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Baslow Better Together

Come and join us on Sunday 12 September for an afternoon of entertainment on the Baslow Sports Field, from 2-6pm. There will be plenty of things for all the family, including: Tea garden Bar & BBQ Garden games Bouncy castle 3 local live bands Community dancing And much more! This is a free event, so […]

Baslow Through the Ages

The Baslow History Group has written a book called Baslow Through The Ages: It has 248 pages and was supported by Derbyshire Dales District Council. It costs £7. You can purchase copies from Alan Roberts ar_alanroberts@yahoo.co.uk The History Group website is https://baslow-history-group.weebly.com/

EGM 2 August 2021

The Trustees of Baslow Village Hall have called an Extraordinary General Meeting, which will take palce as follows: Date: Monday 2 August 2021 Time: 7.30 pm Venue: Baslow Village Hall  Everyone is welcome to attend. This will be a short meeting to pass the following resolutions:  Election of new Chairman  Mr Richard Plumb, Baslow resident, has […]

Annual Parish Meeting

Parish Meeting – Wednesday 21 July 2021 at 7.30pm in the Village Hall The annual Parish Meeting for Baslow and Bubnell will take place on Wednesday 21 July at 7.30pm in the Village Hall (pandemic permitting). The Parish Meeting is an opportunity for residents, businesses and organisations to come together to update one another on village […]

Food waste collections

DDDC has published details of temporary operational changes put together by the District Council and Serco to help alleviate current bin collection disruptions. The changes will start from 26 July for a period of three months. They apologise again for the inconvenience but the aim of this plan is to ensure that all 34,000 households […]

Children’s summer of fun

A message for Becky Lyne, who runs Tryumph in Life, here is Baslow: I hope it may be of benefit to you to learn of our Summer Holiday Multi-Activity Camps at Baslow Sports Field to help keep kids healthily entertained throughout the summer weeks. I am also delighted to say that we have received a […]

Keep Baslow Beautiful

Over the last few weeks local residents and councillors have been out working hard in support of the Keep Baslow Beautiful campaign. On Saturday 22 May the working party that turned up to help clear Bubnell Lane was joined by Mervyn Shepherd (who now farms at Bubnell). He scraped the edge of the road and […]

Derbyshire’s new PCC

Angelique Foster has been elected as Derbyshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC). The new Commissioner will take up office on Thursday 13 May 2021 and will serve a three-year term until 2024 due to the year-long postponement of the election as a result of COVID-19. Police and Crime Commissioners are elected independent representatives who oversee […]

Baslow Village Hall needs you

The Trustees of Baslow Village Hall have vacancies for a Chairman and a Marketing Trustee, which need to be filled as a matter of urgency. The election of these new roles will take place at the village hall at the 14 June 2021, during the organisation’s AGM. For further information, copies of the Roles and […]

The Countryside Code

Download your guide to enjoying parks and waterways, coast and countryside by clicking here. In summary The Countryside Code asks everyone to: • Be considerate to those living in, working in and enjoying the countryside • leave gates and property as you find them • Do not block access to gateways or driveways when parking […]

Ask for ANI

Pharmacies across the country can now help anyone who is suffering from domestic abuse. If a pharmacy has an Ask for ANI poster on display and you are suffering from abuse, you can ask for immediate help and support by using the ‘Ask for ANI’ codeword. Home is not always a safe place and the […]

Universal Credit

Due to the impact of Coronavirus over 5.5 million people are claiming Universal Credit. Many of them are new to claiming Universal Credit having been negatively impacted by Coronavirus.  If you or anyone you know is experiencing financial difficulty they should have a look at the Universal Credit guide: https://www.gov.uk/universal-credit  

Bike track opens

Baslow and Bubnell Parish Council is delighted to announce the latest addition to the Baslow Woodland Park: a purpose-designed bike track that can be enjoyed by children of all ages. Designed by Baslow resident, Simon Turton, and built by the Baslow Sports Field’s groundsman, David Robins, they worked closely together to deliver the course, which […]

Free marketing reviews

Baslow-based Opera PR & Communications is offering free marketing reviews for companies that operate in and around Baslow. The free reviews will evaluate current marketing and promotional activity, which will be summarised in a short action-oriented report. The review will consider various elements of a company’s marketing activity, including: Website Design Email Marketing Public Relations […]

Chatsworth update

Here is an extract from the latest new from Chatsworth Local community update Dear local community parish councillors and residents I am conscious that most of my updates in 2020 have all been about closing and then reopening and then closing again the various parts of Chatsworth in line with government guidance and our guiding […]

Pandemic Heroes

The Parish Council wanted to recognise all the hard work done by so many villagers to help our parishioners through the periods of lockdown. Many went the extra mile to improve our safety and quality of life and for this the Councillors are eternally grateful. They couldn’t name every individual, so they have nominated groups […]

Il Lupo’s new takeaway menu

The owners of Baslow-based restaurant and pizzeria, Il Lupo, are delighted to announce their new takeaway menu, which includes a wider selection food and drink, along with a message from the company: Hello everybody. We hope you enjoy browsing our complete menu, which will be available for takeaways until the 14 July when we will […]

Physiotherapy Group re-opens

Kate and Tamsin are delighted to welcome patients back to their long-established Peak District practice. Bakewell Physiotherapy Group has now re-opened and is working to the latest guidelines issued by the Department of Health and The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. Their highly experienced and specialised team of physiotherapists treat musculoskeletal conditions, sports injuries, pelvic pain, […]

Coronavirus updates

More news is emerging all the time and here are the latest updates: Parish Magazine The printing of the Parish Magazine has not been possible and there will be no issue in April or going forward, until things settle back down. Derbyshire County Council All recycling centres across the county have been closed. Derbyshire Dales District […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Derbyshire County Council has announced an update regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) They are working closely with the NHS and other local authorities to ensure that the people of Derbyshire are kept well informed. You’ll find lots of information around the virus, how to prevent its spread and what to do if you’re concerned that you might […]

Refurbished Cavendish Pavilion available to hire

Hire the Cavendish Pavilion at the Baslow Sports Field Following the extensive refurbishment of the Cavendish Pavilion, including the ground floor, first floor and the changing rooms, the pavilion offers high quality facilities for a variety of business activities and leisure events. In the main ground floor area, which can accommodate up to 50 people, […]

TrY-Sports Virtual Fitness Classes

Becky Lyne’s Virtual Fitness classes start on Tuesday 12 November in the new upstairs studio in the pavilion at the Baslow Sports Field. It costs just £4.50 for a 45-minute high quality screen-projected session, with all equipment provided. This is a great chance to workout with friends or to get some exercise in while your child […]

Baslow Bolt: registrations now open

Registrations are now open for the second Baslow Bolt, the new cross country race that in 2019 revived the old Baslow Fell Race. To register and for more information visit the official race website: https://baslowbolt.com. As before, all proceeds are in aid of the local village school: St Anne’s Baslow PTA. The route will again […]

Tots and Seniors

Every first Monday of the month at Baslow Mother and Toddler Group Would you like to have a cup of tea and a chat with others? Do you enjoy spending time with little ones? Baslow Toddler Group runs every Monday morning, but on the first Monday of every month (during term time) the doors are open to […]