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Draycott in Bloom

Big celebration last night (13th Sept) at the ‘Coach’ when it was announced that Draycott had again won a GOLD award in the ‘East Midlands in Bloom’ competition. Plus, we came 1st in the ‘Small Towns' category beating the six-time winners, Uppingham. Plus, Mapleton Road received a special Judges award for ‘The colourful front gardens in Mapleton Road’ Plus, The Coach and Horse won a Silver award in the Attractiveness of Planting category Plus, The Courtyard, Draycott Mill, won a 'Certificate of Achievement' in the Attractiveness of Planting category. Well done all you Dibbers and well done Draycott.

Check out the 2017 Scarecrow festival

photo gallery. link>> 

Wilne 10km road race photo gallery

link>>

DVF Newsletter

 link>>

Proposed Village Sign

Proposed new Draycott village sign has now been designed. Planning permission and negotiations with landowners is being sought for a central location in the village. Here is the proposed design. Lace - to mark the heritage of the lace mills. The church of St. Chad’s. Victoria Mill’s clock tower. flower and tree to celebrate Draycott in Bloom. and of course, donkeys, because we are, after all, ‘Neddy Town’

Open Day at the Canal Cottages

Sunday 19th November from 10am till 4pm Come along to Hopwell road were there will be a marquee, information displays and a licensed bar. You can: See some of the history of the building Meet some of the last residents Look at the restoration plans Look around the site There will also be accompanied access to the building itself - they will supply hard hats if you come with sensible clothes and shoes.

Redevelopment of the A. Burnett

factory site

The site  of the A.Burnet factory on Walter Street, is being redeveloped into nine, two bedroomed homes. Building work is now in progress
Alexander Court, Walter street.
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in the village at the usual outlets.

© All rights reserved 2011 - 2018
Draycott Derbyshire www.draycottderbyshire.co.uk

Local News

Draycott in Bloom

Big celebration last night (13th Sept) at the ‘Coach’ when it was announced that Draycott had again won a GOLD award in the ‘East Midlands in Bloom’ competition. Plus, we came 1st in the ‘Small Towns' category beating the six-time winners, Uppingham. Plus, Mapleton Road received a special Judges award for ‘The colourful front gardens in Mapleton Road’ Plus, The Coach and Horse won a Silver award in the Attractiveness of Planting category Plus, The Courtyard, Draycott Mill, won a 'Certificate of Achievement' in the Attractiveness of Planting category. Well done all you Dibbers and well done Draycott.

Check out the 2017 Scarecrow festival

photo gallery. link>> 

Wilne 10km road race photo gallery

link>>

DVF Newsletter

 link>>

Proposed Village Sign

Proposed new Draycott village sign has now been designed. Planning permission and negotiations with landowners is being sought for a central location in the village. Here is the proposed design. Lace - to mark the heritage of the lace mills. The church of St. Chad’s. Victoria Mill’s clock tower. flower and tree to celebrate Draycott in Bloom. and of course, donkeys, because we are, after all, ‘Neddy Town’

Open Day at the Canal Cottages

Sunday 19th November from 10am till 4pm Come along to Hopwell road were there will be a marquee, information displays and a licensed bar. You can: See some of the history of the building Meet some of the last residents Look at the restoration plans Look around the site There will also be accompanied access to the building itself - they will supply hard hats if you come with sensible clothes and shoes.

Redevelopment of the A.

Burnett factory site

The site  of the A.Burnet factory on Walter Street, is being redeveloped into nine, two bedroomed homes. Building work is now in progress
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