The Parish Council has learned that the Derby and Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group, one of the two bodies that will make the decision on whether or not Pilsley surgery should close, is waiting to see how many people, who are dependent on public transport, respond to the consultation process.It is, therefore, vitally important that anyone who is dependent on public transport and who will be adversely... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:17 by Kath Gruber
Our local County Councillor (Cllr Kevin Gillott) has shared his response to the current consultation being undertaken by Staffa Health to close the doctor's surgery in Pilsley.
Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:16 by Kath Gruber
The Parish Council has established a working group to consider its response to Staffa Health's proposal to close Pilsley surgery.
The working group will meet on Thursday 11th July at 6.15pm at the sports pavilion on Pilsley Sports Ground.
Members of the public are most welcome to attend.
By now all Pilsley surgery patients should have received notification of the proposed closure of the surgery. You will... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 06 Jul 2019 15:35 by Kath Gruber
The Parish council was shocked and saddened to learn of Staffa Health's proposal to close Pilsley doctors' surgery.
Staffa Health will begin a consultation process commencing on 24th June and ending on 23rd august.
All Pilsley surgery patients will receive a letter setting out the reasons for the proposals together with a questionnaire seeking views on their proposals.
Pilsley Parish Council Chairman,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 15:39 by Kath Gruber
In our last newsletter we reported that we had contacted North East Derbyshire District Council during 2018 to register our concern about the car parking problems on Queensway and Padley Wood Road and had requested that off road parking areas be provided on some of the land available in these areas.
The District Council responded by saying that for various reasons they could not agree to the request.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 May 2019 11:08 by Kath Gruber
Public Notices have been published of the persons nominated for election both to the Pilsley Parish Council and to the Pilsley and Morton Ward of North east Derbyshire District Council.
The elections will take place on 2nd May 2019.
Posted: Wed, 10 Apr 2019 15:50 by Kath Gruber
On Saturday 13th April 2019 members of the public will have the opportunity to have a look around Pilsley's new sports pavilion when it will be open for inspection between 10.30am to 12.30pm.
The Parish Council and Pilsley Sports Association, which has been established to run the pavilion, hope that as many members of the public as possible will take the chance to see it.
The pavilion has state of the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:46 by Kath Gruber
The planning application submitted by the owners of the Commercial Inn for it to be demolished and a care home built on the site was recently refused by the Local Planning Authority.
Following this it was rumoured that the property had been sold to a local property developer who planned to build houses on it.
However the Parish Clerk has been informed by the owners of the property that they still intend... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 16:52 by Kath Gruber
Our new sports pavilion is less than two weeks away from being completed and handed over to the Parish Council.
As well as the usual facilities to be found in a sports pavilion such as changing rooms, showers, kitchen etc. the building has a large clubroom which might be useful for other clubs and organisations from the village for meetings/functions etc. and which will be available for hire. Anyone... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 17:14 by Kath Gruber
On Saturday 23rd March at 10.00 am Pilsley will honour Cyril Leason, one of its favourite sons, when a plaque which marks his outstanding achievement in organising the Hardwick Hall Road Race from 1981 to 2013 will be unveiled.
The unveiling ceremony will take place in the Five Pits Trail car park on Hardstoft Road which has been chosen by Cyril as it adjoins the site of his former home.
The Parish Council... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 15:57 by Kath Gruber