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Armed Patrols In Place Over The Festive Period

Derbyshire Constabulary says:-

"We will once again be conducting armed foot patrols in several parts of the county over the Christmas and New Year period. In 2017 we made the decision to put armed officers on overt patrol for the first time during the festive period, to help everyone feel safer whilst out and about. This was met with strong public support and provided a reassuring presence to those... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 13:53 by Sara Atkinson

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Ashover Parish Christmas Lights Switch On will take place on Sunday 2nd December on Church Street at 5pm. There will be a road closure in place from 4pm until 6pm in front of the Crispin and the Bassett Rooms

Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 09:24 by Sara Atkinson

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The Met Office run an annual public information campaign aimed at raising awareness of, and encouraging the public to think about, risks associated with winter weather and the steps they could take to be better prepared. The 2018-19 Weather Ready campaign is being launched next week. Get tips and advice on travel, your home and health and wellbeing visit:-

Posted: Thu, 22 Nov 2018 12:34 by Sara Atkinson

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Dick Whittington and his 'Cat'
10,11,12 January 2019 Ashover Parish Hall
Free Entry tickets available from Ashover Post Office from
10 December 2018.

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:58 by Sara Atkinson

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Road Closure - Whitefield Lane Ashover

You can view the order on this link

For any queries please email, for the attention Dave Bailey, or call on ph: 01629 538686.

Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:13 by Sara Atkinson

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Your Heart Age

An online test may reveal your true heart age. Follow this link to find out more:-
Public Health Communications Officer
Derbyshire County Council

Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:04 by Sara Atkinson

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Mobile Library Routes

THURSDAY ASHOVER - BLACK SWAN 10AM -10.30AM 1/11/2018, 29/11/2018, 03/01/2019

THURSDAY ASHOVER – MALTHOUSE LANE 10.35AM – 10.55AM 1/11/2018, 29/11/2018, 03/01/2019

Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:01 by Sara Atkinson

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Improvements to Water Supply

Severn Trent will be cleaning water pipes in the Ashover area on 03, 04 and 08 October from 10pm at night and finishing at 6am in the morning. If you need any advice about your water supply while the work is being carried out, including for any medical reasons, please contact Severn Trent :-
by phone: 0800 783 4444
by email:

Posted: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:16 by Sara Atkinson

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STOPTOBER - Free local support on offer to help you quit for good

Smoking is still one of the biggest causes of preventable deaths in the UK but there's plenty of support and advice on offer if you're ready to stop for good.Find your nearest stop smoking clinic here and then get in touch to book onto a session.All Derbyshire residents, aged 12 and over, can take part in the healthy lifestyles service by filling in a short self-assessment form online at Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 09:50 by Sara Atkinson

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New guide to care and support in Derbyshire – a crucial time for information

A new, updated Derbyshire Care Services Directory has been published today in association with
Derbyshire County Council. It gives readers crucial information on how to access, and pay for, care
services throughout Derbyshire.
You may have seen there's a huge amount in the media at the moment about the crisis in social
care. If you're growing concerned about your care options, or just want some more information... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:52 by Sara Atkinson

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