Spondon News

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Added Saturday, 4th July 2015
At its last meeting on 24 June, Councillor Evonne Williams welcomed the new members to the first Neighbourhood Board meeting of the municipal year.The Board received a number of funding applications for projects that will benefit Spondon and its residents while aiming to tackle the Boards priorities... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 4th July 2015
Spondon Neighbourhood Board has agreed to allocate some of its Streetpride Devolved Budget funding to continue the improvements started around Spondon Village Hall.More funding has been allocated to provide two new planters, plants for the planters which will be kindly looked after by Jennifer Slatc... [Read more]
Added Friday, 3rd July 2015
Spondon SNT would continue to remind residents to keep your vehicles locked and with nothing on show within, even in the hot weather, don’t leave your windows open as this can be tempting to criminals. Please also ensure your bicycles are sufficiently secured when you aren't using them. Due t... [Read more]
Added Monday, 29th June 2015
The sun shone down on Spondon at the weekend as an estimated 2,500 people descended on the village centre to enjoy the annual Spondon Day event.This year's crafts-related theme saw dozens of stalls appearing around the village, showcasing arts and crafts from various local businesses and groups,... [Read more]
Added Tuesday, 23rd June 2015
NatWest Bank have recently announced that they plan to close the Spondon branch of the bank in September. As many local residents and businesses are against the move, a campaign has been launched to try and get the decision reversed. Local representatives including Spondon councillors and trader... [Read more]
Added Monday, 22nd June 2015
The brilliant Spondon Day event returns to the village on Saturday 27th June, from 10.30am until late. ~ CRAFT STALLS and SHOPS ~ LIVE MUSIC ~ FUN FAIR ~ ~ STREET ENTERTAINMENT ~ FACE PAINTING ~ COMPETITIONS ~ ~ BEER FESTIVAL ~ FANTASTIC FOOD ~ It is going to be a great d... [Read more]
Added Monday, 22nd June 2015
As part of the Spondon Day event, parts of Sitwell Street and Chapel Street will be closed on Saturday between 2.30pm and 8.30pm. Full details on the poster below. [Read more]
Added Sunday, 7th June 2015
Can you spare a few hours to help with a Lunch club for older people? The Derby East Live at Home Scheme is looking for volunteers who would be willing to help with fundraising, their befriending service and their lunch clubs in the Spondon area as well as in Chaddesden and Oakwood area. The... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 7th June 2015
The work of Spondon Neighbourhood Board has continued to improve Spondon with the latest partnership work around the village hall. During June, work will be starting on the improvement to the area behind the hall with the plans set to include more seating, plants and pathways. This has very... [Read more]
Added Sunday, 7th June 2015
Spondon Neighbourhood Board has reviewed its membership for 2015/16.The Board is made up of local residents, community group representatives, local Councillors and representatives of public services. Working in partnership to address local priorities, the Board allocates funding to projects, activit... [Read more]