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Latest News

Desfotrd's Neighbourhood Plan Vision

Desford's Neighbourhood Plan Group has now updated their vision for the village and a copy is attached for information.

The Council is planning to approve the draft Neighbourhood Plan next month and it will then be circulated for comments. Consultation events are being planned and details of these will be circulated as soon as possible

Posted: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 10:11 by Martin Broomhead

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

The Parish Council are pleased to have received a clear audit for their accounts for 2017/18.

The Council's external auditors, PKF Littlejohn, have reviewed the accounts for 2017/18 and found them to be "in accordance with Proper Practices and no other matters have come to our attention giving cause for concern".

Hence, in line with Financial Regulations, a copy of the Notice of Conclusion of Audit is attached for information. More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:32 by Martin Broomhead

Desford in Bloom and Scarecrow Festival Success

Desford Parish Council is very pleased to announce that Desford in Bloom has been awarded a Gold Award for the second year running.

In addition, awards have also been received by a resident in St Martins Drive (in the Best Residential Garden category) and to Caterpillar for their display outside their premises on Peckleton Lane.

Receiving these awards on top of the success of the Scarecrow Festival, (which is also part of Desford in Bloom), has raised the profile of the village.

Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:11 by Martin Broomhead