Today to 25 Mar 18 within 40 miles.

More details - 10 Chestnut Way - Open Garden for NGS
Still changing even after 20 yrs. Wander through an acre of sweeping mixed borders, spring bulbs, mature trees to a stunning butterfly bed, maturing arboretum, established prairie. Meet a pair of passionate, practical, gardeners who gently manage this plantsman’s garden. Designed and maintained by the owners.
10 Chestnut Way, Repton
Today, Sun 4 Mar

More details - Burton Comic Con
Burton Comic Con: Tickets avaiable.
Burton Market Hall, Burton Upon Trent

More details - The Sitwells and a Saxophone
A Joint concert of combined and solo items for choir and saxophone, including: de Morales: Parce Mihi Dominum (from Officium Defunctorum) Palestrina: Sicut Cervus Stabat Mater Missa Aeterna Christi Munera Byrd: Mass for Five Voices Gesualdo: O vos omnes Stanford: Three Motets Elgar: Lux Aeterna Pieces
St Osmund’s church, London Road, Derby
Sat 10 Mar

More details - Gandeys Circus
The UK’s biggest and most spectacular Big Top show, GANDEYS – YOUR CIRCUS is coming to Derby with an all new action-packed star-studded production for all the family.
Uttoxeter New Road (opps. Old Mill), Friargate, Derby
Thu 8 Mar to Sun 18 Mar

More details - Highlighting Horror: Crime, Thriller and Chiller Day
THE HORROR WRITERS ASSOCIATION PRESENTS: Highlighting Horror: Crime, Thriller And Chillers Saturday 24th March, 10:00am - 6:00pm Tickets £35 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from
Derby QUAD, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby
Sat 24 Mar

More details - Tutbury castle Ghost Hunt
As with many Castles, haunting`s go hand in hand. Tutbury Castle is certainly no different in that aspect, Ghost hunts here can be a truly terrifying experience, People have experienced a tall dark figure and many people report that he certainly does make his presence known !.
Tutbury castle, Castle St, Burton upon Trent, Tutbury
Fri 9 Mar

More details - J26 Sinfonietta presents an evening of chamber music
J26 presents an evening of chamber music featuring Mozart’s Cosi Fan Tutti Overture, a selection of dances from Rameau’s ballets and Symphony No 1 by Etienne Mehul.
Broadway Baptist Church, Broadway, Derby
Sat 17 Mar

More details - Mumpers Spring Barn Dance
Mumpers Ceilidhs present live music by Hekety with caller John Brown. Experienced dancers and newcomers are all welcome to join us for this evening of music and dancing.
Spondon Village Hall, Sitwell Street, Derby
Sat 10 Mar

More details - Kedleston Hall - Drop in Build a Birdbox
Build your own bird box to create homes for wild birds in your garden. You can also make a bird feeder to keep our feathered friends well fed this winter. Spring might feel like a long way off but it’ll soon be nesting season and the wild birds will be looking for spring nest locations.
Kedleston Hall, near Quarndon, Derby

More details - ABBA Tribute Band - Sensation
Widely considered to be one of the best ever Abba Tribute Acts, they play to packed theatres and festivals throughout Europe. A stunning stage show, which combines costume changes, lighting effects and a faithful reproduction of the Abba sound.
Century Theatre Ashby Road Coalville Leicestershire
Sat 17 Mar

More details - Ninebarrow in concert - Folk Music in Brailsford
NINEBARROW are a multi-award-winning folk duo, who are impressing audiences across the country with their innovative and captivating take on the folk tradition.
Brailsford and Ednaston Institute, Main Road, Brailsford
Sat 17 Mar

More details - Duffield Scout Group Spring Jumble Sale - Sat 10th March 2018
Selling Bric A Brack, Clothes, Books, Toys & Games, Furniture Free Admission
Duffield Scout Group HQ, Hall Farm Road, Duffield
Sat 10 Mar

More details - Treetops Hospice Care - Open Garden for NGS
Beginning with a modest appeal for spring bulbs, the 12 acre site of woodland and grounds now has thousands of daffodils. It has been developed over the last 10yrs taking into consideration the needs and fundraising activities of the hospice.
Treetops Hospice Care, Derby
Sat 24 Mar

