Spondon News Archive

This archive of our original news section of the website features news articles from the website dated between 2010 and 2016.

These articles remain available on the website for historic and archiving purposes but bear in mind that some articles will be dated and potentially no longer accurate/relevant.

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Latest Spondon news on our Facebook and Twitter pages

Due to time constraints, we're currently not updating the news section of the website as much as normal. However, you…

Spondon Alight 2016 another huge success

It's always the most popular event on the Spondon calendar and, once again this year, Spondon Alight didn't disappoint…

Spondon Alight - Saturday 26th November

The most popular event on the Spondon calendar - the Spondon Alight Christmas lights switch on - is on Saturday…

Website Survey - Help Needed

For over 15 years now, the Spondon Online website has been providing local news and info to the people of Spondon and…

Village Parking survey report

Between 28 September and 1 October 2015, Spondon Village Partnership (SVP) ran an online survey, seeking people’s…

Charity cricket match success

This year's Colin Bloomfield Charity Cricket Cup match raised over £3,000 for both Derby County Community Trust and…

Spondon Social Safari 2016 - 16th & 17th July

The popular Spondon Social Safari returns once again this summer, taking place over the weekend of Saturday 16th &…

Spondon Day aims to be biggest and best yet

The brilliant Spondon Day event returns to the village on Saturday 25th June and the Spondon Traders' Association…

Evonne Williams re-elected as Spondon councillor

Spondon resident Evonne Williams has been re-elected as local councillor for Spondon following this week's local…

Safer Spondon group

The Safer Spondon group is a non-profit making group run by volunteers working closely with the Spondon Safer…

Local Youth Clubs and Activities - May to July 2016

The Spring/Summer programme of activities from Spondon's local youth clubs is now available to download along with…

Fantastic work from Cemetery Friends group

The Friends of Spondon Cemetery are fantastic volunteers who work hard to keep our local cemetery clean and tidy for…