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The Duffield Action Plan is put together by the Parish Council in consultation with local residents and decides the Council's priorities for improvements to be made in the village.
It is a five-year plan and was last updated in 2015; the Parish Council is therefore refreshing the Plan in 2020 and will be consulting with residents over the coming months to find out their... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 11:21 by Jackie Clements
At the Council Meeting last week a concern was raised regarding an ex-offender under a rehabilitation scheme calling at homes to sell household products. Having checked into this with the police the Parish Council would like to advise residents that there are no approved rehabilitation vendors operating in the village and any calling at homes should be reported to the police.
Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 16:50 by Kath Gruber
If you work for or own a Duffield business or one that has a connection with the village, please come along to an informal networking event on Thursday 9th January.
Organised by Jonathan Leach of Indigo Drum Communications, the meetings are designed to help businesses work together to develop increased interest and income in Duffield and also to bring in new concepts and ideas.
The meeting is open to... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Jan 2020 14:22 by Jackie Clements
Duffield Parish Council's office at Cemetery Lodge will be closed for enquiries from the 19th December and will re-open on Monday 6th Jan 2020. The Clerk can be contacted in an emergency by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07595 515154.
Don't forget that Amber Valley Borough Council changes their refuse collection dates this weekend - to find out what date your bin will be emptied... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 14:08 by Jackie Clements
Time Swap is a new initiative organised by Derbyshire County Council which gives you the chance to 'donate' your time or skills to the local community and receive others' support when you need assistance yourself.
Time Banks originated in the USA in the mid 1980's and Time Banking has been active in the UK since 1998 and there are now over 350 Time Banks around the UK. There are lots of great stories... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 13:35 by Jackie Clements
How would you like to get some fresh air, meet new people or catch up with old ones or just get a bit of exercise?
Neighbourhood Watch in partnership with the Parish Council are leading new Community Walks in Duffield.
The first takes place on Monday 30 December 2019 at 6.30pm meeting at Wirksworth Corner (opposite Co-op).
Future walks will begin at 2.00pm, again meeting at Wirksworth Corner. The first... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 11:43 by Jackie Clements
Declaration of Election Result 21 Nov 2019
Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 13:05 by Kath Gruber
We would like your views on what Duffield Parish Council can do to improve the recreational facilities in the village. This is a link to a short survey which will only take a couple of minutes to complete
Posted: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 16:20 by Kath Gruber
There will be a by-election to choose a new Duffield Parish Councillor this Thursday, 21st November 2019.
The by-election will be held in the usual places at the Weston Centre and St Margaret Clitherow RC Church on Hall Farm Road. Voting hours are between 7:00am and 10:00pm.
Please see the attached document and image to find more information about the four candidates standing in the election.
Posted: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 12:27 by Jackie Clements
Communities are urged to continue to:
- check for flood warnings
- follow the advice of the emergency services
- avoid driving or walking through flood water
Posted: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 11:18 by Kath Gruber