Tags: Community

Erewash Small Grant Scheme

FUNDING and GRANTS INFORMATION
September 2021
Erewash Voluntary Action CVS – Erewash Small Grant Scheme

The Erewash Small Grant Scheme is funded by Derbyshire County Council Public Health, Derbyshire County Council Adult Care Services and Erewash Borough Council.


Community groups and organisations can apply for up to £1,500.


The Erewash Small Grant Scheme has three priority themes and applicants... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Sep 2021 10:19 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community, Erewash Borough Council, Grant

Autumn Footprints Amber Valley and Erewash Walking Festival

Autumn Footprints Amber Valley and Erewash Walking Festival

he Autumn Footprints Festival offers a great choice of 29 guided walks from 11th - 26th September 2021. Sixteen days of enjoyable walks and informative talks with something for everybody of all abilities.

Set in picturesque Derbyshire, the festival takes place in an area known for its natural beauty and superb scenery. Popular with both novice and experience walkers wanting to enjoy the beautiful colours... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 10:04 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community

Derbyshire County Council Community News 08 2021

Next-generation broadband on the way
Live in the countryside? You'll be glad to hear that more than 67,000 rural homes and businesses across Derbyshire are to get next-generation gigabit broadband as part of Government plans to level up internet access across the UK.


Homes and businesses in Derbyshire that currently have the slowest connections will be prioritised for the upgrade, helping boost broadband... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 10:26 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community, Derbyshire County Council

Afternoon Tea Dance

Afternoon Tea Dance

Are you or do you know a senior citizen living in Borrowash, Breaston, Draycott or Ockbrook?

Rotary Club of Church Wilne invite you to be their guest at their

AFTERNOON TEA DANCE

Saturday 4th September at Spondon Village Hall, Sitwell Street, Spondon DE21 7FG

14.00-16.00

This event is totally free

We can also arrange for you to be picked up, however please make your own way there if at all possible,

Please... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 13:07 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community

Derbyshire County Council Community News 07 2021

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.


Join thousands of other small businesses taking action on climate change by signing up to the SME Climate Commitment at the Government's business... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:09 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community, Derbyshire County Council

Derbyshire County Council Community News 07 2021

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

Tags: Community, Derbyshire County Council

Proms on the Pitch

This shows the poster advertising the event

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

Tags: Community

Community News 2021 06 - Derbyshire County Council

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

Tags: Community, Derbyshire County Council

Deans Drive Summer Inflatables

This shows a picture of an inflatable course as an example

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.

11.00-14.00

This is a FREE Ockbrook and Borrowash Parish Council event.

Posted: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 10:19 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community

The Queens Platinum Jubilee 2022

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 clerk@ockbrookandborrowashparishcouncil.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 May 2021 14:10 by Sarah Kitchener

Tags: Community