Serving the people in the parish of Eckington

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Food Waste Action Week

Food Waste Action Week, 1-7 March

We're supporting Love Food Hate Waste's Food Waste Action Week – seven days of action calling on the nation to help do something about the climate crisis by cutting down the amount of food that goes in their bins.

Wasting Food Feeds Climate Change

Wasting food is a huge contributor to climate change – a fact that is not so well known. We want to help change... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 15:06 by Roz Bullimore

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Love where you live

Love where you live

A huge thankyou to Liz Harrison for organising the litter pick at the Golden Ball playing field in Renishaw yesterday - what a great turnout.

Thanks to the team of volunteers who turned up to help too.

Carolyn Renwick Chairman Eckington Parish Council

Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 16:57 by Roz Bullimore

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Chesterfield Canal Trust newsletter March 2021

Chesterfield Canal Trust newsletter March 2021

Chesterfield Canal Trust March 2021 Newsletter.

Website

Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 16:20 by Roz Bullimore

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Funding Workshop

Funding Workshop

Get Fit for Funding Workshop

About this Event

Sandra Pink, Links' Advice & Project Manager will be hosting this workshop on tips for writing effective funding applications and avoiding common pitfalls.

For organisations operating in Chesterfield & North East Derbyshire only.

BOOKING FOR THE WORSHOP IS NOW OPEN

Book

Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 14:21 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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Community Pantry

Community Pantry

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

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Covid-19 et the Facts

Covid-19 et the Facts

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

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The Commissioners Vulnerability Fund

The Commissioners Vulnerability Fund

The Commissioner's Vulnerability Fund which has been setup to improve the lives and safety of vulnerable people and their families across Derbyshire has reopened for new applications after it was inundated with pleas for help.

Through the first round, almost £342k has been awarded to charities and community groups to protect vulnerable individuals and their dependents from crime, victimisation... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 11:17 by Roz Bullimore

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Creative Projects for the Community

Creative Projects for the Community

Live & Local - Livingroom

During these challenging times when it is difficult for communities to stay connected, it has been inspiring to see how many communities have pulled together to support those in need. Parish Councils, Town Councils, Parish Meetings, and other community groups across Derbyshire have been a key part of this. As uncertainty continues with continuing restrictions, Live &... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 12:40 by Roz Bullimore

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Writing and poetry competition

Derbyshire Libraries are seeking writers and poets to enter their competition

Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 15:21 by Roz Bullimore

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