Local News

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service Hosts UKRO Challenge

Cllr Kevin Buttery, Chairman of Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Authority:

"Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service are proud to host the National UKRO Challenge, involving 28 Fire Services and 70 teams, competing and honing their skills in casualty extraction, trauma care and water rescue."

Cllr Hart Awarded Certificate of Appreciation by Royal British Legion

Cllr Carol Hart was absolutely delighted, at the 64th Annual dinner of the Ilkeston Branch of the Royal British Legion to be presented with a framed President’s Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of her unwavering support of the Branch and Poppy Appeal, Carol said she was thrilled and hum

Cllr Grooby supporting projects in Buxton

Buxton East County Councillor, Linda Grooby has been busy supporting good causes and projects in her division.

This has included a cheque from her community fund to riding for the disabled. The money will going towards a covered arena so that the riding can continue in bad weather. 

Conservative Council Leader Blasts Labour for Harmful Library Meddling

Conservative Leader of Derbyshire County Council, Cllr Barry Lewis takes Labour to task over meddling in the council's library strategy and creating a climate of fear which is discouraging members of the community from coming forward with an interest in running their local community library.

Clearing Up Litter in Church Gresley

Local County and District Councillor Stuart Swann was joined by fellow South Derbyshire District Council Candidate Aden Hallam on a community litter pick in Castleton Park in Church Gresley.

Great to see local conservatives taking pride in their community.