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Applications invited for Sportivate funding

Your District Council is co-ordinating the Sportivate funding pot for sports clubs and groups throughout district.

7-up for free parking again this Christmas

For the seventh year in a row, your District Council is encouraging people to shop locally this Christmas by introducing...Read more

Have your say on dog orders plan

You have an opportunity to have your say on proposed dog orders which could become law in public spaces across the Derby...Read more

Deadline approaching on development sites consultation

The deadline is approaching for local people to have their say on additional land your District Council has to identify ...Read more

Cycling moves up a gear in the Dales

The Derbyshire Dales' growing reputation as one of the best cycling areas in the UK is moving up another gear with the a...Read more

2014 Illuminations no burden to Dales tax payers

Matlock Bath Illuminations - one of the region's top annual visitor attractions - has once again proved no burden to loc...Read more

Helping local people STAY local

Helping local people to STAY local continues to be the top priority identified by you, the people of the Derbyshire Dale...Read more

Funding boost for local church

The District Council's Village Hall grant scheme has helped to create a sustainable energy system at Shirley Parish Chur...Read more

Registered bonfires 2014

Along with other partner agencies, we operate a voluntary Bonfire and Firework Safety registration scheme for Bonfire Ni...Read more

Trick or Treat?

The majority of parents and young people enjoy Halloween in good spirit when 'trick or treating'. Although it is a great...Read more

Local views invited on Wirksworth Neighbourhood Plan

Local views are being invited after Wirksworth submitted its draft Neighbourhood Plan to Derbyshire Dales District Counc...Read more

One year on – Dales sports clubs are winners

Clubs across the Derbyshire Dales are winners on and off the field of play after taking advantage of a new advice scheme...Read more

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  • NOV26
    Matlock Market 26th November, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Peak Head, near Crown Square, is the venue every Wednesday from 9am to 4pm for 26 stalls offering a wonderful range of products. The market stalls have been carefully planned to offer a wide and interesting range of goods and products. There will...
  • NOV26
    Monsal Trail Cycling 26th November, 2014 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm The beautiful Monsal Trail is the backdrop for the cycling initiative. Suitable for beginners, the initiative, organised by us with partners Monsal Trail Cycle Hire. The regular Wednesday led rides on the Monsal Trail operates from 10am to 11am a...
  • NOV27
    Ashbourne stall market 27th November, 2014 7:30 am - 4:00 pm Ashbourne's cobbled Market Place is the venue for this twice-weekly market. Coach and car parking facilities are situated within easy reach of the town centre and the bus station is also close by. Markets have a character and atmosphere that mak...