The sixth candidate for the election this Thursday, John Phillips:
I'm sure most people are wondering what all the fuss is about with this election. Like myself until a few months ago I didn't really know (or appreciate) what it was that a Parish Council actually did.
What I can say is that most of the issues we face as a village can in most cases be discussed and remedied by a strong and collaborative... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2017 17:40 by The Clerk
Prospective candidate number 5, Phill Allsopp:
I'm Phill Allsopp , I've been married to my wife Glenda for 42 years and we have a son Darran and daughter Kerry, who live in the village. We've lived happily in the village for 19 years. We enjoy living here with all it has to offer.
My working career started at British Rail, now Bombardier, as an apprentice Vehicle Builder. After 39 years I left the company... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 25 Nov 2017 14:37 by The Clerk
The fourth candidate for Willington Parish Councillor, Sam Watters:
My name is Sam Watters and I am standing for election as a parish councillor in the upcoming election.
I live in Willington with my wife, two daughters and our pet cockapoo called Lucky. My wife and I have lived in the village for 20 years now. She works for Rolls-Royce and I work for Network Rail in Derby. Our children attend the local... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 25 Nov 2017 11:08 by The Clerk
The elections for the new Parish Councillors in Willington are upon us with voting day Thursday 30th November. The Parish Council, over the next few days will show case the 6 nominees. There are only 3 places on the Council so your votes count. Third nominee is Ian Hudson:
My name is Ian Hudson, I have lived in Willington for over 17 years with my wonderful wife Rose, and 4 children.
I am a Chartered... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:03 by The Clerk
The elections for the new Parish Councillors in Willington are upon us with voting day Thursday 30th November. The Parish Council, over the next few days will show case the 6 nominees. There are only 3 places on the Council so your votes count. Second nominee is Ian Walters:
I am 48 years young and have lived in Willington for 12 years with my beautiful wife Sarah & our two wonderful children, Molly... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:48 by The Clerk
The elections for the new Parish Councillors in Willington are upon us with voting day Thursday 30th November. The Parish Council, over the next few days will show case the 6 nominees. There are only 3 places on the Council so your votes count. First up is Nancy Harman, Mercia Marina:
My name's Nancy Harman and I live on Mercia Marina with my husband John and our dog Paddy.
Living there means that we... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:50 by The Clerk
South Derbyshire District Council
Willington Parish Election
Timetable of Proceedings for
Thursday 30 November 2017
Publication of Notice of Election Thursday 26 October 2017
Receipt of Nominations 4:00 pm Friday 3 November 2017
Withdrawal of Candidate 4:00 pm Friday 3 November 2017
Publication of Statements of Persons Nominated 4:00 pm Monday 6 November 2017
Last Date for Registration Tuesday 14 November... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 20:40 by The Clerk
Derbyshire library service has two mobile libraries, based at Buxton and Long Eaton, serving around 150 communities across the county. These communities are visited once every four weeks and the mobile libraries offer a range of services for everyone including fiction and non-fiction books for adults and children, large print books, books on tape and books on CD as well as a selection of local studies... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 07 Oct 2017 12:03 by The Clerk
Derbyshire County Council have launched a new car and bus scheme called CONNECT. Press release as follows:
02 October 2017
DERBYSHIRE CONNECT SHOPPING BUSES TAKE TO THE ROAD
New bus services funded by Derbyshire County Council have taken to the road – and they're free for Gold Card holders.
Derbyshire Connect 'shopping' buses went into service today (Monday 2 October). They replace the Dial-a-Bus... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 12:11 by The Clerk
The accounts for the Parish Council for 2016-2017 have now been concluded by the external auditors Grant Thornton LLP UK and can now be viewed on the website under About The Council Finance. If there are any questions then please write to the Clerk at the address on the website.
Posted: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 13:24 by The Clerk