Kath Gruber
Homestead Farm
10 Alfreton Road
DE55 5TP

Tel: 07595 515154

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Official Book of Condolence

It is with the greatest sadness that Pilsley Parish Council learnt of the death of Queen Elizabeth II

There is a local Book of Condolence available at St Mary's Church between 10am-12pm every day

If you wish to record your condolences the link to the official Book of Condolence is below.

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 15:07 by Kath Gruber

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The one thing everyone aged over 66 needs to know

if you are of state pension age (so currently 66 or older) and have total weekly income under roughly £200, then get online at or call the pension credit helpline on 0800 99 1234

Posted: Fri, 02 Sep 2022 12:15 by Kath Gruber

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Civility & Respect Pledge

Pilsley Parish Council believes now is the time to put Civility and Respect at the top of the agenda and start a culture change for the local council sector.

At the Parish Council meeting on 1/8/2022 the Council agreed to signing the Civility and Respect Pledge to show its commitment in treating all Councillors, the Parish Clerk, all employees, members of the public, representatives of partner organisations... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Aug 2022 16:14 by Kath Gruber

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Cost of Living Crisis

With food and fuel costs at an all time high and energy costs set to skyrocket in the coming months, the impact on Pilsley people could be increased struggles to pay for essentials like food and heating, as budgets get stretched to breaking point

In partnership with St Mary's Church, the Citizen's Advice and local residents the Council has set up a working group to look at practical action we can take... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 18:01 by Kath Gruber

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Fund Raising - Team Jack

On 7th May Councillor Dan Faulkner will be competing in Ironman Mallorca which will involve 70.3 miles of swimming, cycling and running

Then on June 8th he will be cycling from London to Paris with a group of cyclists over 4 days

All of this is raising money for Sheffield Children's Hospital who looked after Dan's eldest son Jack who sadly passed away from an aggressive brain cancer back in 2018 (aged... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Apr 2022 15:43 by Kath Gruber

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Homes for Ukraine

Government is asking individuals, charities, community groups and businesses across the country to step forward and offer their support to thousands of people displaced from Ukraine, and their immediate family members, who need a route to safety.

Anyone who is in a position to help, who fulfils the sponsorship requirements and with a spare room or empty home, is urged to step up and join this 'Homes... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Mar 2022 15:54 by Kath Gruber

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Angelique Foster Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner WANTS YOUR VIEWS

Listening To You – Your policing priorities

This survey lets Derbyshire residents tell me their policing priorities. Using the results from this survey the Police and Crime Commissioner will work with the Chief Constable to ensure that resources are balanced efficiently with residents' concerns, and investment is used wisely to improve front line policing.

Posted: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 11:13 by Kath Gruber

Tags: Consultation, News, Police

New financial support for households facing hardship this winter

Households facing financial hardship can now apply to the Household Support Fund for help towards their food and essential living costs.

Payments will be worth £64 per household plus an extra £20 will be provided for each partner/spouse and any dependent children.

A maximum of two payments will be available from the fund until the end of March next year.

Full details about the fund are available... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 14:44 by Kath Gruber

Tags: Finance, News