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Ashbourne Town Council & Town Hall

Main office01335 342 291 enquiries@ashbournetowncouncil.gov.uk Tourist info01335 343 666 vic@ashbournetowncouncil.gov.uk

The Historic Georgian Derbyshire Market Town of Ashbourne lies in the lovely valley of the Henmore on the southern edge of the Peak District. It has a population of approximately 7,800 people. It is famous for its Royal Shrovetide Football Match which is played throughout the town on Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday.

Town Hall Renovations
Work is now well under way on the front of the Town Hall. As well as addressing the stone work, the windows to the front of the Town Hall are being repaired and secondary glazing installed. The front doors have been moved forward and secondary glass doors will be put in.  To see photos of the progress with these works, please click on the following link:  Renovations

Please note that during renovations to Ashbourne Town Hall, both the building and the Visitor Information Centre are open as usual.  The Visitor Information Centre is open Monday & Friday 10am-1.30pm and tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 10am-1pm.

Do you have a tree or trees’ in your garden that you are thinking of pruning/removing?  If so please click on the link below for information before you carry out any work as the Tree may be Protected, and you may need permission  to carry out any work Please see the link below for information on tree felling / pruning in conservation areas:


Need help knowing which Council to contact?  Take a look at the link on our Directory page to find out whether you need to contact the Town, District or County Council.

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The Peak District

Ashbourne is the perfect place to begin and end your adventures

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