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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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63rd DERBY (DARLEY ABBEY) SCOUTS - Vintage Afterno...

Beat the winter blues with our Vintage Afternoon Tea Party on Saturday 1st December between 2.30 and 5.00pm in the Scouts Hall (The Hill, Darley Abbey, Derby, DE22 1DT; by New Road). It's a chance to get together...  More >>

63rd DERBY (DARLEY ABBEY) SCOUTS - Malt Whisky tas...

Join us on St Andrews night, for a circular tour of Scotland and sample a dram from distilleries around Scotland. Our tour takes us through the regions, comparing Lowland, Highland, Speyside and Island malts  and...  More >>

Air Quality Consultation

IS POLLUTION KILLING US? As the City Council launch a consultation on air quality in our City, we focus on pollution, the effect it may be having on our health and what we can do about it. Recently the Government issued...  More >>

Combined Darley Abbey Schools Choir signing in fro...

Huge congratulations to all the children who performed so beautifully on Sunday evening at the Darley Park Concert. We have some wonderful video clips and pictures of the children's stellar performances to view on...  More >>

Resurfacing of Duffield Road and others

A project to treat over 67,000sqm of roads in Derby starts next Wednesday (15th August). The process is called Surface Dressing. The work is required to seal the road against possible water and frost damage and to...  More >>

Oppose the incinerator update

OARI – Oppose Alfreton Rd Incinerator - CAMPAIGN UPDATE Thanks to YOUR donations, we have succeeded in presenting our case to the Courts.  In addition, the COMPANY behind the development,...  More >>

Stage Set For Young Singers At Darley Park

The youngest ever group of singers will take to the stage for the first time at this September's Hannells Darley Park Concert as part of the event's commitment to showcasing local talent. The Darley Abbey Choir is...  More >>

Allestree Library Volunteers needed

You may well have heard by now, but Allestree is scheduled to be the next Community Managed Library. The notice of this happening has been very short - I heard on 3 July. The Library will close on Saturday 14 July as...  More >>

Darley Abbey Society new Privacy Policy

Darley Abbey Society – New Privacy Policy The new law on data protection and privacy GDPR (the General Data Protection Regulation) came into effect on 25th May 2018 and this has implications for...  More >>

Darley Abbey Society Annual report 2018

Darley Abbey Society – Chairman's Report 2018 I am sorry to have to report that it has been a year of setbacks for the Society. At our AGM a year ago we reported on two proposals that caused...  More >>

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