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Bakewell Silver Band

We are the Bakewell Silver Band! We’re located in the heart of the Peak District and we were established in 1907.`Our roots are in the community and for the most part, we play on Special or Religious Occasions throughout the year. We also host a number of our own concerts around the area. Bakewell Silver […]

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Cosy Fund Derby

Committed to supporting the education of children in the UK and Africa The Cosy Fund Cosy fund small projects but make a big impression! Formed in 2010 by the Ellse family who continues to fund it today. They are good at what they do and in 2017 cosy fund won the East Midlands Chamber Award for […]

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Glossop Sailing Club

Glossop Sailing Club is a welcoming watersports club situated on Torside Reservoir. It’s opposite the Longdendale Trail. Further, Torside is the largest of Derbyshire’s reservoirs, surrounded by beautiful Peak District hills. With the prevailing westerly winds down its length, it is the perfect safe and exciting venue for sailing, windsurfing and paddle sports. Our season […]

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Chesapeake Road Runners Derby

Chesapeake Road Runners Derby We are one of the most active running clubs in Derby. We have with many members and we meet twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays to train. Events We also take part in local race events regularly, throughout the year. Our club The club caters for all standards of runner […]

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Raise Your Voices – Wirksworth

Purely for the joy of singing! Raise Your Voices is a community choir based in Wirksworth Derbyshire. They were formed in 2010 and meet up every Thursday from 7.15 – 9.15 at The Red Lion in Wirksworth Market Place. Furthermore, you’ll all be made to feel welcome! From novices to the more experienced. There are […]

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Erewash Ramblers

We are part of the Ramblers Organisation and offer led walks in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and further afield. A friendly group based in Erewash our walks are on a fortnightly basis on Mondays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays. We also run regular short walks on Wednesdays. New members are always welcome – join us for 2 or […]

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The BM&W Brass Band – Wirksworth

Back in 1964, there was the Brassington Silver Prize Band, Middleton Victoria Silver Band, and Wirksworth Silver Prize Band. However, the bands were short of players which is why a decision was taken to amalgamate the bands to form the BMW Brass Band. This has, so far, ensuring a successful future. People come and go, […]

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The Friends of the Cromford Canal

A little about ‘The Friends’ The FCC (Friends of the Cromford Canal) was formed back in 2002. So, they’ve been running for a while now. It’s a registered charity, working hard to restore the Cromford Cromford. The official take reads “The restoration, reconstruction, preservation & maintenance of the Cromford Canal, its associated buildings, towing-path, structures […]

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Derbyshire Dales Woodcraft Club

Would you like to know more about woodcraft? Why not come along to one of our meetings. It doesn’t matter if you are young or old, male or female, beginner or experienced. The first Saturday of every month is when we get together. Joining us at the Wyaston Village Hall. We meet between the hours […]

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The Chesterfield and District Beekeepers Association

Chesterfield and District Beekeepers – If you’re considering beekeeping then get in touch! Thinking about trying to get involved with bees this year? Then a good place to start is with Chesterfield and District Beekeepers. Join the Meet-ups Get involved and come along to our social evenings with refreshments. Here you can enjoy, talks by experts […]

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