Alongside the Town and Memorial Halls,  the council oversee the operation of the several facilities in Wirksworth. 

These facilities are listed below along with the current opening times:


  • Barmote Croft Public Toilets:

               Monday- Saturday 09.00- 17.00

  • Wirksworth Tuesday Market

               Tuesday 08.30-12.30  (Select Market  from main menu for more information)

  • Fanny Shaw's Community Building 

               Available to book for the local community, including sink and toilet. Call 01629 823408 to boom and gain key access.

  • Kingsfield and Wash Green Playgrounds   

               Run on behalf of WTC by the Stoney Wood group, see their webpage for information: Stoney Wood Facebook

Stoney Wood

Stoney Wood

Stoney Wood is Wirksworth's Millennium woodland planted in the area recovered from Stonecroft Quarry. The land on which the wood is planted was donated by Tarmac Ltd to Wirksworth Town Council. The original planting was started by Tarmac but later sections were planted by local adults and children in a project ...

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Hiring the Hall

Main Hall

We have  two buildings with rooms to hire on an hourly basis, and the newly renovated Fanny Shaw's Community Building (FSCB) which is operated on a key loan system. 

Town Hall:- The Main Hall is large, suitable for a variety of uses - dance, exercise, large meeting space, wedding reception, family parties, musical events, etc, whilst other rooms - the Club Room, Ante Room, Council Chamber, are suited to smaller classes/groups. All rooms are available for hire during the day & evening during week days & weekends.  

Memorial Hall:- the Hall & Kitchen are available to hire for meetings, parties, fayres, events and classes/groups, during the day & evening during week days and weekends.

Fanny Shaw's:- Community building key available free of charge for use by groups such as: parents, schools, nurseries, scouts & not-for-profit groups holding events on the park.      

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Council Meetings


Environment & Town Affairs
(Usually held on the first Monday of the month)
Finance, Buildings & Personnel
(Usually held on the second Monday of the month)
Town Council Meeting
(Usually held on the third Monday of the month)

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