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Seven-up for District Council's top-rated Hall Leys Park

It's seven-up for the District Council's Hall Leys Park in Matlock, which this week confirmed its status as one of the v...Read more

Ashbourne Leisure Centre fire

A fire at our Ashbourne Leisure Centre late on Saturday night means the pool is closed while a damage investigation take...Read more

Bakewell splash pad decision

At last night's full Council meeting, Councillors voted and agreed to revert to the original 7-days-a-week operatin...Read more

Bridge waits 127 years for first official ceremony

The reopening of Matlock Bath's Jubilee Bridge today (Wednesday 23 July) seems certain to be the first time any official...Read more

Our Commonwealth Games curtain raiser

The sun shone on more than 500 fun-seekers at a Carsington Water curtain-raiser to the Commonwealth Games on Sunday (20 ...Read more

Cash boost for civic year charities

The Derbyshire Dales' former civic chairman Councillor Peter Slack has left a lasting legacy of his year in office.

Back-in-time Jubilee Bridge reopens this week

Matlock Bath's Jubilee Bridge will re-open on Wednesday (23 July) exactly the way it looked when first opened in 1887 to...Read more

Confusion over Bakewell Pool

Confusion has arisen following a review of the way we manage our leisure operation, which has identified numerous workab...Read more

Does StarDisc get your vote?

A Wirksworth artwork described as a "21st century" stone circle" has reached the final of the 2014 National Lottery Awar...Read more

Huge crowds cheer the Queen

The sun shone as Matlock turned out in huge numbers to welcome Her Majesty the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh off the 1...Read more

Strike action - our services

Derbyshire Dales District Council is not anticipating a major impact on its services as a result of strike action today ...Read more

Royal route confirmed

Buckingham Palace have confirmed the route the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh will be taking tomorrow (Thursday 10 July) on...Read more

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    Wirksworth stall market 29th July, 2014 7:30 am - 4:00 pm The Market Place in Wirksworth is the venue for a busy local market. 2014 marks the 708 year anniversary of the market in the town. Markets have a character and atmosphere that makes them a unique shopping experience - our indoor and outdoor mark...
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    Matlock stall market 29th July, 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...
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    Back 2 Netball 29th July, 2014 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Arc Netball welcome new members to come along and have a try at their Back 2 Netball session which takes place on Tuesday evenings 5 – 6pm at Arc Leisure Matlock. It doesn't matter if you haven't played for years or are a complete beginner, it'...