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The people of Derbyshire are responsible for giving the county its unique character. From the local dialect through to the people making wonderful things inspired by this beautiful county, we have much to be thankful for in our talented residents.

Here we introduce you to the poets, writers and artists, the talented engineers, business people and craftsmen.

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It is with deep sadness we announce the death of our dear friend and founding President Mick Peat after a short illness.

Mick left us on January 22nd. We extend our sympathy and love to his wife Celia, his family, and his countless...

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Latest People News

Creative Project Embraces Special Talents

City arts organisations in Derby are working with pupils at special education needs (SEND) schools across Derby on an ambitious multi-media creative project entitled Reimagine.

In the initial stages, the...

Art from Ruth Gray

Based around the High Peak Trail just the section from Middleton Top, down to High Peak Junction I aim to really focus in detail by painting 25 panoramic views of...

New: National Forest Society Grants

The National Forest is looking for new ways to support the health and wellbeing of those who live in the National Forest and are pleased to announce a new grant...

FORMAT News: Meet the Artists

Photo by Federico Estol

17th May - 5th September - In venues across Derby


Meet the artists