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Middleton Remembers: Middleton Memorial Consultation Analysis

The Parish Council thanks all those who took the time and made the effort to reply. The broad range of views and ideas received in the responses is very welcome.

A summary of the preferences expressed in the 86 responses received (17.99%) is as follows:

  • Location; Verge near top notice board and car park near the Nelson
  • Design; 3 low panels inclined towards public view
  • Inscription; "In memory of those who died and in the hope of future peace"

An extraordinary meeting of the Parish Council will be held at Holy Trinity Church on Monday 13th August 2018, commencing at 6.30pm where the agenda will include the item; "To approve the design and siting of the proposed Middleton memorial on/near the Village Green" The consultation responses will be reported to the meeting and will be considered as part of the decision-making process. Detailed analysis is in the document below. More »

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 15:00 by John Rowe

Middleton Remembers: Consultation on siting of Middleton Memorial and Heritage Research Volunteering Opportunity

A well-attended meeting at the Village Hall on 25th July 2018 heard of plans for the Middleton Memorial and proposals for the Heritage Research project.

Following the meeting, the Parish Council has written to residents to seek the views of the wider community on the siting and design of the Memorial and to invite volunteers to take part in the Heritage Research Project.

A copy of the document is available below (in .pdf and Word formats). Please take a moment to read it and send us your views. The closing date for receipt of comments is 5pm Thursday 9th August 2018.
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The views received will form part of the consideration of location, design and wording of the Memorial which will be an agenda item for the Extraordinary Meeting of the Parish Council to be held at the Village Hall at 6.30pm on Monday 13th August 2018. The meeting is open to the public.

Tue, 31 Jul 2018 18:58 by John Rowe

Casual Vacancy 1 Councillor

Following the advertising of the above Casual Vacancy in accordance with Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, and no poll being claimed, the Electoral Officer of Derbyshire Dales District Council has advised the vacancy should be filled by co-option. Nominations are invited from individuals interested in being co-opted to the Parish Council.

Please send your nomination, to include your name, address and contact details to the Parish Clerk by email; clerk@middletonbywirksworth-pc.gov.uk or post to; John Rowe c/o 1 Devonshire Villas, Upperwood Road, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire DE4 3PD. Telephone: 07717137526. More »

Closing date: 9.00am Thursday 30th August 2018, interviews will take place at a meeting of the Parish Council to be held at 6.30pm on Monday 10th September 2018 » Less

Fri, 27 Jul 2018 14:45 by John Rowe