Feb 192018

PCC Dhindsa seeks views on policing, community safety and victim services in your local area as part of his #D383 tour of Derbyshire’s urban, suburban and rural communities.

This is your chance to engage with the Commissioner and an opportunity to influence local policing services.

WHEN Wednesday 28th February 10:15 to 11:00

WHERE Main Road area near Post Office and MAAZI Restaurant carpark HATHERSAGE

 February 19, 2018
Feb 192018

Can we make our annual plea to ask householders to make sure their hedges and bushes are trimmed back to within their boundary line, so they do not encroach on bordering paths and roads?
Hedges trimmed now will soon get new growth to fill in bare patches that may be left after cutting

 February 19, 2018
Feb 122018



 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that TWO CASUAL VACANCIES exists in the office of Councillor for the said Parish Council.

An election to fill the vacancy will be arranged on receipt of a valid request in writing from ten local government electors for the Parish/Parish Ward.

If no such request is made, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council.

Requests for such an election should be addressed to:

The Returning Officer,

Derbyshire Dales District Council,

Town Hall, Matlock,


DE4 3NN.

To arrive not later than Monday 5th March.

Date: 13/02/2018

 Signed: S C Wyatt. Clerk to the Parish Council

 February 12, 2018
Jan 302018

11p a week increase proposed for Dales services

Derbyshire Dales District Council proposes to increase its share of Council Tax bills by 2.99%, which would mean Dales households paying on average 11p more a week for District Council services in 2018/19.

The District Council, which collects Council Tax on behalf of all local authorities but only spends 12% of the total (Derbyshire County Council’s share is 71%), will be explaining at a series of community forums how we propose to provide services to local people at an average cost of just 56p a day – despite the continuing squeeze on finances.

Tonight’s forum at Matlock Town Hall starts at 7pm, and will be broadcast live on our YouTube channel.

Read more…

 January 30, 2018