The following information will help you renew your gold cards:-
To renew online go to the Derbyshire County Council web site link below.
A new photo is not required unless there is a considerable change of likeness to the old photo.
If you've moved out of Derbyshire or Derby city altogether you will no longer be entitled to a Derbyshire Gold Card. You'll still qualify for the English National Concessionary Travel Scheme pass in your new local authority area.
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-
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)
Defibrillator to be fitted in Windley in the old telephone kiosk
Turnditch and Windley Parish Council has funded the purchase of a portable defibrillator device which is in the process of being fitted in Windley in the old telephone kiosk at the bottom of the hill. A training session took place on 3rd January 2018 but if you missed that, the instructions with the defibrillator say that using the device is very straightforward.
DUFFIELD,QUARNDON AND HEAGE POLICE SURGERIES
Mobile Police Station
Locations and Times
Oak Close, Duffield = 0900 till 09.30hrs
Church Street, Quarndon = 09.45 till 10.15hrs
Lower road, Mackworth = 10.30 till 11.00hrs
Church street, Holloway = 12.30 till 13.00hrs
Park Road, Heage = 13.30 till 1400hrs
Spanker Public House, Nether Heage = 14.15 till 14.45hrs
Thursday 19th July 2018
Saturday 11th August 2018
Thursday 13th September 2018
Saturday 13th October 2018
Wednesday 21st November 2018
Monday 17th December 2018
Free local support on offer to help you quit for good
It’s Stoptober and 1000s of us will be ditching the cigarettes for good – will you be one of them?
Smoking is still one of the biggest causes of preventable deaths in the UK but there’s plenty of support and advice on offer if you’re ready to stop for good.
Live Life Better Derbyshire is a free, healthy lifestyles service that offers a wide range of support including stop smoking advice, weight management and help to get more active.
The service offers a 12 week programme of stop smoking support that includes a variety of advice and support as well as:
One to one support
Advice on other stop smoking medications
Find your nearest stop smoking clinic here and then get in touch to book onto a session.
All Derbyshire residents, aged 12 and over, can take part in the healthy lifestyles service by filling in www.livelifebetterderbyshire.org.uk or call 0800 085 2299