News and Notices

Amber Valley Local Plan


Amber Valley Borough Council has proposed a number of changes to the policies and supporting text of the Submission Local Plan. Included in the proposed changes are matters relating to the Greenbelt around Mapperley.

Details of the changes and access to all supporting documents, details of public consultation arrangements including local drop-in sessions are on the Borough Council’s website at

Please note that due to the Borough Council’s website not being available over the weekend of 6-7 April 2019, the deadline for representations to be received has now been extended to 4:30pm on Thursday 2 May 2019.

Mobile Library Service

Derbyshire Library Service has two mobile libraries, based at Buxton and Long Eaton, serving around 150 communities across the county. These communities are visited once every four weeks and the mobile libraries offer a range of services for everyone including fiction and non-fiction books for adults and children, large print books, books on tape and books on CD as well as a selection of local studies books and information.

The mobile libraries have a lift for wheelchair users and people with mobility problems.

To view current routes/timetables please visit Derbyshire County Council’s website (opens in a new window)

Derbyshire Connect

Dial-a-Bus shopping buses for people who are unable to use conventional public transport.

For more information click here

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