More details - The Mentalist and The Medium
Friday 9th March Sarah Elizabeth Dawson and Janey Hitchcock present ’The Mentalist and The Medium’ A fun evening of mind reading and mediumship. Tickets £12 each. Doors open 7pm for 7.30pm start. Contact Sue Keeley 0777 9184951
Fri 9 Mar

More details - Mothers day After Tea
Saturday 10th March Dawson’s Tea Rooms presents Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea (the menu will consist of finger sandwiches, crisps, Victoria sponge and various cakes and cookies). 12 -3pm £9 per ticket Contact Claire Dawson 07789 697496 dawsonstearoom@gmail.
Sat 10 Mar

More details - When birds do sing... with Charnwood Voices
An evening of English Pastoral Music, from the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century Conducted by Nicholas Scott-Burt
St John the Baptist, Hugglescote
Sat 24 Mar

More details - CAOS - Sweeney Todd 2018
Coalville Amateur Operatics Society are performing the famous ’Sweeney Todd’ from Tuesday 13th - Saturday 17th March at the Iveshead Theatre in Shepshed. A show not to be missed, and you can even order a pie for the interval!
Iveshead Theatre (formerly Hindleys College) Shepshed, Leicestershire, LE12
Tue 13 Mar to Sat 17 Mar

More details - Dreamboats and Petticoats 50's & 60's party night (including Burger & Chips meal).
Saturday 17th Dreamboats and Petticoats 50’s & 60’s party night (including Burger & Chips meal). Contact
Edingale Village Hall, Moores Croft, Edingale, near Tamworth
Sat 17 Mar

More details - Little Saplings
Little Saplings Sensory Play and Storytelling is designed to help our youngest visitors enjoy the Arboretum and heighten their development and enjoyment of learning. Sounds, colours, textures and other hands-on elements will add to the week’s chosen story.
The National Memorial Arboretum
Fri 2 Mar

More details - Memory Lane Café March
Our monthly reminiscence café. Each themed session is designed for people living with dementia, their carers, friends and family. BOOKING ESSENTIAL - LIMITED PLACES
The National Memorial Arboretum. The Remembrance Centre Restaurant
Fri 16 Mar

More details - Plant Hunters' Fair at The National Memorial Arboretum on Saturday 17th March 2018
FREE ENTRY to Plant Fair featuring many highly respected specialist nurseries with a great range of perennials, shrubs, trees, rare species and old heritage varieties. Simply something for every plant lover. Details of nurseries attending at
National Memorial Arboretum Croxall Road Alrewas Staffordshire
Sat 17 Mar

More details - Pippin
PIPPIN is a Tony Award Winning Musical which tells the story of a young prince on his search for meaning and significance. This Broadway hit includes songs such as ‘Corner of the Sky’ and ‘Magic To Do’.
Duchess Theatre, West Gate, Long Eaton
Tue 20 Mar to Sat 24 Mar

More details - Weekly Line Dance Class mixture of styles and music Beginner level
A weekly line dance class suitable for beginners and improvers dancing to chart and classic line dances. Great fun ideal way to make new friends and carry out low impact aerobic exercise, suitable for most fitness levels. Absolute Beginners made welcome
Hathern Village Hall Dovecote St
Thu 1 Mar, Thu 8 Mar

More details - Chevin Brae - Open Garden for NGS
A large garden, with swathes of daffodils in the orchard a spring feature. Extensive wild flower planting along edge of wood features aconites, snowdrops, wood anemones, fritillaries and dog tooth violets. Other parts of garden will have hellebores and early camelias.
Chevin Brae, Belper
Sun 18 Mar

More details - RSPB Talk - Florida - Birding the Sunshine State
This talk on Florida covers various parts of the state and it includes pictures of other wildlife as well as great wealth of birds that can be found there. Andy has been birding since 1982 and so far, has seen almost a quarter of the worlds birds in 50 countries.
Lecture Theatre U020, Brockington Building, Loughborough University, Epinal Way, Loughborough
Fri 9 Mar