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  • 13 July 2017

    A series of ‘Repairs Roadshows’ have been announced as South Derbyshire District Council’s Housing team looks to improve the service it offers to tenants.

  • 12 July 2017

    Visitors to one of South Derbyshire’s most popular attractions are being invited to go wild and discover more about one of its newest features.

  • 11 July 2017

    An extra drop-in session to give members of the public the chance to comment on the future shape of South Derbyshire has been arranged.

  • 11 July 2017

    Please be advised that, due to the bad weather, tonight’s Choir in the Park event in Swadlincote has been cancelled.

  • 7 July 2017

    Eureka Park in Swadlincote is to host its first musical event, with choirs taking part in a performance designed to bring people together.

  • 7 July 2017

    It’s not just at Wimbledon that tennis fans have been enjoying strawberries and cream this week - members of a tennis group in South Derbyshire have celebrated their second anniversary with the traditional treat.

  • 7 July 2017

    A packed programme of activities has been lined up for the summer holidays at Rosliston Forestry Centre, giving people of all ages a chance to 'have a go' as well as to watch the wildlife to be found on the site.

  • 5 July 2017

    A fly-tipper caught red-handed dumping an estimated 80 tonnes of rubbish in South Derbyshire has been given a six-month suspended jail sentence.

  • 5 July 2017

    We have been made aware of a Council Tax demand fraud currently operating in South Derbyshire. 

  • 4 July 2017

    Volunteers and groups in South Derbyshire are being invited to let council Chairman Councillor Michael Stanton know about themselves and their activities.