Derbyshire County Council remembers
We marked Remembrance Day at County Hall with a service in remembrance of those who lost their lives while fighting for their country, including all fallen Derbyshire County Council officers.
A two-minute silence was observed and wreaths were laid at the memorial inside County Hall by council Civic Chairman Councillor Jean Wharmby, leading councillors and staff, union... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 11:18 by Sarah Kitchener
Bid success for green entrepreneurs
Two new carbon-cutting projects have become the first to get funding from our Green Entrepreneurs Fund as part of a countywide drive to help tackle climate change.
We launched the £2 million fund in partnership with the University of Derby in March to support green economic recovery across Derbyshire by offering financial assistance to businesses and organisations... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Nov 2021 12:38 by Sarah Kitchener
November Parish Council Surgery
At the Parish Office, on the 1st November 2021 from 19:00
Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 14:12 by Sarah Kitchener
Your Council Your Voice – win £100
We want you to take part in a wide-ranging survey asking for your views on our services and how our budget should be prioritised for the year ahead.
Our annual Your Council Your Voice survey runs until Sunday 28 November and we'd really like you to fill it in so that we can hear your views on how we spend your money, as well as on a number of other topics... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 12:53 by Sarah Kitchener
St Chads Local Nature Reserve - Temporary Closure for essential bridge replacement works from 1st November
We will be closing St Chads LNR from Monday 1st November for approx. 1 week to remove the existing wooden bridges and replace them with purpose built metal and composite wood structures.
The car park AND reserve will be closed to all members of the public for visitors safety.
We will keep you updated... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 10:43 by Sarah Kitchener
Erewash Borough Councils community household waste collection dates for 2021/22 are:
20th November 2021
12th February 2022
This will be held at St Hughes Parish Hall Car Park, Derby Road, Borrowash.
Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 11:49 by Sarah Kitchener
Journey to Net Zero Derbyshire
With UN climate change conference COP26 scheduled to take place in Glasgow later this month, we've launched a social media campaign to highlight what we and our partners are doing to help tackle climate change.
We'd love it if you could give our posts a like or a share.
The campaign, called 'Journey to net zero Derbyshire', aims to:
* highlight the council's practical action... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 Oct 2021 12:37 by Sarah Kitchener
It's Stoptober - the perfect time to quit smoking, get healthier and start saving money too. If you're ready to kick the habit then get in touch with Live Life Better Derbyshire and join a FREE stop smoking clinic.
Live Life Better Derbyshire offers dedicated support for when you're ready to quit smoking for good. Our friendly, knowledgeable advisors will take you through every step of your quitting... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 08:26 by Sarah Kitchener
Extra council funds for local groups
gardening community clearing cleaning
If you're in a community group, your local councillor has extra funding available this year to help groups in their area.
Each county councillor usually has £3,860 as part of our Community Leadership Scheme, to give to local groups. But this year an additional £3,860 has been allocated bringing their total to £7,720.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 12:12 by Sarah Kitchener
We've had an update from the Licensing Department at Erewash:
The Licensing Authority has been advised by the applicant today that they are officially withdrawing the variation application for the Queens Head, Victoria Avenue, Ockbrook.
The Licensing Hearing scheduled for 11th October will therefore no longer be required and has been cancelled. The Premises Licence for the Queens Head remains unchanged.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 09:27 by Sarah Kitchener