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Buxton photographer creates new-look Fringe programme cover!

A Buxton photographer has helped the Fringe create a very different programme cover for 2023.

Caroline Claye, a retired customer care officer who is a member of High Peak Photography Club (formerly Chapel Camera Club), came up with the distinctive image following a collaboration between Buxton Fringe and the club in July.

Wathall’s Activity Book Helps People Navigate Their Grief Journey

Derby’s longest established independent funeral directors have published new book to help adults come to terms with losing a loved one.

The activity book entitled ‘Missing You’ was written by Wathall’s bereavement support coordinator and qualified counsellor Fay Bloor, and illustrated by University of Derby graduate and freelance illustrator Michael Ashley.

Fay and Michael first collaborated to create ‘Missing Someone Special – working your way through loss’, which was published last year, aimed at children and young people who have suffered a bereavement.

Derby Dad Launches Derventio’s Charity Appeal After It Helped Him Get Back On His Feet, With £49.98 Boots

A Derby dad who has been helped back on his feet by a charitable fund which bought him a pair of steel-capped boots is urging businesses and individuals to lend their support so others can also benefit.

Gary Turnbull, a 32-year-old dad from Derby, is one of more than 130 people to have been helped this year by Sylvester’s Fund, a charitable pot of money managed by Derventio Housing Trust, based in Boyer Street.

Christmas Craft Market at Hilton Village Hall

Come and join us for our Christmas Craft Market on the 17th of December at Hilton Village Hall Derby 11am-1pm.

We have lots of wonderful stall holders selling beautiful handmade products.

A handmade raffle, refreshments and Mince pies.

The Mercia Pizza van joining us as well as the Candy Cottage and a Mulled wine vendor. 

We have face paints for the kids and send a letter to Santa post box.

The Sing for Supper choir will be joining us for some Christmas songs.

Belper Food Festival

Enjoy browsing a range of artisan and local food, drinks and crafts at the Belper Food Festival on Sunday the 4th December at 10-3pm.

The Winter market includes:


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