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Local history and heritage

Heritage News, conservation area histories and other links.

South Derbyshire Heritage News

Heritage News is published three times a year around April (Spring / Summer issue), August (Autumn issue) and December (Winter issue). It is circulated to all parish councils / meetings, amenity societies and historical groups within South Derbyshire, and is also distributed to libraries and to local press contacts. Available here for download: Current and back issues of Heritage News.

Conservation Areas

Histories of some of the conservation areas are available to download from the bottom of this page under 'Related documents' (each file includes an A3 hand drawn map for use as reference only):

Alternatively high quality printed booklets are available from the Planning Enquiries office for a small charge. You can also purchase them through our Online Payment System.

Further Information about Local History and Heritage

The Magic Attic is a fascinating archive of newspapers, historical documents and photographs relating to Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Leicestershire, housed at Sharpe's Pottery Museum, 23 West Street, Swadlincote, Derbyshire DE11 9DG

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