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The latest news from producers, makers, venues and events organisers from around Derby and Derbyshire. If you have news to add to this page, then email us to let us know about it: editor@madeinderbyshire.org
 

BIF Buxton International Festival

WW1 hero whose story stands for millions

How a World War One hero came to represent all those who lost their lives in the conflict will be explored by his famous niece as part of Buxton International Festival’s Book Weekend on November 23.

BIF Buxton International Festival

Counting down to Countdown host’s arrival

Buxton International Festival is counting down to November 24 when Nick Hewer, star of TV’s Countdown and The Apprentice, comes to the Pavilion Arts Centre to talk about the ups and spectacular downs of British celebrity life.

Matlock Storytelling Cafe December

As we head into the darkest time of the year Matlock Storytelling Café invite you to draw near. Come and warm your ears and your soul with a packed evening of storytelling. The resident storytellers of Matlock Storytelling Cafe will be bringing you a little bit of mayhem, a plethora of stories and cake, always cake! Not to mention the excellent soup which we must admit is most welcome as the weather starts to chill.

Dronfield's Untold Stories

Please note that our WW1 exhibition, "Dronfield's Untold Stories" is now open to the public! Make sure you visit the gallery when you're next at the Barn to view artefacts from the War, information boards, an interactive display and artwork produced by local schoolchildren.

Monthly Quilting Workshop at Dronfield Barn

Monthly Quilting Workshop
Join Susanne Haywood and our friendly quilting group for another of their monthly workshops. Learn new techniques and receive support and guidance for your project. £5 for both members and non-members.
Thursday 8th November, 1:30pm at the Barn

Dronfield Heritage Trust

Peel Centre

High Street

Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 1PY

United Kingdom

 

The Natural History of Derbyshire Flies

'The Natural History of Derbyshire Flies'
by Derek Whiteley
We are delighted to confirm that Derbyshire wildlife expert Derek Whiteley will join us to give a Dronfield Wildlife and Natural History talk about the natural history of Derbyshire flies. Just £2 for members, £4 for non-members. No need to book -  just turn up on the night. 
Wednesday 7th November, 7:30pm at the Barn

 

Dronfield Heritage Trust

Peel Centre

High Street

Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 1PY

United Kingdom

Will Hurt: Abstract Playground

LEVEL presents the first major installation of playful, interactive, digital artworks by Lumen Prize shortlisted artist, Will Hurt.

Some of you may remember that Will developed the first Abstract Playground at LEVEL in 2015, working with our participants to challenge and interrogate his work and artistic process. The project was a huge success for both LEVEL and Will, with his work going on to be shortlisted for the Lumen Prize.

DERBY CONCERT BAND'S CHRISTMAS CONCERT ON 15 DECEMBER

Derby Concert Band’s Christmas Festival Concert is on Saturday 15 December 2018 at 7.30pm at Broadway Baptist Church, Broadway, Derby DE22 1BP. This is our traditional Christmas concert with special guests Voices Choir, featuring festive treats and seasonal favourites with plenty of carols to sing along to.

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