News & Events

Read our news for 2019 below or click the links below to view older content.

2019 | 2020 | 2021

Job Vacancy
19/11/2019 at 14:24

Cadent compensation information
06/11/2019 at 12:37

Meadows Bid
05/11/2019 at 12:44

Job Vacancy October 19
28/10/2019 at 10:29

Remembrance Arrangements
23/10/2019 at 12:01

Meadows Donations
22/10/2019 at 11:46

26/09/2019 at 12:43

Job Vacancy
06/08/2019 at 12:38

Rodents - Pest Control
23/07/2019 at 07:48

Annual Town Meeting
29/04/2019 at 14:27

Plastic Poppies
16/04/2019 at 10:13

Update re Traveller Site in Wirksworth
26/03/2019 at 11:46

Background to Traveller Site in Wirksworth
27/02/2019 at 14:38

Stoney Wood
26/02/2019 at 15:00

Temporary Travellers Site
25/02/2019 at 14:45

Community Asset success
04/02/2019 at 14:14

Stoney Wood

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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