Spondon News

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Added Sunday, 3rd April 2016
The popular annual charity cricket match between Spondon Cricket Club and the Derby County Legends side will return again this summer. This year’s event will be Sunday 31st July, with gates opening at noon and the match starting at 2pm. Entrance is £2 for adults and free for kids. It’s always... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 6th March 2016
Spondon Councillor, Evonne Williams, writes about the end of the Spondon Neighbourhood Board in its current form and looks to how things can still be managed for the benefit of the local community in the future: As Chairman of the Spondon Neighbourhood Board, it is with great sadness that this wi... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 5th March 2016
A local film maker is currently working on a documentary charting a year in the life of Spondon and is looking for help and contributions from the local area. Mark Rivers is keen to hear from Spondon groups, as well as local residents, who would be interested in being featured in the film. Mark i... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 5th March 2016
Spondon SNT advise residents to keep their vehicles secure and with no valuables on show. Tradespeople that use vans are advised to remove their tools when leaving the vehicle for the night. Registering your tools on www.immobilse.com is easy to do and allows the Police to access the system... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 5th March 2016
Spondon Traders Association Chairman, Mark Davis, discusses the changes to the Spondon Neighbourhood Board and pledges to continue working with local groups to organise great events like Spondon Day and Spondon Alight: "The last Neighbourhood Forum in its present form will have been and gone ver... [Read more]
Added Wednesday, 2nd March 2016
The Spondon Neighbourhood Board Achievements booklet will soon be available here on the Spondon Online website. It will include the successes and achievements of the Neighbourhood Board and outlines just some of the projects funded and the activities delivered to tackle the Board’s priorities to... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 6th February 2016
Spondon Councillor Nicola Roulstone has provided an update on the latest action being taken to try to reduce the issue of heavy traffic and parking problems during school run time in Spondon: "Continuing our efforts to tackle school parking issues around Spondon Schools, we have visited Spondon s... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 6th February 2016
Following a recent parking survey completed by the Spondon Village Partnership (SVP) Team, one of the issues highlighted was concern that some visitors to the village centre were not aware of the parking available behind the village hall creating parking issues elsewhere in the village such as the p... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 6th February 2016
A reminder that you can get your bikes, scooters and skateboards security marked for FREE next Saturday (13th) at Cyclo Monster (on Asda island) from 10am to 2pm. The kit works by marking the bike with a unique code, which is linked to the owner’s details on a secure database. If their cycle is s... [Read more]
Added Tuesday, 12th January 2016
The Winter/Spring 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 are funded by local neighbourhood boards and other local partnerships and feature a wide range of different typ... [Read more]