If you're a Derbyshire resident struggling to get to your COVID-19 vaccination appointment then you can now book a free return journey to help you attend.
If you don't have your own transport, and you can't use public transport, then Derbyshire County Council's Active Travel team can help you with door to door transport to and from your vaccination appointment.
The parent or carer of the person attending... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Jan 2022 15:27 by Parish Clerk
The District Council is to host three Area Community Forums, via a Zoom webinar, in February.
- Thursday 10th February (Northern) – 7pm
- Tuesday 15th February (Central) – 7pm
- Tuesday 22nd February (Southern) – 7pm
Further information on the Forum content & format will be forwarded in the coming days, but in the meantime, you may wish to note the dates and register to attend if you wish.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Jan 2022 16:38 by Parish Clerk
11 January – Community News from Derbyshire County Council – wellbeing apps, primary school applications, public meetings on care homes, net zero updates, vaccination clinic - Chesterfield (govdelivery.com)
Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 16:40 by Parish Clerk
The winners were:-
1st prize - Tanya Goldman, 16 The Plain (photo attached)
2nd - Charlotte Swift, 17 Wallef (Avant Homes)
3rd - Andy Pearson, 7 Broomy Drive (Miller Homes)
Posted: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 21:20 by Parish Clerk
Dear Parish Meeting Chair/Parish Clerk,
You may wish to share via your communications channels that we are consulting on potential changes that could see up to four times the usual Council Tax charged on long term empty homes.
From 1 April 2020 councils have had the power to triple the Council Tax on homes empty for five to 10 years and, from 1 April this year, quadruple it for those empty for more than... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 07 Jan 2022 18:02 by Parish Clerk
4 January 2022
Unfortunately Covid staff absences mean some delays and disruptions to waste and recycling collections are inevitable in the coming days.
Serco report that three drivers are currently isolating - and it is possible this number will rise.
Recycling crews that are operating are also experiencing large volumes, with trucks filling to capacity before some rounds are completed. Where this is... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Jan 2022 11:07 by Parish Clerk
Police & Crime Commissioner, Angelique Foster, is consulting on proposals for the policing part of the Council Tax precept for 2022/23.
The survey aims to understand the amount of Council Tax that is contributed from residents towards policing for 2022/23. Responses can be submitted online and the survey will close on Sunday 16th January 2022.
Please kindly forward the survey to any local contacts you may have to ensure responses are received from residents throughout Derbyshire.
To complete the survey, and to read a short statement... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Dec 2021 16:36 by Parish Clerk
Community News from Derbyshire County Council: New financial support for households facing hardship this winter, Free Christmas holiday activities and a healthy meal for disadvantaged school age children, Best Life Derbyshire, Second outbreak of Avian Flu in Derbyshire, Consultation on homes for older people now open (govdelivery.com)
Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 17:36 by Parish Clerk
WHEN: 12th January 2022 to 15th January 2022
WHERE: Derby Lane, Ednaston at entrance to Springfield between Yew Tree Inn and junction with Hollington Lane.
REASON: To facilitate New Sewer Connecion.
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: Hollington Lane, Derby Lane, Painters Lane and vice versa.
Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably possible, on the affected length of road. The road will re-open as soon as the work... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 12:52 by Parish Clerk
Please note there will be no change to usual waste and recycling collection days in the Derbyshire Dales over the Christmas and New Year period.
Serco will work on the festive bank holidays - Monday 27 December, Tuesday 28 December and Monday 3 January.
We are asking residents once again at this time of year to note that no additional household waste (side waste) can be collected.
You are welcome to share... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Dec 2021 15:19 by Parish Clerk