The Town Council own and/or maintain the following:

 Property owned by Wirksworth Town Council

  • Town Hall (including Library, Age Concern Shop and Osteopath unit), rear garden and side yard 
                    Easting:  428761.66        Northing:   354031.74        OS Grid Ref:  SK287540      
  • Memorial Hall and rear garden 
                    Easting:  428716.95        Northing:   353818.86        OS Grid Ref: SK287538      
  • Gardens alongside Memorial Hall including War Memorial
                    Easting:  428723.55        Northing:   353834.98        OS Grid Ref: SK287538      
  • Stoney Wood
                    Easting:  428535.58        Northing:   354367.02        OS Grid Ref:  SK285543      
  • Bolehill Carpark
                    Easting:  429219.95        Northing:   354933.71      

 OS Grid Ref:  SK292549      

  •  Wash Green Play Area

                    Easting:  429330.34        Northing:   354013.09      

 OS Grid Ref:  SK293540      

  • Kingsfield Play Area (rented from Recreation Ground Trustees)

                    Easting:  428479.07       Northing:   353199.14    

 OS Grid Ref:  SK284531   

  • Barmote Croft Public Conveniences
                    Easting:  428702.7        Northing:   354076.17    

 OS Grid Ref:  SK287540     

  •  Fanny Shaw Community Building 
                    Easting:  428757.87       Northing:   354376.85     

 OS Grid Ref:  SK287543      

Bus Shelters maintained by Wirksworth Town Council

  1. Steeple Grange (Left just up from the dentist)
  2. Steeple Grange (Right opposite Malthouse Close entrance)
  3. St John Street (outside the Memorial Hall)
  4. Harrison Drive
  5. Oat Hill
  6. Kingsfield 

Grit Bins maintained by Wirksworth Town Council

  1. King Edward Street
  2. Yokecliffe Drive (No 40)
  3. Yokecliffe Hill (top)
  4. Willowbath Lane/Bournebrook Avenue junction
  5. Spring Close
  6. Bolehill (Stoney Hill turning circle)
  7. Bolehill (Stoney Hill top)
  8. Copse Close/Yokecliffe Drive corner
  9. Snowfield estate
  10. Crabtree Close
  11. Oat Hill (police house courtyard)
  12. Yokecliffe Avenue (corner where path leads to playground)
  13. Recreation Road/Stafford Crescent junction
  14. Barmote Croft/Chapel Lane junction
  15. Yokecliffe Crescent
  16. Walkers Hill (off The Dale)
  17. Puzzle Garden/Green Hill

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.

Fanny Shaw's:- Community building key available free of charge for use by groups such as: parents, schools, nurseries, scouts & not-for-profit groups holding events on the 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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