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The people of Derbyshire are responsible for giving the county its unique character. From the local dialect through to the people making wonderful things inspired by this beautiful county, we have much to be thankful for in our talented residents.

Here we introduce you to the poets, writers and artists, the talented engineers, business people and craftsmen.

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Derby Swap Shop – the retro-swapping child of 3 local businesses has reached the Midlands Finals of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards, alongside 70 other applications.  Swap Shop is one of 4 shortlisted companies up for the Midlands “Entrepreneur for Good” category.

Founded in 2013,...

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Latest People News

Radio Drama Writing Opportunity for 16-25-year-olds

I've just launched a writing development programme for UK-based 16-25-year-olds in partnership with RADA and the Royal Society of Chemistry!

To give more info about the project, six 16-25-year-olds will...

Genre Fluid wins big at Morecambe Fringe

Genre Fluid, the self-confessed ‘not quite a poetry show, not quite a comedy show’, has been named best solo show at this year’s Morecambe Fringe Digital Festival.

Written by Derby...

FORMAT Open Call Early Bird Offer

Deadline - 23rd August 2020

“If you don’t control your mind, someone else will” - Barbara Kruger

Don't miss this opportunity to take part in FORMAT21: CONTROL and send us...