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IMPORTANT PUBLIC MEETING - 23 SEPTEMBER 2022

PUBLIC MEETING

  • SAFETY CONCERNS ALONG THE A632 IN ASHOVER PARISH
  • POLLUTION OF THE RIVER AMBER

THE BASSETT ROOMS, CHURCH STREET, ASHOVER, CHESTERFIELD S45 0AB

5.30pm to 7.30pm FRIDAY 23 SEPTEMBER 2022.

Ashover Parish Council has arranged this public meeting to give members of the public an opportunity to express their opinion on safety concerns along the A632 in Ashover Parish and also concerns regarding... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 10:24 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Consultation, Press Releases

WhatsApp scam costs victims £1.5 million

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) is warning the public about the continued increase in reports about scams where victims are targeted on WhatsApp by criminals pretending to be someone they know – typically their children.

Between 3rd February 2022 and 21st June 2022, there have been a total of 1235 reports made to Action Fraud linked to this scam, with total reported losses exceeding... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 10:43 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Crime & Disorder, Press Releases

Road Closure - The Hay

Please find details of the proposed road closure for The Hay, Ashover.

You can view the order on this link https://one.network/?tm=129624507

For any queries please email david.nicholson@derbyshire.gov.uk

Posted: Wed, 13 Jul 2022 12:10 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Press Releases

Over 12 million suspicious emails reported by the public...

What is phishing and how does it work?

You wouldn't let a thief enter your home, but what if the thief was masquerading as someone familiar, such as a postman, and tricked you into opening the door? Phishing works in a similar way - criminals impersonate trusted organisations by creating legitimate-looking messages and websites in order to trick people into opening the doors to their personal information.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2022 13:29 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Crime & Disorder, Press Releases

New E-bike Holiday Hire Service

New e-bike holiday hire service offers environmentally-friendly trips for tourists in Derbyshire and will raise vital funds for local charity

Holidaymakersin Derbyshire will get to experience the countryside in an exciting, environmentally-friendly waythis summer, as Peaks & Dales E-Bike Holiday Hire launches for the public.

Operated by Matlock-based charity Rural Action Derbyshire, this brand-new... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jul 2022 15:36 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Press Releases

Telephone Scams - Be Vigilant

Elderly and vulnerable people are being urged to be vigilant after reports of telephone scams in Derbyshire.

Derbyshire County Council said residents had reported unsolicited calls claiming to be from a community alarm company.

Scammers are asking for a payment, telling people their existing alarm company has gone bust and they have taken over the contract.

Some people have been told alarms will be disconnected... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jul 2022 15:33 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Crime & Disorder, Press Releases

Road Closure - Brockhurst

Please find details of the proposed road closure for Brockhurst Lane, Brockhurst, Ashover.

You can view the order on this link https://one.network/?tm=129492195

For any queries please email david.nicholson@derbyshire.gov.uk

Posted: Mon, 04 Jul 2022 11:08 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Press Releases

Cost of Living support

Costs are rising and it can be hard to know where to turn if you're struggling to make ends meet.

Derbyshire County Council has put together a new webpage full of advice and help available locally. To find out more visit www.derbyshire.gov.uk/costofliving

There's lots of advice and support available to you from help managing debt to checking you're getting all the benefits you are entitled to.

There's... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 10:05 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Press Releases

A632 Road Safety

In recent years, there have unfortunately been accidents on the A632, especially around the Span Car crossroads – the junction with Birkin Lane and Alicehead Road. Causes seem to be related to traffic emerging from the minor roads when it is unsafe to do so, coupled with excessive speed on the A632 along the stretch known locally as the 'Flying Mile'.

Similarly, the 40 mph speed limit through... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 13:36 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Consultation, Crime & Disorder, Press Releases

Road Closure - Hockley Lane

Please find details of the emergency road closure for B6036 Hockley Lane, Milltown, Ashover

You can view the order on this link https://one.network/?tm=129294417

For any queries please email david.nicholson@derbyshire.gov.uk

Posted: Mon, 20 Jun 2022 12:04 by Sara Atkinson

Tags: Press Releases

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