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Below is a selection of our current news items - see more on the following five pages. Send in your arts-related news items to: news@artsderbyshire.org.uk Also see: Arts, Health and Wellbeing news

 
  • The scheme is offering a number of small grants for a wide range of projects in the DerwentWISE landscape. 
    Deadline: 2nd February 2017

    Added: 16 November 2016
  • Wren’s Community Action Fund has re-opened to applications for projects taking place in areas of England and Wales close to Waste Recycling Group landfill sites.
    Deadline: 22 February 2017 (5pm) 

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • The Elephant Trust has announced that the next deadline for applications is the 16th January 2017. 

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • The legendary group Afro Celt Sound System will be playing Buxton Opera House for the first time on Friday 11 November at 7.30pm.
    Added: 9 November 2016
  • The National Centre for Circus Arts has announced that the next round of its Lab:time programme is will re-open for applications on the 1st December 2016. The deadline for applications will be 5pm on the 12th January 2017.

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • Buxton Opera House has announced it is one of the theatres to be included in Bill Kenwright’s brand new 2017 tour of the thriller classic, A Judgement in Stone written by Ruth Rendell!

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • The Santander Bank has teamed up with Crowdfunder to launch new £200,000 fund to support social enterprises and community projects across the UK.  

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • Derby LIVE is pleased to announce that comedian Jimmy Carr will be returning to Derby Arena on Saturday 8 July 2017 as part of his Jimmy Carr: The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour.

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • Can you help provide a lasting legacy to the Tramway men, women and families affected by the First World War?  Deadline: 11 November

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • This year Derby is set for a Christmas festive bonanza, with treats and events galore over the festive season.

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • Fleet Arts is a locally based arts organisation, with charitable status.  Seeking an Arts Manager
    Deadline: 28 November 2016, 5pm

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • Derby City Council and partners are pleased to announce that they will present Weeping Window by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper as part of 14-18 NOW’s UK-wide tour of the iconic poppies.  The installation will be at The Silk Mill from 9 June to 23 July 2017.

    Added: 9 November 2016
  • The Commissioner is inviting funding applications which help to deliver his Police and Crime Plan priorities.
       
    Added: 4 October 2016
  • Telecom's Regulator Ofcom has announced that the Community Radio Fund will re-open for applications on the 19th October 2016.
    Added: 28 July 2016
  • Find out what's going on with Derby LIVE in October, November and December

    Added: 25 September 2016
  • The dates are announced today for the third Derby Book Festival.  Next year’s Festival will be held from Friday 9 June to Saturday 17 June 2017 in venues across the city and will again be developed in partnership with local organisations and businesses.  
    Added: 25 September 2016
  • A coffee table book has been published by a new Swadlincote-based charity to showcase the creativeness of adults on the Autism spectrum.
    Added: 18 August 2016
  • Arts Derbyshire Arts and Health project, Matinée, has received a high-profile grant of £175,000 from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Arts Access and Participation ‘More and Better’ Fund.

    The project will bring the magic of cinema to community locations across Derbyshire for those living with dementia, their carers, friends and family.
    Added: 4 August 2016

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