• 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

Health & Wellbeing Event

Health & Wellbeing Event

Health & Wellbeing Event

Wednesday 11th March

12:30pm to 3:30pm

Killamarsh Sports Centre

Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 10:57 by Andrew Mott

Crime Prevention Event

Crime Prevention Event

Derbyshire Police are holding a Crime Prevention event in the Aldi Car Park, Killamarsh on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd February between 11am and 3pm.

They are hoping to get as many people as possible to come and have a chat with the safer neighbourhood team. Freebies for families and children.

They will also be signing people up to Derbyshire Alert so that the community are more aware of what's happening in their local area.

Posted: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 14:20 by Andrew Mott

Super Sunday Statement

Official statement from Killamarsh Parish Council

A decision was taken by Killamarsh Parish Council Bar and Catering Committee on 15th January 2020, to postpone the free Super Sunday Event scheduled for 2nd February.

This was due to a number of concerns raised at the committee meeting and further work needs to be carried out before the event can be considered further. This decision was not taken lightly, and we regret any disappointment that it's cancellation may have caused. However, please be assured there were very good reasons, both of a legal and administrative nature associated with this event. More »

It is hoped that events like this can be considered in the near future.

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Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 12:26 by Alana Morris