Derbyshire's Director of Public Health is urging residents to be cautious about the risk of spreading coronavirus when rules are relaxed at Christmas.
Dean Wallace issued the warning today after the government announced that Derbyshire will enter the highest alert level – or tier 3 – when the second 'lockdown' ends on 2 December 2020.
The government has also announced that between 23 and... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 13:55 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Town Council are working in partnership with the Police and we'd like to remind residents of the many different ways in which they can contact the Police, should they need to.
It is now possible for residents to get in touch with the Police in a range of different ways, to report non-emergencies.
If you don't want to speak to someone on the phone, you can send the Police a message on social... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 10:22 by Loran Stonehouse
Derbyshire County Council have partnered with ShopAppy to support local businesses.
The service provides an online store-front for businesses who may not have online selling capabilities, allowing them to list products and services on the internet for collection, delivery or online provision.
What is ShopAppy?
ShopAppy.com is a "Shop & Support Local" website supported and backed by VISA, making it... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 14:11 by Loran Stonehouse
At the beginning of November, the District Council launched a consultation process on the Main Modifications proposed on the North East Derbyshire Local Plan. The Local Plan, amongst other things, says where houses will be built within Dronfield over the coming years.
We need lots of residents to comment on this draft to give us the best chance to convince the independent Inspector, about how to improve... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 16:35 by Jo Mitchell
Christmas is coming to Dronfield this year.
Although there will be no event taking place for the Christmas Light Switch-on and despite the national restrictions that are currently in place to slow the spread of COVID-19, the Town Council will be installing and lighting extra large Christmas Trees around town, in addition to the one outside the Library.
There will be a Christmas Tree located in Sindelfingen... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 11:42 by Jo Mitchell
A small service was held this morning at the Dronfield War Memorial and then a number of local organisations laid wreaths at timed intervals.
We will remember them.
Posted: Sun, 08 Nov 2020 12:49 by Jo Mitchell
As we head into a second national lockdown, Dronfield Town Council will continue to do everything we can to support the people of Dronfield through these unprecedented times.
The Council have continued to work, throughout this time, with our partners and communities to help ensure we come through this challenge together. The residents and businesses of Dronfield have shown themselves to be an extremely... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 16:11 by Jo Mitchell
A Remembrance Service will be taking place at the War Memorial on Sunday with a small number of invited attendees only permitted to attend.
Members of the public have been asked not to attend due to the national restrictions currently in place. However residents will still be able to watch the service via the Churches Together Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/CTDD.Dronfield/.
A number of Remembrance... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 12:35 by Jo Mitchell
Following the Prime Minister's announcement on 31 October regarding a second national lockdown, Gosforth Lodge, The Civic Hall and MUGA will all be closed from Thursday 5 November until Wednesday 2 December, pending further government statements.
Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 12:22 by Loran Stonehouse
North East Derbyshire District Council has opened another bidding round for its Community Action Grants scheme which is open to constituted groups and non-constituted groups sponsored by an organisation who will act on their behalf operating in North East Derbyshire District to access up to £500 grant funding for projects taking place in the District that support NEDDC's Council Plan.
Groups which... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 14:18 by Loran Stonehouse