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Sunday, 22nd September 2019

Derby Spring Clean Launch Event

The Neighbourhood Partnership Team and guests at the launch event
The Derby Spring Clean Event was officially launched today during a short ceremony at the Aikido Centre in Normanton today (March 3). A number of local residents attended the event despite difficult conditions, along with Councillor Asaf Afzal Cabinet Member for Cohesion and Integration, The Rt...

Christmas bin collection schedule

Christmas bin collection schedule 2017
As we all start getting ready for the Christmas break, it’s time to check when your final bin collections of the year will be. There will be no collections in the week starting Monday 25th December. They will start again on Tuesday 2nd January 2018. Please...

#ShareTheLove and submit your snaps to our picture of the week competition!

Do you love your neighbourhood? Derby is packed full of vibrant communities, great neighbourhoods and green spaces. You can help us celebrate this by sharing the love and submitting your pictures to our new, weekly competition. Whether it’s your favourite city park, a hidden gem...

Garden Recycling Scheme 2018 – sign up now open!

Garden Recycling Scheme 2018
Simple, easy garden waste collections Registration for the Garden Recycling Scheme 2018 is now open. For £40 (or £25 for a smaller bin), you will get hassle-free collections of your garden waste up until November. If you have a big garden and get through a lot...

Picture of the Week Competition Gallery – 31st March

Want to be our next 'Picture of the Week' winner? Submit your pictures using our form or tag us on social media. This weeks winner is Keith Cousins who sent us a great picture of the River Derwent in Darley park!

Council and police work together to reassure residents

Police and PSPO
Derby City Council has joined forces with police officers in the Littleover area of Derby to reassure residents that they are doing everything possible to prevent and detect crime in the area. Since the beginning of the year there have been around 30 house burglaries...

Local youngsters help with planting initiative in Normanton

A number of local youngsters who attend the Council’s Madeley Youth Centre on Rosehill Street have taken part in a planting initiative to help improve the landscape of the local area. Funding was secured to purchase the plants by our Neighbourhood Partnership team and Ward...

Vital Earth: how does your garden waste get recycled?

Garden Recycling Scheme 2019 - registration open
Updated for 2019! The Garden Recycling Scheme 2019 is now open for registration. Free collections of garden and food waste are starting again this April, so register today to recycle your twigs, leaves, grass, flowers and food with simple, hassle-free kerbside collections. You can find all the...

Sinfin children revel in new play area

The New signage in the play area
After several weeks of hard work – children in Sinfin are today, able to enjoy a brand new play area in their neighbourhood thanks to a partnership between Veolia and Derby City Council. The works which started in mid-March include a new roundabout with disabled...

Council’s Local Area Coordinator team shares best practice with Singapore

Singapore delegation, Local Area Coordinators and guests
Derby City Council’s Local Area Coordination (LAC) team has been singled out by health professionals from Singapore to learn best practice from. The delegation from the National Healthcare Group (NHG) oversee a population of over two million people in North and Central Singapore, and visited...