Serving the people in the parish of Eckington

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Eckington Parish Church Heritage Festival

Eckington Parish Church Heritage Festival

Eckington Church will be open to the public on Saturday 11th September as part of a nationwide heritage festival. You will be able to explore the Grade 1 listed church and its bell tower. Follow the website link for more information https://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/visiting/event/eckington-parish-church

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 12:54 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News

Chesterfield Canal Trust Renishaw Clear Up

Chesterfield Canal Trust Reishaw Towbridge Clear up, Saturday 28th August
Meet at the canal by Main Road Bridge, just up from the car park, at 1.30 p.m.
Please bring shears, loppers, hedge trimmers, strimmers, brush cutters etc. to clear the towpath towards White Bridge
All welcome to come and help
We will be finished by 4 p.m.

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 10:39 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, Litter Picking, News

Election of Parish Councillor Eckington South Ward

A statement of the person nominated for election as Parish Councillor for Eckington South Ward

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 10:17 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, Election, News

Eckington Music & Beer Festival Saturday 14th August

Eckington Music & Beer Festival Saturday 14th August

Date for your diary!

Posted: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:11 by Roz Bullimore

Tags: Community, News

Eckington Beer & Music Festival Saturday 14th August

Eckington Beer & Music Festival Saturday 14th August

Eckington Civic Centre is Proud to support this year's Eckington Music & Beer Festival

We will have Live Music, Karaoke, Fairground Rides, Craft Stalls, Food & Drink. Don't miss our speciality Pie & Peas.

Ej's Amigo Executive Minibus Travel will be starting transport from 1pm in Eckington Precinct (at The George Inn), heading through Eckington to Hundall, then coming back through Mosborough,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:16 by Roz Bullimore

Tags: Community, News

Chesterfield Canal Trust Clean up Day

Chesterfield Canal Trust Clean up Day

Our next canal clear-up is on Saturday 31st July.

Meet at the canal by Main Road Bridge, just up from the car park, at 1.30 p.m.

Please bring shears, loppers, hedge trimmers, strimmers, brush cutters etc. to clear the towpath towards Miners Crossing.

All welcome to come and help.

We will be finished by 3.30 p.m.

Posted: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 15:42 by Roz Bullimore

Tags: Community, News

Holiday Hunger Hamper

Holiday Hunger Hamper

During the School Summer Holidays Eckington Community Pantry will be providing children with free food hampers.

Available slots: Thursday 29th July, Thursday 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th August (between 10am and Noon)

Eligible for Families who live in Eckington, Renishaw, Spnkhill, Marsh Lane, Troway or Ridgeway with Children living at home aged under 18.

Please remember to bring along your carrier bags.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 14:27 by Roz Bullimore

Tags: Community, News

Eckington Summer Camp

Eckington Summer Camp

Football Summer Camp for children living in Eckington, Renishaw, Spinkhill, Troway, Marsh Lane or Ridegway starts Monday 26th July £10 per day (including lunch)

Venue: Eckington Boys and Bells Football Club, Pitt Street, Eckington.

Limited number of places FREE for children in receipt of school meals.

To book or for more information please email; mickeddy@hotmaol.com or contact the

business centre... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 14:13 by Roz Bullimore

Tags: Community, News

Councillor Vacancy

Councillor Vacancy

Eckington Parish Councillor Vacancy

Process to fill a vacancy

  • The Parish Council will notify the Proper Officer of the vacancy.
  • The Proper Officer will send the Parish Council a notice, which they have a duty to display for 14 working days, telling residents about the vacancy.

An election will be called if ten residents, who are registered to vote in the area where the vacancy has arisen, write to the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 09:00 by Roz Bullimore

Tags: Community, News

Chesterfield Canal Trust Walking Festival

Chesterfield Canal Trust's third Walking Festival will run from 11th to 19th September.

Further details

Posted: Fri, 09 Jul 2021 10:47 by Roz Bullimore

Tags: Community, News