• Arial view of Killamarsh

    Arial view of Killamarsh

  • Welcome to Killamarsh

    Welcome to Killamarsh

  • War Memorial

    War Memorial

  • Killamarsh Heroes

    Killamarsh Heroes

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 three churches which are St Giles Church, Killamarsh Methodist Church and Ebenezer Gospel Hall. We have a Post Office, Library, Medical Centre, numerous shops and many public houses including our very own, Parish Pump.

The Parish Council is responsible for the Sports Centre and functions rooms.

Interesting facts about the Village

  • Resident Fred Greaves was the first person in Derbyshire during World War One 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. Richard Hinds whom had a career with Tranmere Rovers, Hull City, Scunthorpe and Sheffield Wednesday. Lee Askham who played for Chesterfield F.C. Millie Bright is a female footballer who played for Doncaster Belles, Chelsea and England.
  • 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.

Information is taken from the Killamarsh Wikipedia page and the Council is not responsible for its accuracy.

Latest News

Locum Clerk/RFO

Killamarsh Parish Council are pleased to announce that their new Parish Clerk is Ms Lisa Powell. She is an experienced Clerk of more than 15 years. She is delighted to have joined the team at Killamarsh although is sad that it is at this difficult time with the Corona Virus affecting everybody.

Lisa has many interests, she has five small rescue dogs which she adores, plays dominoes and darts (very badly). She is a member of the Salvation Army. Once we are back to some normality Lisa hopes to meet many of you at community events.

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 11:51 by Alana Morris

Killamarsh Community Shopper Bus - Suspension of Service

With the recent outbreak of Covid-19 (Coronavirus) across the country, the Parish Council have decided to suspend the community shopper bus service from Thursday 26th March 2020 for the foreseeable future.

Can all users of this service please contact the Parish Council and provide their contact details. This will then enable us to let you know when the service restarts.

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 10:55 by Andrew Mott

Closure Notice

Closure Notice

Notice of temporary closure of the Sports Centre from 10pm Friday 20th March 2020.

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 10:41 by Andrew Mott