Author: Sabrina Doherty


Hello, I'm Dean Wallace, Director of Public Health for Derbyshire.

It's my job to protect the health of Derbyshire people and a huge part of mine, and my team's work, is to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in our communities.

Despite all of our best efforts in sticking to the rules and doing the right thing, confirmed cases continue to rise across the county as they are nationally.

The Borough of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:14 by Sabrina Doherty

Tags: Coronavirus, News Update

Autumn Walks

Image of woodland walk in autumn

Walks in Amber Valley and Erewash in Derbyshire

Autumn Footprints are promoting their walks again this year. Unfortunately Covid-19 has stopped most of their plans, however, they want you this September to discover with your family/friends the great range of local walks in Amber Valley and Erewash which have been produced over the last 20 years.

Walking is very good for both mental and physical health... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Sep 2020 11:18 by Sabrina Doherty

Tags: Autumn Activities, Health And Fitness, Walks

Mobile Testing Unit for Coronavirus in Ilkeston this weekend

A pop-up drive-through coronavirus testing site will be in place in Ilkeston town centre this week from Friday 14 August to Monday 17 August 2020.

It follows an appeal by Dean Wallace, Director of Public Health for Derbyshire, for anyone who lives or socialises in Ilkeston and has coronavirus symptoms to get tested after four people who visited some of the town's pubs on Friday 31 July and Saturday... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 23:07 by Sabrina Doherty

Tags: News, coronavirus

Derbyshire County Council Community News

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

17 June 2020

Be a safe shopper

Shops and markets have started to re-open this week and we're working with other councils to make changes to town centres to make them safer.

Some roads are being closed or made one way so that we can make pavements wider. We may also be taking out some on-street car parking bays to help with social... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 20:57 by Sabrina Doherty

Tags: News

Notice of public rights and publication of Annual Governance & Accountability Return (Exempt Authority)

Following the close of the 2019-20 financial year the Council has a duty to publish its Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) for public inspection.

If you would like to review the Council's finances then please get in touch with the Clerk to arrange to view the documents.

Posted: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 13:28 by Sabrina Doherty

Tags: Finance & Audit

Reporting of HGV's in Stanton-by-Dale.

To report HGV contraventions in the village, please copy and paste the link below onto your browser:

Posted: Fri, 06 Dec 2019 11:16 by Sabrina Doherty

Tags: News

Mobile Library

The mobile library will be at Middlemore Cottages from 1.00pm until 1.20pm on Friday 14th February and 30th March, 11thMay and 5th June 2020 and on Dale Road from 1.35pm until 1.50pm on the same dates.

Posted: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:38 by Sabrina Doherty

Tags: News