Hartshorne Parish Council
Hartshorne Parish Council represents the residents of the parish, including Lower Midway and Goseley Estate. Parish councils are the lowest layer of local government, sitting below district councils (South Derbyshire District Council) and county councils (Derbyshire County Council).
HGV Drivers Using Weight Restricted Roads
It has been brought to the Hartshorne Parish Council's attention that HGV's are using weight restricted roads such as Sandcliffe Road.
Although the enforcement of weight restrictions is not a statutory function, Trading Standards Department do undertake some duties; details of these can be found at the link below, which also contains a link to the monitoring form whereby residents can report allegedly offending vehicles:-
Community Speed Watch
The Parish Council are seeking Parishioners interested in being trained, then taking part in Community Speed Watch. Community Speed Watch is a Police initiative to train members of the Parish in the art of recording and monitoring the speed of vehicles travelling on the roads within the Parish.
If you are interested in taking part and being trained for Community Speed Watch please contact Councillor Kim Coe or Councillor Jim Seaton. Contact details for Cllrs Coe and Seaton can be found on the Council Page of the website, or alternatively email the Parish Clerk.
Parish Council Website
Due to Government requirements for all levels of UK governance websites to be more accessible, the Parish Council have commissioned a new website to meet these obligations.
The site is work in progress, and will continue to develop throughout 2023.