Have you ever had a problem gaining access to a platform or catching a train at Duffield Station? The Parish Council would like to hear from you about your experiences.
East Midlands Railway is making a bid for Duffield to become a fully accessible station as part of the DfT's Access for All programme, and would like to hear from both passengers and stakeholders about their experience and difficulties... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 15:28 by Jackie Clements
In 2021 Duffield Parish Council carried out comprehensive online consultation prior to the publication of the Village Action Plan. 273 residents responded and the plan was published in final form in May. The process showed that there is strong support for walking and considerable support for cycling.
The survey also identified two wider problems that could be reduced if there was an increase in walking... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 14:48 by Jackie Clements
As residents will be aware, parking in Duffield can be difficult and the difficulty is increasing. The Parish Council has been in discussion with Derbyshire County Council (who have responsibility in this area) and have agreed an initial programme of works to make improvements, which include:
- additional signage on the A6 to direct people to the Eyes Meadow Car Park;
- insertion of double yellow lines in... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:15 by Jackie Clements
This year's Village Action Plan survey found that 80% of Duffield residents who responded would like to see 20 mph limits on at least some residential streets in the village. 20 mph limits are common across the UK, and indeed Darley Abbey has 20 mph limits. For us in Duffield they will be more difficult because Derbyshire County Council (DCC) has strict criteria before they can be installed, including... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 21 Dec 2021 11:12 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... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 16:59 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... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 15:50 by Jackie Clements