Hello, I'm Dean Wallace, Director of Public Health for Derbyshire.
It's my job to protect the health of Derbyshire people and a huge part of mine, and my team's work, is to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in our communities.
Despite all of our best efforts in sticking to the rules and doing the right thing, confirmed cases continue to rise across the county as they are nationally.
The Boroughs... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 14:46 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Town Council's rolling refurbishment of parks across the town will continue later this year at Cemetery Road Play Area. Work is scheduled to begin on the latest refurbishment at Cemetery Road on 16th November 2020 and it is expected to take around four weeks to complete the project.
The planned refurbishment will see the installation of bright, new play equipment, new safety surfacing and... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 12:41 by Jo Mitchell
The Health Secretary has today announced that from Saturday 17th October (0001 hrs), Dronfield will move into the HIGH level of restrictions (tier 2).
This means new guidance will be in place to try and slow the spread of the virus locally.
Please check the government's website for the latest information about the restrictions in place at this tier; https://www.gov.uk/guidance/local-covid-alert-levels-what-you-need-to-know#local-covid-alert-level-high... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 13:06 by Jo Mitchell
Unfortunately due to the ongoing 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. However, the Council are still keen for a commemoration to take place within the social gatherings guidelines.
Therefore there are currently plans for a service to be held on the morning of... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 12:52 by Jo Mitchell
Over the weekend, a brand new piece of play equipment has been installed and added to Hilltop play area.
Children can now enjoy a brand new cone climber. The brightly coloured cone climber is great for multi-play as they climb to the top of the rotating net and it will leave children in a spin!
We hope visitors to the play area will be able to enjoy hours of fun on the new equipment, which is a great... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 10:26 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Town Council are working in association with the Dronfield Eye to help local businesses. The Town Council are currently supporting the VIP Card and also the Business Pages within the Dronfield Eye.
A list of the current offers available by using the VIP Card can be found on our Facebook page and keep a look out for this months featured businesses on the Business pages within the next edition... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 15:46 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Town Council's rolling refurbishment of parks across the town, continued in July with the latest refurbishment at Marsh Avenue. Work was completed last week and the park is has now re-opened to the public.
A brilliant range of bright new play equipment has been installed along with new safety surfacing and the area has also now been enclosed from the rest of the playing fields, providing a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 14:07 by Jo Mitchell
16 hours per week.
£19,554 - £22,911 pro rata (Depending on qualifications and experience.)
Applications are invited for the above post.
Leading on the marketing and communication activities undertaken by the Council including website content management, social media accounts and press releases. The role will involve project managing events including the Dronfield Gala, Remembrance Day and... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 11:04 by Jo Mitchell
This week will be the last week for the Food Drop Off Session which has been taking place at Dronfield Sports Centre on Fridays between 12noon and 2pm.
Run and organised by North East Derbyshire District Council and Rykneld Homes, the scheme has been running to help support those in need through these difficult times. The generosity of the community has been amazing and we would like to thank everyone... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 16:58 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Town Council's rolling refurbishment of parks across the town, continues in 2020. Work began this week on the latest refurbishment at Marsh Avenue and work is expected to take around three weeks to complete the project.
Equipment has this week been removed making space for the new play equipment to be installed. The refurbishment will see the installation of new equipment, new safety surfacing... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:42 by Jo Mitchell