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.

Winter advice

We want to make sure you stay safe and well this winter and now is a good time to think about what winter weather preparations you, your family and community may need to make.

Keep up-to-date




Clearing snow and ice yourself

School closures


Power cuts

Protecting your home & staying warm

Water pipes

All pipework within your home and business boundary is your responsibility, so it's really worth protecting to avoid problems during the cold weather.

Heating and insulation

Health & security

  • NHS - Top tips on keeping fit and healthy, including advice on beating the flu
  • Derbyshire Police - Make sure you've taken steps to protect yourself and your property