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.
NOTICE OF ELECTION:
A by-election is to be held for the position of District Councillor for the Ashbourne South Division. For full details on how to nominate and vote, please see the information below:
Are you looking for help with funding for your group or organisation? If so, please click on the link below, complete the application forms and return to the Assistant Town Clerk by Friday 29th September 2017:
Are you looking for help with funding for your group or organisation? If so, please click on the link below, complete the application forms and return to the Assistant Town Clerk by Friday 29th September 2017: Application for Funding 2018
Plans are underway for the next round of Forums which will take place:- Southern – Tuesday 24 October, 7 pm – Henmore Suite, McMurtry & Harding veterinary practice, Clifton Road, Ashbourne, DE6 2DH Northern – Wednesday 1 November, 7 pm – Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell, DE45 1AH Central – Wednesday 8 November, 7 pm – […]
Every Thursday & Saturday, we offer a FREE guided walk to both visitors and residents, which show the many points of interest en-route while learning about the history of Ashbourne through the knowledge of the guides. Walks being at 11am from the Visitor Information Centre and take between 1 & 1 1/2 hours. To take […]
Ashbourne is the perfect place to begin and end your adventures