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Councillor Steve Bower (Chairman)

Councillor - Steve Bower (Chairman)

My name is Steve Bower. I am a Headteacher. I have lived in the area all my life and my children grew up in Smalley. Now its’s grandchildren! As part of the Parish Council I am driven to preserve & respect the heritage of Smalley, and yet grasp opportunities to move us forward. I listen to residents' views and defend our position as issues come along. I can be contacted on 01332 883224 or by email

Councillor Terry Pride

Councillor - Terry Pride

My name is Terry Pride. I have lived in the area for over 40 years. I am married with two grown-up children and four grandchildren. I retired 12 years ago, after working as a Electro Mechanical Engineer for over 45 years. My interests now include gardening, reading and have been a Parish Councillor for seven years. It is always my intention to look after the interest of all the Residents and be a conduit to ensure that their opinions regarding the management and conduct of Parish matters are considered.

Councillor Graham Rogers

Councillor - Graham Rogers

Born in Leicester, but have lived in Smalley Parish for over 50 years “I have served on the Parish Council for the past 11 years, as did my late father for 12 years”.

Having spent many years in sales management in both the UK and Middle East , I have been able to take early retirement and give more time to putting something back into the local community.

As a member of the Parish Council, we have in recent years improved the play area facilities on both Stainsby Meadow and Dobholes Lane.

Councillor Jan Walker (MBE)

Councillor - Jan Walker (MBE)

I have lived at Stainsby Lodge for over 50 years in Smalley and have been actively involved in many aspects of Parish life serving as Councillor and Lay minister whilst raising our family of three. It was a huge honour to be awarded the MBE in 2007 for Service to our Community helping to bring about improvements to all ages. The latest improvement in the village is the completed play area on Dobholes Lane at a cost of £85,000 (donated by UK Surface Mining) which will be opened formally later this year.

News & Forthcoming Events

Playing field changing rooms improvements

Work has recently been completed to improve the changing facilities

available at the Dobholes Lane playing field.

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Smalley Post Office is now open for business

Opening hours 9am – 1pm Monday to Friday

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Boys School Reunion

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Tree Planting Day

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Election of Parish Councillor

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Treetops Hospice Care Needs Your Help!

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Derbyshire Police Crime Prevention

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Caretaker for the Pavilion

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Smalley Post Office

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Burglaries in Main Road, Smalley

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Councillor Jan Walker Celebrates 50 Years

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Pictures from the Picnic at the Pavillion

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Cemetery Guidelines

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New Car Park News

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Advent Winter Fayre

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The Church Cafe

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Christmas Flowers

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Smalley Playpark Opening

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Flower Festival

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Dobholes Lane - New photos

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Plum Pudding Race 2013

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Dobholes Lane - Park

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Snow Wardens - Requried

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Over 60’s Fellowship - New Article

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Planning Permission - 99 New Homes

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Reminder - No meeting in August

UK Coal Funds - Exciting Project Funding

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June Minutes - Now Posted

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See Team Smalley @ Water Wipeout 2013

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Thanks to the Smalley Litter Pickers

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Need Pest Control?

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Forthcoming meetings

Parish Council Meetings are usually held

on the 3rd Monday of every month.

The exact date will be shown in the

minutes of the previous meeting.

See the next Agenda here

See Previous Minutes

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Traffic in Smalley

For live traffic updates for traffic in and around Smalley click here - Traffic in Smalley, Derbyshire

You can change the forward time from ‘today’ to ‘next 12 months’, and type the address underneath this to see your location.

Icons will appear on the map showing various types of road works from ‘full closures’ to ‘slight incursion’.

Hover over the icon to see brief detail, dates, and address.

Left click on the icon to see more detail, i.e. Contractor, site detail, works detail, etc.

Police Contact Details

If you are interested in crime prevention and meeting your local policing team in Shipley, Smalley and Horsley - please visit -

The non emergency contact no is 101