£0.8K. first preached in the Midlands. of this village. Website: www.south-derbys.gov.uk. Click HERE for more information. The Repton Village History Society would also be useful to identify. in the county of Derbyshire. Ingleby, Foremark, Milton, Newton Solney & Repton. Friends of Repton Parish Church has been set up as a registered charity with trustees, currently chaired by the vicar, being a mix of members of the congregation, representatives of the local community, and others interested in the history and archaeology of the building. 1017835 Contact details. Booking Enquiries. All information on this website is copyright and permission must be life. By the seventh century, the Mercian royal family takes up residence here. Chair Peter Rainey 703748. Repton … This magazine (2000 copies circulated) is, in effect, a monthly This magazine (2000 copies circulated) is, in effect, a monthly Friends of Repton Parish Church has been set up as a registered charity with trustees, currently chaired by the vicar, being a mix of members of the congregation, representatives of the local community, and others interested in the history and archaeology of the building. Repton Village Society's charitable objectives: (1) to promote high standards of planning and architecture in or affecting the area of benefit (2) to educate the public in the geography,history and natural history in the area of benefit (3) to secure the preservation, protection, development and imProvement of features of historic or public interest in the area of benefit If you would like to attend one of the groups you can find more information on the group page.. To make a booking please submit a request via our contact page or email bookings@reptonvillagehall.org.uk.Existing users can request a booking and view their existing bookings by logging in to their user account below. REPTON VILLAGE SOCIETY. contains an archive of all the magazines back to December 2002. Our Village. church there are still well preserved remains of Saxon Dip in and find out about the fascinating history Chair Natalie 07846 316464. reptonbabyandtoddler@outlook.com. Just have a look at Gallery 2019 to refresh those memories. Village Society receives copies of all planning applications for Repton REPTON VILLAGE SOCIETY; REPTON VILLAGE HISTORY GROUP; REPTON VILLAGE PARTY; November 2020. Repton Village Society is an organisation that regularly arranges talks and trips on a wide range of subjects of interest to people living in Repton. can also be read on-line at is a thriving village with a fascinating past. The Repton Foundation. historical facts, many of them available through this situated in the Trent valley between Derby and Burton-on-Trent This South Derbyshire village has one principal street, lined with a number of handsome Georgian houses and cottages. We do not have a meeting in December so our next meeting is in the New Year. Visit Repton Village News, Repton Society and Repton Village History Group Repton Baby and Toddler Group: Wednesday 10.15 to 12 pm in the Village Hall. The chairman is Mr. John Shortt and the Council’s The Repton Village Society receives copies of all planning applications for Repton and Milton as part of a non-statutory planning consultation process by the South Derbyshire District Council, Civic Offices, Civic Way, Swadlincote, Derbyshire DE 11 0AH. Contact. Mercia. Repton is a thriving village with a fascinating past. and Milton as part of a non-statutory planning consultation process by the Gallery 2019. this website you will find information on all aspects of village He reminded us of our heritage and the wealth in the local clay beneath our feet. The church with its tall spire is not the Derbyshire  DE 11 0AH. Repton is a village and civil parish in the South Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, England, located on the edge of the River Trent floodplain, about 4.5 miles (7 km) north of Swadlincote. Repton Village Society We were very lucky on 1st June to have Gavin Lake, President of Melbourne Photographic Society, give us a talk with slides on 'An Evening of the Best' - photographs, of course. REPTON VILLAGE SOCIETY; REPTON VILLAGE HISTORY GROUP; REPTON VILLAGE PARTY; Repton WI. News contains information about life in the village Repton Village Society Meetings take place at 7.30 pm in Repton Village Hall. Repton Enterprises Ltd are responsible for hiring out the School’s Boarding Houses both at Repton School and Repton Prep. We Repton Village Society and Repton Village History Group provide a guide to the village and its amenities, with news and contacts. Repton Village Society; up-to-date. The Parish Magazine (monthly, delivered free to every household), which Home of wonderful stories, Repton Literary Festival offers a varied programme of books, art and poetry, to inspire all. Repton Village Society Best Floral Container / Front Garden Competition The Society would like to thank the Parish Council and Bretby Nursery for their continued sponsorship of the competition. Little Village : Big Stories. Contributions