Closed petitions

Listed here are closed petitions that have been posted on the website with 10 or more signatures.

Click on a petition to see its status and any actions that are to be taken.

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    Save New Mills Sixth Form. We request the council reject the proposal to close New Mills Sixth Form. We believe that the council needs to give the school MORE TIME and further support to enable the school to become financially secure, whilst still maintaining its sixth form provision. The children of New Mills and surrounding villages should have the right to access post 16 education within their own community.

    Posted on 14/06/2016 12:02:20 by Catherine Whitrow and this was filed under: Children and Younger People.

    This petition has closed and it had 918 signatures.

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    The closure of Belper Children's Centre

    Posted on 17/03/2016 16:20:58 by Angie Hodgson and this was filed under: Children and Younger People.

    This petition has closed and it had 165 signatures.

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    To reinstate a school crossing patrol at Creswell Junior School

    Posted on 21/01/2016 16:07:46 by Kevin Jones and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 145 signatures.

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    School Road Safety Cranborne Road, Newbold, Chesterfield, Derbyshire (outside Newbold C of E School)

    Posted on 10/11/2015 09:12:25 by Meghan Ashworth and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 118 signatures.

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    Community Transport covering Derbyshire

    Posted on 23/10/2015 11:00:02 by Edwina Edwards and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 2720 signatures.

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    All Derbyshire District and Nottinghamshire District in particular a key area of 25miles from the address

    Posted on 23/10/2015 08:43:09 by Adam Hind and this was filed under: Council Services.

    This petition has closed and it had 106 signatures.

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    We, the undersigned, oppose the Derbyshire County Council proposal to close the Red House Care Home in Chesterfield.

    Posted on 18/08/2015 15:46:22 by Penny Brummell and this was filed under: Adult Social Care.

    This petition has closed and it had 145 signatures.

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    Stop the closure of The Glebe care home in Alfreton

    Posted on 16/06/2015 09:56:31 by Heather Arden and this was filed under: Adult Social Care.

    This petition has closed and it had 329 signatures.

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    In 2015/2016 Derbyshire is facing the biggest percentage cut in Government funding (the Revenue Support Grant or RSG) compared to all similar councils in England - that's on top of the massive cuts already made over the past two years.

    Posted on 27/01/2015 23:59:00 by Derbyshire County Council and this was filed under: Strategic Policy and Budget.

    This petition has closed and it had 623 signatures.

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    Stop motorists part parking on pavements... All over Chesterfield.

    Posted on 20/01/2015 09:46:31 by Stuart Pidd and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 16 signatures.

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    SAVE SCHOOL CROSSING PATROLS IN DERBYSHIRE

    Posted on 11/12/2014 11:41:57 by LISA PRITCHARD and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 1014 signatures.

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    Save The No.11 Bus service at Evenings and Weekends, Serving Ilkeston, West Hallam, Stanley Common, Shipley View, Ilkeston Hospital. The bus service is the only public transport link to Ilkeston and Derby, for the villages of West Hallam and Stanley, as well as serving the Shipley View Estate, Ilkeston Hospital and the outskirts of Oakwood and Chaddesden. The removal of this service would have a detrimental effect on the economies of both Ilkeston and Derby, whilst increasing the travel costs for the general population, who rely on this service for work and social activities.

    Posted on 06/11/2013 14:29:26 by Paul O'Connor and this was filed under: .

    This petition has closed and it had 266 signatures.

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    St Lawrence Road, North Wingfield between The White hart Inn and The Gate Inn needs a pedestrian crossing (Zebra, Pelican or Puffin)to allow safe crossing of pedestrians of all ages at all times. A school crossing patrol warden during school times is not enough.This is a busy road and is extremely difficult and time consuming to cross safely during high traffic flow, it will benefit the community's safety to have a pedestrian crossing on this part of the road.

    Posted on 07/03/2013 10:47:24 by Lorraine Brooks and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 20 signatures.

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    Help make Erin Road in Poolsbrook safer for horses and riders. It is currently dangerous to ride on or to cross Erin Road near Poolsbrook Park due to a high volume of speeding traffic. We would like warning signs, a crossing and enforcement of the speed limit.

    Posted on 05/10/2012 11:52:35 by Laura Statham and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 89 signatures.

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    Street Lighting of Public Footpath from Hipper Street South to Markham Retail Park and onwards to west Chesterfield installation request for Community Safety. This is in relation to violent attack on a male on 21 August 2012. The footpath is used by workers and shoppers between Hipper St South by SCS to Markham Retail Park, B and Q as well as further on behind PC World. Public safety is compromised using this footpath in the early morning dusk or in the evening. Walking or cyclingin and out of the Chesterfield Town Centre is encouraged by Councils however it is unsafe to use this path particularly in some overgrown areas.

