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Application for Permit Parking Scheme - St Johns Chapel Car Park

The Town Council has leased St Johns Car Park from St Peters Church.

The Car Park is next to St Johns Chapel, just off St Johns Road, Belper, DE56 1JE.

Work is undergoing to resurface the Car Park. Work should finish by the end of August 2018. The Car Park will have security lighting and an electric barrier.

The Council is making 10 spaces available for Permit Parking. Permits will be granted for 12 months for a marked bay in the car park. The annual cost is £303 per year. More »

Applications are invited for a Permit under the Scheme. To qualify the Applicant must be a Belper resident.

Applications for a Permit must be made by completing the Application Form.

Applications can be emailed to clerk@belpertowncouncil.gov.uk or posted to Belper Town Council, St Johns Chapel, The Butts, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1HX by the closing date of 21 September 2018

Permits will be issued by random selection from the total applications received by the closing date for applications. Selection will be made at the Committee meeting on 25 September 2018.

7 days ago by Liz Page

St Johns Chapel closure for works

St Johns Chapel closure for works

The Town Council has leased the Land at the side of the Chapel and obtained Planning Permission to resurface it to use as a Car Park. The Town Council has also obtained Planning Permission to ramp the access to the Chapel. These works will commence on 6 August. Please be aware that the Car Park will be closed from 6 August to 31 August and the Chapel itself will be closed from 10 August to 20 August. The paths through the Chapel Grounds will be fenced off for Health and Safety reasons whilst the work is undertaken. The Council apologies for any inconvenience caused.

31st Jul, 2018 by Liz Page

Photographs Competition

The Neighbourhood Plan needs 10 new views of Belper and Milford.

The Belper Neighbourhood Plan Group is holding a competition for your images taken in the civil parish of Belper, including Milford

The rules are simple

-The picture should be taken from publicly accessible land, and may be digital (eg by camera, phone, tablet) or conventional photography, but it must be as good quality as you can get – as it will be judged by a professional photographer! More »

-You can submit up to a maximum of three pictures, which can be emailed to

nplan4B@gmail.com or posted to NPlan4B, St John's Chapel, The Butts, Belper (we cannot, unfortunately, return prints).

You should include your name and contact details, and indicate whether you are 16 or over, as there will be two prizes (£25 for 16 yrs and over, £15 for under 16s).

By submitting your name you are agreeing to have your picture reproduced and credited in the Neighbourhood Plan document and its publicity, and contact details will be erased after the competition.

The closing date is 31 August - new extended date), and we look forward to seeing the talent and vision of the people of Belper! » Less

19th Jul, 2018 by Liz Page