Published on Monday, 12 August 2013 08:40

Congratulations to Mary Dooley

Mary DooleyOur local District and Parish Councillor, Mary Dooley has been elected as Deputy Leader of Bolsover District Council. Together with new Leader, Councillor Ann Syrett they now form the first female leadership team in Bolsover DC's history. To read the full story visit Bolsover District Council's website




Latest Newsletter and Annual Report

Our latest newsletter is now available for you to read. It is packed full of useful information about your village and what activities and services are avilable to you. We have also produced an Annual Report for the 2014/15 financial year to highlight what we have done on your behalf over the past 12-months.


Notice of Vacancies

There are two vacancies for parish councillors due to the resignation of a parish councillor. One is for the Pinxton Ward and the other for the Broadmeadows Ward.  If by 11 June, 2015 a request for an election to fill said vacancies is made in writing to the Returning Officer by TEN electors for the said Parish, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option. If an election is called, it will take place not later than 13 August, 2015.

The Village Inn

A warm welcome awaits you at The Village Inn which can be located inside the village hall on Kirkstead Road, Pinxton. Now open Saturday and Sunday lunchtimes as well as every evening from 5.30p.m.

This cosy bar has a good selection of wines and spirits at reasonable prices and a TV. Bar skittles are played on Tuesday evenings in the adjacent main hall. A full bar service is also available for your special function. Call in at the village hall with your enquiry or telephone 01773 580046.


Pinxton Plodders

Improve your health, get fit, lose weight, meet new people, have fun, feel healthier...these are just some of the reasons for you to join the Pinxton Plodders. They meet every Wednesday at 6pm at Pinxton Village Hall, are led by Steve Whittle and costs just £1 per session. So what are you waiting for, put  a spring into your stride and get jogging! For further information telephone 07812 026657.


Return to Netball

Haven’t played since school? Never played and fancy trying something new? Then join us for a fun and friendly way to get fit and make new friends! Return to Netball costs is just £2 per session and will be held at Pinxton Youth Centre. For more information contact Nicoal Armstrong on 07909 444094.


Help & Advice

The Derbyshire Unemployed Workers Centre (DUWC) are also offering free benefits advice at the village Hall every Tuesday from 1-3pm. The service is available to everyone in the local community, whether in work, unemployed, sick or disabled, carers or pensioners. Come and take advantage of this great opportunity to find out about which benefits you may be able to claim. No need for an appointment, just drop in. For more information telephone 01623 748161 or 01246 231441.



The office for Pinxton Parish Council is at Pinxton Village Hall, 3 Kirkstead Road, Pinxton NG16 6NA. The office is open from 9am to 1pm. At all other times an answer phone is available.

If you would like to know more about the work of the Parish Council or what a Parish Councillor does, please call in at the Village Hall, Pinxton or contact the Parish Clerk on 01773 580046.