The Church is suffering structural damage, which could be as a result of coal mining activity. We have been asked to publish the following:St Mary's Church – Historical Coal Mining Subsidence Claims.We are interested to find out who in the village has had a successful compensation claim for mining subsidence with the Coal Board or Coal Authority and what year the claim took place; especially... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 May 2021 12:26 by Kath Gruber
Since this opportunity was advertised it has been highlighted that the map is out of date and doesn't show a housing development by the land a few years ago.
Please contact the Parish Clerk for an updated image of the land that is available to rent.
Applications are sought from interested parties making offer upwards of £1000 for rental per annum
Please contact the Parish Clerk, in confidence, stating... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 07 May 2021 17:10 by Kath Gruber
Children from Park House Primary School found tools - a knife, trowel and hammer - at the recreation ground.
Fortunately the children were very sensible and immediately highlighted this to a responsible adult and the school. The police have also been made aware.
The Parish Council asks that all visitors to our local parks be vigilant and politely requests people not to leave their belongings behind
Posted: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 09:47 by Kath Gruber
St Mary's Church are planning a village Easter Trail around the village after the success of our Christmas Nativity trail. This time it will be the Easter story divided into 10 sections, which are each told on a poster, in the form of Easter eggs. The trail will be available for children to follow during the Easter holidays
Posters will be going up soon around the village so look out for them.
Dates... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Mar 2021 15:30 by Kath Gruber
Derbyshire Home from Hospital Service is available to anyone who lives in Derbyshire) or is registered with a GP in Derbyshire and has limited support from family or friends.
The service offers the following help:
- Undertaking simple shopping
- Making sure the home environment is warm and comfortable.
- Arranging for key safes to be fitted and community alarm or telecare systems to be provided if needed.
- Supporting... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 13:20 by Kath Gruber
The Office for National Statistics will shortly be carrying out the Census 2021 across England and Wales. Census Day is Sunday 21st March. After this day, in your authority, census officers will be:
- knocking on doors following up non-responders
- helping the public with queries
From 22nd March 2021 our field census officers will be working across England and Wales. We have recruited around 29000 members... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 17:37 by Kath Gruber
North East Derbyshire Council today announced new household recycling collection arrangements. These have been implemented on an emergency basis as the Council's former recycling contractor has gone into administration.
The Council has therefore moved to in-house recycling collection arrangements and is aiming to maintain services and minimise disruption as far as possible.
Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 10:31 by Kath Gruber
People living in the NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE areas are being invited to meet Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa in a special virtual event to discuss crime and policing.
The Commissioner will shine a spotlight on the work he is undertaking to improve safety for local people and highlight some of the key achievements over the past 12 months.
The virtual event, which is free, will take... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 10:07 by Kath Gruber
Made Redundant? - Lost Your Job? - Need Help?
At some point the Chancellor may announce an end to the furlough scheme. The present scheme that has been extended a number of times is due to finish on 30th April 2021. This scheme has been a lifeline for many workers during the pandemic. When this financial support comes to an end it is expected that unemployment will rocket with businesses trimming their... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Feb 2021 13:49 by Kath Gruber
North East Derbyshire residents are being asked to come for a coronavirus test as part of the county council's targeted community testing programme. The testing centre is at the Clay Cross Social Centre on Market Street, Clay Cross, S45 9JE and is open every day from 9am to 7pm.
One in three people who have the virus don't have any symptoms, so everyone is invited to come along and get a test to protect... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Feb 2021 11:39 by Kath Gruber