Author: Website Team

Telephone Scam - ALERT

Telephone Scam - ALERT

Phone scam:
Several residents have received a recorded telephone call from BT advising them that their telephone line will be disconnected unless they press a number, but don't do this, and do discontinue the call.

It is easy to be fooled by this one, because if you dial 1471 the two numbers are local!
eg 01246 566807 + 01246 566434
Both do not seem to be actual numbers so please don't phone back.

As... Read More »


Posted: Wed, 26 Feb 2020 16:25 by Website Team

Tags: General Public, community safety, phone scam

Nominate Your Community hero now...

Nominate Your Community hero now...

We are actively seeking nominations for our village community heroes. Click up forms from school or around the village and return them before 5th April.

Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 12:18 by Website Team

Tags: Community Hero, General Public, public, volunteers

Community Cleanup Initiative

Community Cleanup Initiative

On Thursday 26th march from 10am-3pm the community is getting pro-active in addressing litter issues in our two villages.

we will meet at the Cricket Pavilion at 9.45am and setup to clean identified areas. We need volunteers to support the agencies present. Let us make the community shine again

Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 12:03 by Website Team

Tags: General Public, cleanup, events, litter, public

Stripped cable dumped on Searston Avenue Play Area

Stripped cable dumped on Searston Avenue Play Area

The Parish Council are seeking any information regarding a fly tipping incident that took place over the 18th/19th January 2020 weekend.

Fly tipping is a crime that blights our communities, it's unsightly, can be hazardous and can lead to injuries both to the public and wildlife and is costly to remove. Legal action can be taken against householders whose waste is tipped illegally (whether they know... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:53 by Website Team

Tags: General Public, Vandalism, fly tipping, litter, news

The Great British Spring Clean

The Great British Spring Clean

This is a national campaign that aims to get communities active and it ties in with our own village Community Clean Up Initiative

We all want our village to look nicer so watch out for more information on how you can get involved

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 17:12 by Website Team

Tags: General Public, community cleanup, litter picking, news

Neighbourhood Watch Newsletter

Neighbourhood Watch Newsletter

Neighbourhood Watch groups can transform how people feel about their community. Heath Estate setup their own last year and this has now turned into a really productive group called Heath Community. If you feel one is needed in Holmewood talk to Cllr. Vicky Maris who can share information.

Check out the attachment for more information about the work of Neighbourhood Watch.

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:33 by Website Team

Tags: General Public, Public, neighbourhood watch, news

Consultation

Consultation

If you have not yet had your say on what level of support you would be prepared to pay for the Policing element of the Council Tax, complete the quick survey below.

www.surveygizmo.com/s3/5409636/Budget-Consultation-2020-21-Derbyshire-Alert

The closing date for you to help shape policing in Derbyshire is 8am Thursday 23 January.

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:17 by Website Team

Tags: General Public, Police, Public, consultation, news

The Community Cleanup Team wish you a very Happy Christmas

The Community Cleanup Team wish you a very Happy Christmas

Our active team of community cleanup volunteers wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. For more information and to signup as a volunteer visit: www.oxomedia.co.uk/cleanup

Posted: Sun, 22 Dec 2019 11:58 by Website Team

Tags: General Public, community cleanup, litter picking, news

New Bus Shelter outside St. Albans Church

New Bus Shelter outside St. Albans Church

A new bus shelter has been erected outside St. Albans Church giving passengers more protection in the cold weather.

Posted: Sun, 22 Dec 2019 11:56 by Website Team

Tags: General Public, Public, bus shelter, community facilities, news

Parish Council Christmas Closure Notice

Parish Council Christmas Closure Notice

The Parish office will be closed from 13th December until 2nd January 2020.

Our Parish Warden, Chris will be working until Friday, 20th December.

In the event of an emergency the contact number is 07807 266574.

This is to report any damage to festive lighting, issues relating to the parish pavilion and memorial gardens, parish play areas and should snowy weather arrive, grit bin replenishment.

The Parish... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 11:48 by Website Team

Tags: Christmas, General, General Public, Parish, Public, news