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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Coffee with a cop

Hello all, I hope that this message finds you well. I wanted to contact you as I know that you're all active within various community groups. You are welcome to forward this e-mail on to any of your contacts. Our...  More >>

Christmas Coffee Morning

St Matthew's Church invite you to a Coffee Morning with Choir Carols on Saturday, 3rd December 2016 from 10 am to 12 noon at The Hill, 402 Duffield Road, Darley Abbey, DERBY DE22 1ES. Coffee and Mince Pies £3. Children...  More >>


SUNDAY 27 NOVEMBER 10AM - 4PM Crafts, jewellery, cards, talks, tombola, teas and cakes ALL WELCOME DARLEY ABBEY VILLAGE HALL, ABBEY YARD, DARLEY ABBEY, DE22 1DS SUNDAY 27 NOVEMBER 10AM - 4PM Entry...  More >>

Winter Bazaar at OVS

There may be increased traffic and cars parked in Darley Abbey on Saturday 26th November 2016 from 1.00 until 4.00pm. We will ask visitors to park sensibly and be mindful of our neighbours. Matthew Adshead,...  More >>

Save Allestree Library

Do YOU want a library in Allestree? Derby City Council have plans to save money by limiting the library provision in the City. 4 options have been proposed: A. Keep open Alvaston, Local Studies,...  More >>

North Avenue appeal decision - Residents Triumph

Team effort protects World Heritage Site A Planning Inspector has refused Planning Permission for the development of land in Darley Abbey, because it is unnecessary, would harm the World Heritage Site,...  More >>

North Avenue appeals hearing concludes

The Public Inquiry into the two Appeals has now finshed and the Inspector is making his deliberations and we should hear the decision within the next feww weeks. In the meantime this is a report on what happened at the...  More >>

St Matthew's Church Prize Draw

Have you bought your tickets yet?  Please support St Matthew's. First prize is a week's stay in a beautiful four-bedroomed villa in Lanzarote. Second prize is a three-course...  More >>

Public Inquiry for North Ave Planning Appeals

Derby City Council has issued information regarding the Public Inquiry for the Planning Appeals into proposals to develop land off North Avenue, Darley Abbey. As this is a Public Inquiry, residents are entitled to...  More >>

Old Vicarage School events - traffic advisory

Important dates for local residents especially in Church Lane area. There may be a build up of parked vehicles on these dates: 25.6.16, 1-4pm Summer Fayre 8.7.16, 2.30 - 9pm Prize-giving & Garden Party We...  More >>

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