Castle Donington Parish Council

Serving the people of Castle Donington

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Clerk: Fiona Palmer
The Community Hub, 101
Bondgate, Castle Donington
Derby DE74 2NR

Tel: 01332 810432

Latest News

Hub Logo, Branding and Signage

Hub Logo, Branding and Signage

The Parish Council is looking for a local business to help design the logo, signage and branding of the new Community Hub.

If you are interested please contact clerk@cdpc.org.uk

Posted: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 13:41 by Chris Hills

Tags: Community, News

Coalville Memorial Square Oral History Project

Coalville Memorial Square Oral History Project

The Coalville Clock Tower and Memorials project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, is now well underway working with the local heritage groups, schools and colleges, as well as the local community to delve into Coalville's history to inform an exhibition about our iconic Memorial Clock Tower and other war memorials in Coalville and outlying villages.

Michael and Kate from the project team are... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 11:29 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Information

Helping Local Organisations

Helping Local Organisations

Grant aid

Over the last few years, the Parish Council has run a small grant scheme offering grants of up to £500 to village organisations and groups. This money came through the opportunity from a local developer wanting to place a drain over Parish Council owned land.

The groups that have benefited include:
Farmer's Market
Castle Donington Cricket
Orchard School
St Edwards school
Castle Donington Museum... Read More »




Posted: Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:00 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Community, Information

Keeping the Village Tidy

Keeping the Village Tidy

Urban grass verge cutting

In 2015/2016, the Leicestershire County Council decided to reduce the level of mowing around the urban grass verges to approximately six times a year. The Parish Council felt that this level of maintenance was unacceptable and decided to include the mowing of these areas in to the existing grounds maintenance contract. This did have a slight impact on the precept, however,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jun 2018 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Community, Information

Keeping the Streets Clean

Keeping the Streets Clean

Parish Council Lengthsman

In 2016, the Parish Council had been receiving complaints about the amount of litter within the village. After discussion it was decided that it needed to address this issue by employing a Lengthsman. The term Lengthsman, originally referred to someone who kept a "length" of road neat and tidy.

Castle Donington Parish Council's Lengthsman undertakes the duties commensurate of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 05:00 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Information, Community

EMG Traffic Management, WC 11 Jun 18 - WC 25 Jun 18

EMG Traffic Management, WC 11 Jun 18 - WC 25 Jun 18

Traffic Management Update for week commencing 11th June 2018

Posted: Wed, 13 Jun 2018 14:25 by Grace

Tags: EMG, Roxhill, Update, Roxhill Development, Bypass

Cyber Crime Awareness Workshop – Thursday 14 June 2018 at 6pm, The Spital, Castle Donington

Cyber Crime Awareness Workshop – Thursday 14 June 2018 at 6pm, The Spital, Castle Donington

Time is running out to book yourself onto the only Cyber Awareness workshop to be held in the northern parishes this year. If you want to know how to protect yourself and spread the word to others please attend. This session is open to anyone who represents an organisation in the community, please circulate to your contacts.

Would you like to know what is discussed? Watch the below video for an example.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:17 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Community, Information

Music in the Park 1st July 2018

Music in the Park 1st July 2018

Don't forget to put the date in your diary.

You still have time to arrange a charity stall for the day

Posted: Wed, 06 Jun 2018 15:38 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Community, Information

The Digital Growth Programme

The Digital Growth Programme

Supporting businesses to embrace the digital world

Going digital has different meanings for different businesses, but no matter what, you can't stand still. Last year 35% of SME's within the East Midlands had no basic digital skills, with up to 54% not having a website.*

Organisations across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire can now benefit from a range of fully-funded workshops, the opportunity... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Jun 2018 06:17 by Chris Hills

Tags: Information, News

Download Festival 2018 - public information

Download Festival 2018 - public information

Issued by NWLDC

The Download Festival 2018 is to be held on the south fields at the Donington Race Circuit, Castle Donington.

The musical performance times for the three-day open-air Concert are from 1pm hours to 11pm hours on Friday 8 June 2018 to Sunday 10 June 2018.

Camping facilities are to be provided and these will be available from mid-day on Wednesday 6 June 2018 to mid-day on Monday 11 June 2018.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:31 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Information

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