Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

Duffield Cemetery Lodge

Clerk: Fay Craig
Cemetery Lodge, 43 Hazelwood
Road, Duffield, Belper
Derbyshire DE56 4DQ


Arrangements for Full Council meeting: 3rd June 2020

Parish Council meetings are currently not being held as a public gathering due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

The Clerk has set up a conference call facility via Cisco Webex where meetings will be held. Members of the public can join the meeting too.

The next Full Council Meeting will be held on 3rd June at 7pm. The agenda for this meeting can be found below.

The details of how to join the meeting can be... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 13:49 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Meetings, News

New ‘Healthwatch’ help-line

For those who don't have easy access to the internet and have concerns about Covid-19, a new telephone help-line has been launched by Belper-based Healthwatch Derbyshire. Available to all Derbyshire residents, the number is 01773-880786, and is open Mon-Fri 10am-3.30pm.

Healthwatch also have a dedicated website which deals with Covid-19 issues – www.joinedupcarederbyshire.co.uk/public-info-covid-19.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 09:58 by Mrs Fay Craig

Tags: News

Changes to Parish Council Committees

At the Parish Council Annual General Meeting held on 6th May 2020, the Council agreed to amend the Parish Council Committees so that they align with the Village Action Plan in addition to managing the day to day operations of the Council.

The new Committees are:

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 15:00 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News



Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 13:35 by Mrs Fay Craig

Tags: News

Parish Council grounds staff returning to work

The Parish Council decided at the Full Council Meeting on 6th May that the furloughed grounds staff will return to work next week to carry out the usual grounds maintenance at Eyes Meadow, Gray Recreation Ground and Hazelwood Road Cemetery.

Please respect all social distancing measures while they are still in place and avoid approaching grounds staff. Thank you.

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 14:11 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News

Notice of Casual Vacancy

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that a casual vacancy exists in the office of Councillor for the Parish.

This vacancy has arisen because of the death of Colin Thompson.

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 09:49 by Mrs Fay Craig

Tags: News, vacancies

Hazelwood Road Closure - June 2020

Derbyshire County Council have advised us of the closure of part of Hazelwood Road due to work being carried out by Severn Trent. More information can be found on the One Network website here: https://one.network/?tm=117228519

The work is due to be carried out from the 8th June and will mean the closure of part of the road between Richmond Drive and no 63 Hazelwood Road. Access will be maintained whenever... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 15:01 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News

Coronavirus information for Amber Valley residents from Derbyshire County Council

The documents below have been created by Derbyshire County Council for residents in the Amber Valley area and contain a wealth of information, such as contacts for food delivery, food banks, finance advice, contact information/website links for physical and mental health support, support for young people, advice for volunteers and other information.

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 13:52 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News

VE Day Stay-at-home celebration - Friday 8th May

VE Day Stay-at-home celebration - Friday 8th May

This Friday, 8th May, marks 75 years since the guns fell silent at the end of the second world war in Europe and the May bank holiday has been moved to celebrate and reflect on this occasion.

While plans for a weekend of national celebrations have had to be postponed, we've seen a number of posts on social media to enjoy the day at home with your very own stay-at-home garden party, including this one... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 11:33 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News


The Parish Council has put notices on the bins we usually empty asking people not to put litter or dog waste in them because they are full. The rain overnight has washed away some of the message

Can residents please adhere to this request; take your waste home and bin it

We are doing our best to find a solution and residents cooperation would be much appreciated until one is found.

Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 15:44 by Mrs Fay Craig

Tags: News

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