Spondon News

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Added Tuesday, 5th July 2016
The popular Spondon Social Safari returns once again this summer, taking place over the weekend of Saturday 16th... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 18th June 2016
The brilliant Spondon Day event returns to the village on Saturday 25th June and the Spondon Traders' Association hopes it'll be the best yet.  SPONDON DAY AT A GLANCE:Road Closures will be at 12.30pm for the Fun Fair to set up with rides opening from 1.30pm. Rides will finish... [Read more]
Added Friday, 6th May 2016
Spondon resident Evonne Williams has been re-elected as local councillor for Spondon following this week's local elections. Councillor Williams, who has served as a councillor for Spondon since 2000, was elected with a majority of 1,240 votes following Thursday's vote. The full results for the... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 1st May 2016
The Safer Spondon group is a non-profit making group run by volunteers working closely with the Spondon Safer Neighbourhood Police Team supporting events and working with vulnerable residents. The group sell home safety equipment and deterrents to proactively tackle crime in the area through prev... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 1st May 2016
The Spring/Summer programme of activities from Spondon's local youth clubs is now available to download along with details of youth clubs in neighbouring areas. The clubs and activities feature a wide range of different types of activities, including games, sports, arts... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 30th April 2016
The Friends of Spondon Cemetery are fantastic volunteers who work hard to keep our local cemetery clean and tidy for those families who have lost loved ones. Their recent Spring Maintenance Day involved litter picking, trimming and painting gates along with help from Spondon's GSI Garden Mainten... [Read more]
Added Wednesday, 27th April 2016
Spondon looked fantastic over the St George's Day weekend thanks to the flags flying throughout the village centre. The flags were organised by the Spondon Traders Association. STA Chairman Mark Davis said: "I hope everyone likes the St George's Flags. These were all put up by our members and vol... [Read more]
Added Thursday, 21st April 2016
Candidates for the Spondon ward in the upcoming Local Elections have been announced. Four candidates have been nominated for the elections on Thursday 5th May. The nominated candidates are, in alphabetical order: KEANE, John-Paul - Liberal Democrat Home address: Whitecross Gardens, Derby... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 3rd April 2016
There’s another fantastic summer of events to look forward to here in Spondon with the return of three of our village favourites!The village centre will be filled with fun and entertainment once again for SPONDON DAY 2016 on Saturday 25th June with a large fun fair, craft market, live music an... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 3rd April 2016
Our own special celebration of our Village, Spondon Day, is on Saturday 25th June this year and we hope and expect that it will be bigger and better than ever. The annual event is organised by the Spondon Traders Association and chairman Mark Davis says the STA is looking to make this year’s even... [Read more]