Monthly Archives: May 2008

What is the Barlborough Civic Trust?

Dear Resident I have been approached by a Barlborough resident who was puzzled by the friction between the Parish Council (PC) and the Civic Trust. One question I was asked was ‘What is the Civic Trust?’ As there are rumours … Continue reading

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Chesterfield Derbyshire Times – Parish clerk quits meeting in tears

Parish clerk quits meeting in tears Published Date: 15 May 2008 By Jon Cooper A distressed clerk stormed out of a packed parish meeting in tears after councillors began discussing changes to her job – and possible redundancy – in … Continue reading

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Barlborough – A roundabout or a village?

Each day I drive to work from Barlborough to Sheepbridge on the outskirts of Chesterfield. Over the last few months I’ve noticed quite a bit of work towards the Markham Vale Staveley Northern Loop Road scheme and curiosity got the … Continue reading

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