Desford Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Desford a better place to live, work and play. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Desford Neighbourhood Plan

We anticipate that Desford Neighbourhood Plan will go to referendum on May 6th 2021 (as long as government guidelines allow). Here are the documents pertaining to the Plan.

Latest News

Parish Council Covid 19 Grants - Update

Since November Desford Parish Council have awarded over £7,000 in Covid grants to organisations and businesses who have been impacted by the pandemic. The Council are mindful that given the new lockdown things continue to be very tough for local businesses and groups and are keen to carry on offering financial support via this grant scheme. If you or somebody you know within the parish could be eligible for support please encourage them to come forward and submit an application. More »

Details of how to apply including full eligibiity criteria are contained in the application form below. Hard copies are available at the Council office at the library, Main St, Desford (staffed Tuesday and Thursday) but in order to remain Covid secure we would encourage you to apply electronically if at all possible. Once complete please email your application to: » Less

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 14:33 by Martin Broomhead

Parish Council Meeting - 20th January 2021

A Parish Council Meeting is due to be held via Zoom at 7:30pm on the 20th of January. Members of the public are welcome to join the meeting. Joining instructions can be found at the foot of the attached agenda.

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 13:27 by Martin Broomhead

Staff Working from Home

Please note that, with immediate effect, Council staff are now mostly working from home. In addition, even if staff are in the office at Desford Library, no visitors will be allowed into the building. If you have any queries or concerns relating to the Parish Council, please use the "Send email" link under the addres on the top right of this website.

Regards and stay safe.

Posted: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 10:26 by Martin Broomhead