beacon Lighting Celebration Event for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Dronfield Town Council is planning a Beacon Lighting Celebration Event to mark and celebrate the historic event of the Queens Platinum Jubilee. The event, to be held on Thursday 2nd June 2022, will celebrate and reflect on The Queen's 70 years of service to our country.

On the evening of Thursday June 2nd a beacon will be lit at Sindelfingen Park. This is one of a minimum of 1500 beacons that will be... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Feb 2022 13:38 by Loran Stonehouse

Tags: News, What's On

Transport to Covid-19 vaccination appointments

Transport to Covid-19 vaccination appointments

If you're a Derbyshire resident struggling to get to your COVID-19 vaccination appointment then you can now book a free return journey to help you attend.

If you don't have your own transport, and you can't use public transport, then Derbyshire County Council's Active Travel team can help you with door to door transport to and from your vaccination appointment.

The parent or carer of the person attending... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Jan 2022 11:58 by Loran Stonehouse

Tags: COVID-19, News

Would you like a job working in your local community?

Would you like a job working in your local community?

Dronfield Town Council are currently recruiting for two positions – an Assistant Clerk and a part-time Caretaker.

Assistant Clerk

The ideal candidate for the Assistant Clerk position is likely to be a highly proficient organiser with a demonstrable record of achievement and ability to work in a constructive and collaborative manner with others, as well as using their own initiative to work independently.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 8 Dec 2021 16:00 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: Jobs

Christmas Office Times

Christmas Office Times

The Town Council office will be closed from 2:00pm on Thursday 23rd December 2021 and will re-open at 10:00am on Tuesday 4th January 2022.

During this time, phones and emails will continue to be monitored. For help in an emergency during this time you can still call the office number 01246 418573 and leave a voicemail, which will be checked frequently.

Please be reassured that during this time the Outside... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 15:05 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Dronfield Christmas Light Switch-On

Dronfield Christmas Light Switch-On

Don't forget tomorrow night is the Dronfield Christmas Lights Switch-On.

Festivities begin from 4pm onwards.

Fairground rides outside the Civic Hall - stalls and Santa inside the Civic Hall!

Take part for free in children's Christmas Craft activities!

Posted: Thu, 25 Nov 2021 18:00 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: Christmas, News

Frightfully fantastic Halloween artists!

Frightfully fantastic Halloween artists!

The Town Council's spooky Halloween Colouring Competition, which ran last month, attracted many entries with some teriffic artwork which included colouring, sticking and painting.

There were some phenomenally peculiar pumpkin faces and the Events Committee had a tough job judging all the entries. However, first, second and third places have been selected in each of the age range categories and the winning... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 15:26 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: News

Christmas Lights Switch-On - Friday 26th November

Christmas Lights Switch-On - Friday 26th November

The tree is up ahead of this Friday's Christmas Lights Switch-On and the final preparations are being made. Join us between 4pm and 8pm on Friday 26th November for lots of festive fun!

The evening will begin from 4pm with fairground rides in the Civic Centre car park. The fun continues in the Civic Hall with, festive stalls, Santa's Grotto run by members of The Rotary Club of Dronfield and free Christmas... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 14:10 by Jo Mitchell

Tags: Christmas, News

Christmas Light Switch-on 2021

Christmas Light Switch-on 2021

This year there is a whole range of events happening as part of the Town Council's Christmas Light Switch-On. The festive filled event on Friday 26 November will commence at 4pm and run until 8pm.

Dronfield will sparkle brightly on this special night, with the school choir singing carols by the Christmas Tree, Bands playing and Christmas lights twinkling. There will be chestnuts roasting and the aroma... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 5 Nov 2021 15:11 by Loran Stonehouse

Tags: Christmas, News

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