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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Latest News & Events

Fashion Show

The 63rd Derby (Darley Abbey) Scouts present a Blue Sky Fashion Show on Wednesday 20th November 2019 at the Scouts Hall, The Hill (off New Road), Darley Abbey, DE22 1DT.  Doors open at  6.30 p.m. for 7...  More >>

Darley Abbey Society Autumn Meeting

AUTUMN OPEN MEETING at Darley Abbey Village Hall on Wednesday 30th October at 7.30 pm The Speaker will be the well know local journalist and broadcaster Ashley Franklin who...  More >>

The Abbey Pub is now open again

The Abbey reopened for business last weekend. It remains unchanged, and as before it is a cash only business. Ipads and other Screens are prohibited.  More >>

Work about to start on the boardwalk across wildfl...

Work is starting in earnest on the path through Darley Park. Materials arrived this morning to contruct the new boardwalk across the wildflower meadow in Darley Park. The Boardwalk will run from the new bridge being contructed...  More >>

Review of Darley Park rubbish bins

The Darley Abbey Society has been campaigning for many years for something to be done about the inadequate provision of bins in Darley Park. The bins are too small, they are old and dilapidated and are prone to animals...  More >>

Darley Park Bridge demolished

As part of the scheme to create a riverside "all user" path through the park, the little bridge over the mill fleam was being demolished this morning. A new larger bridge will replace it and will be installed by next...  More >>

Wildlife Garden Open Day

10-30am until 3-30pm Come and meet the FoDOS Wildlife Gardeners, the volunteers refurbishing the Darley Park Herbaceous Border and the Butterfly Garden into a Wildlife Garden, gardening organically. Jo...  More >>

Jumble Sale

Darley Abbey Village Hall 10am-12 noon See attached poster for details.  More >>

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