Academy students visit international business

Academy students visit international business

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Tue 23rd April 2024

Students from the David Nieper Academy in Alfreton have been visiting an international business. The young people from the academy took a trip into the city of Derby to visit Amazon’s Kegworth Fulfilment Centre. Mrs Fawcett at the academy [...]
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Still time to be a part of bloomers project

Still time to be a part of bloomers project

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Wed 17th April 2024

Businesses and organisations across Alfreton are being reminded that there is still time to be a part of the forthcoming ‘Alfreton in Bloomers’ project. The reminder of Alfreton Town Council’s invitation for organisations to join in on the [...]
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Fancy partying with Alpacas?

Fancy partying with Alpacas?

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Wed 3rd April 2024

An Alpaca farm in Derbyshire is offering people to have their birthday parties with their fluffy mammals. The team at Brackenfield Alpacas, which offers Alpaca Trekking, Stud Services and more, is inviting people to hold celebrations at Mo [...]
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Discount store set to close after just six months in town

Discount store set to close after just six months in town

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Tue 2nd April 2024

A discount store in Alfreton is set to close this week after just six months of trading in the Derbyshire town. Following the closure of Wilko stores across the country last Autumn - including the store in Alfreton – Poundland then opened [...]
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Lots on offer at debut artisan market in town

Lots on offer at debut artisan market in town

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Tue 2nd April 2024

There was a good variety of wares on offer at a debut artisan market in a Derbyshire town at the weekend. The first ever Alfreton Artisan Market was hosted on Saturday (March 30) by Alfreton Town Council. The shopping extravaganza, which [...]
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Businesses invited to sign up for police alerts

Businesses invited to sign up for police alerts

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Thu 21st March 2024

Businesses within Alfreton and further across Derbyshire are being invited to sign up for alerts regarding local crime news and crime prevention advice. Derbyshire Constabulary send out such information via their ‘Derbyshire Alert’ email s [...]
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Move over umbrellas – it’s time for bloomers in town

Move over umbrellas – it’s time for bloomers in town

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Fri 15th March 2024

A town centre in Derbyshire is set to have a display of some very large bloomers as part of a council’s latest campaign to raise awareness of the town and its businesses. ‘Alfreton in Bloomers’ is a new project being organised by Alfreton [...]
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Informative event for businesses across borough

Informative event for businesses across borough

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Thu 14th March 2024

Businesses across Amber Valley – including in Alfreton and surrounding areas - are being invited to take part in a Business Advisory Surgery this month. The Amber Valley Business Advisory Surgery on March 20 is being hosted by the East Mid [...]
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Swapping sauces and spices for spades to ‘root’ for Derbyshire

Swapping sauces and spices for spades to ‘root’ for Derbyshire

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Wed 13th March 2024

Staff at a food product development company in Derbyshire have been swapping sauces and spices for spades to ‘root’ for the county. The green-fingered project by Griffith Foods in Somercotes was part of Derbyshire County Council’s bid to g [...]
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Stalls holders appeal for new artisan market in town

Stalls holders appeal for new artisan market in town

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Wed 6th March 2024

A town council in Derbyshire is calling for more stall holders to sign up to take part in a new monthly artisan market which is set to take place this Spring. The Alfreton Artisan Market, which is being hosted by Alfreton Town Council, wil [...]
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