Spondon News Archive

Read our archive of past news from around Spondon below.

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Added Saturday, 6th June 2015
Spondon Safer Neighbourhood Team would like to remind residents that when unknown callers come to your door you should follow these steps: Don’t • Let strangers into your home without checking their identity. • Be pressured into purchasing items at the door. • Employ a tradesperson without en... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 6th June 2015
Due to the current rise of auto-crime in the local area, we are holding five vehicle safety and security events over the summer. These will entail offering advice to members of the public on how to keep your vehicle safe and secure and to answer any question you may have. The events will be h... [Read more]
Added Wednesday, 3rd June 2015
The two year project between Derby City Council and Severn Trent Water to bring tailored home energy and water efficiency advice project in Spondon as well as Alvaston and Chaddesden has now come to an end. Over two years, the project engaged with more than 1500 people across the three wards. Th... [Read more]
Added Wednesday, 13th May 2015
A newly formed photographic club in Spondon has received fantastic support from local people and people outside the area at the meetings in the Village Hall. The Spodnon Snappers group formed earlier this year and has held regular meetings ever since. Organiser Aileen Weedon explains: "We a... [Read more]
Added Friday, 8th May 2015
Spondon resident Nicola Roulstone has been elected as Spondon's new local Councillor following yesterday's local elections. The mum of three won yesterday's local poll after securing 3,384 votes, 51.1% of the overall total of 6,624 votes cast. She joins fellow Conservative councillors, Chris Po... [Read more]
Added Tuesday, 5th May 2015
Spondon Day takes place this year on Saturday 27th June and will have a crafts theme this year, with the aim of putting on a huge crafts fair throughout the village. Organisers are keen to hear from anyone with a crafts business or hobby that you'd like to demonstrate as part of the event as stal... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 2nd May 2015
The latest book in the local history series, the Spondon Archive, will be available soon. "Spondon goes to the pictures" is a history of Spondon's Sitwell Cinema and had been written by Anita Hayes and Ruth Hooper. The cinema was a local institution for the 30 years of its ex... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 2nd May 2015
There are lots of regular clubs, meetings and activities going on for young people in and around Spondon with Spondon's Youth Club and other activities. Check out the various posters below for more info... (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementByI... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 2nd May 2015
Spondon Neighbourhood Board has allocated funding to a variety of projects and activities from its Streetpride devolved budget provided by Derby City Council for 2015/16.While there are still some details to be confirmed, the draft list of projects is shown below. These will be delivered between now... [Read more]
Added Saturday, 2nd May 2015
The annual VIC SPRING FAIR will take place in the Village Hall on Saturday 23rd May from 9.30 to noon. There will be a variety of stalls, including plants, food and cards as well as refreshments; admission free. This will also be the first opportunity to buy the latest Spondon Archive book... [Read more]