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 firstname.lastname@example.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.
Looking for a book to gift at Christmas? Call in to the Visitor Information Centre where we have a range of children’s books including Mr Men & Little Miss, Star Wars, sticker books and cookery books, plus adult non-fiction, guide books and maps including a wide range of ordnance survey maps. If you can’t […]
Six schools have entered the Design a Decoration Competition, which are being delivered to the Town Hall on 15th November to be judged by celebrated artist Wendy Daker, assisted by the proprietor of the Gallery Cafe on 20th November. The winners of the categories will be invited to turn on the Christmas lights, at the […]
We now have for sale in the Visitor Information Centre the Glitz & Glamour 2018 calendar. With inspirational stories of Ashbourne ladies, all proceeds from the sale are in aid of the One Voice Gynaecological Support Group and the Derby Breast Unit. Call in & help raise funds for these worthwhile causes while stocks last.
Ashbourne is the perfect place to begin and end your adventures