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Middleton Remembers; Open Meeting 6pm Wednesday 25th July 2018

There will be an open meeting about the "Middleton Remembers" project in the Village Hall at 6pm on Wednesday 25th July 2018.

The project commemorates the centenary of the end of the First World War.

The meeting will be an opportunity to

  • get an update on how the project is developing
  • express your interest in getting involved
  • help shape the project

Come and find out more about the proposal to site a new memorial on the Village Green to those connected with Middleton who died in the two world wars. The memorial is part of a larger project which includes a commemoration event to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War on Remembrance Day, Sunday 11 November 2018. More »

A new research group is also being created to capture local and family history and build a picture of what life was like in Middleton just after the First World War.

The Middleton Remembers project is being led and co-ordinated by Middleton Parish Council. Funding has been secured from: Heritage Lottery Fund, Tarmac Landfill Communities Fund, County and District Councillors' Local Community Fund, Better Derbyshire Dales Fund, Steeple Grange Light Railway, Middleton Parish Council, Wirksworth World War 1 Committee and a donation from Charity Plant Sales. » Less

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 11:08 by John Rowe

Casual Vacancy 1 Councillor

Following the advertising of the above vacancies 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 vacancies 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 or post at the address below More »

Closing date: 9.00am Thursday 30th August 2018

Co-option will take place by interview at a Parish Council meeting to be held in the Committee Room of the Village Hall at 6.30pm on Monday 9th July 2018

Parish Clerk: John Rowe

c/o 1 Devonshire Villas, Upperwood Road,

Matlock Bath, Derbyshire DE4 3PD.

Telephone: 07717137526

E-mail: clerk@middletonbywirksworth-pc.gov.uk » Less

Fri, 29 Jun 2018 by John Rowe

DCC Action grants programme

Derbyshire County Council's Action grant's programme is focusing on local communities and aims to encourage groups with good ideas to make their communities better places to live.

Funding is available for

  • 750 Youth Activity Grants (500 Universal: 250 Enhanced)
  • 500 Community Safety Grants
  • 375 Community Activity
  • 375 Physical Activity and Sport Grants

Groups are welcome to apply, including:

  • charities which provide services locally in Derbyshire
  • voluntary organisations
  • community groups
  • community interest companies
  • social enterprises
  • clubs, teams and associations

Full details are available on DCC's Action Grants page.

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 13:13 by John Rowe