Dale Abbey Parish Council

Serving the people of Dale Abbey

Clerk: Laura Storey
PO Box 8108

Tel: 07810 717534

Author: Laura Storey

Speedwatch Training/Update

Volunteers are welcome to join the Speedwatch Training/update meeting. To be held at Carpenters View The Village Dale Abbey 7.30 pm Thursday 23 January

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:30 by Laura Storey

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We currently have a vacancy for the Village Ward 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.

The position is unpaid and includes approximately 11 meetings a year, depending on the level of involvement.... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 19 Jan 2020 07:47 by Laura Storey

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How to report Crime or Incidents

Any crimes or incidents need to be reported via the correct channels so is logged and if necessary investigated (not all crimes come to SNT). We see all the crimes so there is no requirement to CC individual officers into any email chains.

Please note the correct way to report crimes or incidents is as below:-

• Facebook – send us a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary

• Twitter... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 01 Dec 2019 09:34 by Laura Storey

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What to do in case of flooding


Flooding can ruin people's lives and homes and is one of the most devastating natural acts that can occur. Many people live in flood risk areas and here we provide information on preparing for a flood, where help is available from and also on cleaning up after the event. If you live along a riverbank there is always the possibility that... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 30 Nov 2019 10:53 by Laura Storey

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Erewash Community Transport Ltd. Dial-a-Bus Service

What is Dial-a-Bus? Dial-a-Bus is a transport service, specifically designed for older and/or less able people to do their grocery shopping.

It assists with integrated and independent living within the community and can be used by anyone living in Erewash who is unable to easily access regular public transport services (or for whom, public transport is limited or unavailable) for reasons of age, infirmity... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 03 Nov 2019 18:58 by Laura Storey

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Christmas light switch ons

The Christmas light switch ons will take place on Tuesday 3 December at Kirk Hallam and Thursday 5 December at Dale Abbey from approximately 6.30 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend. Music will be provided by Ilkeston Brass, the Mayor of Erewash Sue Beardsley and Reverend Christine French will be attendance.

Posted: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 08:50 by Laura Storey

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Free Walking Festival in Amber Valley and Erewash 14 - 29 September 2019

This is a free Walking Festival led by volunteers.

This year's free Autumn Footprints Walking Festival (Amber Valley and Erewash, Derbyshire) is taking place 14-29 September - we do hope you will join us again this year. There are 42 walks this year - with something for everyone.

Please see the link to our website - you can click on each day to see the walks on offer or alternatively download the whole... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 16:42 by Laura Storey

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Accident reporting A6096

For some time now your Parish Council have become increasingly concerned about road safety along the section of the A6096, top road, that runs through our Parish.

Some time ago Derbyshire County Council Highways Department changed the configuration of the white lines at the Cat & Fiddle Lane junction, which in our opinion made the junction more dangerous than it was previously.

Road traffic accidents... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 18:06 by Laura Storey

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