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Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

The Weston Centre

Clerk : Kath Gruber
The Weston Centre, Tamworth
Street, Duffield, Belper
Derbyshire DE56 4ER

  • Image: Town Street, Duffield

    Town Street, Duffield

  • Image: Cricket Pavillion, Duffield

    Cricket Pavillion, Duffield

  • Image: The Chevin Golf Club, Duffield

    The Chevin Golf Club, Duffield

  • Image: Gray Recreation Ground

    Gray Recreation Ground

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Latest News

Duffield’s Arts Festival now in its third year

Duffield’s Arts Festival now in its third year

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:43 by Jackie Clements

Duffield Arts Festival is set to be held in September 2018, for the third year running.

The arts festival will run from the 20th to the 23rd of September, with the scarecrow festival the week before from the 12th to the 16th of September. The festival is designed to appeal to everyone and will feature a broad range of activities including singers, theatre, workshops, painting, competitions, music and much more. Many of the village venues will again take part, including Ecclesbourne School, the Emmanuel and Methodist Churches and the library. This year there will be considerably more on-street entertainment. The festival is being fully supported by Duffield Parish Council. More »

The planning team is looking for support with organising the event, and is keen to hear from anyone who would like to get involved. Also, if you are an artist, entertainer, writer, musician or just have a hobby you would like to talk about, the team would love to hear from you.

Jonathan Leach can be contacted on 07952675862 or by email at info@duffieldartsfestival.com » Less

Community planting day at Duffield Station: Friday 27 April

Community planting day at Duffield Station: Friday 27 April

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 12:57 by Jackie Clements

The Community Rail Partnership, who work to improve stations on the Derwent Valley Line, recently obtained funding to carry out the second phase of decking and planters on the remainder of the large gravel section of Duffield Station.

Wooden decking and planters have been constructed, and a community planting day has been organised for Friday 27 April beginning at 9am. The group would welcome any assistance - just turn up on the day. More »

For more information please contact Alastair Morley, Community Rail Officer at Derbyshire County Council on 01629 538062 or email: Alastair.Morley@derbyshire.gov.uk

Find out more about the Community Rail Partnership. » Less

Forthcoming road closures in and around Duffield

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:51 by Jackie Clements

Derbyshire County Council have let the Parish Council know about two road closures that will affect Duffield residents.

Western Power Distribution are due to carry out work on Makeney Road alongside the Baptist church, on one side of the triangle.

This should not affect access to the road as the other side of the triangle will be open to traffic. Please take extra care when turning.

The work is scheduled to be carried out from 20th - 24th April. More »

Additionally, Severn Trent Water are carrying out work at Ripley Road, Buckland Hollow (A610), commencing from 9th April and lasting for 4 weeks. The road will be closed between its junction with Chesterfield Road and the slip road towards the B6013. Please follow the diversion route if travelling through Buckland Hollow.

This may lead to increased traffic during the works, as the diversion route passes through the village.

Find out more information about the Makeney Road Closure: https://roadworks.org?tm=105302004

Find out more information about the Ripley Road closure: https://roadworks.org?tm=105036942 » Less