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Beginners Tunisian Crochet Course
Beginners Tunisian Crochet Course
Crochet is a fun and addictive art.  Sign up for this beginner's level crochet course in Chesterfield. Course runs for 3 weeks from 1 February.
Sean Taylor Plays The Queen's Head
Sean Taylor Plays The Queen's Head

See folk/blues musician Sean Taylor in Belper on 17 February.  Grab a ticket before they are all sold out.


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Birthday by Joe Penhall, presented by Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company
Birthday by Joe Penhall, presented by Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company

An NHS maternity ward and their somewhat unusual circumstances make for an unsettling and satisfyingly comic sequence of events.  Book your tickets now for this show, in Derby 27 & 28 January.


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  • The Silk Mill is tohost the iconic poppy sculptureas part of 14-18 NOW tour next year
  • The scheme is offering a number of small grants for a wide range of projects in the DerwentWISE landscape.  Deadline: 2nd February 2017
  • Belper Arts Festival 2017 is set to be the biggest yet as it incorporates theatre, art, music, dance, comedy, literature, photography and film. The  fifth Festival will run from 29 April to 29 May.
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Angela Thompson

Angela Thompson

Paula Sharples

Paula Sharples

Richard Bett

Richard Bett

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Derbyshire Festivals

We've gathered together all the amazing festivals that Derbyshire has to offer right through the year  - come along, join in the fun and see the world-class entertainment that's right on your doorstep.

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Check out these courses and workshops across Derbyshire through the year.

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