We want to keep you informed about the community testing programme in your area and hope that you can help to spread the word through your communication channels and other contacts please.
Erewash residents are being asked to come for a coronavirus test as part of the county council's targeted community testing programme. Our testing centre is at The West Park Leisure Centre on Wilsthorpe Road in Long... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 09:13 by Parish Clerk
Would you like to make a difference to your local community?
We currently have a PARISH COUNCILLOR VACANCY that we are looking to fill by co-option. We invite anyone who is interested in being considered to notify the clerk via e-mail or post. In particular we would like to hear of any specific skills or interests that you believe would benefit our group. If you would like an informal discussion with... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 20:04 by Parish Clerk
Even before Covid-19 arrived Census 2021 was planned to be a Digital First Census with most people completing the form online. ONS now has no expectation that it will be possible to provide face-to-face help to people to complete Census forms. Census Support Centres cannot at this time be classed as an "essential" service. Census Support Centre staff will not be able to support residents complete their... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 07:18 by Parish Clerk
New local health apps library to manage your health and wellbeing from home manage your health and wellbeing from home
Online and digital health and wellbeing services have seen a huge boom in recent years but with thousands of apps out there it can be hard to know what is trustworthy.
That's why Derbyshire County Council has been working in partnership with The Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps (ORCHA) to develop a new digital apps library.
Health and care professionals and Derbyshire residents can... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 12:40 by Parish Clerk
We are all leading very busy lives at the minute, and we understand that many people don't have the time to wait on the telephone in a queue.
We are therefore increasing our ability to deal with your non-urgent issues online.
You are now able to send us a message to make a report or ask a question, go back to your busy day or night, and we will call you back.
To contact us online, please use our social... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 12:04 by Parish Clerk
People are being invited to meet Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa in a special virtual event to discuss crime and policing.
The Commissioner will shine a spotlight on the work he is undertaking to improve safety for local people and highlight some of the key achievements over the past 12 months.
The virtual event, which is free, will take place on Wednesday 17th February between... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 18:07 by Parish Clerk
WHEN: 30th March 2021 to 1st April 2021. WHERE: Brick Kiln Lane, Morley between its junctions with A608 Main Road and Primrose Drive. REASON: To facilitate new water connection. ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: Quarry Road, Moor Road, Church Lane, Brookside Road, A608 Mansfield Road / Main Road and vice versa. Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably possible, on the affected length of road. The road will... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 13:52 by Parish Clerk
Derbyshire County Council is launching a new campaign aiming to help people get the facts about coronavirus.
There's lots of misleading information circulating on social media and in the news, leading people to wonder what is true and what is not.
The new campaign 'Covid 19. Get the Facts' provides trusted, professionally sourced information about some of the main issues people may have questions about.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 13:36 by Parish Clerk
A booklet to increase safety in rural areas has been launched in Derbyshire.
A booklet which gives advice on a range of issues such as theft, fire and personal safety has been launched in a bid to target countryside crime and emergencies in Derbyshire.
The Derbyshire Rural Safety and Crime Prevention Guide has come about through a collaboration between Derbyshire Constabulary, Derbyshire Police and Crime... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:15 by Parish Clerk
The Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership have commissioned Agilysis and Traject (two consultancies specialising in road safety research and delivery) to undertake a full review of the structure, strategy and delivery of road safety in Derbyshire. Part of the research is to understand the community perspective, and to this end are asking councillors (and others) to complete a survey before 31st... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 08:12 by Parish Clerk