Darley Dale Town Council

Serving the people of Darley Dale

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

Tel: 01629 735 248

Tags: Community Groups

Successes in Community Grant Application

Successes in Community Grant Application

The following groups have been successful in securing Community Grants from the Town Council.

We would like to congratulate them on their awards and look forward to how their project/good works proceed in a future edition of Community Voice.

Darley Dale Rainbows

Darley Dale Methodist Church Linch Club

The Do something different Club

Darley Dale Twinning Association

Matlock 50+

Memory Lane

Whitworth Park Bowls... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 11:40 by Carol Lavell

Tags: News, Community Groups

Community Grants

Community Grants

Do you know that the Town Council includes a sum of money in its budget for grant aid to clubs and organisations in the area?

Applications for grant aid are now being invited and should be submitted to the Town Clerk by 31ST October 2018 .

The application must be submitted on an application form, which can be obtained from the Town Clerk, at the Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale. Telephone 01629 735248 or... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:24 by Carol Lavell

Tags: Community Groups, News, Services

Silent Soldier Ceremony-"Remembrance 100"

Silent Soldier Ceremony-"Remembrance 100"

A Silent Soldier ceremony will take place at 4pm on Sunday 5 August, below the terrace in the Whitworth Park, by the 'Silent Soldier' silhouette purchased by the Darley in Dale Bloom group. The Revd. Stephen Monk from St Helen's church will conduct a short service as part of the 100 day period of prayer, peace and reconciliation, from 4 August to Armistice Day.

Please come and join us

Posted: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:15 by Carol Lavell

Tags: News, Community Groups

Twinning Visit to Onzain

Twinning Visit to Onzain

The Twinning visit to Onzain occurred on June 15th -17th. The Mayor had arranged for the Chairman of the Twinning group to present a wooden cheeseboard to the Mayor of Onzain on behalf of the Town Council. The wood and carving which included the words," In Friendship" were kindly provided free of charge by local company Ashton and Colman.

Pictured are Councillor Boardman and Kevin Senior (Chair of the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:52 by Carol Lavell

Tags: Community Groups, News

Litter Picking

Litter Picking

Community Litter Picking, 1st July 2018 at 3.00pm

Please come along and help pick up litter in the Park and across Darley Dale, this is all part of keeping our Town clean and a pleasant place to live and supports the work of Darley Dale in Bloom

Posted: Thu, 28 Jun 2018 15:00 by Carol Lavell

Tags: Community Groups

Volunteers Wanted

Volunteers Wanted

Flowers in the Field is a well established community garden project located in Church Town Darley Dale. The aim of the garden is to encourages individuals to be active outdoors doing gardening, growing vegetables and other activities connected to nature.

They are currently looking for volunteers to help maintain the garden. If you can spare a few hours a month to help please contact Tim Westwood, Derbyshire... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:49 by Carol Lavell

Tags: News, Community Groups

Large Housing Development planned for Darley Dale, behind the Co-Op

Large Housing Development planned for Darley  Dale, behind the Co-Op

A revised planning application has been submitted by Charles Church, the developer, this time for 100 houses on the site.

The Town Council has received lots of letters of objection to this development based on concerns of over development, loss of green space between Matlock and Darley Dale, highways concerns relating to the A6, insufficient local infrastructure to support a development of this size,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Jan 2018 14:13 by Carol Lavell

Tags: News, Planning, Community Groups, Finance & Audit

Large Planning Development Proposed for Darley Dale

Large Planning Development Proposed for Darley Dale

This week the Town Council has received notification that a planning application for a residential development for 126 dwellings has been received by the District Council.

The houses are proposed to be built on the site behind the former RBS building.

Initial concerns have been raised about loss of precious green belt land, urbanisation along the A6, traffic congestion and undue pressure on local facilities... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:47 by Carol Lavell

Tags: News, Services, Planning, Community Groups

Community Grants

Community Grants

Grant Aid

Do you know that the Town Council includes a sum of money in its budget for grant aid to clubs and organisations in the area?

Applications for grant aid are now being invited and should be submitted to the Town Clerk by 4th January 2017.

The application must be submitted on an application form, which can be downloaded here or

e mail townclerk@darleydale.gov.uk.

If you are a local club, society... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Nov 2015 12:44 by Carol Lavell

Tags: News, Community Groups, Finance & Audit, Services