Socially distanced Parish litter pick this weekend in Eckington, Meet at Eckington Leisure Centre at 10am on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th May 2021, Equipment will be provided.
Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 09:00 by Rosanna Hill
Due to the Bank Holiday on 3 May, collections will be one day later than usual for this following week. If you are unsure of when your bin day is or you would like more information, please visit North East District Council's website
Posted: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 11:43 by Roz Bullimore
Do you know what your catalytic converter is, and how to protect it?
A catalytic converter is a device on vehicle exhausts that reduces the toxic gases and pollutants. Precious metals must be used because the converters have to work efficiently enough to meet emissions standards, and they are being stolen because of the value of these precious metals.
In recent months, we have seen an increase in thefts... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 14:30 by Rosanna Hill
Eckington Summer Festival returns Saturday 3rd July 2021 on Eckington Junior School field
Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 12:00 by Rosanna Hill
A hate crime is an incident that was motivated by prejudice or hate, perceived to be based on disability, race, religion or belief, age, sexual orientation, transgender identity or membership of an alternative subculture.
A hate crime can be any sort of crime and can be committed against a person or against property. It can be a physical assault or verbal abuse, face to face or online. It can also be... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 10:30 by Rosanna Hill
Election Day is 6th May, make sure you cast your vote!
Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 10:00 by Rosanna Hill
The Community Pantry is now open Wednesdays and Fridays 9.30am until12pnoon.
Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 12:55 by Rosanna Hill
Emergency closure of Bridleway 147 in Eckington Parish due to water damage making the surface unsafe.
23rd April 2021 to 13th May 2021.
Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 12:46 by Roz Bullimore
Pharmacies across the country can help anyone who is suffering from domestic abuse. If a pharmacy has an Ask for ANI poster on display and you are suffering from abuse, you can ask for immediate help and support by using the 'Ask for ANI' codeword.
'ANI' - Assistance Needed Immediately'
Posted: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 16:00 by Rosanna Hill
NEDDC is working on an exciting new partnership. They are working with Love Exploring, a mobile app that enables users to explore their local area with tailor-made walking trails, augmented reality characters, quizzes and trivia.
Eckington has been chosen to pilot the app and we are looking for residents of Eckington to contribute to the app. Do you:
- Know any interesting walking trails/routes (shorter... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 15:00 by Rosanna Hill