Latest news from Derbyshire Dales: Discretionary Grant Fund, Respect our Parks and communities, Crackdown on disposable BBQs

Dales coronavirus discretionary grant fund opens on 8 June https://www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk/your-council/news-and-publications/latest-news/3093-dales-coronavirus-discretionary-grant-fund-opens-on-8-june Respect is the big word this weekend We’ve made it clear that the big word for anyone out and about or visiting the Derbyshire Dales this weekend is please show *RESPECT*. 👉 Respect our parks👉 Respect our communities👉 Respect social distancing👉 Please take litter home👉 No BBQs or open fires Read more…

Hartington Virtual Open Gardens: June 5th 2020

Day 66 of Hartington Virtual Open Gardens and today we revisit Janet and Andy’s garden for Anniversary celebrations. Have a great day in the lovely garden where there are hidden paths into the vegetable garden through lush borders with glorious Lupins, a sea of pink Persicaria and finally Marley peeking out from under the hanging basket. Read more…

Derbyshire Dales Garden Waste Update

Appeal as garden waste collections restart from 1 JuneWe’re appealing for residents’ continued patience and understanding when garden waste collections restart from Monday 1 June. To ensure that rounds are completed and some households don’t miss out, no additional garden waste will be taken over and above the usual bin-load. No more than five sacks Read more…

Hartington Virtual Open Gardens: June 2nd 2020

Day 63 of Hartington Virtual Open Gardens and with weeks of lockdown and beautiful weather the gardens are really starting to bloom. Today the photos are a return visit to Lesley’s garden, with Zephirine Drouhin Rose in full bloom, Tomato plants in the greenhouse, white and purple alliums and fantastic poppies from outside St Giles’ Read more…

Hartington Virtual Open Gardens: May 27th 2020

Day 57 of Hartington Virtual Open Gardens and the photos today come from a revisit to Leon’s garden. This time the flowers include a honeysuckle in full flower, an impressive lupin, and a little honesty and all this alongside a very unusual visitor, the Gregarious Desert Locust, and a more regular resident, Bun. Thanks to Read more…

Hartington Virtual Open Gardens: May 24th 2020

Day 54 of Hartington Virtual Open Gardens and today we feature a fantastic first video of the season from George and Shirley’s garden. Beautiful borders in the sunshine. Enjoy ! Thanks to all those who have contributed, and continue to contribute. Hopefully we will be able to stretch the garden features through the summer months. Read more…