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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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Latest News & Events

Darley Abbey Society Autumn Meeting 2015

OPEN FORUM EVENING at Darley Abbey Village Hall on Wednesday 28th October at 7.30 pm Over a glass of wine come and talk to us about the future of Darley Abbey, and how we can preserve its...  More >>

Yet another Planning Application for North Avenue

Having only just rejected a planning application for a development of 49 dwellings on the land to the North of North Avenue, the City Council Planning committee is being asked to consider yet another proposal. The new...  More >>

Darley Abbey Historical Group talk - Heage Windmil...

Friday 18 September Heage Windmill presented by Brian Naylor All meetings start at 7.30pm and are held in Darley Abbey Village Hall, Abbey Yard off New Road, Darley Abbey, DE22 1DS There is...  More >>

Planning Committee reject North Avenue application

Derby City Council Planning Committee rejects the proposed housing development off North Avenue, Darley Abbey 10 September 2015 The Committee meeting started with one of the Council's  planning officers summarising...  More >>

Police appeal for witnesses after serious assault ...

Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious sexual assault on a young womantook place on the Darley and Nutwood Nature Reserve at approximately 6 30 p.m. on Monday evening. There has been a police presence last...  More >>

North Avenue development planning application Upda...

All parties interested in this application should know that the matter will be dealt with at the Planning Committee's meeting on 10th September at 6.00 pm. Whilst only two people will be given the opportunity to speak...  More >>

DAS Residents Meeting well attended

Last wednesday 22nd July, the Darley Abbey Society held a meeting at the Methodist Hall in the Vllage to discuss a plan of action to fight the proposed development of 49 new homes on open land adjacent to North Avenue....  More >>

Another North Avenue Planning Application!

Again! – New North Avenue Development application No 06/15/00720 It was only last year that we saw off the last application for planning Permission to build 45 houses on...  More >>

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