How to apply to live in the war memorial village Derby
The 45 dwellings which comprise the War Memorial Village are mainly one and two bedroom bungalows, with some three bedroom houses.
In order to qualify for a tenancy, you must fulfil the following criteria:
You must have been a member of the Armed Forces or Emergency Services.
You must live in Derby or Derbyshire or have a connection with Derby or Derbyshire. Example are those who have served with a Derbyshire Regiment, or have a family member living in Derby or Derbyshire.
To be considered for the bungalows, you must have a disability – for the family housing you will need to demonstrate membership of the Armed Forces or Emergency Services and the Derby/Derbyshire connection and have a need for three-bedroom accommodations only.
You will be required to provide proof of the above eligibility criteria with your application. For family accommodation you must be in receipt of Child Benefit for dependent children who are to be housed with you and provide proof of this.
...The village is situated very close to all local amenities, shops of all types, hairdressers chemist, bakeries and banks. We have the local Victory Club for social events, St Martins community centre, St Edmunds Church and of course we have the local pub for a quiet chat and a drink. On the village is of course the local bus stops to take you into the city centre from your doorstep. We have a board of trustees that look after and run the village to the highest standard of which we are very proud.