Wingerworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Wingerworth

Clerk RFO: Charlotte Taylor
42 Hawksley Avenue
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
S40 4TN

Latest News

Fly Tipping on Birkin Lane

Fly Tipping on Birkin Lane

The Parish Council have reported the fly tipping in the layby at Birkin Lane to the District Council.

Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 09:04 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Services

Over 15,000 hacked email and social media accounts reported in one year.

Over 15,000 hacked email and social media accounts reported in one year.

If a hacker got into your email or social media account, what would they find? Health and banking information? Names and contact details for your friends and family? Private photos and messages? For most people, it's at least one of those.

Your email and social media accounts contain a wealth of personal information about you, which makes them a lucrative target for cyber criminals. Between February... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 07:07 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Press Release, Services

Tennis - Learn To Play

Tennis - Learn To Play

Sessions start on 22 April 2021

Posted: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 06:54 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Press Release

Free Tennis - Wingerworth Tennis Courts

Free Tennis - Wingerworth Tennis Courts

Free Tennis - Wingerworth Tennis Courts

Posted: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 18:52 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Press Release

Laws - Country Roads

Laws - Country Roads

The facts

  • On average, three people die each day on country roads.
  • 60% of all fatalities in Great Britain occurred on rural roads in 2018.
  • The number of people killed on rural roads was more than 10 times higher than on motorways in Great Britain in 2017.
  • 10,729 people were killed or seriously injured in accidents reported to the police on rural roads in Great Britain in 2017.

The law

Posted: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 16:18 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Press Release

2021 Census Advice

A number of residents are currently contacting the Council regarding the Census and concerns around having not yet received a paper copy or how to order a paper copy. We understand that the Census helpline is currently very busy with long wait times and therefore some people are calling their local Council numbers to try to get some support.

If this is something you are experiencing, contact details... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 09:01 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Press Release

Wingerworth Village Show

Wingerworth Village Show

The Parish Council are pleased to announce that the Village Show will take place on Saturday 4 September 2021. Details are still being finalised, and will be dependent upon government guidelines; further information will be available on the Council website, including a full list of classes.

Posted: Tue, 16 Mar 2021 10:35 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Press Release

Bowls

Bowls

Are you interested in trying a new activity?

Wingerworth Bowling Club are welcoming new members. You don't need any experience, and coaching and equipment can be provided.

If you are interested in trying a new sport and joining a friendly club, please see the attached poster for details of how to contact the Club.

Posted: Tue, 16 Mar 2021 09:34 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Press Release, Services

Climate Change Challenge - Litter Hero

Climate Change Challenge - Litter Hero

The Climate Change Working Group have set a challenge to residents to reduce the amount of litter in our village.

You can become a Litter Hero by making sure you put litter in the bins provided, or taking it home with you.

You can find top tips for picking litter on the link provided below.

If you want to be included on our Litter Heroes wall of fame, please forward pictures of your litter collections... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Mar 2021 10:21 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Newsletters, Press Release

Covid-19 Community Testing Centre

Covid-19 Community Testing Centre

There is a Covid-19 Community Testing Centre in Chesterfield for people without Covid-19 symptoms to get tests to find out if they are asymptomatic and have the virus and are spreading the disease without being aware of it.

Details for the centre are below:

Queens Park Sports Centre

Boythorpe Road

Chesterfield S40 2NE

Open 9am-7pm every day

No need to book, just turn up at a time that's convenient to you... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Mar 2021 12:07 by Charlotte Taylor

Tags: Press Release

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