Serco will restart separate weekly collections of food waste on Derbyshire Dales residents' scheduled collection day from this coming Monday, 29 November.
Here's our web article to share if you wish.
As you know, separate food waste collections were suspended at the end of July due to the national shortage of HGV drivers impacting the District Council's waste and recycling service. This freed up teams... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 06:20 by Parish Clerk
16 November – Community News from Derbyshire County Council – Remembrance Day, Your Council Your Voice, primary school applications, Elvaston, safeguarding adults, business awards, lowering the cost of Christmas (govdelivery.com)
Posted: Tue, 16 Nov 2021 16:10 by Parish Clerk
Brailsford and Ednaston Institute Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 24th November 2021 at 7.30pm in the Hall.
We will be displaying he drawings for the initial ideas for the redevelopment of the hall. This is a great opportunity for members of the Community to get involved and see what the future of the hall could potentially look like.
Everyone is welcome.
Voting of Committee members
Hall hire prices
Any other business
Posted: Mon, 15 Nov 2021 17:30 by Parish Clerk
This year we are planning to erect our Village Christmas Trees on Sunday 28th November on The Park, The Plain, Brailsford and Hollington Lane, Ednaston between 14.00 – 15.30.
We are planning a series of events through the Christmas Season across several locations including Brailsford Primary School, Brailsford Pre-School, The Rose & Crown Brailsford, The Yew Tree Inn & Brailsford Stores... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Nov 2021 10:00 by Parish Clerk
Good news. Serco and the GMB Union have reached agreement in their pay dispute, which means an end of industrial action.
You are welcome to share today's update from our website.
While we await a statement from the two parties on the details of the resolution, the end of work-to-rule measures means there is now an improved chance of rounds being completed. Catch-up overtime on Saturdays is also now a... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Oct 2021 09:02 by Parish Clerk
25 October – Community News– take our survey for a chance to win £100, Shine a Light, care worker jobs, action on plastic, library space opportunity, new police panel members sought, bird flu, domestic abuse week, Safer gambling week, Stress Awarenes
25 October – Community News– take our survey for a chance to win £100, Shine a Light, care worker jobs, action on plastic, library space opportunity, new police panel members sought, bird flu, domestic abuse week, Safer gambling week, Stress Awareness week (govdelivery.com)
Posted: Wed, 27 Oct 2021 08:56 by Parish Clerk
Please see and share if you wish today's bins update on our website.
Unfortunately, industrial action called by the GMB Union in a pay dispute with Serco continues. Work-to-rule measures, including an overtime ban, mean scheduled collections continue to be disrupted and delayed across the Derbyshire Dales.
Plus of course the national shortage of HGV drivers has put pressure on collections for several... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 14:52 by Parish Clerk
Serco continue to have catch-up crews operating daily, catching up with any missed domestic waste collections from this week and last week as a priority. Please leave out uncollected domestic waste containers.
Please also leave out any garden and recycling containers missed since union crews returned on Tuesday this week from two days of strike action.
To repeat: Unfortunately Serco do not have the resources... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 15:34 by Parish Clerk
Hope you are well and keeping safe?
The Community Safety Partnership is starting to gather the statistics and crime trends to enable us to develop the crime projects and allocate funding for next financial year. With this in mind, we have develop a short resident's survey to gauge what residents feel are the issues we should be focusing on, rather than solely relying on the crime figures.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Oct 2021 08:35 by Parish Clerk
11 Oct – Community News from Derbyshire County Council – NetZero campaign, Home from Hospital scheme, foster for Derbyshire, Get Online Week, Anti-slavery day, grants for young Chesterfield musicians
11 Oct – Community News from Derbyshire County Council – NetZero campaign, Home from Hospital scheme, foster for Derbyshire, Get Online Week, Anti-slavery day, grants for young Chesterfield musicians (govdelivery.com)
Posted: Thu, 14 Oct 2021 08:31 by Parish Clerk