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Come along to our Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Bonnet Parade!

Residents are invited by the Parish Council to come along and enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Bonnet Parade and Competition on Saturday 16 April 2022 from 10am till 12 noon.

Easter eggs in a groupThe event will be held at the King George V Playing Field off Willington Road, Findern (if the weather is rainy the event will be held in the Village Hall on Castle Hill in Findern).

In addition to the Easter Egg Hunt games and children’s entertainment by Dream Parties, there will be a competition for the best Easter Bonnet, so start designing and making and we look forward to seeing your fabulous designs!

We look forward to seeing you there.




Findern Parish Council is recruiting a Parish Warden

Findern Parish Council is recruiting a part-time Parish Warden to help keep areas clean and tidy with the regular removal of litter across the public open space and footpaths, mainly around the Highfields area. If this is of interest to you, read on…

The role will be carried out in accordance with the relevant legislation and with specific emphasis on health and safety. All equipment will be provided.

The Parish Warden will also act as the “eyes and ears” for the Council, reporting any concerns or areas requiring attention to the Parish Clerk including any health and safety issues observed whilst undertaking the role.

  • The role is responsible to the Parish Clerk for day-to-day issues and the

hours of work will be up to 6 hours per week, worked flexibly to

accommodate the needs of the service.

  • Rate of pay is National Living Wage, currently £8.91 per hour for anyone

aged 23 or over (rising to £9.50 in April 2022).

  • There are 20 days annual leave plus 8 statutory leave days (pro rata based

on 37-hour week).

If you would like to know more or to receive an application form and copy of

the job description and person specification in the post, please contact the Parish Clerk on: –

Tel: 07444 085807 or Email:

Alternatively you can download these here: –

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification


Notice of Conclusion of Audit for Findern Parish Council – for budget year 2020 to 2021

The audit of accounts for Findern Parish Council for the year ending 31 March 2021 has been completed and the accounts have been published.

The Annual Governance & Accountability Return for the year ended 31 March 2021 is available to view below along with the External Auditors Report and Certificate. Hard copies of these documents will be available on reasonable notice by application to the Clerk:

Mrs K A Sharpe, Findern Parish Council, Parish Rooms, Lower Green, Findern, Derbyshire, DE65 6AD

Email: Tel: 07444 085807

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Annual Governance Return

Annual Accounting Return

External Auditors Report and Certificate

Annual Receipts and Payments Accounts

Next meeting of Findern Parish Council will be held on Thursday 11 March 2021

An Ordinary Meeting of Findern Parish Council will be held remotely at 7pm on Thursday, 11 March 2021.


In accordance with the Local Authorities and Police and Crime Panels (Coronavirus) (Flexibility of Local Authority and Police and Crime Panel Meetings) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020, the meeting will use Zoom Meetings software. For the Meeting ID and password, please contact the Clerk by email at or telephone 07444 085807. The  Agenda for the meeting can be found on the Meetings page here.

You do not have to have Zoom installed on your device to access the meeting, though your device will need to have audio and video link – PC with webcam, laptop, Ipad or android tablet or smart phone. The meeting will also be streamed live to the Findern Parish Council Facebook page.