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.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:43 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.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 12:57 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.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:51 by Jackie Clements
The Recreation Committee meeting due to take place tonight (21st March 2018) will now take place at Hazelwood Road Cemetery meeting rooms, and not the Weston Centre as previously stated.
The meeting will begin at 7pm. All are welcome to attend. The Agenda can be found below.
Posted: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:31 by Jackie Clements
Derbyshire County Council has given notice that the closure of part of Hazelwood Road (section adjacent to the Pump House - see map in link below) which was subject to an emergency closure last week due to a burst water main, will continue until 9th March.
The alternative route will be via Hazelwood Road, Avenue Road, Milford Road, Derby Road, The Bridge, Hopping Hill, Chapel Street, Bridge Street, Matlock Road, Bridge.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 14:02 by Jackie Clements
Eyes Meadow will be closed on the evening of Saturday 17th February, between 9pm and 1am.
The Council apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.
For more information contact the Parish Clerk, Kath Gruber on 07595 515154.
Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:46 by Jackie Clements
UPDATE: The work start date has been postponed for a week, therefore the road is currently OPEN, it will be closed from the 19th March 2018.
Donald Hawley Way will be closed in its entirety from the 12th March 2018, for up to 12 weeks (1st June 2018).
This is because the bridge that spans the River Ecclesbourne at the northern end of the road needs essential repairs. The bridge is owned by Network Rail, who will be undertaking.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:11 by Jackie Clements
UPDATE: Due to the weather conditions this event has been postponed. We will publicise a new date for later in the spring. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
The Great British Spring Clean is an annual national campaign with a simple aim: to bring people across the country together to clear up the litter that blights our towns, villages, countryside and beaches. It wants to inspire 500,000 people to get outdoors, get active and help clear.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:59 by Jackie Clements
Improvement works at Derby station: find out about changes to Duffield and Derby train journeys in 2018
Temporary changes to train journeys will be made in and around Derby as part of improvement works to the train station in 2018.
Between 22nd July and 7th October, major works will be taking place at Derby station to improve the track layout, platform and signalling. The impact on your journey will vary depending on when and where you are travelling. Some journeys will be by replacement bus or coach.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 13:03 by Jackie Clements
Are you interested in cycling? If so, Derbyshire County Council want to hear from you.
Derbyshire County Council are offering the opportunity to help shape what the cycle network in Derbyshire should look like as Derbyshire Council and Active Derbyshire work towards their goal of making Derbyshire the most connected county for cycling in England by 2030.
The current suggested network map can be seen by.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 19 Dec 2017 10:02 by Kath Gruber