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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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Spin a Tale

Darley Abbey Day 2021 - Past, Present and Future Constella OperaBallet will take you on a virtual journey of enchanting performances, spinning tales through music, dance, song, theatre and design...  More >>

Bunting Flags

Darley Abbey Day - Saturday 8th May Bunting Flags Could you make us one or more? These are to be a part of the celebrations around the village. Visit the Derwent Valley...  More >>

We need your help to write a song...

As part of Constella OperaBallet's contribution to Darley Abbey Day 2021, the Spin a Tale team invites you to help us write a song! Share your memories of Darley Abbey, get your creative juices flowing, and commemorate...  More >>

Call for professional dancers: Spin A Tale & Darle...

An opportunity to be involved in a unique event inspired by the heritage of Darley Abbey, Derbyshire Constella OperaBallet are looking for 4 professional dancers, with a background in ballet and contemporary...  More >>

Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership - Pub...

Our consultants are seeking views on future road safety strategies. If you're interested please can you fill in the attached survey or forward to interested parties. Agilysis and Traject are two consultancies specialising...  More >>

Derwent Valley Cycleway planning

Derwent Valley Cycleway is planned from Derby to Chatsworth along the Derwent Valley Unesco Heritage site. This is currently a project in development, but some initial sections are recived funding and are planning stage. The...  More >>

One way system consultation

It is now several months since the one way system was installed at the junction of Church Lane and Duffield Road. Residents have now had ample opportunity to judge the effect that this alteration has had on their...  More >>

Speed Watch Training

The Council Neighbourhood Teams in conjunction with Derbyshire Constabulary are arranging for interested residents to undergo Speed Watch Training.  The training will take place online and will enable groups of residents,...  More >>

The Village Hall is now Covid-19 Safe  and opened ...

When we say Covid-19 Safe, it is still the same welcoming hall we all know and love: Now there is signage to encourage hand-washing, hand-sanitising and hygiene stations, appropriate social distancing measures, curtains...  More >>

New one way system in the Village

Proposed one way traffic system for Darley Abbey As part of the Government's strategy to encourage more people to abandon their cars and walk or cycle to work, school or the shops, Derby City Council...  More >>

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