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Vacancy for a Co-opted Parish Councillor

Vacancy for a Co-opted Parish Councillor

Heath & Holmewood Parish Council

Vacancy for a Co-opted Parish Councillor

Does this describe you?

Can you spare a few hours a month to help your community?

As a Councillor representing your community you will help keep it a great place to live, work and visit. You will be supported in your role and be expected to undertake training. You should be comfortable working electronically, need a positive... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 23:02 by Website Team

Tags: Parish Councillor, co-opted, community, vacancy

Facebook Live Session For Those Interested In Joining Us As A Special Constable

Facebook Live Session For Those Interested In Joining Us As A Special Constable

Our current recruitment to the Special Constabulary closes at midnight on Sunday, 27

Over the last few weeks we have been introducing you to some of our Specials who have explained what it's like to volunteer with us.

This Tuesday, 22 September at 6pm we are giving you the opportunity to meet one of those, Special Sergeant David Holmes, along with Mariah Corah, a member of our HR team, in a special Facebook... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 09:50 by Website Team

Tags: PCSO, community information, jobs, police

New services launch to help prevent suicide

New services launch to help prevent suicide

The support ranges from online suicide prevention training to the launch of a new emotional health website and coincides with World Suicide Prevention Day which is on Thursday 10 September 2020.

The theme for 2020 is 'connection', which may be connecting with others or connecting with yourself through nature, arts or understanding your feelings.

The effects of suicide can be far reaching and long lasting.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 16:42 by Website Team

Tags: Community Information, Mental Health First Aid, Suicide Prevention

Notice of Conclusion of the audit for the Annual Governance and Accountability Return for year ended 31 March 2020.

Notice of Conclusion of the audit for the Annual Governance and Accountability Return for year ended 31 March 2020.

Click here to access file.

Posted: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 10:42 by Website Team

Tags: Accountability Return, Community, Finance, Public

PCC Joins Chief Constable for online Q&A session

PCC Joins Chief Constable for online Q&A session

On Monday Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa fielded topical questions on policing and crime during an online Q&A event with the public.

The Commissioner, joined by Derbyshire's new Chief Constable Rachel Swann, welcomed 27 members of the public to the virtual chat where they responded to questions on a broad range of subjects from Covid-19 health restrictions through to concerns... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 30 Aug 2020 22:05 by Website Team

Tags: PCC, community, consultation, police

Notice of vacancy in the office of Parish Councillor

Notice of vacancy in the office of Parish Councillor

Following the resignation of Vickie Maris and subsequent notice, the District Council received a sufficient number of requests to call an election.

A poll cannot currently take place until 6 May 2021 as a result of the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 23 Aug 2020 15:04 by Website Team

Tags: Community Information, Councillor Vacancy, News

Notice of vacancy in the office of Parish Councillor

Notice of vacancy in the office of Parish Councillor

Following the resignation of Vickie Maris and subsequent notice, the District Council received a sufficient number of requests to call an election.

A poll cannot currently take place until 6 May 2021 as a result of the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 23 Aug 2020 15:04 by Website Team

Tags: Community Information, Councillor Vacancy, News

Action Fraud Scam Alert

Action Fraud Scam Alert

ALERT: We are aware of a new scam circulating where criminals are contacting victims claiming to be from Action Fraud. If you receive a call from someone claiming to be from Action Fraud or an automated message asking if you wish to speak with an adviser, hang up immediately. Phone numbers are easily spoofed by criminals too, so don't assume it's genuine if asked to check the number. Always verify... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 14:21 by Website Team

Tags: Action Fraud, Crime Public Information, Police

Question Time For the Commissioner

Question Time For the Commissioner

Members of the public are being given the opportunity to ask questions regarding local policing services, community safety and the force's response to policing the pandemic.

Derbyshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa and senior officers from Derbyshire Constabulary will be responding to questions in a dedicated virtual question and answer session to take place via Microsoft Teams.

The... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 14:18 by Website Team

Tags: Consultation, Police, Police And Crime Commissioner

Young People Call For Privacy and Improved Moderation Online

More than 70% of young people have seen content online that they've found concerning, referring to specific violent and explicit content, according to Catch22's National Online Harms Consultation results released today.

Young respondents have called for quicker responses to addressing harmful content, blocking fake accounts, and restricting use for harmful users.

The survey, conducted between June and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 11:48 by Website Team

Tags: Online Safety, Police, Privacy, Young People