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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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Darley Abbey Historical Group talk - History of Tr...

History of Trent Motors Presented by Alan Hiley 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 a charge of...  More >>

New plans submitted for North Avenue Development p...

Proposed Housing Development Off North Avenue, Darley Abbey. Planning Application 02/14/00198 The planning consultants acting for the owner of the land have submitted an amended master plan in an...  More >>

Mills plan set to get the go ahead

The applications to convert Darley Abbey's Long Mill into offices and the West Mill into a wedding venue are going to be considered at the Planning Control committee meeting on 3 July. The recommendation is for approval...  More >>

Camera lenses found on Darley and Nutwood LNR

A wallet containing coloured camera lens filters,  mostly 55 mm dia but a couple of other sizes too, was found on Saturday afternoon /evening.   It was undamaged,  did not seem to have been rained...  More >>

Work begins on new Canoe Club HQ

Contractors are now on site at the Midland Canoe Club's premises between the Derwent and Darley and Nutwood Nature Reserve preparing the site to receive the new prefabricated clubhouse. Massive articulated lorries...  More >>

Darley and Nutwood Nature Reserve to benefit from ...

The Heritage Lottery Fund has approved the inclusion of the Darley and Nutwood LNR restoration project in year 1 of DerwentWISE. The project was originally placed on a reserve list but the HLF officers were keen for this...  More >>

North Avenue development planning application

PROPOSED HOUSING DEVELOPMENT OFF NORTH AVENUE DARLEY ABBEY A planning application has been submitted to Derby City Council for permission to erect 45 dwellings, construct an access road, car park and open space. Application...  More >>

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