March 2019

Wirksworth Market

  • March 19, 2019
  • 8:30 am
  • The market is held outside the Memorial Hall on St John Street. Parking is free for permit-holding Dales residents until 11am in the two car parks in the centre of town (at the Market Place and Barmote Croft, some free street parking is available from this time). Buses stop directly outside the Memorial Hall. From Matlock the *6.1* (Sixes, TrentBarton towards Belper) or *110* or *111* (Your Bus, towards Ashbourne) travel to this stop. From Belper the 6.1 (Sixes, TrentBarton towards Matlock).
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Visit the rejuvenated Wirksworth Market every Tuesday* outside the Memorial Hall. Find delicious local baked goods, fresh produce, local artisan wares and gifts. The Natwest mobile bank is also available to customers and there is a cash machine on the site. *The Market is not open 24 Dec 2019 -5 Jan 2020. See the Derbyshire […]

Death at a funeral – Cinema Middleton British Comedy Screening (15)

  • March 16, 2019
  • 7:30 pm
  • Cinema Middleton, Middleton Village Hall. DE4 4LQ
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So March at Cinema Middleton we are bringing you a great British cast in this British comedy film. A dysfunctional British family gathers for the patriarch’s funeral. Tensions rise, old conflicts are uncovered and, when a man arrives saying he’s the dead man’s gay lover and threatens blackmail, drastic measures are taken. What others have […]

Wirksworth Community Quiz

  • March 15, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Anthony Gell School Hall
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A full house guaranteed! We’ve had a huge interest this year and we already have one team on the waiting list. We have 38 teams confirmed and try as we might, we can’t see a way of fitting any more in.

Community Fayre – Spring Issue OUT NOW!

Pick up your FREE copy of the Spring issue of Community Fayre – 12 pages packed with news and comment from Wirksworth and District. Look for the red logo in shops, libraries, pubs and schools. Many thanks to each of the volunteers involved in production and distribution. To join the team or make a submission […]

Wirksworth Market

  • March 12, 2019
  • 8:30 am
  • The market is held outside the Memorial Hall on St John Street. Parking is free for permit-holding Dales residents until 11am in the two car parks in the centre of town (at the Market Place and Barmote Croft, some free street parking is available from this time). Buses stop directly outside the Memorial Hall. From Matlock the *6.1* (Sixes, TrentBarton towards Belper) or *110* or *111* (Your Bus, towards Ashbourne) travel to this stop. From Belper the 6.1 (Sixes, TrentBarton towards Matlock).

Visit the rejuvenated Wirksworth Market every Tuesday* outside the Memorial Hall. Find delicious local baked goods, fresh produce, local artisan wares and gifts. The Natwest mobile bank is also available to customers and there is a cash machine on the site. *The Market is not open 24 Dec 2019 -5 Jan 2020. See the Derbyshire […]

THE POOZIES

  • March 10, 2019
  • 4:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall
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THE POOZIES remain one of Scotland’s most distinctive and best loved folk acts, having blazed a trail for female musicians – gorgeous four-part harmonies to gutsy instrumental attack.

BALANCE FOR BETTER

  • March 9, 2019
  • 7:30 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall
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An event to celebrate International Women’s Day Careers in Policing Funding opportunities Spoken word/poetry Dance Soul Deep Jazz with female vocalist Donna Briscoe-Greene

Walking Football For Over 50s Every Saturday

  • March 9, 2019
  • 11:00 am
  • Wirksworth Leisure Centre outside small astro turf
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Please come along to Walking Football, EVERY SATURDAY 11am till 12midday at the Wirksworth Leisure Centre on soft astro turf. Free. Refreshments provided.

AQUEDUCT COTTAGE – PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE EXHIBITION

  • March 9, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • The Old Blacksmith's Shop, Dale End, Wirksworth
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A free exhibition to showcase the plans to restore Aqueduct Cottage, Cromford Canal. Aqueduct Cottage is one of the best loved, most photographed, historic buildings along the Cromford Canal. Built by Peter Nightingale (Florence Nightingale’s great uncle) in 1802, its unique appeal is based upon its historical connections with the Nightingales and the industrial development […]

POSTPONED UNTIL 13TH SEPTEMBER: Kyla Brox

  • March 8, 2019
  • 7:30 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall
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Full refund available for all tickets purchased from Traid Links. Blues and soul become inextricably entwined in award-winning singer-songwriter, KYLA BROX, whose raw talent has seen her described as “the finest female blues singer of her generation”. Winner of the 2018 UK Blues Challenge, Kyla has the honour of representing the UK in Memphis at […]

International Womens Day QUIZ for Care International

  • March 7, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • The Feather Star Ale House
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Join us for this fun fund-raising Quiz in aid of Care International (helping women in poverty) as we celebrate International Womens Day. Grab a group of friends and enter a team by contacting us on Facebook or pop in. Celebrity music and a picture round and much more.

Wirksworth & District U3A Coffee Morning, with Speaker

  • March 6, 2019
  • 10:15 am
  • Memorial Hall, Wirksworth
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Wirksworth & District U3A will be back in the Memorial Hall for this meeting. Alex from the Derbyshire Wildlife Trust has been working on the reintroduction of red squirrels and pine martens in the Goyt valley, and will talk about this project. All welcome, small entry to cover room hire.  

Wirksworth Market

  • March 5, 2019
  • 8:30 am
  • The market is held outside the Memorial Hall on St John Street. Parking is free for permit-holding Dales residents until 11am in the two car parks in the centre of town (at the Market Place and Barmote Croft, some free street parking is available from this time). Buses stop directly outside the Memorial Hall. From Matlock the *6.1* (Sixes, TrentBarton towards Belper) or *110* or *111* (Your Bus, towards Ashbourne) travel to this stop. From Belper the 6.1 (Sixes, TrentBarton towards Matlock).

Visit the rejuvenated Wirksworth Market every Tuesday* outside the Memorial Hall. Find delicious local baked goods, fresh produce, local artisan wares and gifts. The Natwest mobile bank is also available to customers and there is a cash machine on the site. *The Market is not open 24 Dec 2019 -5 Jan 2020. See the Derbyshire […]

International Marmalade Festival

  • March 4, 2019
  • 8:00 pm
  • The Royal Oak, North End, Wirksworth
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It returns for its 14th year and still retains its appeal – Wirksworth’s only International Marmalade Festival!

Walking Football

  • March 2, 2019
  • 11:00 am
  • Wirksworth Leisure Centre soft astro turf
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EVERY SATURDAY FROM 11AM TILL 12 MIDDAY COME ALONG AND HAVE SOME FUN! Walking Football for those over 50 years who wish to celebrate the beautiful game. Specially for those who wish to meet others and simply get back into gentle exercise. Everyday clothes and shoes fine. Run by Chris “Bozzy” and in collaboration with […]