The ‘Round Derbyshire’ Challenge: 21-30th September 2018 Three friends from Shelton Striders Running Club are planning to run around the boundary of Derbyshire in September 2018. Having run the 100-mile length of our wonderful county in 2015, and it’s 50-mile width in 2016, Harry Sloan, Dave Thornton and Andy Brooks will be attempting to run… Read more »


JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSON SPECIFICATION Job Title: Finance Administrator                                                                  Location: Padley Development Centre, 68 Rutland Street, Derby, DE23 8PR Reports to: CEO Hours of work: 20 hours per week.  (Expected to be 09:30-13:30, 5 days per week- negotiable) Salary: £18000 + Employers 3% pension (pro-rata) Role Summary: Since 1985, Padley has been working with the homeless, poorest and most marginalised people… Read more »

Auto Windscreens donates over 250 items to Derby homeless charity

Auto Windscreens on Friday 6 July delivered over 250 items including clothes, food and toiletries donated by staff to Padley, the Derby-based charity that supports homeless and vulnerable people in Derbyshire. The collection was organised by four apprentices at the Chesterfield-headquartered windscreen repair firm after they were tasked with devising a corporate social responsibility project as… Read more »