News from producers around Derbyshire
Hecate Arts and the Matlock Faritrade Group are holding a fairtrade event in Matlock on 9th March including a Nightmarket from 6-9pm, we are looking for stallholders selling fairtrade, ethical or locally produced goods. Contact email@example.com for further information
Three students from Derby College are amongst the first to join an innovative partnership with Halfords Autocentres to enable them to gain valuable work experience, gain essential technical skills and earn a wage whilst they study.
In an industry first, Halfords Autocentres is working in partnership with 25 further education colleges across the country to get young people ‘work ready’ and address growing skills gaps in the industry.
Derby College is also holding an information evening at the Roundhouse in Pride Park on Thursday March 15 between 5.30pm to 7.30pm to give young people and adults the opportunity register for a wide range of apprenticeships available now and in the coming months.
The College currently has around 50 apprenticeship opportunities available in a range of industries from Business Administration and Hospitality and Dental Nursing and Manufacturing.
Back in 2015, The Derby Conference Centre announced that it was no longer providing wedding services. However, over the past 12 months it has become evident that with the increased volume of enquiries, the people of Derby really miss not being able to tie the knot at this beautiful venue. Which is why the Centre is incredibly proud to announce that from Valentine’s Day, The Derby Conference Centre will once again be returning to the wedding venue market.
Thursday 5th April
- launch and evening of readings about Ursula, the second Mrs Vaughan Williams - Waltham House 7pm
Friday 6th April
Two riders from Derby Arena based Team KGF have recently been selected to compete on the Great Britain team at the UCI Track World Championships which starts on Wednesday 28 February 2018 in the Netherlands.
The Pomegranate Youth Theatre and Gekkota Arts in Chesterfield have received £26,300 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for their latest project 'Not Words'.
We would like to invite you to join us for the launch on International Women's Day and to hear how you can be involved in the project
MARCH 8TH 6.00 - 7.30pm
West Studios, Sheffield Road, S41 7LL
Oxfam Ceilidh, Bakewell Medway Centre, Saturday 24th February 7.30-10pm Well- Dressed Band with a caller to guide us through the steps.
Tickets £7.50 available at the door or The Medway Centre 01629813638 or Di Bradwell 01629812104