A vacancy has arisen for a Councillor with the parish council following the resignation of Cllr. Angela Lowe last month.
A formal notice has been posted in the parish to invite candidates for election but no-one has responded to this and the parish council is now able to co-opt a new member.
If you are interested in getting involved as a parish councillor and helping to decide how local services are developed and what.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:17 by Phillip Woodward
On Saturday 1st April the parish council will be handing over the management and operation of the village hall to a new charity.
The Pilsley Village Hall Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIOI) has been established by a group of local volunteers who responded to the parish council's consultation last year about the future of the village hall.
For a number of years the village hall had been losing money.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:21 by Phillip Woodward
Following a number of vehicle break-ins during the week in Morton, Shirland and Stonebroom the police have issued the attached advice to residents in the area.
Posted: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 12:09 by Phillip Woodward
The CCTV system, which was first installed in the village in 2009 and extended in 2012, has recently been upgraded to take advantage of today's modern technology.
The intention of the scheme is to help the Council and Police identify persons responsible for anti-social or criminal behaviour in this area in order to take appropriate action and also to provide a measure of security for persons living in the area.. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:02 by Phillip Woodward
A vacancy for a councillor has arisen following the resignation of Councillor Angela Lowe.
The formal notice giving details of how the vacancy can be filled is attached - any 10 electors from the current register of electors for Pilsley can request that an election be held to fill the vacancy.
If no such request is made within 14 days the council may co-opt a person to fill the vacancy.
Posted: Mon, 13 Mar 2017 11:49 by Phillip Woodward
Spring 2017 Newsletter
Posted: Thu, 02 Mar 2017 11:51 by Phillip Woodward
A cleaner / caretaker is required from 1st April 2017 by the new Village Hall Management Committee to undertake cleaning and some caretaking duties at Pilsley Village Hall.
Initially 6-8 hours per week but further hours may be agreed by negotiation.
For more information contact Helen on 07496 882555.
Posted: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:37 by Phillip Woodward
Today's high winds associated with Storm Doris have forced the closure of a footpath next to Pilsley Primary School as a result of the roof of a nearby sports hall being blown off.
Derbyshire County Council will endeavour to re-open the path as soon as possible when it is safe for pedestrians.
Posted: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:27 by Phillip Woodward
Residents of Pilsley and the surrounding areas are being asked to complete a survey on the provision of Childminding facilities in the area. This can be viewed by going to the Parish Council's Facebook page and looking at the recent 'visitor post' dated 23.02.17 by Shona Wragg which has a link to the survey.
The council is encouraging people to complete the survey as being of community interest, but stresses that.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:36 by Phillip Woodward
The Hardwick 10k Road race will be run again this year on Thursday, 20th July 2017, starting from Station Road, outside the Primary School, at 7.30pm.
This year there will be a field of 500 runners. Please make a note in your diaries! There will be more details on the Hardwick Road Race Facebook Page and the Parish Council's website as planning progresses.
In this connection the Race Organisers have asked.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:51 by Phillip Woodward