Dronfield Town Council

Serving the people of Dronfield

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Town Clerk: Andrew Tristram
Dronfield Civic Hall
Dronfield Civic Centre
Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 1PD

Tel: 01246 418573

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Emotional Health & Well Being

Emotional Health & Well Being

If you are feeling anxious, worried or overwhelmed at the moment then that is perfectly normal.

You may be worried about your health, the health of your loved ones, concerned about money or unsure about how social distancing will affect you.

For people with previous or existing mental health difficulties the current situation many also feel very concerning.

The good news is that there are lots of things... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 12:04 by Jo Mitchell

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Community Response Unit launched to help those in need

Community Response Unit launched to help those in need

Derbyshire County Council's Community Response Unit is now ready to take requests for assistance from members of the community who don't have friends or family able to help them.

Help is available for people across the county if they are:

  • Self-isolating because either themselves or a member of the household is at risk
  • Struggling to meet basic needs because of financial, social or health restrictions
  • Pregnant... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 09:39 by Jo Mitchell

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Derbyshire Constabulary Request Residents to Exercise Locally

Derbyshire Constabulary Request Residents to Exercise Locally

Derbyshire Constabulary have today issued the following statement;

"What a lovely day! The perfect day to drive up into the Peak District for a walk, bike ride, climb or horse ride, isn't it?

No, actually it isn't.

We're seeing a lot of confusion over whether people are allowed to travel to the Peaks to undertake daily exercise while the government are asking us to stay at home. While we have this fantastic... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 11:30 by Jo Mitchell

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New Rules on Staying at Home and Away From Others

New Rules on Staying at Home and Away From Others

The single most important action we can all take, in fighting coronavirus, is to stay at home in order to protect the NHS and save lives.

When we reduce our day-to-day contact with other people, we will reduce the spread of the infection. That is why the Government has introduced three new measures:

1. Requiring people to stay at home, except for very limited purposes

2. Closing non-essential shops and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 11:14 by Jo Mitchell

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Community Suport Teams set up by North East Derbyshire District Council

Community Suport Teams set up by North East Derbyshire District Council

North East Derbyshire District Council and Rykneld Homes, have set up a Community Support Team to help provide advice and support to those affected by the Covid-19 virus.

The purpose of the Team will be to;

· Identify those in need

· Match the emerging needs of the community to existing support across the district

· Re-direct District Council resources to meet the new growing demand... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 21 Mar 2020 10:06 by Jo Mitchell

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Covid-19 Community Response Unit set up to bring agencies together

Covid-19 Community Response Unit set up to bring agencies together

Derbyshire County Council have set up a Covid-19 Community Response Unit to bring agencies and volunteers across the county together and support residents and businesses as they tackle the infection and its effects.

County Council Leader Councillor Barry Lewis announced the new response unit as the council's Cabinet agreed to an initial £1m coronavirus fund to help support vulnerable residents... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 15:39 by Jo Mitchell

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Message from the Leader of the Town Council

Message from the Leader of the Town Council

Following the latest advice regarding the coronavirus outbreak and the need for increased measures to suppress the spread of the virus, Dronfield Town Council will do everything we can to support the people of Dronfield through these unprecedented times. By working together, as a council and with our partners and communities, we will come through this challenge.

We will continue to follow the official... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 13:34 by Jo Mitchell

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Latest guidance around coronavirus

Latest guidance around coronavirus

The guidance around #coronavirus has changed. Derbyshire County Council's short video gives you an overview and for full information please visit https://crowd.in/GbkQec

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:56 by Jo Mitchell

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Derbyshire County Council announce £1 million to support people affected by coronavirus

Derbyshire County Council announce £1 million to support people affected by coronavirus

Derbyshire County Council have set aside £1 million worth of funding to support residents and businesses who may be affected by coronavirus.

County Council Leader, Councillor Barry Lewis, announced the £1 million fund to complement the government support announced in the budget and said it was an initial amount and could rise, depending on how seriously the virus affected the county.

Nationally,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 09:45 by Jo Mitchell

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Latest updates on coronovirus within Derbyshire

Latest  updates on coronovirus within Derbyshire

To help keep Derbyshire residents informed during the coronavirus outbreak, Derbyshire County Council have created new pages on their website with all the latest advice and information.

Updated daily, the pages feature advice from the Government and Public Health England on how people can play their part in containing the outbreak as well as information on the latest confirmed Derbyshire cases.

Derbyshire... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 14:00 by Jo Mitchell

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