Monthly Archives: November 2009

Message From The Police

[RINGMASTER COMMUNITY MESSAGING – Chesterfield – C900/09 APPEAL FOR INFORMATION 30/11/09] Incident 42/30/11/09 refers. Between 02:20 and 02:50 hours on Monday the 30th of November 2009, an incident occurred at Midland Way Barlborough. Whilst the lorry driver is asleep in … Continue reading

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Vote For Fred

The Derbyshire Times are running an online vote: ‘Do you agree with a north Derbyshire road being named after VC winner Cpl Fred Greaves?’ So far, 84% have said ‘yes’ and 16% ‘no’ If you would like to vote click … Continue reading

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Planting Event Raises Funds

Published in the Worksop Guardian 27th November 2009 ‘Barlborough will soon be blooming with daffodil delights after young and old all pitched in to plant bulbs for an annual cancer charity event to remember loved ones. Over 6.000 daffodil bulbs … Continue reading

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Message From The Police

[RINGMASTER COMMUNITY MESSAGING – Chesterfield – C869/09 PROPERTY 25/11/09] Hundreds of pieces of jewellery will be put on display at Chesterfield police station next week in the hope that they can be reunited with their owners. The property has been … Continue reading

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Commiserations From Quentin Letts

Received in the Inbox: Thu 26/11/2009 08:32 ‘Dear Barlborough Life I along with employees of Bolsover, Derbyshire Council and residents of Barlborough read the daily updates on Barlborough Life. I decided to send the web link and some of the … Continue reading

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Lecture Lunch At Dobbies – Thursday

Thursday 26th November– ‘Christmas Traditions’ by Patricia Flinders How our British Christmas traditions started, including a look at pantomimes, carols & Santa Claus. Lecture Time: 10.45am Lunch served: 12noon Ticket Cost: £9.95 Booking is essential. For further details please as … Continue reading

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Another Articulated Lorry On Slayley View Road

10.15am this morning, another articulated lorry driving up Slayley View Road. Not forgetting the ones that come down at all hours throughout the night. Perhaps they could be re-directed to Ruthyn Avenue to wake up Cllrs Watts and Western as … Continue reading

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Pharmacy Proposal For Barlborough Village

A planning application has just been submitted to change the use of 11 to 13 High Street (the stone house on the corner next to the post office) from residential to a pharmacy. Given that the Primary Care Trust will … Continue reading

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Speed Limit Reviews To Improve Safety In The Spinkhill Area

Speed limits on stretches of road in the Spinkhill area have been reviewed by Derbyshire County Council as part of a nationwide safety review. Motorists are advised that speed limits have been altered in the following areas: Speed limit change … Continue reading

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A Christmas Carol At Barlborough Village Hall Tonight

Derbyshire Times Published Date: 18 November 2009 SHOW: Puppets and masks will be used to breathe new life into Charles Dickens’ classic festive tale, A Christmas Carol, at Barlborough Village Hall on Saturday night. Strangeface Theatre Company will be inviting … Continue reading

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