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Castle Donington Parish Council

Serving the people of Castle Donington

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Clerk: Fiona Palmer
Parish Rooms, Hillside, Castle
Donington, Derby DE74 2NH

Tel: 01332 810432

Castle Donington Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We endeavour to make Castle Donington a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Find local groups and businesses in our community directory. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

Our Mission Statement

The Parish Council exists to ensure that, within the resources available, the parish, its environment and local services are maintained to the highest possible standards for citizens, visitors and those who work in Castle Donington. The Parish Council will also provide a focus for civic pride and community spirit, listen, identify and respond to agreed local needs and should help develop a strong, secure, self-reliant and self-confident community.

It is with great excitement we announce that building works started on The Hub on 13th March 2018


The contract for the refurbishment of The Hub has been awarded to Keller Construction Ltd an award winning construction company based in Ashby de la Zouch. The work will take a total of 24 weeks.

Follow the progress of the work on the Hub Progress Gallery

The Plans of the final design can be seen here


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Latest News

Unlawful Traveller Encampment on Bentley Rd July 2018

4 July 2018, 2.00pm: Travellers arrived on to Bentley Road open space. The Parish Council received a number of complaints and subsequently contacted the local authority Traveller Laision Officer (LCC) and the Police to put in place the necessary measures for them to vacate the area as swiftly as possible.

The local authority Traveller Laision Officer (LCC) attended along with the Police and served notice for the caravans to be off the open space by 7pm on Thursday 5th July 2018. Also, the Police have the powers to be able to take enforcement action if the group failed to comply with this deadline). More »

5 July 2018, 8:00pm: Travellers leave the site on Bentley Rd with minimal fuss and leaving the area in a reasonable condition.

This was a very disturbing and, in some cases, a frightening period for the families and residents in the locality. With this in mind, a multi-agency meeting with the Police and Parish Council took place on Friday 13 July 2018 to give an update on the situation and relay plans to prevent such an incident occurring in the future.

The Parish Council managed to secure a dozen large boulders from Breedon Aggregates Quarry which were delivered to site on Monday 16 July 2018. The Parish Council and residents are most grateful for the offer and generosity of Breedon Aggregates Quarry supplying these boulders so swiftly and free of charge.

The Parish Council will need to look at the final location of the boulders to ensure that unwanted vehicles can't gain access, but the grounds maintenance contractors can!

The Parish Council and residents thank the Traveller Laision officer and specialist Police officer for their swift and efficient action to resolving this situation.

The incident has drawn the residents closer and are looking at building on the new relationship with the Parish Council to create a Neighbourhood Watch Scheme for the area and to bring new and innotiative ideas to enhance the open space for the young users. » Less

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:09 by Chris Hills

Partnership working July 2018

Partnership working July 2018

Community Litter pick

1st Castle Donington Brownies undertook a litter pick as part of their challenge badge "Plastic free planet". The girls managed to pick the equivalent of a wheelie bin of rubbish from the central area and Moira Dale playing fields, including a large number of plastic containers. Thanks to the brownies for their hard work – good job well done!

UPS football match

UPS Castle Donington enjoyed a successful football tournament at Spital Park recently, working with and raising funds for the Volunteer Centre. This has become an annual tradition for UPS and is already booked in for 2019. More »

St Edwards school council

Children form St Edwards school council attended the Parish Council office to learn about what the council does for them and the community. This has become an annual visit with the children learning the responsibilities and activities undertaken by the Parish Council, including play areas and events.

The Chairman gave a presentation with the children, which they enjoyed chocolate biscuits and fruit juice! » Less

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:00 by Chris Hills

Notice of Election in Park Ward Castle Donington

Notice of Election in Park Ward Castle Donington

Their is to be an election of one Parish Councillor in the Park Ward of the Parish of Castle Donington

Please click here to download the official notice

http://www.cdpc.org.uk/uploads/20180718134335.pdf

If you are interested the appropriate paperwork is available by email from clerk@cdpc.org.uk or can be collected from the Parish Council offices on Hillside

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:28 by Chris Hills


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