Clerk/RFO:
Mr Phillip Woodward
33 Allendale Road
Wingerworth
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S42 6PX

Tel: 07565158963

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Mon, 04 Feb 2019 18:30

Council Meeting

Latest News

Newsletter - Winter 2018

The parish council newsletter - Issue 25, Winter 2018 is now published.

Posted: Thu, 20 Dec 2018 14:34 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: Newsletter

COUNCIL REGRETS BOWLS CLUB'S CLOSURE

The Parish Council was very sorry to hear the news that Pilsley Bowls Club, at its annual general meeting, had taken the decision to close down.

The Club's Chairman, Jonathan Hayes telephoned the Parish Council Chairman and the Parish Clerk to give them the news and to explain the reason for the Club's decision, which is basically that with its declining membership it is not financially viable to continue.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:07 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Sports Clubs

PROPOSALS FOR THE PARISH PRECEPT - 2019/20

The Parish Council at its meeting on 3rd December 2018 considered options for the 2019/20 parish precept and agreed (provisionally) to increase it by 3%, i.e. from £97,078 to £99,990.However as the support grant which we receive from North East Derbyshire District Council will be reduced from £5,501 to £2,751 (and will disappear altogether in the following year) the increase... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:30 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: Council Tax, Precept

St Mary's Church - December Services

St Mary's Church have asked if we can post details of their services during December - everyone will be made very welcome:-

16th December - 6pm Carol Service.

Sing your favourite carols and hear the Christmas Story

22nd December - 7pm Carols on the Green.

Join us on the Green to sing carols and enjoy refreshments. Wrap up warm!

Christmas Eve - 4pm Crib Service

Calling all angels, shepherds and wise men!... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:21 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Christmas Services

PARISH COUNCIL CHRISTMAS CAROL CONCERT

The Chairman of the Parish Council would like to invite villagers to the annual Christmas Carol Concert to be held at the Village Hall, Pear Tree Road, on Wednesday, 12th December 2018 at 7.30pm. The concert will feature music provided by Shirland Brass Band.

Admission is free and children are welcome.

Come and see if you can still hit the high notes and please mention this to any friends, family or... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 01 Dec 2018 16:50 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: Christmas Carol Concert, News

GRANT BOOST FOR PAVILION PROJECT

Thanks to a personal intervention from a member of the House of Lords, Pilsley Parish Council has been offered a grant of £40,000 by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) towards the costs of its new sports pavilion, which is presently in the course of erection and expected to be completed by around February 2019.

The Parish Council applied for a grant from the ECB about a year ago but after... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 16:48 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, New Pavilion, Sports Clubs

CUPPA WITH A COPPER

The next open meeting session with our Neighbourhood Policing Team will be held in the St Mary's Centre on Church Street on Thursday 29th November between 09:30 - 10:30.

Everyone is welcome.

Posted: Thu, 22 Nov 2018 17:38 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: Police, Neighbourhood Watch

PUTTING TOGETHER PILSLEY'S PAST

Would you like to contribute towards a study of Pilsley's history?

Efforts are being made to establish a local history group which it is hoped will be able to piece together a reasonably comprehensive picture of the Village's past

The group is likely to focus initially on the World War One period (which is fairly fresh in peoples' minds in this centenary year of the end of the war) and the role which... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 14:18 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Local History

Good Progress at New Pavilion

Good Progress at New Pavilion

Good progress is being made on the construction of the new sports pavilion, with the majority of the external and internal walls now up at roof level.

We expect the roof to be fitted in the next two weeks and that the structure will soon be weather-proof to allow the start of the internal fit-out.

Posted: Sun, 18 Nov 2018 16:15 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: New Pavilion, Sports Clubs, Village Facillities

Public Meeting - Operation of New Sports Pavilion

A public meeting is to be held on Thursday 15th November at 6.30pm in the Village Hall on Pear Tree Road to consider the management & operation of the new sports pavilion.

The parish council is looking to set up a voluntary management committee (in the same way that the village hall is now run) to ensure that the village gets the most it can from the new opportunities presented to the community... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:04 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: Public Meeting, Activities for Young People, New Pavilion, Sports Clubs, Health & Wellbeing

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