Funding has been awarded for the installation of solar panels at the Village Hall by the Derbyshire Environmental Trust the full cost of purchase and installation will be covered from this grant funding.
Barlow Parish Council are installing solar panels at the Village Hall date to be confirmed. The installer is a local contractor who has over 50 years experience. The estimated savings for energy consumption at the Village Hall will equate to £1,092 per year.
Solar has no emissions. It just silently generates pure, clean energy.
Each Year 86% of CO₂, SOₓ & NOₓ 1 tons Avoided CO₂ per year
Over System Lifetime 38,151 Car km avoided, 245 Trees planted and 27 Long haul flights avoided.
The Parish Council have funded a defibrillator and cabinet at Hackney House Cafe, Barlow.
By performing CPR and using a defibrillator, you’ll give someone the best possible chance of survival, but there isn’t always a defibrillator close enough to help save the life of someone having a cardiac arrest this is why the Parish Council have provided live saving defibrillators across the Parish.
If you need access to the defibrillator please call 999 for the access code.
Cllr Angelique Foster - County Councillor has approved a grant totalling £1,540.00 for a new cabinet and defibrillator to be installed at the Tickled Trout Public House, Barlow.
A defibrillator is a device that gives a high energy electric shock to the heart of someone who is in cardiac arrest. This high energy shock is called defibrillation, and it's an essential part in trying to save the life of someone who’s in cardiac arrest. If you need access to any defibrillator please call 999 for the access code.
Derbyshire Environment Trust has awarded a grant to Barlow Parish Council for the installation of safety fencing around the play area.
The Council wanted the area to be safe in the play area away from the main road, other users on the recreational ground and parents having a place to relax and enjoy their surroundings.
Neighbourhood Watch Volunteers Required
Derbyshire Library Service has two mobile libraries, based at Buxton and Long Eaton, serving around 150 communities across the county. These communities are visited once every four weeks and the mobile libraries offer a range of services for everyone including fiction and non-fiction books for adults and children, large print books, books on tape and books on CD as well as a selection of local studies books and information.
The mobile libraries have a lift for wheelchair users and people with mobility problems.
The mobile library service visits Springfield Road, Barlow - for details visit Derbyshire County Council’s website