Willington Parish Council

Serving the people of Willington

Locum Clerk/RFO: Jacqui Storer
P O Box 8366, Derby
Derbyshire

Tags: footpaths

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 The Clerk

Tags: footpaths, public, Services

Wonderful Volunteers Clear The Way Again

Wonderful Volunteers Clear The Way Again

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 The Clerk

Tags: public, Parish, Services, community, footpaths, litter

Temp Footpath Closure on railway bridge Footpath 4

Temp Footpath Closure on railway bridge Footpath 4

DERBYSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
TEMPORARY FOOTPATH CLOSURE
PUBLIC FOOTPATH NO.4 (PART)
WILLINGTON PARISH
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
from footbridge.
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: No alternative route has
been designated.
Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably
possible,... Read More »











Posted: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:24 by The Clerk

Tags: Footpaths

Footpaths Group Clearing the Way Again

Footpaths Group Clearing the Way Again

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 The Clerk

Tags: public, Services, community, footpaths

Footpath Clearing This Sunday

Footpath Clearing This Sunday

Join Willington's Footpath Group for some tidying up of Footpath 7, near the canal and green bridge. Sunday 4th June at 10am. All welcome, sturdy footwear and gloves would be great , enthusiasm mandatory.

Posted: Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:06 by The Clerk

Tags: Parish, public, Services, footpaths, community, litter

Volunteers from the new Footpaths Group clear the way

Volunteers from the new Footpaths Group clear the way

The new Footpaths and Open Space Group went to task on clearing one of Willington's footpaths and did a great job. If you would like to help out then please get in touch or come to the open meeting on Monday 24th April at 7pm at Willington Old School.

Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:42 by The Clerk

Tags: public, Parish, footpaths, community, litter, groups

Litter Picking on Footpath Number 7

Litter Picking on Footpath Number 7

Following the Footpaths Group meeting on 27th February, it was agreed to hold an afternoon of litter picking/ general tidying of footpath number 7 from the underpass at Ivy Close up to the 'Green Bridge' over the railway track.The event will take place on Sunday 19th March at 1:00pm, (meet at Ivy Close underpass).All we ask is that those wishing to participate come along with appropriate clothing and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:30 by The Clerk

Tags: public, Parish, Services, footpaths, litter, community

Second Meeting for New Footpaths Group

Second Meeting for New Footpaths Group

If you are interested in the walks around Willington and the open space that is available to play, take your dog or simply enjoy then please come along and support this new group who are trying to protect these areas, make them safe to walk and use plus look at developing new walks. The first meeting was well attended but more support is needed.

Monday 27th February 7pm at the Old School Castleway.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:38 by The Clerk

Tags: public, Parish, footpaths, TRPF, local, community

New Footpath Group first meeting this Monday

New Footpath Group first meeting this Monday

Willington Parish Council is trying to establish a new Footpaths Group to look at existing footpaths in the village and to look at establishing new footpaths. The initial meeting will be held this Monday (23rd) at The Old School at 7pm. Anyone with an interest in the village footpaths is welcome to attend.

Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017 11:41 by The Clerk

Tags: Public, Meeting, Footpaths, Community

New Footpath Group for Willington

New Footpath Group for Willington

Willington Parish Council would like to establish a footpaths group in the village. The idea of the group would be to look at current footpath issues, look at new footpaths, letting the community know about the footpaths, providing better notices, stiles and publication. All that is required is enthusiasm and a passion for keeping the countryside open to all. Please contact the clerk for more details.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:33 by The Clerk

Tags: public, Parish, footpaths, community