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Change of weekend opening hours from 2nd February 2019 - 7.30am to 5.30pm

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Killamarsh Parish Council

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, 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. 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.

Latest News

Final Budget for 2019/20 sent to NEDDC

Final Budget Summary for 2019/20 sent to NEDDC

Posted: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 11:56 by Andrew Mott

Notice of Vacancy In Office of Councillor(s) 29 Jan 19

Notice is hereby given that following the resignation of David York (31/12/18) and Tony Fenwick (28/1/19) a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

In accordance with Section 89(3) of the Local Government Act 1972, where a vacancy occurs within six months before the day on which the councillor whose office is vacant would regularly have retired, an election shall not be held under Section 89(1) of the above Act, and the vacancy will be filled at the next ordinary election of councillors on 2 May 2019. More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 09:48 by Andrew Mott

Killamarsh & Eckington Police SNT

Just for info…we (PCSO Broadhead) have just set up a Facebook page run by ourselves for the Killamarsh and Eckington area – the page is simply called 'Killamarsh and Eckington Police SNT'

As it is run by local officers it won't be run 24/7 and posts won't be daily but hopefully we can reach to the local community using this page. We need to gain some followers to get the ball rolling
so if you could make as many people know as possible that would be great. More »

See the link in the A-Z of Services section - https://www.killamarsh-pc.gov.uk/atoz.html#P » Less

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 12:42 by Andrew Mott