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Notice of Derbyshire County Councils Emergency Temporary Road Closure


Ticknall Lane, in its entirety, Ryknield Hill, between its junctions with Ticknall Lane and Sapphire Drive.


15th September 2020 to 16th September 2020 (09:30 - 15:00 daily)


To facilitate felling of dangerous tree.

Alternative route:

Ryknield Road, Chapel Street, Highfield Road, A609 Bywell Lane, B6179 Derby Road, Ryknield Hill and vice versa.

Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 13:06 by Karen Howe

Tags: DCC. Highways

Autumn Footprints

Unlike in previous years Amber Valley Borough Council are not able to offer the guided walks booklets.

However, this year they are promoting the wonderful walks in Amber Valley & Erewash between 12th to 27th September on their website.

Posted: Wed, 09 Sep 2020 13:13 by Karen Howe

Tags: AVBC, Autumn Footprints, Events

Revised parish meeting dates 2020


Until further notice, Parish Council Meetings will be held remotely on the second Monday of the month, unless otherwise stated.

Members of the public and press have a right to attend the 'remote meeting'. For security reasons, should you wish to attend, please contact the clerk to ensure that adequate provision is available.

Posted: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 11:45 by Karen Howe

Tags: 2020, Council Meeting

Community New - August 2020

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Do your bit to help stop the spread

We're urging residents to enjoy summer safely by leaving their contact details when visiting social places.

By doing so you're supporting NHS Test and Trace which means you'll be contacted if someone on the premises tests positive for coronavirus.

When sharing your details make sure you share them fully and clearly,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 11:57 by Website Team

Tags: Community News, Information, Public

Temporary Road Closure - Ticknall Lane, Denby

Proposed road closure for Ticknall Lane, Denby

Posted: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 10:21 by Karen Howe

Tags: Closure, DCC, Road

Action Fraud Scam Alert

Action Fraud Scam Alert

ALERT: We are aware of a new scam circulating where criminals are contacting victims claiming to be from Action Fraud. If you receive a call from someone claiming to be from Action Fraud or an automated message asking if you wish to speak with an adviser, hang up immediately. Phone numbers are easily spoofed by criminals too, so don't assume it's genuine if asked to check the number. Always verify... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 14:28 by Website Team

Tags: Action Fraud, Community Information, Crime, Police

Scam targeting Amber Valley Borough Residents

Received from Amber Valley Borough Council.

We have been made aware of a potential fraud targeting Amber Valley residents claiming to be from Amber Valley Borough Council.

Residents have reported that they have received a standing order form through the post from the council requesting their bank account details.

The council would not usually send a standing order form.

If you receive any form through... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 15:04 by Karen Howe

Tags: 2020, AVBC, Scam

Scam Awareness During the Pandemic

Scam Awareness During the Pandemic

Scams during lockdown are becoming increasingly common and sophisticated, and they can affect anyone. Becoming a victim can have a serious effect on your physical and mental health, as well as your finances.

To report scams and fraud visit the force's website

For victim services visit

The Commissioner's low resolution video is... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 11:24 by Website Team

Tags: Cyber Security, Scams, Technical Help

Community News - July 2020

Community News - July 2020

Information for local groups, societies, clubs, parish and town councils

16 July 2020

Help keep our roads safe

We've seen a rise in dangerous parking by visitors to several popular locations across the county since the start of the pandemic.

To help keep motorists, cyclists and pedestrians safe, we're painting double yellow lines on roads around Carsington Reservoir, Foremark Reservoir, Ladybower Reservoir... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 11:07 by Website Team

Tags: DCC, community news, information, public

Denby Free School - Arts Week - The Natural World

Denby Free School - Arts Week - The Natural World

Denby Free School are working towards gaining a Arts Mark award for the school.

Staff, children and members of the local community were asked to paint a stone to help create a 'stone snake' on the pavement outside the school.

On behalf of the Parish Council Cllr Ian Mosley kindly designed this lovely stone.

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 14:41 by Karen Howe

Tags: Arts, School

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