Virgin Media is holding a meeting for members of the public to attend with regards to the ongoing work to lay broadband cables being carried out in the village.
The meeting will offer residents a chance to discuss with the company any concerns they may have about the work.
The meeting will be held on the 26th July at the Weston Centre, between 5:30 and 6:30pm.
Posted: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:33 by Jackie Clements
A Duffield group working to improve the lives of the over-50s in the village has produced a brand new source of information aimed specifically at this age group called the Good Neighbours' Wheel.
The leaflet draws together contact details for all the various service providers including the Weston Centre, Amber Valley CVS and church-run groups, and includes contacts for groups that can help with health and wellbeing, getting out and.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:06 by Jackie Clements
A new page on Duffield Parish Council's website offers advice to residents who have experienced problems with anti-social behaviour, following the rise in the number of ASB incidents in the village over the past few months.
The page includes information on how to report ASB to the police, links to police contacts and their crime map and statistics for the village.
Links are included for other public.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:03 by Jackie Clements
Virgin Media have responded to the Parish Council, who recently contacted the company to pass on residents' concerns over the work to install new cabling to provide superfast broadband in Duffield.
A letter from the company can be found below, along with a programme of works for the current week. Virgin Media has said that they will forward locations for future work as soon as they become available.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:17 by Jackie Clements
The Freemasons Lodge, at 33 King Street Duffield, is opening its doors to the public from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm to coincide with Duffield Carnival day, Saturday 24th June.
Everyone is welcome to pop in and find out more about the Freemasons, who first began in Duffield over 100 years ago. Tea, coffee and soft drinks will be on offer and the Society has promised that there may even be a few cakes from Luke Evans Bakery.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:41 by Jackie Clements
A public meeting to update local residents on the work being undertaken to combat anti-social behaviour in the village will be held on the 19th June 2017 at 7pm.
The meeting will be held at the 6th Form centre at Ecclesbourne School. Representatives will be in attendance from the Police, Amber Valley Community Safety Partnership, Duffield Parish Council, Derbyshire County Council, Ecclesbourne School and Duffield local residents.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Jun 2017 11:52 by Jackie Clements
The first National Clean Air Day is due to be held on the 15th June. The event aims to raise awareness of the effects of air pollution, encouraging the public to exercise control over the production of air pollution and avoiding its impact. A range of free resources including toolkits, posters and social media messages have been developed nationally to support the outlined themes.
Whether it's.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Jun 2017 14:53 by Jackie Clements
Amber Valley Borough Council has given notice of the closure of Town Street, Duffield, on the 24th June 2017, for the Carnival Procession. The road will be closed between its junction with King Street to the entrance to Appletree Medical Practice, between 1:15 and 2pm.
More details can be found in the documents attached.
Posted: Tue, 30 May 2017 13:29 by Jackie Clements
Eyes Meadow will be closed on the evening of 19th May between 9:30pm** and midnight.
The Council apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.
For more information contact the Parish Clerk, Kath Gruber on 01332 842740.
**Edited: Closure starting later than advertised due to activities at the cricket club.
Posted: Thu, 18 May 2017 11:30 by Jackie Clements
Want to know more about the candidates standing for election on the 8th June? An Election Forum will be held at St Alkmund's Church, Duffield on the 22nd May at 7:30pm, where all the different parties' candidates for the Mid-Derbyshire constituency will be present to answer questions.
Posted: Thu, 11 May 2017 12:51 by Jackie Clements