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

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Volunteer Receptionists Needed

Volunteer Receptionists Needed

Do you have good communication skills?

Do you want to help your community?

Do you want to be involved in a new exciting project

The Hub needs volunteer receptionists to welcome people to the new facilities. Full training will be provided.

If you are interested please contact Fiona at

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 08:09 by Chris Hills

Tags: Community

Community Hub update

Community Hub update


The new Community Hub is progressing well, with completion of main works mid-September, then flooring, then ancillary bits like seats, tables, crockery, etc etc.

It is hoped that the facility will be ready for hire early to mid-October.

Attached is a photo of work in progress in the main function room of the facility, just to give you a bit of glimpse of what is/has been achieved! Other... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Aug 2018 14:48 by Rosie Scott

Tags: News, Information, Community

Bentley Road Memorial Park

Bentley Road Memorial Park

Bentley Road Open Space will be featured on the Fields in Trust: Centenary Fields Legacy website link below on 23rd August, as part of the 100 days commemoration.

Posted: Thu, 23 Aug 2018 12:46 by Chris Hills

Tags: News

Travellers on Back Lane - Update

Castle Donington Parish Council has received a an update from the Multi Agency Traveller Unit this morning the Travellers were originally sited on private land so Bailiffs were contacted who successfully moved the Travellers from the private land. However they have now congregated on Highway Land this falls to Leciestershire County Council to arrange removal this can take up to 2 weeks to arrange as... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Aug 2018 12:18 by Grace

Tags: News, Information, Community, Update

Superfast Broadband has arrived

Superfast Broadband has arrived

Leicestershire County Council is pleased to announce that superfast fibre broadband has now arrived in broadband cabinets Castle Donington 23 and 24 on Park Lane and Walton Hill, thanks to the council's multimillion point project, Superfast Leicestershire, which is being delivered in partnership with Openreach.

Superfast Leicestershire started in July 2014 and has since delivered fibre broadband connections... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Aug 2018 08:30 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Information

Travellers on Back Lane.

Castle Donington Parish Council is aware of the Traveller encampment on Back Lane and is Liaising with the Police and the Multi Agency Traveller Unit with Leciestershire County Council who are working to get the encampment moved on. Castle Donington Parish Council will provide an update when information is received.

Posted: Mon, 20 Aug 2018 14:34 by Grace

Tags: Information, News, Community

Derby Hospital - Governor Vacancy

Dear Sir/Madam

You may be aware Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Burton Hospitals NHS Foundations Trust merged on 1st July 2018 to become University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust (UHDB); bringing together our five hospitals in Derby, Burton, Lichfield and Tamworth to provide the highest quality care for our patients. We are looking for residents in the NWL area... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Aug 2018 13:33 by Grace

Tags: News, Information, Community

Parish Council Web Audience Continues to Grow

Parish Council Web Audience  Continues to Grow

Yet again the Parish Council web statistics show month on month significant growth.

10,874 Uniques Visitors
27,640 Page Views

This means just under 900 pages are viewed each day.

Posted: Wed, 01 Aug 2018 05:48 by Chris Hills

Tags: Information

Parish Council Election Deadline 4pm Wed 1st August 2018

Parish Council Election Deadline 4pm Wed 1st August 2018

Their is to be an election of one Parish Councillor in the Park Ward of the Parish of Castle Donington on 29th August 2018

Please click here to download the official notice

If you are interested the appropriate paperwork is available by email from or can be collected from the Parish Council offices on Hillside

Posted: Mon, 30 Jul 2018 08:45 by Chris Hills

Tags: News, Information

East Midlands Strategic Alliance and Unitary Government in Leicestershire – Timetable For Consideration

East Midlands Strategic Alliance and Unitary Government in Leicestershire – Timetable For Consideration

The Leader of the Council (LCC) has advised that at a meeting of the Conservative Group on Tuesday, 26th June 2018 a decision was taken to agree in principle that the County Council should develop proposals for a unitary structure for Leicestershire. This was in the context of developing a Strategic Alliance for the East Midlands to counterbalance the growing power and influence of the West Midlands... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 29 Jul 2018 06:08 by Chris Hills

Tags: Information, News

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