January 2019

One Song More! A night at the musicals.

  • January 19, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall
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Join Peak Voices for their first show of 2019. Hear songs from some of your favourite musicals performed by professional local singers and the celebrated West End star, Royal Variety Show three times performer, and Derbyshire’s own – Andrew Edwards! Tickets £8 Tickets can be bought from Traid Links shop and Marsdens shop in Wirksworth […]

After School Club

  • January 21, 2019
  • 3:30 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Board games in our Studio and meal deals in our cafe. £1 per person.

Book Club

  • January 24, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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The first of our monthly Book Club evenings. Join us to help decide what we’ll be reading in upcoming months! Free.  

Burns Night

  • January 25, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Join us for a host of Burns Night activities, including whisky tasting and supper. £20 per person

Daisy Active Birth Workshop

  • January 26, 2019
  • 2:00 pm
  • The Coach House Studios, Crown Yard, Market Place, Wirksworth
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A workshop for mum and her birth companion that will not only cover all of the basics of antenatal education and an active, informed birth but also give you both the space to prepare as a team and confidently plan for your baby’s birthing day. Please send me an email if you have any queries […]

Puzzles Challenge Night

  • January 26, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Pit your wits against our challenge setters and solve the puzzles to win a prize. Teams of up to four people. £8 per person, includes buffet. Bar available.

After School Club

  • January 28, 2019
  • 3:30 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Board games in our studio and meal deals in our cafe for ages 11-14. £1 per person.

Foreign Film Evening, Wirksworth Twinning Association

  • January 28, 2019
  • 6:30 pm
  • Northern Light Cinema
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Polina, danser sa vie (Polina) French, with English subtitles Rigorously trained from an early age by a perfectionist instructor, Polina is a promising classical ballet dancer. She is about to join the prestigious Bolshoi Ballet when she discovers contemporary dance, a revelation that throws everything into question on a profound level. Tickets (£10) include pre-show […]

Charity World Gin Drinking( not tasting)

  • January 28, 2019
  • 7:30 pm
  • The Feather Star
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Be served with 4 plus speciality gins and accompaniments from all corners of the world at the renowned local ale house and vinyl records treasure trove. Have local gin enthusiasm take you on a journey through time and space to learn all about this long-loved beverage. A ticket is just £15 and all of these […]

February 2019

Heritage Talk with Anton Shore

  • February 1, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Anton Shone, local archaeologist and historian, gives a talk on Wirksworth’s unique landscape and the case for its consideration as the lost Roman town of Lutudarum. £7 per head to include a first drink. To book: Please email heather.green@wirksworthheritagecentre.org.

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – February

  • February 2, 2019
  • 9:00 am
  • Wirksworth Memorial Hall, St. John's Street
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A lively Farmers’ Market with great Local Produce and Free Entertainment. Local producers making and farming the best food in the area, and specialist makers running their businesses in and around Wirksworth. Organic producers, FreeRange produce, Natural ingredients, plants grown in Derbyshire. Coffee roasted here in Wirksworth, Fairtrade Cafes.   Free music and entertainment! The […]

Community Fayre copy date

The Spring issue of Community Fayre is now in production. Please submit any articles or notices to cfwirksworth@gmail.com before 3 Feb, or phone 07768 583010 to discuss. Sports-related stories, letters and feedback especially welcome. Believed to be the UK’s longest-running community newspaper, CF is produced and distributed entirely by volunteers, paid for by local advertisers […]

Wirksworth & District U3A Coffee Morning

  • February 6, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Mount Cook Outdoor Centre
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U3A Coffee Morning special event. The meeting of Wed 6th Feb will be a visit to Mount Cook outdoor centre. Meet there at 10 a.m. Please note there will not be a meeting at the Memorial Hall. See website https://u3asites.org.uk/wirksworth/groups for more details. Joining us at the February 6th open meeting, at Mount Cook, will […]

Ghost Walk and Supper

  • February 16, 2019
  • 6:30 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Join us for a ghost walk around Wirksworth with supper at our Webster’s Café. £10 per person.

Crazy Celts Adventure Holiday Camp!

  • February 20, 2019
  • 8:30 am
  • Mount Cook Adventure Centre
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We’re going back a very, very long time – 2,000 years ago, to be exact! Join us in Iron Age Britain for 3 days of Celtic-themed outdoor activities. This includes building a Celtic Roundhouse which will be a permanent feature on our site, hunting for food, lighting campfires and defending your community against the Romans! […]

Foreign Film Evening, Wirksworth Twinning Association

  • February 25, 2019
  • 6:30 pm
  • Northern Light Cinema
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Un Amour Impossible (An Impossible Love) French, with English subtitles It’s 1958 in Châteauroux, a small town in France and a couple takes to the dancefloor to dance to a song by Dalida, whose premonitory words will haunt the forty years that follow this love at first sight. Doors open at 6.30pm and the film […]