SCA News

Read the latest news from around Spondon. If you have some local news to share, why not click here to add it.

Added Tuesday, 13th November 2018
Published to coincide with the centenary of the Armistice, the latest Archive book is called "Spondon Remembers: the war memorials of Spondon" by Derek Hathaway. More details can be found here. [Read more]
Added Thursday, 8th November 2018
The Community Council has agreed that Hall hire rates will be increased slightly from the beginning of 2019, because of rising costs. Further details are available here. [Read more]
Added Tuesday, 17th July 2018
As you are probably aware, Spondon is now being run as a Community Managed Library under the auspices of Direct Housing Advice.It is hoped to extend the current opening hours, particularly to include Saturdays, but to do that additional volunteers are needed. If you think you may be able to help, or... [Read more]
Added Thursday, 28th June 2018
Printed versions of the Safari prorganmne can now be found at three locations in Spondon. The event listing also gives details of where they can be found on the weekend itself. [Read more]
Added Friday, 22nd June 2018
DHA have announced the initial opening hours of Spondon Library from Monday 25th June:Monday               10.00am – 4.30pmTuesday               10.00am... [Read more]
Added Wednesday, 13th June 2018
An inaugural meeting about the new Community Managed Library in Spondon will be held on Wednesday 27th June in the Village Hall at 1pm More details here. [Read more]
Added Saturday, 9th June 2018
The Village Improvement Committee is again running a flowering container competition for shops, business premises, pubs and clubs in Spondon. As before, they will be judged towards the end of July by Dawn Dagley, Area Park Manager for Derby City Council. [Read more]
Added Saturday, 9th June 2018
You may already be aware the the Library will close after Tuesday 12 June, re-opening on Monday 25 June as a Community Managed Library, organised by Direct Help and Advice.If you missed the public meeting on 8 June (which was organised at VERY short notice) you can still volunteer using an onli... [Read more]
Added Thursday, 24th May 2018
In line with General Data Protection Regulations, the Community Association has published its Privacy Policy. [Read more]
Added Friday, 7th October 2016
The Co-op has relaunched its membership scheme and is again providing the traditional "divi". But this scheme will also enable you to support local causes, and the two stores in Spondon have selected the Community Association as one of them (together with the local Scouts and the Historica... [Read more]