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
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
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
Remembrance Day is fast approaching, but the annual ceremony this year is being modified to ensure the safety of veterans and members of the public as the country battles the ongoing coronavirus situation.
Unfortunately due to the coronavirus situation there will be no parade taking place on Remembrance Sunday this year and members of the public are asked not to gather on that morning near the war memorial.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 13:16 by Loran Stonehouse
What is Derbyshire Alerts?
Derbyshire Alert if a free community messaging service that allows Derbyshire Police, Neighbourhood Watch and other key partners to distribute messages concerning community safety to the public quickly and effectively. It keeps you informed of local events and crimes in your area, and appeals for any witnesses or information.
Anybody can sign to the system and receive local... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 12:36 by Loran Stonehouse
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: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:57 by Loran Stonehouse
Dronfield Wellbeing Group is a new peer support group looking to connect with people who wish to improve their mental health and wellbeing.
Peer support is about coming together to provide a listening ear to each other, sharing experience and resources, and strengthening our coping strategies to improve our mental health and wellbeing.
The group is supported by the Derbyshire Recovery and Peer Support... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:19 by Loran Stonehouse