New local health apps library to manage your health and wellbeing from home
Online and digital health and wellbeing services have seen a huge boom in recent years but with thousands of apps out there it can be hard to know what is trustworthy.
That's why Derbyshire County Council has been working in partnership with The Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps (ORCHA) to develop a new digital... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 15:47 by Roz Bullimore
Eckington Parish Council wants to make sure any unrecorded path is protected unrecorded footpaths are in danger of being lost.
The path from Pipworth Lane crossing the footbridge over the River Rother linking Eckington to Killamarsh is unrecorded and we are seeking any help you can offer.
The footbridge is a substantial structure. Old maps show that a footbridge has been in place at this location since... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 14:11 by Roz Bullimore
A man has been charged in connection with an incident in Renishaw where two teenagers suffered stab wounds.
Adam Wildman, of Carrwood Road, Renishaw, has been charged with wounding and affray.
The 19-year-old appeared at court this morning (Friday 12 February) where he was remanded into custody.
The charges relate to an incident which happened around 7 pm on Monday 8 February, near to the Miners' Welfare... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 10:15 by Roz Bullimore
Parish, Spring 2021 Newsletter.
Posted: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 16:30 by Roz Bullimore
Drivers in the north of the county are being urged to increase their vehicle security following several crimes in recent weeks.
There have been a number of incidents in the north east of the county where cars have been broken into and factory fitted sat navs stolen.
A white Seat Ibiza was parked in Gill Lane, Grassmoor, when someone broke into it between 9.45pm on Monday 2 February and 10am the next... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 13:39 by Roz Bullimore
Two boys and a man have been arrested in connection with an incident in Renishaw where two teenagers suffered stab wounds.
It happened around 7 pm on Monday 8 February near to the Miners' Welfare on Main Road.
The three boys, two aged 15 and another aged 14, were assaulted. The two 15-year-olds received stab wounds, while the 14-year-old was hit to the head.
None of the injuries to the boys, who are... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 13:36 by Roz Bullimore
We are appealing for information about an incident involving a group of teenagers.
We were called to Main Road, Renishaw, at 7pm this evening (Monday 8 February) following reports of a group of teenaged boys fighting near the Miner's Welfare.
Officers would like to hear from any witnesses, or anyone who was driving past at the time who may have recorded dashcam footage.
Residents may see officers in the... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 12:13 by Roz Bullimore
Road closed to lay a new gas service outside No 80 Main Road, Ridgeway between 15th February and 19th February 2021
Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 10:41 by Roz Bullimore
February half term Holiday Club Hamper for families who need extra support during these difficult times.
Collect from Eckington Civic Centre, Market Street, Eckington
To book a slot email: Jessica.Popplewell-Barker@rykneldhomes.org.uk or Telephone 07968 623641
Sponsored by: Fareshare, Rykneld Homes, Eckington Town Team, Eckington Development Company, G W Price Ltd and Eckington Parish Council.
Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 14:30 by Roz Bullimore
Get Covid Facts not Covid Fiction
Derbyshire County Council is launching a new campaign aiming to help people get the facts about coronavirus.
There's lots of misleading information circulating on social media and in the news, leading people to wonder what is true and what is not.
The new campaign 'Covid 19. Get the Facts' provides trusted, professionally sourced information about some of the main issues... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 13:23 by Roz Bullimore