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 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 Clerk
NOTICE OF VACANCY
IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR
PARISH OF WILLINGTON
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.
If by 4 October, 2017 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Parish, an... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 21:00 by Clerk
Do you run a Neighbourhood Watch scheme on your street? Would you like to join a scheme in Willington? Please get in touch as a kind volunteer - via the Parish Council - would like to get a more centralised scheme going for the village.
Posted: Thu, 07 Sep 2017 16:19 by Clerk
Volunteers were out on Sunday clearing Footpath 6. If you ever want to help out around the village then please get in touch.
Posted: Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:05 by Clerk
DERBYSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
TEMPORARY FOOTPATH CLOSURE
PUBLIC FOOTPATH NO.4 (PART)
WHEN: 0800hrs to 1700hrs on 28th August 2017.
WHERE: The footbridge crossing the railway line on
Public Footpath No.4 Willington.
REASON: To facilitate works to remove/ paint graffiti
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: No alternative route has
Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably
possible,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:24 by Clerk
Thousands of cards which entitle older people and those with certain disabilities to free off-peak local bus travel are due to expire in the next few months.
Derbyshire Gold Card holders are being urged to check the validity dates on their cards, which can also be used to get discounts at some 700 shops and businesses and to borrow items from any county library.
Most Gold Cards are valid for five years,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:01 by Clerk
Willington Fc U13s are looking to add 3/4 new players and another goalkeeper to a great bunch of kids. Very friendly and welcoming to all abilities wanting to develop. We train on wed 17:30-18:30 @ the power station playing fields twyford road, just turn up in your kit with shinpads and a drink.
Posted: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:25 by Clerk
This school summer holiday don't forget to come down to Twyford Road Playing Field to take part in FREE activities provided by South Derbyshire District Council Sports Team and paid for by Willington Parish Council. Dates on our website and the new noticeboards round the village.
Posted: Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:18 by Clerk
The new group in Willington set up to help everyone enjoy the footpaths round the village have been hard at work again. Hope you all enjoy their efforts.
If you are interested in joining he group or just coming along to a morning of clearing, making, mending or fixing then please get in touch.
Posted: Fri, 30 Jun 2017 12:25 by Clerk