Neighbourhood ward - Darley

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Darley Neighbourhood Team

Your Neighbourhood Team is based at The Council House, Corporation Street, Derby DE1 2FS.

If you would like to get involved in your neighbourhood, you have any ideas on how to improve your local area or have any questions about the ward, you can contact:

Sarah Dosunmu, Neighbourhood Partnership Manager, by:

Graeme Walton, Derby Homes Area Housing Manager, by:

Claire Briggs, Neighbourhood Partnership Officer, by:

Your local Safer Neighbourhood Team

If you wish to complain about anti-social behaviour or report a crime you can contact the Darley Safer Neighbourhood Team, by:

Your Safer Neighbourhood Team is committed to making your community a safer and better place to live and work. 

Find out more about Safer Neighbourhoods on the Derbyshire Police website. You can also view their page about the Allestree and Darley Safer Neighbourhood Team.

For more information about neighbourhood forums, visit our Neighbourhood working - information page.

Find out more about Neighbourhood Forum meetings.

Darley Neighbourhood Board

Your local Neighbourhood Board is made up of local councillors, residents and representatives from community organisations and public services.

The board:

  • leads on behalf of the whole neighbourhood
  • agrees the priorities for the neighbourhood
  • decides where delegated Council budgets are to be spent
  • monitors performance
  • influences decisions that reflect the views of local residents
  • decides on the vision for your neighbourhood.

Find out how to become a member of your Neighbourhood Board.

Members of Darley Neighbourhood Board 2018/19

  • Councillor Martin Repton
  • Councillor Jack Stanton
  • Councillor Lisa Eldret - Chair
  • Inspector Lauren Woods – Police
  • Neville Wells - Derby University
  • Graeme Walton - Derby Homes
  • Chris Morris - Youth Service
  • Chris Wynn - Broadway Action Group
  • Philip Moss/Diana Bruce - Six Streets Group
  • John H Brittain - resident
  • Dave Clasby - resident
  • Patrick Aherne - resident
  • Dave Parker - resident
  • Mark Davis - resident
  • Gordon Jones/Helen McCoy - Darley Abbey Society
  • Jude King/Bob Knight- Strutts Park Resident Association
  • Andrew Meehan/Alison Simcock - Little Chester Residents Association

Your neighbourhood priorities for 2018/19

  • quality of life
  • community empowerment
  • volunteering.

How can I join the Darley Neighbourhood Board?

If you are interested in joining your local Neighbourhood Board, or your community group is interested in nominating a representative, download, complete and return an application on the link at the bottom of this page ‌or contact us.

Darley Neighbourhood Forum

  • Future meeting dates to be confirmed‌‌

Local events, news and activities

Child Pedestrian Training- Road safety training funded by the board for Darley.

Your Neighbourhood Board manages a Community Budget to support activities and projects that help address the agreed neighbourhood priorities.

If you have a group or organisation within the neighbourhood, however big or small, that contributes to one or more of the neighbourhood priorities and you would like to make an application for funding, please contact us.

More information

For more information on what neighbourhood forums and boards are, and how to access funding for local projects and community groups, visit the Neighbourhood partnerships – information page.

Community and partnership websites


Contact details

Post address:
City and Neighbourhood Partnerships
Derby City Council
The Council House
Corporation Street
Minicom: 01332 640666
City and Neighbourhood Partnerships
Derby City Council
The Council House
Corporation Street