Killamarsh Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Killamarsh 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.
About the Village
The Village of Killamarsh is situated in North East Derbyshire. It has fantastic views from elevated positions and looks over onto Rother Valley Country Park. With a population of just under 10,000, Killamarsh has a real community spirit and a busy village centre which can meet all your shopping needs.
Killamarsh is located, essentially, the same distance to Sheffield, Chesterfield and Rotherham. It has good transport links to Chesterfield and Sheffield via the buses and the Sheffield Supertram network which has its terminus located nearby at Halfway.
The Village has three schools which are St Giles Primary, Killamarsh Infants and Killamarsh Juniors. It also has four churches which are St Giles Church, Killamarsh Methodist Church, Ebenezer Gospel Hall and New Hope Community Church. We have a Post Office, Youth Centre, Library, Medical Centre, Adult Education Centre, numerous shops and many public houses including our very own, Parish Pump.
Interesting facts about the Village
- Resident Fred Greaves was the first person in Derbyshire to be awarded a Victoria Cross and was born in Killamarsh in 1890.
- Some well known footballers from Killamarsh are Nicky Weaver who is a goalkeeper, having had a career with Mansfield Town, Manchester City, Sheffield Wednesday and Charlton Athletic. Also, Richard Hinds whom had a career with Tranmere Rovers, Hull City, Scunthorpe and Sheffield Wednesday.
- The road "Brindley Place" in Killamarsh was named after James Brindley the builder of the Chesterfield Canal which opened in 1777 and navigated through Killamarsh.
- The Parish is split into four areas: Netherthorpe, Westthorpe, Upperthorpe and Churchtown.
Results of our latest survey are now available. If you missed out, don't worry, simply complete a "Tell Us What You Think" leaflet available from reception.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 09:56 by Alana Morris
Notice of casual vacancy to sit on the Full Parish Council
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 11:03 by Alana Morris
Thursday 22nd December 7:30am – 10pm
Friday 23rd December 7:30am – 10pm
Saturday 24th December 9:30am – 3:30pm
Sunday 25th December Closed
Monday 26th December Closed
Tuesday 27th December Closed
Wednesday 28th December 9:30am – 5:30pm
Thursday 29th December 9:30am – 5:30pm
Friday 30th December 9:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday 31st December 9:30am – 3:30pm
Sunday 1st January Closed More »
Monday 2nd January Closed
Tuesday 3rd January 7:30am – 10pm
Wednesday 4th January 7:30am – 10pm » Less
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:41 by Alana Morris