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Added Friday, 2nd October 2015
Spondon Children's Centre, at Asterdale School on Borrowash Road, host regular groups, events and activities for young children and their families. These include the weekly Stay and Play and Once Upon A Rhyme, a fortnightly childminder's group, toy loan service and more. Download the full prog... [Read more]
Added Friday, 2nd October 2015
Darker nights are here again which means the quiz season is upon us once again. Following last year's successful event when 31 teams competed for the coveted trophy; the Community Association will once again be holding the annual quiz at the Village Hall on Friday 6th November 2015, start 7.30pm... [Read more]
Added Friday, 2nd October 2015
Spondon SNT reminds you to ensure you ALWAYS lock your vehicle when leaving it for any period of time. Thieves will be tempted by anything left on show in a vehicle, especially when the vehicle is unlocked! Thefts from vehicles have occurred recently at ASDA whereby offenders takes items f... [Read more]
Added Thursday, 1st October 2015
The Spondon Councillors still have a limited store of around 100 bags of rock salt available for free.Should you wish to claim any bags then please contact one of your councillors to arrange for collection. The aim of this scheme is to help local residents, especially the vulnerable and elderly... [Read more]
Added Friday, 11th September 2015
The Autumn and Winter 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... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 6th September 2015
The Spondon Neighbourhood Board is pleased to announce that it is once again allocating funding from 1 October 2015 to allow residents to have items removed free of charge if they use the Bulky Waste service. This is a time-limited service and so its first come, first served. You cannot ha... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 6th September 2015
This year's Spondon Social Safari delivered another fantastic weekend of socialising and fundraising all around the village back in July. Organiser Roy Battelle looks back at the event: "Congratulations to all 25 participants who opened their gardens and properties to be host to the many Safari t... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 6th September 2015
Every year Spondon Neighbourhood Board agrees projects that are funded from a budget provided by Derby City Council from the Streetpride service. This year £17,333 has been allocated to deliver projects that aim to help tackle some of the Boards priorities including “Improve the env... [Read more]
Added Friday, 4th September 2015
Spondon Neighbourhood Board has funded the footway improvements now completed on Burnside Drive. The funding from the Devolved Streetpride budget has provided a new protective barrier on the footway seals it from bad weather and reduces cracks and prevents deterioration so prolonging the life of... [Read more]
Added Monday, 17th August 2015
Every year Spondon Neighbourhood Board agrees projects that are funded from a budget provided by Derby City Council from the Streetpride service. This year £17,333 has been allocated to deliver projects that aim to help tackle some of the Boards priorities in Spondon including:Improve hig... [Read more]