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  • Long Eaton Art Room are holding their Festive Craft Fair and winter open studios event on Saturday 29th November and Sunday 30th November 10-4 each day.
    Added: 12 November 2014
  • Derbyshire Arts & Health Network Conference 2014 (incorporating the Caring Creatively Network event)

    Monday 24th November 9.30am-4.30pm at The Post Mill Centre, South Normanton
    Added: 12 November 2014
  • How art and culture is helping patients at the Royal Derby and Derby London Road Community Hospitals
    Added: 10 November 2014
  • The Enabled Centre provides daytime activities for disabled adults (physical and learning disabilities) in Derby.
    Added: 29 October 2014
  • New children's book has illustrations from Long Eaton's Laura Vann.
    Added: 6 November 2014
  • On Monday December 8th, Wirksworth choir 'Raise Your Voices' will commemorate the remarkable events of Christmas Day 1914, when the guns fells silent and opposing armies met in No Man’s Land, exchanging tokens of goodwill, sharing food, drink and cigarettes, some even playing a “friendly” game of football around the trenches.
    Added: 6 November 2014
  • If so, they could be eligible for a grant of up to £75,000 to help boost the local economy and generate jobs.
    Added: 26 October 2014
  • Argentina’s finest and most significant tango vocalist, Martín Alvarado, will be performing in Derbyshire in November.

    Added: 17 October 2014
  • Launch of UK’s third largest art prize in Derbyshire
    One of the largest art awards in the country will be launched this month at Melbourne Hall in Derbyshire.
    Added: 13 October 2014
  • D-Lab is a 3 year visual arts project from Arts Derbyshire that will bring new digital art to Derbyshire.
    Added: 13 October 2014
  • Part of the vast historic archive held by one of the longest running photographers’ studio in the UK is to be catalogued and displayed to the public for the first time.
    Added: 9 September 2014

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