Spondon News

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Added Sunday, 27th November 2016
Due to time constraints, we're currently not updating the news section of the website as much as normal. However, you can still keep up with all the latest news and events from around the village on our social media pages. Our Facebook page and Twitter feed are updated regularly each week with lo... [Read more]
Added Tuesday, 3rd October 2017
TrentBarton have announced some major changes affecting their Spondon Flyer bus service from Sunday 29th October onwards.A new timetable will see services reduced to one every 15 minutes from Derby bus station (previously every 10 minutes). The current Blue route will also be axed, with all buses fo... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 22nd April 2017
The popular annual Spondon Social Safari return to the village once again this summer, this year taking place over the weekend of 8th and 9th July.Now in its TENTH year, the Safari continues to be very popular and is this year looking to try and get even more participants than ever before. As well a... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 22nd April 2017
A special Family Fun Day will be taking place at Dale Road Park in Spondon on Saturday 24th June from 11am to 4pm. The event will feature a day of family fun and entertainment including activities on the park's new Trim Trail equipment plus stalls and entertainment from various local community or... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 22nd April 2017
This year's popular annual charity cricket match between Spondon Cricket Club and Derby County Allstars takes place on Sunday 16th July.This year's event is a little earlier than normal this year following feedback to the organisers that a lot of people would like to attend but tend to be on... [Read more]
Added Monday, 10th April 2017
Spondon residents are being urged to join the effort to help save Spondon Library from possible closure.Please take a minute to read this message from the Spondon Village Partnership (SVP):As you are probably aware, Spondon (and many other branch) libraries are under threat of closure with the ongoi... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 27th November 2016
It's always the most popular event on the Spondon calendar and, once again this year, Spondon Alight didn't disappoint! Thousands flocked into Spondon village centre to enjoy the annual Christmas lights switch-on celebrations, generating another fantastic atmosphere throughout the village. Fun... [Read more]
Added Wednesday, 16th November 2016
The most popular event on the Spondon calendar - the Spondon Alight Christmas lights switch on - is on Saturday 26th November.~ Village Centre roads and streets close at 2.30pm ~~ Stalls in the Liberal Club and Village Club from 2.30pm to 7pm ~~ Fun Fair starts at around 4pm ~~ Village Hal... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 20th August 2016
For over 15 years now, the Spondon Online website has been providing local news and info to the people of Spondon and beyond. This current version of the website is over 7 years old so we're getting ready to create a new version of the website in the near future. Take the survey >> As we are i... [Read more]
Added Wednesday, 17th August 2016
Between 28 September and 1 October 2015, Spondon Village Partnership (SVP) ran an online survey, seeking people’s experience and opinions on parking in the village centre. 144 responses were received. To supplement the numeric results and investigate some of the text comments, the 3 main car park... [Read more]