Community What's On We endeavour to publicise local events and are always pleased to be contacted with details. We cannot accept any responsibilities for external information provided nor any web-links. Village History This page gives you a brief history of Desford. Halls for Hire A list of the various halls and meeting rooms available in the Parish. Gallery Picture gallery of the Parish. Directory Societies and Clubs providing activities and services within the Parish. Useful links A quick reference guide to essential services.