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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.

For queries regarding grit bins during the cold weather, please visit:
For the full policy please see the document below:

The Final consultation on Ashbourne’s Neighbourhood Plan starts on Monday 6th November 2017.  The consultation is part of the statutory process to get the plan approved, and it will run for 6 weeks.   To view the neighbourhood plan, please click on the links below 

and e-mail any comments or queries to info@ashbourneplan.org by Monday 18th December 2017. 

To view the evidence document in full, please visit

Please see below for details of the Waste & Recycling collections over Christmas & the New Year.

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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Your gateway to
The Peak District

Ashbourne is the perfect place to begin and end your adventures

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