Please follow this link to see the proposed road closure on the Ridings, Ockbrook 10th August-13th August 2021
Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 11:21 by Sarah Kitchener
Save money while going green
Do you run a business in Derbyshire? As the UK gears up for the COP26 Climate Conference in Glasgow in November, now is the chance to go that One Step Greener and commit your business to reducing carbon emissions to net zero by 2050.
Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:09 by Sarah Kitchener
Change a life – foster for Derbyshire
We're always looking for people to help us transform the lives of young people in our care. Could you become one of our foster care heroes?
We've just launched our new 'All about fostering' email bulletins. We'll walk you through everything you need to know about fostering with Derbyshire County Council in bitesize chunks through a series of six bulletins –... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 15:09 by Sarah Kitchener
Roadworks will commence to improve the A6096 in July 2021.
Derbyshire County Council, as highway authority, are intending to introduce two traffic islands at each of the three junctions namely
Moor Lane Junction
Hagg Lane and Arbour Hill Junction
Cat and Fiddle Junction
These are traffic islands to protect right turning traffic into the side roads and improve overall road safety around the junction. They... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:37 by Sarah Kitchener
Ockbrook and Borrowash Cricket Club presents
PROMS ON THE PITCH
23rd July 2021
Gates open at 18:15 with the proms starting at 19:15
£6.00 per adult £15 for a family of 4
Bring a picnic and your chairs and rugs
BBQ and bar available
Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 13:20 by Sarah Kitchener
Extra funding for community groups.
Are you part of a group that's supporting your local community through the coronavirus pandemic?
We're allocating an extra £50,000 to groups in Derbyshire which are doing their bit to support people in their local area.
We are making the money available to local community groups via the Public Health Covid-19 fund which was set up in June 2020.
From helping a Chesterfield... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 14:46 by Sarah Kitchener
Ockbrook and Borrowash Parish Council would like to announce the return of the Deans Drive summer inflatables.
Monday the 26th of July, 9th of August and the 23rd of August 2021.
This is a FREE Ockbrook and Borrowash Parish Council event.
Posted: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 10:19 by Sarah Kitchener
AS PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED THE PARISH COUNCIL ARE HOLDING A SPECIAL EVENT ON THE 5TH OF JUNE 2022 TO CELEBRATE THE QUEEN'S PLATINUM JUBILEE.
THIS IS A ONCE IN A LIFETIME OCCASION AND WE ARE PLANNING A VERY SPECIAL DAY OF CELEBRATION!
WE WOULD LIKE TO OFFER THE OPPORTUNITY TO LOCAL BUSINESSES TO GET INVOLVED.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO APPLY TO TAKE PART THEN PLEASE CONTACT:
* THE PARISH CLERK ON 07860 702904 firstname.lastname@example.org... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 21 May 2021 14:10 by Sarah Kitchener
Coronavirus cases are currently high in Long Eaton following a large outbreak in the area and two confirmed cases of a new Indian variant and the South African variant that spread more easily.
Please get a test if you have any of the extra symptoms listed on Derbyshire County Council's website.
One in three people who have the virus don't have any symptoms so please get tested regularly to check you... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 10:25 by Sarah Kitchener
Information for local groups, societies, clubs, parish and town councils
Welcome to the latest issue of Community News. We've written this for local groups, clubs and parish and town councils, to keep them up-to-date with news from the council. Our aim is to send this newsletter out every fortnight.
Please feel free to share this newsletter with your members or residents, or use the information in the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 May 2021 10:07 by Sarah Kitchener