Welcome to Darley Abbey

Welcome to the Darley Abbey website - a local information portal for Darley Abbey and its community.

Darley Abbey is a small historical village situated between the outskirts of Derby City and the Derbyshire Dales, at the heart of England.

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Darley Abbey Historical Group talk - Famous people...

Friday 19 December 2014 A short talk by Margaret Winfield about famous people who have worshipped at St Peter's Church in Derby This will be followed by a Christmas Fuddle. All...  More >>

Chrismas Coffee morning

St Matthew's Church are holding a Christmas Coffee Morning with Choir Carols on Saturday 6th December from 10 am to 12 noon at The Hill, 402 Duffield Road, Darley Abbey.  Coffee and mince pie for £3.  Children...  More >>

Darley Ward Transport Plan

Update on Traffic and Transportation in Darley Ward The Transportation and Planning Sub Group of Darley Board is made up of residents and representative members of community groups and chaired by...  More >>

20 mph Zone Consultation

20 MPH speed restriction for Darley Abbey Village Consultation This plan was first raised by the Traffic and Transport sub-committee of the Neighbourhood Board some four years ago following a study...  More >>

North Avenue development Refused

PLANNING COMMITTEE REJECT  NORTH AVENUE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT The Darley Abbey Society conducted a sustained campaign against this proposal, through the use of leaflets, emails and their website...  More >>

New plans submitted for North Avenue Development p...

Proposed Housing Development Off North Avenue, Darley Abbey. Planning Application 02/14/00198 The planning consultants acting for the owner of the land have submitted an amended master plan in an...  More >>

Mills plan set to get the go ahead

The applications to convert Darley Abbey's Long Mill into offices and the West Mill into a wedding venue were approved at the Planning Control committee meeting on 3 July.  As reported in the last issue of...  More >>

Camera lenses found on Darley and Nutwood LNR

A wallet containing coloured camera lens filters,  mostly 55 mm dia but a couple of other sizes too, was found on Saturday afternoon /evening.   It was undamaged,  did not seem to have been rained...  More >>

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