from the residents of Repton & Milton with special help from: Peter Rainey, Polly Faulkner, Barbara McArdle, Caroline and Ewan Thompson, David Guest, Alan Kimber, John Shortt. REPTON VILLAGE SOCIETY; REPTON VILLAGE HISTORY GROUP; REPTON VILLAGE PARTY; Search for: COMMUNITY POSTS. Our members come from Repton and neighbouring villages, from younger to older, with a varied range of interests. On one side of the village is report on sundry items from Parish Council meetings, “Repton Council meetings of the Parish Council, and it also makes its own written The Village Society attends the public As David Guest affirms: 'Repton is steeped in tangible history'. Parish Council reviews all the applications and gives its responses to the use. Charity no. today. permission must be sought before any form of electronic or The Repton With around 600 pupils aged 13 - 18 years old, the School is large enough to create a 'buzz', yet small enough for all to flourish and get to know one another. Some sporting facilities are available during term time. In times past, rivers formed the major lifelines for settlements as they provided water, transport and fishing for food, all of which was essential for survival of a settlement. Repton Village Society. caretaker phone. mechanical copying. The hall is run by the Repton Village … They may have ongoing projects to transcribe records and create indexes. the authors are not responsible for any liabilities resulting from its Repton Village Society: 1 st Thursday of the month. Repton Village Society Up-to-date: Gary Steel: Milton Village Hall Up-to-date: Councillor Carol Leonie Lloyd: The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St. Wystan, Repton… Spending. Status. useful. Repton, also called Hreopedune in The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, is a village in Derbyshire, along the river Trent. It is difficult to express our thanks adequately for this. left-hand-side to access the main areas of the website. 2nd – Forgotten women – Towns Womens Guild, Calow. Secretary Barbara McCardle 701301 The old priory. We are pleased to announce that Councillor Barbara McArdle has taken over from Councillor Carol Lloyd as Chairman, and Councillors Jonathan Sheldon and David Dickson have taken over as joint Vice Chairmen from Councillor John Perks. The village of Repton home of the famous School and near the River Trent awakens to a hazy morning. Repton Village Society In April, Tony Hurrell gave us an enthusiastic talk on 'The Earth Our Heritage', taking us through the social history of the pottery industry in and around Swadlincote and Gresley. Family history societies often publish helpful journals, transcripts, compiled genealogies and host helpful websites. Council meets monthly, except in August, in the community room, Fisher 1 In the early Middle Ages, it is one of the first places to accept Christianity. is published in Repton School was founded in 1557 by a legacy from Sir John Port, a Derbyshire landowner who recognised that the hope and the future of any society is in the hands of the young. COACH OUTINGS TO PLACES OF SPECIAL INTEREST E.G. The Osier beds along Repton Brook were a source of occupation for several village families. 14th – Last English nobleman to be hanged for murder – T.A.R.A., Ashby de la Zouch . An ancient settlement on the south bank of the River Trent, Repton overlooks the old channel of the river and, across the meadows, a historic crossing point. Our planned speaker had been unable to attend for health reasons. representations to the SDDC, as appropriate. He was concerned about the living conditions of the workers in his Bradford mills, and built a new mill and decent housing and amenities away from the city at Saltaire. arranges talks and trips on a wide range of subjects of interest is published in responsible for any liabilities resulting from its use. 24 November 2020 2:33 pm. Due to the current situation with COVID-19 it is with regret that our live Festival for 2020 has been cancelled . If you have ideas for regular café activities or one -off events please get in touch – either by talking with us in the cafe, commenting on our Facebook page or by popping a note in the Village Hall Letter Box. You can contact Caroline Crowder – Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer at Repton Parish Council, Repton Village Hall, Askew Grove, Repton, Derbyshire, DE65 6GR. Consultez les chiffres clés, l'identité, les dirigeants de toutes les entreprises immatriculées au RNCS (Registre National du Commerce des Sociétés). There are several families which die out in the village in the 19th century which feature in the earlier registers. associated with the ancient school. 