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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

Christmas Concert - Derventio Brass at St Matthews...

Derventio Brass present: STEP INTO CHRISTMAS A FAMILY CONCERT Saturday November 28th 2015 at 7.00pm St Matthews Church Darley Abbey Drive Darley Abbey Derby. DE22 1EF All...  More >>

Darley Abbey Day Calendar Launch

The Darley Abbey Day calendar is now printed and we're having an official launch at The Mill Photography Studio Darley Abbey Mill DE22 1DZ Wednesday 18 November Drop in anytime 6-8.30pm There...  More >>

St Matthew's Church update

All our church services and activities are continuing as normal whilst we are without a Vicar. We hope to have a new Vicar before the middle of 2016.  More >>

North Avenue development UPDATE

Update at 29 October 2015 Introduction The following Update is based on a report made to the Darley Abbey Society's Open Meeting, on 28 October 2015, which was well attended. It seems a long time...  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 >>

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 >>

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