Bakewell Town Council

Bakewell Historic Capital of the Peak

Town Hall

Clerk RFO: John H Rowe
Clerk's Office, Town Hall
Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1BT

Tel: 01629 813525

Latest News

New Neighbourhood Watch Schemes Launch

Bakewell residents invited to find out more about Neighbourhood Watch as two new schemes launch in the town

Residents in Bakewell are being invited to find out how they can get involved in making the town an even safer place as part of a Neighbourhood Watch event next week. There will also be a chance to meet with officers from the local Safer Neighbourhood team.

The event will take place from 7pm on... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 11:59 by John Rowe

Tags: Community

Safer Neighbourhoods: Safer Together Weekend - Free Anti-tamper number plate screws

Anti-tamper number plate screws offered to Derbyshire Dales residents during Safer Together events next weekend

Safer Neighbourhood policing teams have around 100 free anti-tamper number plate kits, paid for by the Derbyshire Dales District Council, to offer drivers in the town this Saturday (June 15).

As well as offering advice about vehicle security, residents will be able drop by and speak about any... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 11:26 by John Rowe

Tags: Community

Supporting Bakewell in Bloom - weeding event Monday 8th July 2019

Organised by the Royal British Legion, there will be a deweeding event in Bakewell Town Centre to help support Bakewell in Bloom's entry to the East Midlands in Bloom Competition.

It all starts off outside Bakewell Town Hall at 6pm on Monday 8th July 2019 and will last for up to two hours at various locations around town. Bring gloves and anything which may help rid weeds and tidy things up.

Posted: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 18:00 by John Rowe

Tags: Community

Mike Horrod - Certificate of Merit Awards 2019

Mike Horrod - Certificate of Merit Awards 2019

Mike Horrod was nominated for "his leadership of the planning group on the lead up to Remembrance Day 2017, ready for the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1 in 2018. He led the Group with enthusiasm and spent many, many hours planning and organising the events.

His hard work made the events the successes they were. The 100th anniversary Remembrance Parade and Service were the best attended events in... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:05 by John Rowe

Tags: Annual Town Meeting, Community

Michael Hillam - Certificate of Merit Award

Michael Hillam - Certificate of Merit Award

The citation on the certificate reads:

"That you, Michael J Hillam, led the rescue and renovation of the St John's Almshouses building which had become dilapidated and unfit for purpose. You then became, and continue as, volunteer Clerk to the Trustees to ensure the financial security of these almshouses in order that the Grade 2 listed building be preserved as an asset to Bakewell and continues to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:04 by John Rowe

Tags: Annual Town Meeting, Community

John McGough - Certificate of Merit Awards 2019

John McGough - Certificate of Merit Awards 2019

John McGough was nominated for his work as thefounder and organiser of Bakewell and District Community Choir. Founded in 2016, the choir has a regular attendance of 70 local people and brings pleasure to both members and the audiences at concerts. Through subscriptions and concerts, John has organised the choir to raise funds for Bakewell and Eyam Community Transport, Bakewell Day of Dance and to install... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:03 by John Rowe

Tags: Annual Town Meeting, Community

Mayors Report 2019

The Mayors Report was given to the Annual Town Meeting held on Wednesday 10th April 2019

"I would like to begin by thanking our County Councillor Judith Twigg, our District Councillors Alyson Hill, Philippa Tilbrook and Helen Froggatt as well as Peak Park member Kath Potter for their work on behalf of Bakewell.

Thanks, too, to Town Council members for all your work and support during the last 12 month.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:00 by John Rowe

Tags: Annual Town Meeting, Mayor

Local Government Elections 2nd May 2019 Notice of Persons Nominated

Notices of Persons Nominated for the Town and District Council elections to be held on 2nd May 2019 have been received and are available in the documments below.

Posted: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 17:02 by John Rowe

Tags: Elections

Annual Town Meeting and Certificate of Merit Awards 10th April 2019

To make a nomination for the Certificate of Merit email townclerk@bakewelltowncouncil.gov.uk with details of who you think should receive an award for "going the extra mile" and why you think they should be recognised.

The Annual Assembly Meeting for the Town of Bakewell is convened in accordance with Schedule 12 of the Local Government Act 1972

The public is entitled to be present but such persons only... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 09:02 by John Rowe

Tags: Annual Town Meeting, Community

Local Government Elections 2nd May 2019

Parish, Town and District Elections are to be held on Thursday 2nd May 2019. Information, including nomination packs are available at www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk/electiions2019

The Notice of Election has been published, a copy is available below:

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:55 by John Rowe

Tags: Elections

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