Brailsford Parish Council

Serving the people of Brailsford

Parish Clerk: Laura Storey
PO Box 8108
Derby
Derbyshire
DE1 0ZU

Tel: 07941 052009

Author: Laura Storey

Wildflowers

Wildflowers

Brailsford have made a small start on rewilding at their Playing Field, allowing a small strip of grass near the fence to grow following "the No Mow May" suggestion. Amazingly a very knowledgeable villager noticed specifically two wild flowers - Corn Marigold and Corncockle - that once were common in cornfields but now are quite rare. The Corncockle in particular is nearly extinct and is on the endangered... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 16:49 by Laura Storey

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Police and Crime Commissioner Spotlight newsletter

The newsletter highlights the work of the Commissioner, the police and other partner agencies.

Please share to partners, friends, family and neighbours.

Kind Regards

Joshua Mycroft

Apprentice– Police and Crime Commissioner

Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire

Tel: 0300 122 6154 (external), (Internal 17546)

Email: joshua.mycroft.17546@derbyshire.pnn.police.uk

Web: http://www.derbyshire-pcc.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 12:16 by Laura Storey

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Gold Card Update

Changes to Gold Cards

Derbyshire County Council has announced temporary changes to the Gold Card scheme allowing elderly and disabled passengers free bus travel in the County.

Since March, Gold Card holders have been able to travel for free before 9.30am. This will change from Monday 15 June. Gold Card users will now be expected to pay to travel before 9.30am to allow spaces on public transport for key... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 13 Jun 2020 11:59 by Laura Storey

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Local Support

Brailsford Stores & Post Office are signposting requests for support during this difficult time. Please call them during office hours on 01335 361393

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 20:25 by Laura Storey

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Joined Up Derbyshire

Joined Up Derbyshire

Get all the latest health service information for Derby and Derbyshire in one place during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.

Visit: www.joinedupcarederbyshire.co.uk/public-info-covid-19

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 20:34 by Laura Storey

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Community Response Unit

A Community Response Unit for Derbyshire is being established as part of the Government's plan to have a network of 'hubs' across the country. These will provide targeted support for those people who are at very high risk of severe illness from coronavirus (COVID-19), because of an underlying health condition, and don't have access to help from friends, family or trusted neighbours. Derbyshire County... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 08:16 by Laura Storey

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WASTE & RECYCLING COLLECTIONS

DURING CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK
Staff absences and social distancing
measures mean some bin collections are
currently subject to change.
Garden waste collections are suspended
from Friday 27 March and food waste
collections are now fortnightly (with your
general waste collection).
Our aim is to focus on general waste and
recycling collections but please note these
may not always happen to schedule.
Your patience... Read More »










Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 10:10 by Laura Storey

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Community Litter Pick

Community Litter Pick

Come and join the residents as part of the Great British Spring Clean. Lets make a difference in the village by helping to clear the litter off the streets.

March 28th 2pm Meet at the top entrance to the playing field on The Plain

Posted: Thu, 13 Feb 2020 14:44 by Laura Storey

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Report a Speeding Concern

If you have a concern about speed on your road or in your area, please complete and submit on the the link below

https://www.crestderbyshire.org/about-us/report-a-speeding-concern/

Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 16:27 by Laura Storey

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Road Closure Notice Carper Lane 14 February 2020

WHEN: 14th February 2020 to 14th February 2020 9:00 to 17:00 WHERE:Carper Lane Brailsford at Mount Cottage 40 metres south west from junction with Cuscas Lane REASON: To facilitate New Drainage Pipe ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: Alder Lane, Unnamed Section Of C78 From Alder Lane To North Lane, North Lane Brailsford and vice versa Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably possible, on the affected length... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Jan 2020 14:37 by Laura Storey

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