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Parish Council meeting dates 2021

Approved meeting dates.

Posted: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 12:51 by Karen Howe

Tags: 2021, Meeting, Zoom

Denby Free School Foundation

A CHURCH EDUCATIONAL CHARITY FOUNDED IN 1728

The charity invites applications for funding from the following

  1. Persons under 25 who are resident in the Parish of Denby or who attended the Denby Free School for a minimum of two years may apply for financial assistance towards the cost of education by way of outfits, clothing, tools, instruments, books, and travel to prepare for entry into a profession,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 12:42 by Karen Howe

Tags: 2021, Charity, Denby Free School, Trustees

Food vouchers for Derbyshire children over Christmas

Food vouchers for Derbyshire children over Christmas

Food vouchers for Derbyshire children over Christmas

Derbyshire County Council will provide £30 food vouchers over the Christmas period to families of children who are eligible for benefits-related free school meals.

In addition the county council has extended the food voucher scheme to families of pre-school children, aged 2 to 4 years, who are suffering financial hardship and also young people... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 10:40 by Website Team

Tags: Community, Food Vouchers, News, Support

Census Job Vacancies 2021

Census Job Vacancies 2021

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is recruiting over 35,000 field staff to encourage householders to fill in their 2021 Census questionnaires and maximise response rates. As the public face of the census, field staff are essential to its success.

ONS is looking to recruit people with knowledge of the local area and who can relate to the communities within it. The hours are flexible and include... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 10:27 by Website Team

Tags: Alert, community news, jobs, public, vacancies

Parish Council support Denby Cricket Club

Recently, the Parish Council awarded a £550.00 Section 137 grant to Denby Cricket Club to support the clubs "Return to Cricket" programme.

The contribution with help refurbish existing nets, provide new netting, tension wires and rodent skirting.

Mick Glenn, Junior Co-ordinator shared,

As we come to the end of what has been a strange year Denby Cricket Club is reaching out to seek help for an important... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 09:24 by Karen Howe

Tags: Cricket, Funding

Grounds maintenance improvement undertaken at John Flamsteed Memorial Park

Grounds maintenance improvement undertaken at John Flamsteed Memorial Park

The Parish Council would like to thank Cllr Graham Middleton and his firm MB Landscaping and Paving for giving their time to cut back the Laurel hedge at John Flamsteed Memorial Park.

This improvement will allow better vision of the area to help reduce anti social behaviour.

Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 09:15 by Karen Howe

Tags: Improvements, JFMP

Community News - 26th November, 2020

Community News - 26th November, 2020

Tier 3 restrictions in Derbyshire

The national restrictions end on December 2nd and England will now move back into the previous tier system.

Regardless of what tier you're in shops, personal care, gyms and the wider leisure sector will re-open, but restrictions will be in place to help prevent the spread of the virus.

The Government has placed Derbyshire and Derby into Tier 3 (Very High) coronavirus... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 12:50 by Website Team

Tags: DCC, community news, local information, public

Denby Parish Councillors Remember

Denby Parish Councillors Remember

Although many ceremonies and services which were due to held on Remembrance Sunday (8 November) and Armistice Day (11 November) were cancelled following the government's announcement that the country would be moving into tighter restrictions.

On behalf of the Parish, Councillors, Matthew Waterfall and Graham Middleton paid tribute to the fallen in a safe wreath laying service.

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 12:51 by Karen Howe

Tags: 2020, Remembrance

Derbyshire County Council - Mobile library routes

Derbyshire library service would like to promote the mobile library service. Denby will be visited once every four weeks and the mobile libraries offer a range of services for everyone including fiction and non-fiction books for adults and children, large print books, books on tape and books on CD as well as a selection of local studies books and information.

The mobile libraries have a lift for wheelchair... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 12:21 by Karen Howe

Tags: DCC, library

The Spinney - annual maintenance undertaken

The Spinney - annual maintenance undertaken

Working in partnership with Denby Footpaths Group, the Parish Council are pleased to report that the necessary annual maintenance has been carried out.

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 14:56 by Karen Howe

Tags: 2020, Spinney

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