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There is no collection on bank holiday Monday (6 May) so all collections are one day later than usual that week, including a Saturday collection on 11 May (for usual Friday rounds). Details of which containers to put out can be found using our ‘when is my collection?‘ search facility.

Report a missed bin or order a replacement container online.

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Local Elections on Thursday

There are district and parish council elections this Thursday, 2nd of May:

Parwich Parish Council – There are six candidates for seven elected positions (see the Parish Council website), so these six candidates will automatically take office without the need for a vote. Click here to see who they are. Congratulations to all six.

Derbyshire Dales District Council – Here in the Dovedale & Parwich ward we have three candidates:

  • Sandra Fearn (Liberal Democrat)
  • Sir Richard FitzHertbert (Conservative)
  • Sue Hodgson (Labour)

The six Polling Stations for our ward are listed here, for residents of Parwich we vote in the Memorial Hall, but Alsop vote in Tissington, both with voting between 7am to 10pm on Thursday 2nd May.

Note. European Parliament elections are scheduled for Thursday 23rd May and the candidates for our region, the East Midlands can be seen here. To be included in the electoral roll in time to vote in European Parliament election you need to be registered by Tuesday 7th of May (click here to register on line).

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Action Grants

Derbyshire County Council have asked the Parish Council to publicise the availability of these grants. There are 2,000 grants of up to £500 and a smaller number of larger grants.

More details available here.

Somewhere in Derbyshire has to get this money – some of it could be for Parwich!

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Easter Bin Collections

Collections on Good Friday (19 April) will take place as normal.  Collections during the week commencing Monday 22 April will all be one day late with Friday collections taking place on Saturday (27 April).  Details of which containers to put out and can be found using our ‘when is my collection?‘ search facility.

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The Parish Council has received and considered a further reply from Derbyshire County Council regarding road signs in the Village. This was their latest reply.


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Statements of nomination for

  • Parwich Parish Council and
  • Parwich and Dovedale ward of Derbyshire Dales District Council

have been published, and can be seen here.

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Are you interested in an apprenticeship, or know anyone who might be?
More Derbyshire County Council apprenticeship vacancies have gone live on their jobs website .

There is a countryside warden and two outdoor activity instructor positions. This is in addition to the civil engineering, trading standards, business admin and health and social care vacancies that are already available to apply for.

More vacancies will be released over the next couple of weeks.

Anyone over 16 can do an apprenticeship. So whether you’re just leaving school or are looking to train in something new, an apprenticeship could be the way to go.


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