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Parish Council update

Here is a round-up of the latest news from Baslow & Bubnell Parish Council. New Councillors In May the elections were held.  There are 10 seats in Baslow and Bubnell, and seven were filled at this time. The remaining three vacancies were filled by co-option at the Parish Council meeting on 18 July 2023. The […]

Parish Council update

Planning New: NP/DDD/0523/0586 – Rose Hill, School Lane, Baslow – Demolish existing conservatory and replacement with single-storey extension to rear of property Existing: NP/DDD/0423/0455 – Holly Trees, Derwent Drive, Baslow – Rear extension, garage conversion and Internal alterations NP/DDD/0323/0270 – 17 Bakewell Road, Baslow – Installation of PVCU conservatory to rear of property – Granted […]

4 May elections

There are 3 candidates standing for the Chatsworth Ward of Derbyshire Dales District Council. They are: • Claire Cadogan Liberal Democrats • John Gary Green Party • Susan Hobson Conservative Party There will be no election for the Parish Council in Baslow and Bubnell and the 7 Councillors are: • Chris Brown • Jane Buckham […]

Parish Council update

Community Speed Watch Baslow and Bubnell has had a very successful Community Speed Watch (CSW) scheme.  However, this relies on volunteers and we now need some more to be trained. CSW is a national initiative where active members of local communities join with the support of the police to monitor speeds of vehicles using radar […]

List your business

For the last few years, Baslow & Bubnell Parish Council has dropped its annual charge for local companies to have their own presence on our website, which was done in recognition of the financial difficulties faced by businesses during the various lockdowns.  At a recent meeting, the Parish Council agreed to continue to suspend any […]

Parish Meeting summary

Parish Meeting There was a good turn-out for the annual Parish meeting, which was held on Thursday 16 June in the Village Hall. The Parish Council gave an update on things they are working on. The parking consultation deadline had just passed. There were about 200 responses from 600 questionnaires, this is a great response […]

Parish Meeting 16 June

What is a Parish Meeting? Every English Parish must have a Parish Meeting (Local Government Act 1972, s13(1)). This meeting consists of the local government electors registered for the area for which it is held i.e. all those who have a right to vote. The meeting must be held each year between 1 March and 1June, […]

Winter Festival’s future

David Dawson, the Secretary of the Baslow Festival Group, has written an open letter to the people of Baslow explaining the group’s proposals for the Winter Festival. David would also like to hear the views from anyone in the village about the future of this event. Dear Resident The Winter Festival was set up in […]

Baslow Charities’ update

Baslow School and Curbar School have both received cheques for £247.60, which is part of a tradition dating back over 300 years, as David Dalrymple-Smith. In the early 1600s a small endowed school was started at Stanton Ford, giving a free basic education to 10 children, four from Baslow and Bubnell, and two each from […]

Duchess opens new Bike Track

On Sunday 12 September, the Duchess of Devonshire formally opened the new bike track that has been created within the Baslow Woodland Park. The new bike track has been designed and created by two Baslow residents, Simon Turton and David Robins, who worked together with the Parish Council to deliver the new community facility. Since […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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:  

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