15th July 2024

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Extreme Wheels in Dronfield - May Half Term!

Extreme Wheels in Dronfield - May Half Term!

For May Half-Term, Extreme Wheels Roadshows are putting on a wide diverse range of Action and Extreme sports sessions!

Sessions are completely FREE - and will include one of the following: mobile skatepark, laser tag, KMX, drift trikes, body zorbing...and more!

Extreme Wheels will be in Dronfield on Tuesday 28th May at Sindelfingen Park from 1pm to 3pm.

Dronfield Extreme Wheels sessions are funded by... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 May 2024

Tags: Dronfield, Extreme Wheels, News, Parks, Sindelfingen Park, What's On

Bleed Kits installed in Dronfield

Bleed Kits installed in Dronfield

Dronfield Town Council are pleased to support the Dronfield Rotary Club with their Bleed Kit project. The Rotary Club have funded the purchase of Bleed Kits through proceeds from their weekly Community Lottery and dentations to the 2023 Santa's Sleigh attraction.

Bleed Kits are specifically designed to handle 'life threatening bleeding'. In the event of a traumatic injury, a person can lose critical... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2024

Tags: Community, Dronfield

Mobile Library Routes - 29th April to 19th July 2024

Mobile Library Routes - 29th April to 19th July 2024

The mobile library timetable for the 12-week period 29th April to 19th July 2024 is now available.

Due to the May Bank Holiday the service scheduled for Monday 27 May will now take place on Monday 3 June.

The North mobile is off the road on Friday 10 & Monday 13 May, the South mobile off the road on the week beginning 8 July and 16-17 July.

For further information tel: 01629 533444 or email ask.library@derbyshire.gov.u... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Apr 2024

Tags: Library, News

Derbyshire Police - Knife Amnesty 13th to 19th May 2024

Derbyshire Police - Knife Amnesty 13th to 19th May 2024

Derbyshire Police are supporting a knife amnesty campaign from the 13th to 19th May 2024.

Full details are on the attached poster.

Posted: Mon, 15 Apr 2024

Tags: Community, Dronfield, Police

Extreme Wheels Returns โ€“ 2 & 9 April 2024

Extreme Wheels Returns โ€“ 2 & 9 April 2024

Extreme Wheels are coming to Sindelfingen Park today, 2 April and on 9 April, thanks to funding provided by Dronfield Town Council.

The event will start at 1 pm and ends at 3 pm each date. It will provide a range of action and extreme sports activities, and the best part is that it's completely free for everyone. You don't need to make any bookings beforehand, just show up and take advantage of this... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 2 Apr 2024

Tags: Events, Extreme Wheels, News

Police Mobile Speed Cameras

Dronfield Town Council agreed to pay for the annual calibration of the local speed enforcement camera for a further year.

The laser device needs to be calibrated for local police to be able to issue tickets and prosecutions. Dronfield has had exclusive use of its own camera for several years and it plays a key part in keeping our town's roads safe.

Coun Marie Ireland, Chair of the Road Safety Committee... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Mar 2024

Tags: News, Road Safety

Road Closures and Maintenance

The Town Council received reports of road maintenance works to be carried out in and around Dronfield over the coming months.

Works include carriageway resurfacing works to A61 Chesterfield Road South in Dronfield. Diversions will be in place for any inconvenience caused.

Coal Aston's Coun Mark Foster commented: "Carriageway resurfacing is to take place on Dyche Lane and portions of Eckington Road shortly.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2024

Tags: News

Extreme Wheels returns to Dronfield! April 2024

Extreme Wheels returns to Dronfield! April 2024

2nd and 9th April 2024 / 1pm to 3pm at Sindelfingen Park

Extreme Wheels Roadshows are back in Dronfield, thanks to the Town Council, with a range of Action and Extreme sports sessions.

Sessions are completely FREE - and will include one of the following: mobile skatepark, laser tag, KMX, drift trikes, body zorbing...and more!

IMPORTANT

- These sessions are provided for local young people from the communities... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Mar 2024

Tags: Community, Extreme Wheels, Sports, What's On

Volunteers wanted for Community Speed Watch project

Volunteers wanted for Community Speed Watch project

Have you got some free time to spare to help tackle speeding in your local community?

Community Speed Watch (CSW) is a locally driven initiative allowing members of the community to monitor speeds of vehicles using speed detection devices. CSW schemes are supported by local policing teams with the aim of educating drivers to reduce their speeds.

What is Speed Watch?

The scheme aims to cater for the problem... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2024

Tags: News

Town Council 2024/25 Budget

The February Town Council meeting saw councillors agree to the proposed budget recommended by the Budget Committee.

The making of this year's budget faced many difficult challenges. Soaring energy costs, nationally set wage increases, inflation and unprecedented rises in external contract prices were the most significant pressures facing members of the Budget Committee in setting recommendations to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2024

Tags: News

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