Staveley Town Deal introduction

Staveley Town Deal introduction

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Investing in the future of Staveley: March 2021 to March 2026

The Staveley area, was one of 101 towns across England invited to make a bid for up to £25m in a Town Deal, announced by Government in November 2019. The aim is to deliver regeneration projects with and for the communities of the Staveley area. We were awarded £25.2m in March 2021. 


Staveley in numbers 


Staveley area map



There are eleven projects that will be funded through the Staveley Town Deal. Business cases were submitted to the Government and funding was confirmed at the end of March 2022. Work will now begin to plan the delivery of these projects - ensuring they can be completed by March 2026. 

Staveley Town Investment Plan Part 1 PDF (PDF 13.2 MB)

The Town Deal is overseen by the Staveley Town Board, which was responsible for producing and submitting a Town Investment Plan (TIP) and retains strategic oversight throughout the Programme.

There are many exciting plans for the Staveley area which include the development of new homes, the Chesterfield & Staveley Regeneration Route and Staveley Corridor and bringing forward of employment sites to bring higher level skilled jobs to the area. The Town Deal funding will make a huge and positive impact for Staveley, and we aim to join up with the other planned investments over coming years.

Staveley Town Deal diagram (1)(Click diagram to view large version.)


The eleven projects


Staveley 21 (Town Centre Masterplan)

A regeneration programme for our town centre area, ensuring it is fit for the 21st Century and becomes a valued place to visit, shop, work and relax for our growing community.


Staveley Hall/Conference Centre

An extension to our historic Grade II listed Staveley Hall, creating a high-quality events and conference venue.


Staveley Miners Welfare Football Club (Skills Academy)

A skills academy broadening opportunities for our young people by combining a passion for football with a full-time education and nationally recognised qualification in sport. 


Staveley Waterside (Canal Basin Regeneration)

Delivering the first phase of the Canalside mixed use commercial, office and visitor development around our newly created canal basin.


Wheels to Work

Providing demand responsive and low carbon transport options (e-bikes and e-scooters) to employment and training opportunities.


Barrow Hill Memorial Hall/Community Space

Regenerating a historic social club into a 21st Century Community Hub housing a café, medical services, creche and education space.


Derbyshire Rail Industry Innovation Vehicle (DRIIVe)

A rail innovation and training centre that brings skills and training, businesses and research and development together.


Hartington Industrial Park

A rail connected employment park, within minutes of Markham Vale, one of the most successful employment locations in Derbyshire.


Barrow Hill-Sheffield Rail Station

Reconnecting our town of Staveley to Chesterfield, Sheffield and the national rail network after more than half a century without a railway station.


Chesterfield Canal Restoration

Reinstating lost sections of our canal to eventually relink the Chesterfield Canal to the national canal network.


Construction Skills Hub

A local construction training hub supporting the developments in Staveley with local skilled workers creating employment opportunities.


Send us your views

We would like to get your views on how to make the most of the projects and raise awareness of the fantastic assets we've already got in the area. You can get in touch with the team by emailing:

Last updated on 06 May 2022