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Darley Dale Town Council

Serving the people of Darley Dale

Town Clerk: Carol Lavell
The Whitworth Centre, Station
Road, Darley Dale, Matlock
Derbyshire DE4 2EQ

Tel: 01629 735 248

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    Our Office is normally open on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10.00 to 12.00.

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    A view over the lake in Whitworth Gardens.

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    Lake in Whitworth park

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Darley Dale Town Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Darley Dale a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Darley Dale Town Council was formed in 1980 and consists of 12 councillors - seven covering the North Ward and five covering the South Ward. Meetings are normally held on the third Thursday of each month at 7pm (except August) at The Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale. A period of 10 minutes at the start and end of meetings is allowed for members of the public to raise issues with the Town Council.

The Neighbourhood Plan

The final draft is now finished and available on the website (see below)following adoption by the Town Council at their meeting on March 17th 2016. This is the final consultation with residents before the plan is submitted for approval.

Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire

The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group would be interested in views of local residents on the above neighbourhood plan.

It would be appreciated if you could spare a few minutes to complete the attached survey.

Many thanks

The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group

Latest News

"Alternative Local Plan"

"Alternative Local Plan"

Wed, 06 Apr 2016 12:41 by Carol Lavell

Darley Dale Town Council produces "alternative local plan!"

DDTC advocates building a new village as a solution to the looming housing crisis

This has been done as we do not feel the Derbyshire Dales District Councils draft Local Plan accurately reflects the feelings of the residents of the District. More »

Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire

Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire

Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:20 by Carol Lavell

Why not give us your views on the draft neighbourhood plan by clicking on the survey link below.


The full plan is available to view here

Neighbourhood Plan and Questionnaire

Neighbourhood Plan  and Questionnaire

Tue, 15 Mar 2016 11:09 by Carol Lavell

The Draft Neighbourhood Plan and survey referred to in the Spring 2016 edition of Community Voice is now available on line after agreement to adopt the Plan at the March Town Council meeting. early week commencing 20/3/16. More »

Neighbourhood Planning

Neighbourhood Plan

A display summarising the results of the recent neighbourhood planning questioonaire is now on show in the foyer at the Whitworth Centre. Available to view 7 days a week, come along and read what has been said about our local area.