Summer bank holiday closureDerwent Living's head office will close at 4.30pm on Friday 26th August 2016 and will re-open at 9am Tuesday 30th August 2016. To report an emergency repair during this time please call 0116 257 6727. You can make a rent payment on our website or, if you have an account, by visiting my.derwentliving.com.
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Summer burglary risk
Created on July 26, 2016
As temperatures start to rise, so too can burglary rates – people hoping to tempt in a breeze are leaving windows and doors open, then forgetting to close them when going out or sitting in the back garden. Here are a few things that the police ... Read more
Fun in the sun – BBQ advice
Created on July 19, 2016
Hold up – where did that giant, yellow thing in the sky come from?! It’s not been the best summer so far, but now that the weather has finally warmed up it seems a good time to remind people of the rules around having barbecues on Derwent... Read more
Protect yourself from summer holiday fraud
Created on June 3, 2016
It’s that time of year again: we’re halfway through 2016 and people fed up of the rat race are looking for cheap flights to that last minute holiday in the sun. A bit of sea, sand and sangria sounds great, but you should always remember t... Read more
Coping with hay fever when driving
Created on May 25, 2016
Have you woken up this morning with the usual summertime curse of itchy eyes, runny nose and sneezing fits that could shatter windows? Hay fever ruins the few warm months a year we get in the UK for around 18 million people, according to Allergy UK Read more
Are you flushing money down the drain?
Created on March 10, 2016
Have you recently received a larger than normal bill from your water provider? It could be that your toilet is leaking or wasting water, perhaps due to an overflowing cistern. And if you’re billed by meter, rather than upon rateable value, then... Read more
Derwent Living brings festive cheer to local charities
Created on December 16, 2015
DERBY-based housing provider Derwent Living has donated nearly ¬£4,000 to four local charities thanks to savings made through Efficiency East Midla... Read more
Derwent Living lays on construction site visit for local pupils
Created on December 8, 2015
Children from a Mansfield primary school took a behind the scenes tour of a brand new housing development, thanks to an East Midlands housing provi... Read more
Fire safety: The Twelve Days of Christmas
Created on December 1, 2015
It’s the beginning of December and Christmas is fast approaching! It’s important to enjoy the holidays but we also need to be especially vigilant. Government figures reveal there are more deaths from accidental house fires during Christma... Read more
Tonight’s The Night!
Created on November 5, 2015
With Halloween over and done, this week marks the start of the firework season.¬† Despite there being numerous organised displays to choose from, many people still choose to hold their own private bonfire party at home. A few simple precautionary saf... Read more
Is your vehicle ready for winter?
Created on September 23, 2015
Winter is rapidly approaching and many of us are reliant on our vehicles for getting to work, doing the school run and other day-to-day tasks. Our health & safety bod has written a few top tips to help you ensure that your vehicle is ready for th... Read more