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Ashbourne Town Council & Town Hall

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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.

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.

DDDC is consulting with stall holders, residents and local businesses for their views on the proposed moving of the Ashbourne Saturday market to the area known locally as civic Square, where the Thursday market is held.  To comment, please click on the link below and complete the questionnaire, and return it to Ashley Watts, head of Community Development, DDDC.

For more information, please see the Derbyshire Dales District Council website:

DDDC – Ashbourne Saturday Market


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