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Wirksworth Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

A neighbourhood planning referendum will be held for the Wirksworth Neighbourhood Plan on Thursday 7 May.

Charting course for Easter XPlorer challenge

Families are being urged to discover a fabulous challenge in Ashbourne and Darley Dale during the Easter school holidays...Read more

Our Illuminations set to burn brighter than ever!

Your District Council is lighting the touchpaper to ensure our 2015 Matlock Bath Illuminations season goes off with a ba...Read more

Community clear ups underway!

It was great to see the good people of Tissington leading the way as Community Clear Up Day activities got underway at t...Read more

New dog orders - list of sites

Your District Council has published a full list of sites affected by new dog orders that become law in public spaces acr...Read more

We introduce the Living Wage

The District Council is to introduce the Living Wage for all our employees from 1 April.

Flying the Commonwealth Flag

Derbyshire Dales District Council has joined in the 'Fly the Flag' tribute to Commonwealth Day.

Bake Off to find the Dales' tastiest town

Water will be a key ingredient - Carsington Water to be exact - as Fairtrade chefs battle it out to be the pride of the ...Read more

Free leisure access for women

Two national campaigns are being combined at our four leisure centres for a week from this Sunday (8 March) to offer a t...Read more

First steps to success for new walk project

There was a great turnout – and an age range of over 70 years – as your District Council joined forces with local GP...Read more

Spring clean appeal to Dales communities

Derbyshire Dales District Council is urging local businesses, parish councils and community sports and school groups to ...Read more

Upcycling charity celebrates £1,000 windfall

A Derbyshire Dales "upcycling" charity that gives a new lease of life to old furniture is celebrating after being awarde...Read more

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  • MAR30
    Monsal Trail Cycling (Women only) 30th March, 2015 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...
  • MAR31
    Wirksworth stall market 31st March, 2015 7:30 am - 4:00 pm The Market Place in Wirksworth is the venue for a busy local market. 2015 marks the 709 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...
  • MAR31
    Matlock stall market 31st March, 2015 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...