November 2019

Wirksworth Tuesday Market

  • November 19, 2019
  • 9:00 am
  • Memorial Hall Gardens
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Visit the wonderful Wirksworth Market every Tuesday outside the Memorial Hall*. Find delicious local baked goods, fresh produce, vintage wares and unique gifts. The Natwest mobile bank is also available to customers and there is a cash machine on site. See the Derbyshire Dales Markets Facebook page for further information on the day. *The Market […]

Architecture Walk

  • November 16, 2019
  • 2:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Explore Wirksworth’s architectural gems with our guide. This walk covers approximately one mile, and includes some steep/ uneven slopes. £5. Booking advised. https://www.wirksworthheritage.co.uk/whats-on/walks-talks-and-tours/    

Ghost Walk

  • November 15, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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A walk around Wirksworth with spooky tales, ending with a warm supper in the cosy Heritage Centre. £12. Booking essential. https://www.wirksworthheritage.co.uk/whats-on/walks-talks-and-tours/  

Plastic Planet

  • November 12, 2019
  • 6:00 pm
  • Derbyshire Eco Centre, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, DE4 4LS
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Learn about the impact that plastics are having within eco systems and what choices the informed consumer can make. Price £82 (full fee) / £74 (Gold Card Holders) / £40 (those on certain benefits/allowances – please ask for details). To book ring 01629 533038, email ecocentre@derbyshire.gov.uk or pop in between 9.30am to 3.30pm Mondays to […]

Wirksworth Tuesday Market

  • November 12, 2019
  • 9:00 am
  • Memorial Hall Gardens
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Visit the wonderful Wirksworth Market every Tuesday outside the Memorial Hall*. Find delicious local baked goods, fresh produce, vintage wares and unique gifts. The Natwest mobile bank is also available to customers and there is a cash machine on site. See the Derbyshire Dales Markets Facebook page for further information on the day. *The Market […]

Wirksworth Tuesday Market

  • November 12, 2019
  • 9:00 am
  • Memorial Hall Gardens
  • 0 comments

Visit the wonderful Wirksworth Market every Tuesday outside the Memorial Hall*. Find delicious local baked goods, fresh produce, vintage wares and unique gifts. The Natwest mobile bank is also available to customers and there is a cash machine on site. See the Derbyshire Dales Markets Facebook page for further information on the day. *The Market […]

Cabaret Boom Boom

  • November 9, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall
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Sheffield-based Cabaret Boom Boom are bringing their madcap, hilarious and jaw-dropping live show to Wirksworth on Saturday 9th November. November’s show is headlined by Mandy Muden, one of the UK’s leading comedy illusionists and finalist of Britain’s Got Talent 2018. She is described as like ‘Alison Steadman playing a beauty consultant doing Tommy Cooper-style magic […]

A Concert of Baroque Music

  • November 9, 2019
  • 4:30 pm
  • Wirksworth URC Church, Coldwell Street
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A Concert of Baroque Music by J.S.Bach, Telemann, Purcell, Handel Boyce and Loeillet, played on period instruments by Moot Point Music in Wirksworth URC Church. This is a free/charity event, all are welcome. There will be a collection in aid of Derby Refugee Advice Centre and Wirksworth’s Music Lessons Fund. David Winder – Harpsichord Alison […]

Hedgelaying

  • November 9, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Derbyshire Eco Centre, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, DE4 4LS
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Learn to lay a hedge in the traditional Derbyshire style, for the benefit of wildlife and the landscape. Price £78 (full fee) / £70 (Gold Card Holders) / £39 (those on certain benefits/allowances – please ask for details). To book ring 01629 533038, email ecocentre@derbyshire.gov.uk or pop in between 9.30am to 3.30pm Mondays to Fridays.

Climate Change: be part of the solution

  • November 7, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wellspring Church, St. John's Street
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Climate Change : be part of the solution                                       A public meeting for everyone in Wirksworth Hosted by Transition Wirksworth  An opportunity to learn what we can do as individuals and as organisations  Ideas for community action: led by Phil Frodsham  of New Mills Transition Wirksworth Plastic Free Shop locally: our markets  Community energy projects Our […]

Decorative Stone Carving

  • November 7, 2019
  • 6:00 pm
  • Derbyshire Eco Centre, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, DE4 4LS
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Learn how to carve a decorative stone from a design of your choice. Price £100 (full fee) / £90 (Gold Card Holders) / £50 (those on certain benefits/allowances – please ask for details). To book ring 01629 533038, email ecocentre@derbyshire.gov.uk or pop in between 9.30am to 3.30pm Mondays to Fridays.

Pottery For All

  • November 6, 2019
  • 6:00 pm
  • Derbyshire Eco Centre, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, DE4 4LS
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Develop the skills to work with clay to produce a variety of individually designed pieces of work. Price £100 (full fee) / £90 (Gold Card Holders) / £50 (those on certain benefits/allowances – please ask for details). To book ring 01629 533038, email ecocentre@derbyshire.gov.uk or pop in between 9.30am to 3.30pm Mondays to Fridays.

DIY for Beginners

  • November 5, 2019
  • 6:30 pm
  • Derbyshire Eco Centre, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, DE4 4LS
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Learn basic DIY skills and techniques in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere. Price £66 (full fee) / £60 (Gold Card Holders) / £33 (those on certain benefits/allowances – please ask for details). To book ring 01629 533038, email ecocentre@derbyshire.gov.uk or pop in between 9.30am to 3.30pm Mondays to Fridays.

Mindfulness – The Next Steps

  • November 5, 2019
  • 2:00 pm
  • Derbyshire Eco Centre, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, DE4 4LS
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Explore mindfulness in more depth: staying aware of your body, observing thoughts and feelings and tuning in to difficult feelings. Price £28 (full fee) / £25 (Gold Card Holders) / £9 (those on certain benefits/allowances – please ask for details). To book ring 01629 533038, email ecocentre@derbyshire.gov.uk or pop in between 9.30am to 3.30pm Mondays […]

Waltham house Anniversary

  • November 2, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Waltham House, St John's Street
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We are delighted to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the opening of Waltham House Residential Home. It has been a very successful facility for independent living, with support when needed, within the heart of the vibrant environment of Wirksworth.    

Heritage Talk – ‘The Cromford and High Peak Railway’

  • November 1, 2019
  • 7:15 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Andy Pollock gives tonight’s talk on this pioneering railway line that traversed the Derbyshire White Peak. £7 per person. Pre event food is available from 18.00 with advance bookings – please enquire for more details. https://www.wirksworthheritage.co.uk/whats-on/walks-talks-and-tours/  

October 2019

Halloween Ghost Walk

  • October 31, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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A special occasion for our ghoulish guided walk around the town, taking in tales of the supernatural… and finishing with a lovely warming supper in the Heritage Centre. £12 per person. https://www.wirksworthheritage.co.uk/whats-on/walks-talks-and-tours/