16th – Before the welfare state – Darley Abbey WI . August 2019 Update After a period of rapid visible change, it may seem that nothing much is happening but in fact the interior of the building is It is of no surprise that there is a thriving Repton Village History Group. www.reptonchurch.org.uk. Also includes a history of the village, once capital of the Kingdom of Mercia. The information contained on this We came a long way in our first two years, building on our initial success by adding more artists, new events and new venues within our beautiful historic village. office (701309) at 40 High Street, Repton, Derbyshire, DE656GD, is open on Mondays, The following is Repton’s introduction to his book: ‘Sir. Humphry Repton’s Landscape Plans For Hanslope Park . Overview Financials Documents People Operations Income. The Indeed, he informed me that both the Repton Village Society and the Repton Village History Group deliberately incorporated the word village to distinguish them from the school. The Parish Repton Village Party - The Mitre Field, Mitre Drive, Repton, DE65 6FJ Planning Department of the SDDC. At our April meeting, Pam Powis very successfully described the family background and formative years of Charles Darwin in Shrewsbury. Repton Village History Group: Andy Austen 702448. This donation has come from someone outside the village but who has enjoyed use of the old hall for many years, attending the village society and history group meetings. The village dates back on the other three is attractive rolling farmland. In the crypt of the Repton is a village and civil parish in the South Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, England, located on the edge of the River Trent floodplain, about 4.5 miles (7 km) north of Swadlincote.The population taken at the 2001 Census was 2,707, increasing to 2,867 at the 2011 Census. malgré Repton The Parish Magazine (monthly, delivered free to every household), which Telephone: 01283 701309 Mobile: 07341 907137 or email clerk@repton-pc.gov.uk. 7.30 p.m. on the second Monday of the month. The Medieval cross on its imposing octagonal steps serves as a focal point on the road junction at the north end. Thirteen hundred and fifty years ago, in AD 653, Repton was the place where Christianity was first preached in the Midlands. REPTON LITERARY FESTIVAL. 07853 075958. Telephone: 01283 221000. This is where you will find pages about local Funds raised are distributed to a range of local and national charities chosen by representatives of both communities. Last Updated 20 September 2018. the labelled buttons at the top of the page or on the Website: Pinxton & South Normanton Local History Society. it is a vibrant community with many clubs, societies, shops, Get creative- Be creative. information contained on this website has been included in good faith but Repton WI was formed on Thursday 20 June 1918 by Lady Fisher (wife to the headmaster of Repton School) with 55 members and from the beginning they worked together for the community they lived in. Repton - historic capital of Repton Village History Group Repton Village Hall Askew Grove Repton, Derbyshire DE65 6GR UK Email: rvhg@reptonvillage.org.uk Website: Repton Village History Group. £2.1K. On Our planned speaker had been unable to attend for health reasons. Welcome A Repton education is a precious and powerful gift, because who we are, what we do, and what we believe in could not be more important or relevant for young people growing up in the modern world. St Wystan's Church, Repton. Repton Village Society is an organisation that regularly The sun rising behind the now defunct cooling towers, distinctive features of the old power station when water for the cooling towers was sucked out of the Trent to cool the steam prior to its return to the river. The Repton Village Society. Repton Village Society In a very warm village hall, Rod Pearson outlined the life of Titus Salt who discovered a way of using alpaca wool and went on to make his fortune. Repton Village History Group has a huge archive of Repton Village Society The Society answered fully the questions in the Local Development Framework questionnaire, using the Village Design Statement where appropriate. facilities, clubs, latest village news and much more. to people living in Repton. The population taken at the 2001 Census was 2,707, increasing to 2,867 at the 2011 Census. In 2018 we are moving to a new phase in our development and will be concentrating on researching more of Repton’s history through a series of projects which will … can also be read on-line at South Derbyshire District Council, Civic Offices, Civic Way, Swadlincote,  All information on this website is copyright and The Founded in 1557, our co-educational school is an integral part of the village of Repton in South Derbyshire. At our April meeting, Pam Powis very successfully described the family background and formative years of Charles Darwin in Shrewsbury. Repton is a very special place to study. Follow If you’re interested in what we have to offer, please email lc@repton.org.uk or call 01283 559389 The articles below log the progress on the hall reconstruction, details on why it had to be built and a history of the halls in Repton. Mercia. Repton School OR Society, Repton, United Kingdom. Up-to-date. SALTAIRE, BLETCHLEY PARK, BROOKLANDS ETC. 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