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Safer Neighbourhood Policing Surgery, Monday 25th September 1300 - 1330

Mobile Police Surgery Visit

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:00

The Safer Neighbourhood policing team Mobile Police Station will visit Quarndon on Monday 25th September from 1300 to 1330. It will be parked in Church Road near Curzon School. Residents can call in and speak to officers about any concerns.

Or email paula.bennett.4461@derbyshire.pnn.police.uk

Venue:Church Road

Contact:Paula Bennett, Clare Turner

Posted: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 15:29 by Clare Turner

Tags: Police, Safer Neighbourhood, Traffic

Roadworks in Quarndon

8th-14th Sept on the Common - traffic control (two-way signals) while Cadent (National Grid as was) do work on the gas supply.

9th - 16th Sept on the Common - traffic control (two-way signals) while Western Power do work on the electrical supply.

You can get details of roadworks https://roadworks.org/?tm=171585

Posted: Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:52 by Matthew Pitt

Tags: Roadworks

Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa at Parish Council meeting

Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa  at Parish Council meeting

Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa joined residents at Quarndon's Parish Council meeting on Monday 24th July as part of his #D383 tour of Derbyshire.

PCC Dhindsa gave a presentation on his role. He offered to help with partnership working and confirmed there is a new rural crime specialist unit. You can sign up to the Derbyshire Alert system www.derbyshirealert.co.uk.

Parishioners raised.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:27 by Matthew Pitt

Tags: Parish Councillors, Traffic, Derbyshire Rural Crime Team

Quarndon features in Derbyshire Life

Quarndon features in Derbyshire Life

There's an interesting article in the August 2017 edition of Derbyshire Life called 'Monumental Musings - Quarndon Wellhouse' by Peter Seddon. It's about the chalybeate well (or spring) in the village and the history of Quarndon as a spa.

Posted: Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:14 by Matthew Pitt

Tags: Local History, Chalybeate Well

Quarndon Parish Council launches new web site - and new logo

Quarndon Parish Council launches new web site - and new logo

Quarndon Parish Council is proud to announce that www.quarndon-pc.gov.uk is now live. This stylish new site will continue to grow and develop, with information about the many facets of Quarndon village life.

Googling 'Quarndon Parish Council' will lead visitors to the 'official' site, with details of the Parish Council and the services it provides, like planning, footpaths and so on, but this isn't all. There is a 'village' route too.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:25 by Clare Turner

Tags: Chalybeate Well, Website, Local History

QNP Community Walks Photography Competition

QNP Community Walks Photography Competition

The winners of the QNP "Community Walks" Photography Competition at the end of June were as follows:

    • The Rural Environment: Andy Small with 31 votes (view looking south from top of footpath off Woodlands Lane).
    • The Built Environment: Andy Small with 50 votes (view looking down Church Road)
    • Nature and Wildlife: Ros Grum with 42 vote (the mouse)

So the overall winner was Andy's Built Environment photo.

Posted: Fri, 30 Jun 2017 19:50 by Matthew Pitt

Tags: Quarndon Neighbourhood Planning, Photography

Kedleston Road development: High Court turns down planning appeal decision

The Hon. Ms Justice Lang has quashed the decision made by the Planning Inspectorate to grant planning permission for 400 houses on the heritage land adjacent to Kedleston Road, Allestree, Derby.

Her decision to dismiss the granting of planning permission on the grounds that it is unlawful has come as a great relief for all those who have campaigned to protect the land and setting linked to Kedleston Hall.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:09 by Clare Turner

Tags: Kedleston Road, Planning, Amber Valley Borough Council, Kedleston Hall

Ransomware Guidance for Home Users

Message from Gill Riley, Neighbourhood & Home Watch Network Communication Administrator, Derbyshire, sent via Derbyshire Alert

Hello All,
Following the cyber incident on Friday the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) have requested that law enforcement reach out to as many people and organisations and give a consistent message.

The following link is the latest Ransomware Guidance for Home Users:.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 May 2017 15:14 by Clare Turner

Tags: Neighbourhood Watch

Recycling centre charges removed in Derbyshire

Charges were introduced on Monday 3 April 2017 to help pay Derbyshire's £37.2m annual waste bill.

Residents were required to pay £3 per standard rubble sack to take soil, bricks, rubble and ceramics such as bathroom furniture and tiles to the centres.

The fees were withdrawn from Saturday, 6 May 2017 following the county elections and a change of administration on Friday, 5 May 2017.

The.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 May 2017 15:14 by Clare Turner

Tags: Recycling, Derbyshire County Council

St Paul's Quarndon Church Fair

Free admission; proceeds to church funds.
For more details contact J Reed on 01332 843909.

Posted: Wed, 10 May 2017 15:17 by Clare Turner

Tags: St. Paul's Church

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