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Thursday, 13th August 2020

Raynesway HWRC – site hours to increase in July

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Following the successful reopening of Raynesway HWRC last month, the systems we introduced have been under constant review and we’re now able to increase the hours the site is open. From Tuesday 14 July the site will be open from 1.00pm – 7.00pm on Tuesdays,...

Council hits £40m in Grant support and more is available for small businesses

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On Tuesday 9th June Derby City Council reached a milestone of issuing £40m worth of grants to struggling businesses in the city. The Council announced its support package in early April and has now almost completed the processing of grants to around 3300 businesses of...

Test and Trace be #ScamAware

The Government has announced plans to launch the NHS Test and Trace service to help fight the spread of coronavirus. The service will help identify, contain and control coronavirus, reduce the spread of the virus and save lives. Sadly, Trading Standards teams in Derby and...

Don’t delay – apply today for business grant

Derby City Council is inviting applications for a new ‘top up’ grant scheme to support small businesses and charities struggling to meet their on-going fixed property related costs during COVID-19. The scheme will be open between 29th May and 19th June and businesses will have...

Thousands of Derby firms to be surveyed on COVID impacts

Thousands of Derby businesses are to be asked how the Coronavirus pandemic is impacting their operations and what help they need to recover. The study will help the city shape its plans to kick-start the local economy post-lockdown and tailor the support it can offer...

Respect our local communities say Derbyshire leaders

Markeaton Park
As Derbyshire leaders, we are joining together to ask visitors to respect local communities this coming bank holiday weekend and to consider if they could come later in the year instead. Many local people were left feeling vulnerable and at risk following large numbers visiting...

Beware of those asking for money online

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In this very difficult time, many of us just feel like we want to help in whatever way we can. Be that through volunteering or donating to a particular charity. Unfortunately, there are people, though thankfully very few, who look for opportunities to take...

Updated information about events in Derby

Derby Arena
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the safety of the public and our staff has been the priority of Derby City Council. It is with regret that we are now announcing that all outdoor events, and events at Derby Arena and other venues, will not be...

Council holds first ever virtual Cabinet

Derby City Council made history of Wednesday 22nd April by holding its first ever virtual public meeting. With the Coronavirus crisis meaning all public meetings have been suspended since March, the council’s IT and Democratic Services teams worked together to find a solution to enable...

Keeping the family entertained with In Derby

Keeping children of all ages busy is one of the challenges facing families during the COVID-19 pandemic, so the team at In Derby are looking closer to home during the restrictions brought in to keep everyone safe. Usually the In Derby website provides information on...