Bin collections and opening times: View our bin collection arrangements over the Christmas and New Year period along with leisure centre and Town Hall opening times.

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It's National Defrost Your Turkey Day!

To help people stay safe during this festive season, we're supporting the Food Standards Agency (FSA) on National Defros...Read more

New homes at Poppy Fields are built to last and remember

A £4.2 million new affordable housing development by Waterloo Housing Group, in partnership with Derbyshire Dales Distr...Read more

Community crèche idea to be explored

A crèche facility could continue at our Ashbourne Leisure Centre - provided by the local community.

Policy reforms to hit future affordable housing provision

The Leader of the District Council has spoken out against central government planning policy reforms that will reduce th...Read more

100th member for healthy food choices scheme

The Derbyshire Dales has hosted a special event in the continuing success of the countywide Heart of Derbyshire scheme, ...Read more

Benefits cheat dishonestly claimed almost £12,000

A benefits cheat who dishonestly claimed almost £12,000 from Derbyshire Dales District Council has received a 16-week j...Read more

Healthy future ahead for Ashbourne Leisure Centre

A healthy future beckons for our Ashbourne Leisure Centre after the ribbon was cut on a £60,000 upgrade of the fitness ...Read more

Christmas and New Year bin collections

Usual waste and recycling collection days will change for Derbyshire Dales residents over the Christmas and New Year ban...Read more

We're getting behind Small Business Saturday – are you?

Small Business Saturday UK comes to the Derbyshire Dales this Saturday (6 December) - and we're backing the national cam...Read more

Our Ashbourne fitness suite reopens 1 December

A £60,000 upgrade of the fitness suite at our Ashbourne Leisure Centre is to be unveiled on schedule.

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

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  • DEC22
    Bakewell stall market 22nd December, 2014 7:30 am - 4:00 pm Bakewell has had a market since 1330. The town's Livestock and Stall Markets continue to attract tourists and visitors, as well as providing an essential service to the local community. Ample car and coach parking is available at the Agricultural...
  • DEC22
    Monsal Trail Cycling (Women only) 22nd December, 2014 10:00 am - 11:00 am The beautiful Monsal Trail is the backdrop for the cycling initiative that focuses on women. Suitable for beginners, the initiative, organised by us with partners Monsal Trail Cycle Hire and Breeze. The regular Monday led rides on the Monsal Trai...
  • DEC23
    Matlock stall market 23rd December, 2014 7:30 am - 4:00 pm Matlock's Market Hall is open on Tuesdays and Fridays, with some of the fresh produce 'cabin' stalls remaining open throughout the week, including Saturdays. Car parking is available in the town and there is a bus stop next to the Market Hall. Ma...