News & Events

Read our news for 2016 below or click the links below to view older content.

2016 | 2017 | 2018

Planters for 2017
19/10/2016 at 10:18

Notice of Casual Vacancy
03/10/2016 at 16:08

Resignation of Cllr Jo Williams
19/09/2016 at 20:30

Post Office Counter Services opening at Mountford Stores
25/08/2016 at 08:13

Post Office Consultation
15/06/2016 at 11:50

Town Council Election Result 2016
31/05/2016 at 08:04

Town Council Election 2016
20/04/2016 at 08:17

Enquiry regarding Precept
31/03/2016 at 08:41

Doors for Sale
16/02/2016 at 12:21

Events in Town and Memorial Hall Jan-Feb 2016
01/02/2016 at 11:44

Contractor(s) Sought for 2016/17
19/01/2016 at 10:27

Stoney Wood

Stoney Wood is Wirksworth's Millennium woodland planted in the area recovered from Stonecroft Quarry. The land on which the wood is planted was donated by Tarmac Ltd to Wirksworth Town Council. The original planting was started by Tarmac but later sections were planted by local adults and children in a project ...

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Hiring the Hall

Main Hall

We have  two buildings with rooms to hire on an hourly basis, and the newly renovated Fanny Shaw's Community Building (FSCB) which is operated on a key loan system. 

Town Hall:- The Main Hall is large, suitable for a variety of uses - dance, exercise, large meeting space, wedding reception, family parties, musical events, etc, whilst other rooms - the Club Room, Ante Room, Council Chamber, are suited to smaller classes/groups. All rooms are available for hire during the day & evening during week days & weekends.  

Memorial Hall:- the Hall & Kitchen are available to hire for meetings, parties, fayres, events and classes/groups, during the day & evening during week days and weekends.

FSCB:- Available via a key loan system for use by groups such as:- parents, schools, nurseries, scouts & not-for-profit groups holding events on Fanny Shaw's park.      

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Council Meetings

Environment & Town Affairs
(Usually held on the first Monday of the month)
Finance, Buildings & Personnel
(Usually held on the second Monday of the month)
Town Council Meeting
(Usually held on the third Monday of the month)

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