Spondon News

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Added Tuesday, 12th January 2016
Derby City Council are working in partnership with Derbyshire Constabulary to carry out free bike marking across the City in January and February. Members of the public have the chance to have their bikes, scooters and skateboards securely marked and registered for free. The City and Neighbourho... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 2nd January 2016
Thank you to majority of residents who do not park on footways or grass verges. Your consideration for others and respect for your community is appreciated. Everyone knows that verges are easily damaged especially during wet conditions and soon become unsightly when people park without consider... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 2nd January 2016
The School Parking Campaign in Spondon continues to be funded by Spondon Neighbourhood Board working in partnership with the local Police, Fire Service, Schools and funding additional hours of the Councils Civil Enforcement Officers. The campaign has included high visibility visits outside schoo... [Read more]
Added Friday, 1st January 2016
Spondon is rightly proud of its community spirit around the village. We're also lucky to have a number of brilliant local events which are supported fantastically by local residents. These events are organised each year by groups and individuals who put there own time and effort into making sure... [Read more]
Added Thursday, 31st December 2015
Spondon Neighborhood Board and Traders Association are once again providing the popular Tree Shredding Service for Spondon residents. You can have your old (real) Christmas tree shredded for free on Saturday 9th January 2016 from 10am to noon on Spondon Village Hall Car park. No need to book - ju... [Read more]
Added Thursday, 31st December 2015
Derby City Council is currently consulting the public on the future of library services in Derby as part of its budget cuts reviews.To have your say on the future of the Library Service in Derby, please read the consultation document here and then take part in the online survey. The survey will take... [Read more]
Added Friday, 4th December 2015
Spread some seasonal Spondon cheer with our Facebook Christmas E-Cards. The cards feature a variety of festive and snow-covered scenes from around the village, including St Werburghs and Methodist Churches, Spondon Village Hall, Sitwell Street and the White Swan. Find them below and also at... [Read more]
Added Friday, 4th December 2015
Derby City Council is helping residents stay safe this Christmas with the launch of its annual '12 Days to a Safer Christmas' campaign. They're posting helpful tips and advice around 12 themes during December on social media. Keep a look out for information around fraudulent websites, what to... [Read more]
Added Friday, 4th December 2015
Spondon Neighbourhood Board is working in partnership with the local Police, Fire Service, Schools and the Councils Civil Enforcement Officers as part of a school parking campaign. Alongside the use of the CCTV camera car, the visits outside schools will advise parents on how and where to park a... [Read more]
Added Thursday, 3rd December 2015
Do you use a van for work? If you do, is it secure and are your tools removed when it’s parked up? Thieves will target vans for the chance of high value power tools left in them. Don’t give them the opportunity! Make sure that you note down all serial numbers, makes/models of your tools and... [Read more]