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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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The Big Help Out at Darley Abbey Scouts Hall on 8 ...

The Big Help Out – Can you lend us a hand at Darley Abbey Scouts Hall on 8th May? To mark The King's Coronation, we're joining #TheBigHelpOut on Monday 8th May. As part of The Big Help Out,...  More >>

63rd Derby Scouts Jumble and Nearly New sale on Sa...

Darley Abbey Scouts Jumble / Nearly New sale on Saturday 22nd April, 10am - 12.30pm at the Scout Hall Entrance is 50p, accompanied children free. Book stall, toy stall, clothes and bric-a-brac....  More >>

Darley and Nutwood Nature Reserve annual report 20...

Darley and Nutwood LNR. Report of activities in 2020-21. The year of the COVID 19 pandemic resulted in the cancellation of all our events programme in 2020, and the first part of 2021. However the...  More >>

Darley Abbey Society AGM 2021

Darley Abbey Society Annual General Meeting At 7.30 pm on Wednesday 6th October 2021 St Matthews Parish Church Fellowship Room Following the AGM, there will...  More >>

63rd Derby Scouts Autumn Fair raises £1,443 ...

The 63rd Derby Scouts Autumn Fair, held on Saturday 18th September, raised a magnificent £1,443 for the Scout Hall Fund. The Fair was opened by Councillor Martin Repton, who threw the first block on the Smash-a-plate...  More >>

Darley Abbey Weir inspection

Darley Abbey Weir is a grade II listed structure within the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site. It was constructed in 1782 and is now partially owned by the Environment Agency. The Agency have commissioned AMCO...  More >>

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 >>

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