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Charity Quiz Night

The first me&dee Quiz Night of 2024, we will be returning to the Melbourne Sports Partnership for another fantastic... See more >
The Melbourne Sporting Partnership Ltd, Cockshut Lane, Melbourne Melbourne DE73 8DG
Wed 28 Feb

Holymoorside Training Band

Ever wanted to learn an instrument? Want your children to learn an instrument? Have you played previously and want to..... See more >
United Reformed Church, Cotton Mill Hill, Holymoorside S42 7EJ
Wed 28 Feb, Wed 6 Mar, Wed 13 Mar, Wed 20 Mar

FREE taster session with the Derby Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Derby Rock Choir If you are wanting to find a choir you'll find just what you were looking for with us in the Oakwood, Derby Rock... See more >
The Church On Oakwood, 378 Bishops Drive, Oakwood, Derby DE21 2DF
Wed 28 Feb, Wed 6 Mar, Wed 20 Mar

Spiritual Awareness Course - Evening

Spiritual Awareness Course - 8 Week course - £55.00 I believe we all have gifts, it’s just a case of finding out what..... See more >
Eternal Aquarius 94 Granville Street Woodville Swadlincote Derbyshire DE11 7JH
Wed 28 Feb

Hasland Club (Chesterfield) – The Psychic Stage Rotation

The Psychic Stage Rotation is a great night with Different Mediums on stage throughout the night. Spiritual Gifts..... See more >
Hasland Club, Hasland, Chesterfield S41 0LH
Thu 29 Feb

Circus of Horrors - Dr Haze's Cabaret of Curiosities

Hot on the heels of The Circus of Horrors Phantasmagoria the ‘Haunted Fairground' comes a sensational NEW SHOW -... See more >
Derby Arena, Royal Way Pride Park DE24 8JB
Fri 1 Mar

The Upbeat Beatles

“Get Back” to the swinging 60’s with ‘The Upbeat Beatles’ and relive those ‘Fab’ days and timeless songs!... See more >
The Winding Wheel, Winding Wheel Holywell Street Chesterfield Derbyshire S41 7SA
Fri 1 Mar

Press Start!

Press Start! transports audiences inside the bright, pixelated world of retro video games! When the famous..... See more >
The Eagle Club St Johns Road Newbold Chesterfield S41 8QN
Sat 2 Mar and Sun 3 Mar

Grow How

Dobbies’ Grow How session will be a live 10-to-15-minute demonstration, showing residents how to make the most of their... See more >
4 Highwood Way, Balborough Links, Chesterfield S43 4XN
Sat 2 Mar

Grow How

Dobbies’ Grow How session will be a live 10-to-15-minute demonstration, showing residents how to make the most of their... See more >
Burton Road, Findern DE65 6BE
Sat 2 Mar

Peak District - Padley Gorge Landscape Workshops 3/3

Peak District - Padley Gorge - a stunning narrow, tree-lined gorge with a river for macro, vista & movement... See more >
Upper Padley, Grindleford, , United Kingdom S32 2JA
Sun 3 Mar

Little Seedlings

Little Seedlings Dobbies’ Little Seedlings Club session will show children aged 4-10 how to make the most of their outdoor and patio... See more >
Burton Road, Findern DE65 6BE
Sun 3 Mar

Little Seedlings

Little Seedlings Dobbies’ Little Seedlings Club session will show children aged 4-10 how to make the most of their outdoor and patio... See more >
4 Highwood Way, Balborough Links, Chesterfield S43 4XN
Sun 3 Mar

FREE taster session with the Chesterfield Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Chesterfield Rock Choir If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the... See more >
Whittington Moor Methodist Church, Scarsdale Road, Chesterfield S41 8NA
Mon 4 Mar, Mon 11 Mar, Mon 18 Mar, Mon 25 Mar, Mon 29 Apr

FREE taster session with the Mickleover Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Mickleover Rock Choir Are you looking to find a local choir to join? The Mickleover Rock Choir is led by choir leader Jennie Harwood... See more >
St John The Evangelist Church, Devonshire Drive, Mickleover, Derby DE3 9HT
Tue 5 Mar, Tue 12 Mar
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Things to do around Derbyshire

If you're planning a day out in Derbyshire, this charming county in South East England offers a wealth of activities for all ages. From historic sites to outdoor adventures, here are some delightful options:

1. Trace along winding Winnats Pass:
- Cutting through the green valleys of the Peak District National Park, the steep Winnats Pass is perfect for racing cyclists and adventurous trekkers. Explore numerous footpaths that offer different angles of this stunning pass. At its end, discover four tourist caves, with Speedwell Cavern being the most unusual. Descend over 100 steps to reach the flooded miners' tunnel and tour around impressive displays of fluorspar, stalactites, and stalagmites. Look out for the mysterious "bottomless pit" and other natural vertical shafts that seem like portals into other worlds¹.

2. Explore Poole’s Cavern:
- As far as underground adventures go, Poole’s Cavern is among the most fascinating things to do in Derbyshire and the Peak District. Nature has worked its magic over millions of years to produce vast limestone caverns, each adorned with crystal formations jutting from the walls. Take a guided tour through the "rooms" and learn about the caverns' extensive history. Don't miss the adjacent Buxton Country Park for woodland treks, zip wires, and aerial walkways¹.

3. Nibble at an original Bakewell Pudding:
- Have you ever had food so good that it's immortalized by name? The original Bakewell Pudding is one such delight. Visit the charming village of Bakewell and indulge in this sweet treat. Explore the picturesque streets, visit the historic Bakewell Old House Museum, and enjoy the view from the medieval Bakewell Bridge¹.

4. Visit the generational Renishaw Hall:
- Renishaw Hall, near Sheffield, is a historic country house with beautiful gardens. Explore the Italianate gardens, woodland walks, and the impressive hall itself. Don't miss the Sculpture Gallery, which houses a remarkable collection of contemporary art. It's a delightful blend of history, art, and natural beauty¹.

5. Celebrate the arts at Buxton International Festival:
- Buxton hosts an annual International Festival, celebrating music, opera, literature, and more. Enjoy performances in the stunning Buxton Opera House, explore the town's architecture, and immerse yourself in cultural events. It's a unique experience in the heart of the Peak District¹.

Remember, Derbyshire's mix of natural wonders, historic landmarks, and cultural events promises an unforgettable day out! 🌳🏰🌿¹.

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
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(2) Matlock Farm Park. https://matlockfarmpark.co.uk/.
(3) Wild Park Derbyshire. https://www.wildparkderbyshire.com/.
(4) Mount Cook Adventure Centre. https://www.mountcook.uk/.
(5) Teamplay Outdoor Activities. https://www.outdooractivitiesderbyshire.co.uk/.
(6) 27 Most Exciting Days Out in Derbyshire | Day Out in England. https://dayoutinengland.com/best-days-out-in-derbyshire/.
(7) THE BEST Outdoor Activities in Derbyshire (Updated 2024) - Tripadvisor. https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attractions-g186248-Activities-c61-Derbyshire_England.html.
(8) 40 Things to Do in Derbyshire - Lovely Local Indie. https://lovelylocalindie.com/2022/04/14/things-to-do-in-derbyshire/.
(9) Derbyshire Days Out and Things To Do Near Me - Visit Attractions. https://www.visitattractions.co.uk/derbyshire-things-to-do.html.