Author: Parish Clerk
1. Who is on the top of the buttercross/bartercross?
Madonna and child, Mary and Jesus.
2. Sit and rest a while here by courtesy of whom?
3. What can you tell us about John Allsop?
He was a Gunner, in the Royal Field Artillery and gave his life in the 1914-18 War
4. What species is it?
5. Take a guess at its age?
A tree surgeon said 600 years, the Church's Architect said 1000... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 16:44 by Parish Clerk
COMMUNITY JUBILEE TREASURE TRAIL
FRIDAY JUNE 24TH FROM 6PM, START AND FINISH
AT MORLEY RETREAT, CHURCH LANE,MORLEY. Route approx a mile and a half (with a stile)
Entry £2 per adult, children free ( includes refreshments) Cash Prizes
EVENT SPONSORED BY MORLEY PARISH COUNCIL
Posted: Sun, 19 Jun 2022 13:49 by Parish Clerk
There is a long and unbroken tradition in our country of celebrating Royal Jubilees, Weddings and Coronations with the lighting of beacons and Erewash has been taking part since 2002 by lighting beacons for Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth's Golden and Diamond Jubilees as well as her 90th Birthday.
As you will be aware the Platinum Jubilee celebrations commence on Thursday, 2 June and I am writing to let... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 May 2022 07:21 by Parish Clerk
12 May – Community News from Derbyshire County Council – Decision on homes for older people,, free second-hand office furniture for community groups, Shine a Light returns to local landmarks, Public Involvement fund, Mental health awareness week, countryside safety (govdelivery.com)
Posted: Thu, 12 May 2022 12:46 by Parish Clerk
We are contacting you regarding the above as a consequence of your status as either a Specific or General Consultation Body as per the Local Planning regulations. This email is to notify you of Erewash's Borough Council's progress in reviewing its Core Strategy Local Plan document.
At the Full Council meeting held on Thursday 3rd March, Erewash councillors approved an eight-week consultation on the... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Mar 2022 15:37 by Parish Clerk
1 March – Community News from Derbyshire County Council – flood hardship fund, landslips damage to county roads, Food Waste Action Week,
Posted: Tue, 01 Mar 2022 15:18 by Parish Clerk
Help make sure your residents views are fully represented by Derbyshire Police
Derbyshire is a hugely diverse County. Different areas require a different approach to policing and will have different priorities. The needs of residents in Derbyshire Dales will not be the same as those in Derby City.
It's important to me as Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner that the priorities I set for policing,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Feb 2022 18:15 by Parish Clerk
Protect Yourself Online
Whether you are a child, a parent / carer or an older adult, if you use a device to go online you could be a target for fraudsters. Luckily, there is a wealth of very useful information available for you to reduce the risk of you being a target.
- Protect your device – ensure the latest updates are installed as this helps to prevent it being vulnerable
- Don't use the same password... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Feb 2022 14:54 by Parish Clerk
Did you know there is a local team that works to tackle different types of crime, anti-social behaviour and community concerns within your area?
These areas of work are known as Community Safety and the district has a local Community Safety Partnership who are responsible for actions and support to tackle these. The team, based at Erewash Borough Council, works closely with organisations to tackle the different concerns local communities might have. They are able to support you by providing advice on a wide range of areas including:
- ASB, both... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Feb 2022 14:51 by Parish Clerk
If you're a Derbyshire resident struggling to get to your COVID-19 vaccination appointment then you can now book a free return journey to help you attend.
If you don't have your own transport, and you can't use public transport, then Derbyshire County Council's Active Travel team can help you with door to door transport to and from your vaccination appointment.
The parent or carer of the person attending... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Jan 2022 15:53 by Parish Clerk