Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

Duffield Cemetery Lodge

Clerk: Jane Terry
Cemetery Lodge, Duffield
Cemetery, 43 Hazelwood Road
Duffield, Belper, Derbyshire
DE56 4DQ

  • Town Street, Duffield

    Town Street, Duffield

  • Eyes Meadow by night, Fireworks display 2019

    Eyes Meadow by night, Fireworks display 2019

  • The Chevin Golf Club, Duffield

    The Chevin Golf Club, Duffield

  • Gray Recreation Ground

    Gray Recreation Ground

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Latest News

Groundwork Nottingham looking for your views on Ecclesbourne Meadow

Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 16:59 by Jackie Clements

Groundwork Nottingham have produced a consultation questionnaire to consider proposals that have been drawn up to undertake tree planting at Ecclesbourne Meadow - the field that borders Gray Recreation Ground behind Ecclesbourne Meadows road. The link below takes you directly to the questions and shows the proposed masterplan.


200 questionnaires have also been hand delivered by the Trust to properties in the immediate vicinity of the site. More »

The land is being planted as part of Amber Valley Borough Council's plans to become carbon neutral by 2030. Amber Valley (who own the land) has approved plans to create a network of new community woodlands and orchards for local residents to enjoy, which would be called "The Amber Valley Forest for the Future". » Less

"The Further Adventures of Dr Dolittle" Illyria Outdoor Theatre: Eyes Meadow 25th July

"The Further Adventures of Dr Dolittle" Illyria Outdoor Theatre: Eyes Meadow 25th July

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 16:39 by Jackie Clements

Award Winning Outdoor Theatre Company Illyria brings The Further Adventures of Doctor Dolittle to Eyes Meadow, Duffield on 25th July, 2021 - the show starts at 2pm.

Tickets are now available at www.illyria.co.uk and cost £6.50 adult; £3 child (5-16), under 5s FREE (but do still need a ticket - available on the website).

Following the phenomenal success of 2018's tour of The Adventures of Doctor Dolittle, Illyria is delving back into Hugh Lofting's amazing stories to bring you a brand-new musical adaptation of the Doctor's further adventures with Jip the Dog, Dab Dab the Duck, Gub Gub the Pig and Polynesia the Parrot. More »

The Further Adventures of Doctor Dolittle features a fully orchestrated score, amazing puppets and a plethora of songs that our audiences will be singing along to for years to come.

Now in its 30th year, Illyria has delighted audiences the length and breadth of the UK, and in the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, France, the United States and Canada performing some of the most well-loved productions on offer. The company has won 4 international "Best Performance" awards and attracted numerous "5-star" and "Critics' Choice" reviews for the lively clarity of its approach to Shakespeare's plays, the high quality of its family shows and the refreshingly quirky originality of its English classics adaptations and Gilbert & Sullivan musicals.

Gates open at 1:00pm. Performance approx. 1hr 40mins (inc 20 minute interval)
Cancellation in the event of dangerous weather only, when performance will be rescheduled. Tickets are non-refundable, except for cancellations due to Covid-19 government mandates. Booking fees apply. This event is ticket-only, no entrance 'on the door'. Please bring your own seating/rug, suitable clothes and picnic. Food and drink vendors will be available. Show is suitable for age 5+. » Less

Village Action Plan and Consultation Survey results published

Village Action Plan and Consultation Survey results published

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 15:50 by Jackie Clements

Following the village-wide consultation survey to which over 250 people responded earlier in 2021, the final Village Action Plan has now been published and can be found below.

The results of the Consultation Survey have also been published. Our thanks to those who returned the survey.

The Duffield Village Action Plan aims to continue to improve the facilities for all ages in the village and to build the community. This Plan isn't the last word, however, so please continue to feed ideas through your Parish Councillors. More »

Both documents can be found below, or on the Village Action Plan page. » Less