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Police to take part in Staveley armed forces event this weekend

Posted on 10th July 2014

The Staveley armed forces event at Poolsbrook Country Park will take place this weekend and promises to be a fabulous family day out.

Residents will also be able to meet officers and staff from various departments from Derbyshire Constabulary will be showcasing the work they do, including the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner and the local Safer Neighbourhood policing teams.

The weekend includes a full programme of activities, including Spitfire and Dakota flypasts, memorial services, gun dog displays, a fun dog show, guest singers and bands, stalls and bootcamps (please see the full programme attached to this page).

There will also be a memorial parade from Staveley Market Place to Poolsbrook Country Park and a number of memorial services.

Roads policing officers, uniform task force officers, OzBox and the Prevent team will all be present, as will Safer Neighbourhood officers and police staff to provide information on policing in Derbyshire.

Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner Alan Charles and his deputy Hardyal Dhindsa will also be attending over the weekend to give residents the chance to have their say as part of the on-going Over to You programme.

The event takes place between 9am and 5pm on both Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13 at Poolsbrook Country Park.

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