Category: Events

Mental Health Together Holds Walk and Talk to Support Time to Talk Day

Mental Health Together will be holding a walk and talk event on Thursday 1st February as part of a nation-wide push to get people talking more openly about mental health for one day. Time to Talk Day is organised by Time to Change, the campaign to change how we all think and act about mental health problems, led by charities Mind and Rethink Mental Illness.

Ilkeston Library's Big Wellbeing Day

Friday 23rd February
10.00 am - 1.00 pm

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New Creative Project Brings Maths To Life

Derby-based regional orchestra and Grammy-nominated Sinfonia Viva has launched an innovative creative project that will use the power of music to bring Mathematics to life for young people across the city.

The project, entitled ‘Mathematical Advantage’ has been inspired by the age-old link between composers and mathematicians and follows feedback from city school teachers about the need to tackle the subject in a more creative way.

Gin and Rum Festival Coming to Derby!

Over 60 gins and 60 rums… Easter bank holiday weekend!

The Gin and Rum Festival are organising its first Gin and Rum Festival which will be held at the iconic Roundhouse in Derby.

The festival will take place over two days Saturday 31 March and Sunday 1 April, with two sessions running per day. Doors open from 12pm until 5pm followed by the evening session 6pm – 11pm.


ABSENT FRIENDS by Alan Ayckbourn In association with Samuel French

Ashover & Wirksworth 01629 733407
Bakewell or 01629 810152


Unfortunately, the performance date of Russell Brand: ReBirth, which was scheduled for Thursday 19 April at Derby Arena, has changed to Wednesday 9 May 2018.

On behalf of Russell, his management has asked Derby LIVE to pass on his apologies

“We are sincerely sorry that due to filming commitments this show has to be rescheduled by a couple of weeks. We apologise for any inconvenience but hope to see you in May.”

Searching for excellent work from new artists

We’re constantly searching for excellent work from new artists or negotiating excellent new work from artists we currently represent.

Because we’re trying to source the highest quality work in each category to exhibit in the gallery – painting, prints, sculpture, ceramics, glass – the same high quality characteristics are often reflected in different art forms. Work which is complimentary, or which works well together, happens frequently, often unintentionally

Pies, Love and Peas

Tideswell Community Players will be holding an evening of readings about love on the evening of 17th February, with added food.

The performance will cover a wide range of things we love so much, from people to chocolate cake to sport. The good times...and the bad.

Local Dancer returns to Midlands with Joss Arnott Dance

On Thursday 1 February Joss Arnott Dance presents a Triple Bill featuring
the internationally award-winning ‘V’

Joss Arnott Dance is making waves in the contemporary dance world, bringing fresh ideas, epic staging, wow-factor performances and novel collaborations, alongside Grammy award-winning musicians, to stage both nationally and internationally.

New Workshops for Spring @ The Studios

Lots of new workshops and courses coming up this spring at The Studios. Full details and online booking on our website with Tracy Fennell Illustration, Lucy Gell Fine Art Printing and Joanna Allen Printmaker and Textile Artist #newmills #printmaking #linocutting #drypoint #monoprinting #lifedrawing #acrylics #charcoal #pencil #workshops #artcourses #getcreative


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