Willington Parish Council

Serving the people of Willington

Clerk/RFO: The Clerk

Latest News

This Quarter's Spotlight has Arrived

The Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner has issued his Spring 2019 newsletter, providing information on policing and crime in Derbyshire.

Posted: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 12:35 by Rebecca House

Tags: Police, community, crime, young people

Notice of Parish Elections

Willington Parish elections will take place on May 2nd 2019. Please see this full Notice of Poll & Nominees 2019 for information.

For details relating to voting, and other FAQ visit South Derbyshire District Councils Election Site.

Posted: Sat, 27 Apr 2019 12:49 by Rebecca House

Tags: Elections, Nominees, election, local

Notice of Parish Council Vacancy July 2018

Notice of Parish Council Vacancy July 2018

A vacancy has arisen on the Parish Council for a Parish Councillor. If you are interested please contact South Derbyshire District Council. No experience is needed just a passion for your community.

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:03 by Clerk

Tags: Election, Vacancy

Burnaston Cross Proposed Development

Burnaston Cross Proposed Development

Please be aware there is a public consultation for the proposed development in Willington on Thursday 19th July 2018 3.30pm until 7.30pm at The Chimneys on Twyford Road. Please put this date in your diaries and have your voice heard. Comments can also be submitted on their website at http://www.burnastoncross.co.uk/our-proposals/index.html

Posted: Tue, 03 Jul 2018 11:15 by Clerk

Tags: Burnaston Cross, Consultation, Development

Willington Bowls Club - try for FREE

Willington Bowls Club - try for FREE

Come along and try your hand at Crown Green Bowling. All welcome from 8 years of age. Sunday morning 10am until 11am. May 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th. There will be no charge and no obligation, all you need is a flat soled pair of shoes. Come and have a go... you know you want to.

Posted: Thu, 03 May 2018 19:47 by Clerk

Tags: Bowls, Public

Station Garden planting and tidy up, this Sunday.

Station Garden planting and tidy up, this Sunday.

Please come along and help the Parish Council plant and tidy up the Station Garden this Sunday the 29th. Everyone is meeting between 9.30am and 10am at the garden. If you have any garden tools you are happy to bring then please do so. The proposed plan of action is attached and the flowers / plants have already been purchased.

Posted: Wed, 25 Apr 2018 18:36 by Clerk

Tags: Gardening, Public, Station Garden

Do you use Etwall Library? Is this Your Local Library?

Do you use Etwall Library? Is this Your Local Library?

Derbyshire County Council are consulting on the County's Library service and this affects Etwall. The attached document details their plans for the library to be managed by the community. Etwall Parish Council have asked for our help in case it affects Willington residents. An extract from the document attached:

I wanted to take a moment to write to you about our proposals to consult on potential changes... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 21 Apr 2018 11:00 by Clerk

Tags: DCC, Etwall, Library, consultation

The Old School Trust Needs Support from Villagers.

The Old School Trust Needs Support from Villagers.

Willington Old School, on Castleway is holding it's AGM on Monday 26th March at 7.30pm and really really needs some more committee members. They would love anyone from the village to come along and support them (need to be over 18) as some of the members have been doing the role for over 18years and need to retire. It would be a shame to lose this wonderful facility in the village, so please pop along... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Mar 2018 18:54 by Clerk

Tags: AGM, Old school trust

We Need Your Help To Protect Our Footpaths

We Need Your Help To Protect Our Footpaths

Have you walked any of these routes across the gravel pits to the nature reserve, the green railway bridge or simply down kingfisher lane to one of the other paths shown on the map in the last 20 years or more?

If so please collect an evidence form from the Post office, complete it and return it back to the Post Office so the Footpaths and Open Spaces Group can make a bid to Derbyshire County Council... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Jan 2018 18:22 by Clerk

Tags: Services, footpaths, public

New Welcome Road Signs - Your Say

New Welcome Road Signs - Your Say

The Parish Council would like to ask the residents of Willington what they think of the new proposed Welcome Signs into the village. There are 2 designs but 3 wordings. Please vote on this link for your favourite welcome road signs. Voting has now closed for a decision to be made at the next Parish Council meeting.

Posted: Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:18 by Clerk

Tags: Road Signs, Vote, Welcome

Subscribe to RSS Feed Help for RSS Feeds