    Posted on 11/09/2012 15:20:39 by Andrea Hughes and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 51 signatures.

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    Proposed on street parking charges in Matlock Bath and it's negative impact on tourism, trade and the local economy.

    Posted on 26/07/2012 09:29:47 by Phillip Taylor and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 3269 signatures.

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    Ensure a safe place for local residents to cross A6175 between Glebe Gardens to St Lawrence Church Hall.

    Posted on 10/04/2012 09:27:29 by Tracy Smith and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 28 signatures.

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    We, the undersigned, request that the cuts to B-line travel discounts for 14-19 year-olds are brought back to 50% as soon as possible.

    Posted on 20/01/2012 10:16:21 by Emily-Jane Rolley-Parnell and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 91 signatures.

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    SAVE OUR YOUTH SERVICE (SOYS) We the undersigned oppose Derbyshire County Council's plans to close its Youth Centres and make up to 157 Youth Workers redundant. Under the Conservative led government young people are at risk of becoming a lost generation, being the target of national and local spending cuts. Young people are facing the highest unemployment levels in decades, the trebling of tuition fees, the abolition of the Education Maintenance Allowance and in Derbyshire are having to pay more for public transport because of the b_line cuts. They now face the loss of youth services which provide access to a wide range of social and cultural activities, health advice and general support. We call on Derbyshire County Council to retain the current directly provided universal youth service.

    Posted on 10/01/2012 09:20:14 by Katie Hanson and this was filed under: .

    This petition has closed and it had 14433 signatures.

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    Petition against the proposed housing development on the former Dorma factory site, Chinley.

    Posted on 20/12/2011 10:48:09 by John Lee and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 12 signatures.

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    Barrow Hill school bus to Springwell Community College

    Posted on 20/09/2011 15:31:49 by julie cartledge and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 11 signatures.

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    Transport to school for Children with additional needs

    Posted on 31/08/2011 15:24:57 by Suzanne Adams and this was filed under: Children and Younger People.

    This petition has closed and it had 83 signatures.

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    Winter Maintenance - There must be no cuts to the Winter Maintainence budget in Derbyshire

    Posted on 26/08/2011 14:28:09 by Glen Neal and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 367 signatures.

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    Shirland School Bus from Mickley Village

    Posted on 29/07/2011 15:00:36 by Lisa Swift and this was filed under: Highways, Transport and Infrastructure.

    This petition has closed and it had 51 signatures.

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    Current primary school admissions policy states that children that live in the apparent catchment area of a certain school are given a priority place for primary education there. For any parent who already has a child at that school, they are not given any preference even if they live out of area. The current admissions policy does not take into consideration current economic circumstances which have forced many parents to move areas but chose to keep their existing child/ ren at that school as a source of continuity in their lives or placed any regard to social circumstances e.g. bullying. Some older siblings have chosen to go to a specific school through bullying elsewhere. When allocating siblings spaces at other schools they don't consider the practicality of how a parent can collect children from 2 different schools at the same time It seems almost farcical that we are still following catchment area guidelines that were drawn up many years ago. Many parents today chose to send their children to schools near where granparents live, where childminders with spaces collect from or along routes or near to workplaces. With current economic clime how can the old existing system be fair to the children. We therefore request that Derbyshire County Council re-evaluate the existing Primary School Admissions Procedure to give parents with existing siblings at any given school equal priority to live in catchment area places.

    Posted on 20/05/2011 11:39:48 by Emma Agutter and this was filed under: Children and Younger People.

    This petition has closed and it had 283 signatures.

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    Services to the elderly. I wish to register my objection to the severity of the cuts to services for the elderly which are being proposed by Derbyshire County Council.

    Posted on 27/01/2011 10:37:26 by Ivan Bell and this was filed under: Council Services.

    This petition has closed and it had 38 signatures.

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    Petition to get Derbyshire County Council to represent it's people and propose a cap in fuel prices to central government.

    Posted on 11/01/2011 12:34:56 by David Alvey and this was filed under: Council Services.

    This petition has closed and it had 9 signatures.

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    We, the undersigned, request that the council takes a lead in campaigning for the provision of high speed broadband

    Posted on 14/12/2010 18:14:05 by David Alvey and this was filed under: .

    This petition has closed and it had 20 signatures.