Spooky Season is just around the corner and this year Dronfield Town Council are holding some spooktacular competitions!
If you fancy trying your hand at our Pumpkin decorating competition, then all you need to do is get a pumpkin then it's all up to you! Conjure up your frightful imagination and celebrate the spooktacular!. Maybe you could turn it into your favourite film character, pop star or perhaps... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 Oct 2021 10:16 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Town Council are serving up a treat for tennis enthusiasts.
Cliffe Park's tennis courts have been transformed and have reopened to the public following the completion of improvement works.
The upgraded courts have had their surfaces cleaned, repainted and relined and are now ready for public use again.
The courts are free to use and are open all year round.
Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 14:51 by Loran Stonehouse
It's Stoptober - the perfect time to quit smoking, get healthier and start saving money too. If you're ready to kick the habit then get in touch with Live Life Better Derbyshire and join a FREE stop smoking clinic.
Live Life Better Derbyshire offers dedicated support for when you're ready to quit smoking for good. Our friendly, knowledgeable advisors will take you through every step of your... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 13:42 by Loran Stonehouse
Wrap up warm and kick start your Christmas celebrations by attending Dronfield's Christmas Light Switch On
Families from across Dronfield and surrounding areas are being urged to mark 4pm till 8pm on Friday 26th November in their diaries as the date when the town will officially switch on its Christmas lights.
After the cancellation of the event last year due to Covid restrictions in place at the time,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Sep 2021 13:44 by Loran Stonehouse
After a long period of isolation we are pleased to announce that the Luncheon Club will be restarting at Gosforth Lodge on Thursday 30th September.
The team are ready to welcome you back to Gosforth Lodge and will be adopting a Covid-19 responsive approach.
The team look forward to seeing you. Please advise friends and family, new members will be welcomed.
Posted: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 09:47 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Town Council are delighted to announce that the new play area at Moonpenny Way is now open for children to enjoy.
With an increased amount of equipment in the play ground there are some exciting new features to challenge youngsters including a basket swing, trampoline and zig zag twister as well as a new roundabout, swings, climbing frame and slides.
The play area has been enclosed with new... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 13:50 by Jo Mitchell
The Mayor, would like to invite members of the community to come and enjoy this year's special Civic Service, which will take place in the Civic Hall, Dronfield on Sunday 26th September at 2:00pm.
Revd. Peter Bold and Revd. Dave Walker will be leading the service accompanied by Revd. Andy Gore and they will also hopefully be joined by Dronfield Parish Young Voices Choir.
Due to the unprecedented challenges... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 16:47 by Jo Mitchell
Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster has unveiled details of a new £100k grant scheme designed to enable voluntary and community groups to tackle antisocial behaviour.
The Commissioner is determined to respond to the neighbourhood issues that cause misery to local people and has committed £100k from her budget to the launch of an Antisocial Behaviour Prevention Grant.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:34 by Loran Stonehouse
Join us in Cliffe Park today from 12noon until 4pm for the Dronfield Gala.
Stalls include Fired Pizza, Project Doughnut, Drone Valley Brewery and Salute! plus community stalls from Dronfield U3A, Dronfield Hall Barn, Dronfield Town Twinning Federation, Cardiac Risk in the Young, 3 Counties Shotokan Karate Club and Don Catchment Rivers Trust plus many other stalls.
In addition to this there will be fairground... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 10:00 by Jo Mitchell
Work is due to begin later this week on the refurbishment of Moonpenny play area and is expected to take around four weeks to complete.
All the existing old equipment will be removed to make way for new a brand new play area with exciting new equipment, safety surfacing and fencing - see illustration for details.
This is part of the ongoing rolling refurbishment of the Town Councils play areas, following... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 16:00 by Jo Mitchell