Derbyshire

Talk fostering to help change a child's life

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:59
Derbyshire residents are being invited to discover how they could start to change a child's life forever, by going along to one of our fostering information events taking place over the next few weeks.
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Delayed transfers from hospitals reduced in Derbyshire

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 14:40
Increased social care support has played a key role in helping to reduce the numbers of hospital patients across Derbyshire having to stay in hospital longer than they need to.
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More MOT tests offered at our depots

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 13:40
More motorists will be able to have their vehicle's MOT check carried out at our depots after the we expanded our service.
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Plans for new primary school move to next stage

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:06
Plans for a new primary school in South Derbyshire have moved to an important new phase - finding a sponsor.
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School offers free childcare places thanks to our nursery funding bid

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:12
Pre-school children are settling into their new nursery following our successful bid to the Government to provide extra free childcare places in Belper.
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Help make pupils' Derbyshire song and video a hit

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:10
Hundreds of schoolchildren from across Derbyshire are hoping a song they recorded together could storm the download charts, while also raising money to support music education.
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Two new businesses and more jobs at Markham Vale

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 10:05
Distribution and logistics giant Great Bear and supply chain specialist Gist Limited are the latest businesses to be handed keys to new premises at Markham Vale unlocking the way for up to 600 new jobs.
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Warning from trading standards about unhealthy shakes

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:47
Drinks being sold in Derbyshire have been found to contain almost an entire day's worth of calories, and more than the recommended daily amounts of sugar and saturated fat.
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People with learning disabilities to help shape future support

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:10
People with learning disabilities and their families across Derbyshire are being given the chance to help shape their future support.
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Just one week left to apply for primary places

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 09:36
Parents have just one week left to apply for their child's primary school place for September 2018.
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Clear out your old electricals

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 11:57
Are you having a clear out after Christmas? If you unearth any old, broken or unwanted electricals they could win you a cash prize.
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We welcome business rates boost following successful bid

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Fri, 12/22/2017 - 12:20
Derbyshire could benefit from up to £21m extra funding following a successful Government bid which will see the county taking part in a business rates pilot scheme.
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Sharing lives to support adults with learning disabilities

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Thu, 12/21/2017 - 14:01
Derbyshire families are being encouraged to open their homes to give adults with learning disabilities the chance to live ordinary lives in the community.
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Grants to help Derbyshire residents access faster broadband

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Wed, 12/20/2017 - 15:04
A project which allows residents and businesses with poor broadband speeds to apply for a grant to access a faster service has been extended by a year.
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Leader’s Christmas appeal: Could you provide loving family home for child?

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Tue, 12/19/2017 - 16:55
Council Leader Councillor Barry Lewis has appealed for people to step forward and foster Derbyshire children in his latest video message.
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Win cash for your old electricals

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Tue, 12/19/2017 - 14:42
Have you got any old, broken or unwanted electricals? Dig them out and take them to one of our household waste recycling centres in the new year for your chance to win one of fifteen £100 cash prizes.
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Time Swap Scheme exchanges 1,000th hour

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Mon, 12/18/2017 - 10:52
Members of our popular Time Swap scheme are celebrating after swapping more than 1,000 hours of time and skills.
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Could you provide refreshments at countryside sites?

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 13:18
Are you looking for a new challenge in 2018? Or perhaps a new business venture?
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Thousands of newspapers available free for Derbyshire library users

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 12:24
Derbyshire library users are set to have online access to thousands of newspapers from around the world after we signed up to the NewsBank service.
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Planning inquiry to decide on INEOS proposal

Derbyshire Council News Feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 11:54
We've learned that a public inquiry will be held to decide on a planning application to explore shale gas reserves on a site in North Derbyshire.
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