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Sinfonia Viva are expanding our much-loved, weekly Sing Viva choir to Chesterfield!


Sinfonia Viva are expanding our much-loved, weekly Sing Viva choir to Chesterfield!

We are welcoming new members from Chesterfield and the surrounding areas to meet us at the All Saints Church Centre in Wingerworth, a private space with beautiful acoustics in a leafy, quiet area, away from the day-to-day.

Our relaxed group singing sessions are led by our charismatic and all-round lovely choir leader, Pete Lack.

Leisure Hub Plans for West Park

Exciting plans for a Leisure Hub at West Park in Long Eaton will benefit residents and provide employment opportunities.

The project forms part of the Long Eaton Town Deal which will see up to £25 million of Government funding invested into the town, with a total of seven projects under consideration.

Events Programme Inspired By Stunning Artwork At Derby Cathedral

Derby Cathedral and its key partners have organised a wide range of events from mindfulness, music and Flowga to discussions, poetry and creative writing which are all inspired by the ‘Gaia’ artwork that will land in Derby as part of its world tour.

Created by renowned UK artist Luke Jerram, ‘Gaia’ measures seven metres in diameter and is created from 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the Earth’s surface.

Annual Festival Shines A Light On Diversity, Independence and Unity

The Derby Season of Light (DSOL) family festival will return this Autumn with a packed programme of activities and performances to celebrate the city and county’s diversity and creativity.

The programme between September and December will coincide with the festivals of Diwali, Bonfire Night, Hanukkah, Christmas and the preparations for Chinese New Year which all share the common theme of light. This year, the festival will also mark the 75th anniversary of India’s independence.

Join us at The Darley Park Weekender

The sun will be out, so make the most of the Bank Holiday right here in Derby. The Darley Park Weekender will be taking over the beautiful natural amphitheatre of Darley Park as it returns for it’s second year. After last year’s success the event has grown to Fri-Sun event, with music, fireworks and activities for the whole family.


Chapel with studio/workshop for sale

Studio / workshop & home for sale, Middleton-by-Wirksworth DE4 4LQ

We are downsizing and selling our home and furniture/joinery workshop after 20 years. The Chapel, Main Street, Middleton is a spacious, flexible 2000sq ft home over 2 floors above a 1000sq ft basement workshop/studio with 3-phase electricity. Off-road parking, stone outbuilding and walled garden. Rural location with glorious views. Perfect base for creative home working.

‘Three Choir Appeal’ Success as £1,160.00 raised for Air Ambulance Carlton, Sandiacre and Pye Hill & District Male Voice Choirs

Carlton, Sandiacre and Pye Hill & District Male Voice Choirs joined forces to raise
money for the vital services provided by the Derbyshire, Leicester, Rutland,
Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance in a concert held on Saturday 30 th
July 2022, at St. Paul’s Church, Daybrook, Nottingham. The money raised will also be
used to support the Children’s Air Ambulance nationally.
All three well known and long-standing choirs performed several of their diverse range of


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