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The latest news from producers, makers, venues and events organisers from around Derby and Derbyshire. If you have news to add to this page, then email us to let us know about it: editor@madeinderbyshire.org
 

Have a heart for Hathersage fundraising exhibition

Organisers of an art exhibition in Hathersage in June are calling on local artists to help them boost their fundraising campaign.

The team behind the Heart For Hathersage initiative, which is aiming to create a multi-functional vibrant open space in the centre of the village, is planning an art exhibition in June at the Memorial Hall, to raise funds for the ambitious £400,000 project.

Share a Crafty Coffee at Bakewell Town Hall

A new craft group opens its’ doors at Bakewell Town Hall on Tuesdays.

If you love making and would like to share your skills, ideas and enthusiasm for all things handmade, join us every Tuesday from 10.30am.

New Exciting Range of Enamelling Workshops to suit all budgets

Would you like to learn a new skill?

Or make your own piece of jewellery for a special occasion?

Or perhaps you’d like to develop what you already know about enamelling?

Run by Gwin Kerry – Designer and Maker in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere at West Studios in Chesterfield, a range of completely flexible workshops are available to book now.

Examples of workshops include:

Swimming Stars Back Lonsdale Pool Plans

Past and present swimming champions have pledged their support for a local charity’s bid to find a site to build a new pool and leisure facility including Ellie Simmonds OBE, four time Paralympic Champion and 10 world records holder.

Here We Stay at Eyam Parish Church marks the 350th anniversary of the Eyam Plague

Described by The Observer as 'Britain's greatest living dramatic poet', visionary writer David Rudkin gives the Plague a central voice as narrator in a dramatic new telling of events at Eyam 350 years ago.

New Perspectives is staging a reading of this haunting new play at Eyam Parish Church, featuring live music.

The reading will be a world premiere of Here We Stay, on Saturday 18 July at 7.30pm.

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