Local News

Cllr Linda Grooby Welcomes Playground Reopening

Cllr Linda Grooby with her grandson in our fabulous playground in the Pavilion Gardens which is open again at last. These gardens have been beautifully maintained throughout the lockdown providing a delightful place to walk for our residents.

Cllr Grooby Secures Grant for Children's Gardening Club

Cllr Linda Grooby is delighted to have made a donation from her community fund to the local gardening club for children. The club now has 270 members and the grant has given children and their parents a new opportunity during lockdown. Such a lovely Idea.

Cllr Linda Grooby donates £1500 for School Marquees

It has been my pleasure to donate £1500 from my Derbyshire County Council community fund towards these marquees at Buxton Junior School. This will enable all the children to come into school to spend some time with the teachers whilst still remaining socially distant.

Local Councillors in Belper Successful in Removing Bollards

After concerns raised by residents and local businesses in Belper, County Councillors Chris Short and David Taylor worked with colleagues at Derbyshire County Council Highways to remove temporary bollards that had been placed to encourage better social distancing for Belper residents but had beco