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Universal Credit guide

Due to the impact of Coronavirus over 5.5 million people are claiming Universal Credit. Many of them are new to claiming Universal Credit having been negatively impacted by Coronavirus.


Guide to help local people navigate claiming Universal Credit.

Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 15:32 by Roz Bullimore

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Coronavirus Testing in your area

Hello. We want to keep you informed about the community testing programme in your area and hope that you can help to spread the word through your communication channels and other contacts please.

North East Derbyshire residents are being asked to come for a coronavirus test as part of the county council's targeted community testing programme. Our testing centre is at the Clay Cross Social Centre on... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 15:12 by Roz Bullimore

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Finding trustworthy digital health apps just got easier

Finding trustworthy digital health apps just got easier

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

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Danger of losing Public Footpath in Eckington

Danger of losing Public Footpath in Eckington

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

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Man Charged and Two More Arrested In Connection With Alleged Stabbing In Renishaw

Man Charged and Two More Arrested In Connection With Alleged Stabbing In Renishaw

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

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Parish Spring 2021 Newsletter

Parish Spring 2021 Newsletter

Parish, Spring 2021 Newsletter.

Posted: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 16:30 by Roz Bullimore

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Patrols Increased and Crime Prevention Advice Offered Following Car Crimes In North East Derbyshire

Patrols Increased and Crime Prevention Advice Offered Following Car Crimes In North East Derbyshire

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

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Three Arrested After Two Teenagers Were Stabbed During Incident In Renishaw

Three Arrested After Two Teenagers Were Stabbed During Incident In Renishaw

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

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Witness Sought After Fight Breaks Out Between Teenagers In Renishaw

Witness Sought After Fight Breaks Out Between Teenagers In Renishaw

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

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Road Closure - Main Road Ridgeway

Road Closure - Main Road Ridgeway

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

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