December 2017

Santa visits Wirksworth – Wirksworth Rotary Club

  • December 12, 2017
  • 6:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Market Place
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We hope you join us in this magical event, & wish you all a very Happy Christmas and  wonderful New Year 2018 ……  Wirksworth Rotary Club – Santa Visits in Wirksworth   Where will santa be this year 2017? (Please check & put dates in your diaries and share with family and friends and children ) […]

Santa Specials – Steeple Grange Light Railway

  • December 10, 2017
  • 11:00 am
  • Steeple Grange Light Railway, Porter Lane, Middleton by Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4LS
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Santa Specials – Take a ride to Santa’s Grotto. Tickets £5 adults, £6 children. Tickets include refreshments and a Present from Santa No booking required.

Santa Experience 2017

  • December 10, 2017
  • 9:30 am
  • Ecclesbourne Valley Railway, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FB
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Come & Meet Santa! There’ll be nine miles of smiles this Christmas as you step on board the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway’s Santa Experience! After enjoying a festive treat and the live music in the beautifully decorated Santa’s Refreshment Area, we’ll take you to the North Pole (Duffield) on board our cosy and warm heritage train. […]

Women of Song – Hattie Hatstar & Robyn Wallis Johnson

  • December 9, 2017
  • 7:30 pm
  • The Coach House Studios, Crown Yard, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4ET
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‘Middleton Comes To Wirksworth!’ is the first in the WOMEN OF SONG series featuring the supremely talented Hattie Hatstar and Robyn Wallis Johnson. This will be a real treat and both our last Coach House Event of the year and a taster of what is planned for 2018…………

Haarlem Nights Christmas Ball

  • December 9, 2017
  • 7:00 pm
  • Haarlem MIll, Derby Road, Wirksworth
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A glamorous evening of Canapes, a three course meal, and a full working bar! Live Music by the fabulous MonoChromatix Band. Party the night away in style until midnight. A wonderful opportunity to come and experience an unforgettable night at the nearly opened Haarlem Mill.

Mince Pies with Ignite U.K.Chorus

  • December 9, 2017
  • 2:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth Derbyshire DE4 4EU
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A fund-raising event organised by Cancer Research UK Wirksworth with Ignite Chorus UK Songs, quiz, raffle, mince pies

Santa Specials – Steeple Grange Light Railway

  • December 9, 2017
  • 11:00 am
  • Steeple Grange Light Railway, Porter Lane, Middleton by Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4LS
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Santa Specials – Take a ride to Santa’s Grotto. Tickets £5 adults, £6 children. Tickets include refreshments and a Present from Santa No booking required.

Singing in the Train

  • December 9, 2017
  • 10:50 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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FREE EVENT! Join in a sing-song of carols on the train from Ecclesbourne Valley Railway Station in Wirksworth, to Duffield and back again, via Idridgehay. The Ecclesbourne Valley Railway is holding an evening of singing Carols, linking the communities the line serves. The singing will start at Duffield where the Bishop of Derby will be […]

Santa Experience 2017

  • December 9, 2017
  • 9:30 am
  • Ecclesbourne Valley Railway, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FB
  • 0 comments

Come & Meet Santa! There’ll be nine miles of smiles this Christmas as you step on board the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway’s Santa Experience! After enjoying a festive treat and the live music in the beautifully decorated Santa’s Refreshment Area, we’ll take you to the North Pole (Duffield) on board our cosy and warm heritage train. […]

Cheese and Wine Quiz Night

  • December 8, 2017
  • 7:30 pm
  • Mount Cook Adventure Centre, Porter Lane, Middleton By Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4LS
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Merry Quizmas! The days are getting shorter, and the nights are getting longer… What a great excuse to eat cheese, drink wine and be merry! Join us for a very special Mount Cook Quiz Night on Friday 8th December. Tickets cost just £12 pp, which includes a tasty cheese platter, a glass of mulled wine […]

Candle lit vigil for Hafizzulah Husseinkhel

  • December 8, 2017
  • 6:30 pm
  • The Cruck Beam, St John's Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire
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Candle lit vigil for Hafizzulah Husseinkhel Hafizzulah Husseinkhel has been a guest here in Wirksworth and we know of his plight as a one-time interpreter for the British Army in Afghanistan. He is now fighting extradition to Austria to a very uncertain future. The campaign against his extradition is at a critical stage and has now gained […]

U3A – Meeting – University of the Third Age

  • December 6, 2017
  • 10:15 am
  • Wirksworth Memorial Hall, St John's Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DS
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The University of the Third Age (U3A) movement is a unique and exciting organisation which provides, through its U3As, life-enhancing and life-changing opportunities. Retired and semi-retired people come together and learn together, not for qualifications but for its own reward: the sheer joy of discovery! Members share their skills and life experiences: the learners teach and […]

Traditional Wreaths for Christmas

  • December 3, 2017
  • 10:00 am
  • Derbyshire Eco Centre, Porter Lane, Middleton by Wirksworth, Derbyshire
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Traditional wreaths for Christmas Make a traditional wreath for your front door using festive foliage Sunday 3rd December (10.00am–1.00pm) £23 To find out more check Derbyshire Eco Centre’s website. Derbyshire Eco Centre is the county hub for sustainability learning. It is at the heart of our drive to combat climate change. The eco centre offers a […]

Mother Goose – Glee Club Pantomime!!

  • December 2, 2017
  • 7:15 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth Derbyshire DE4 4EU
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It’s that time of year!! Rehearsals are going, and time is pressing!!   Watch this space for more details – tickets on sale from November 4th from Traidlinks.   Here’s an interim announcement from Claire Butler: The pantomime is Mother Goose and will be in the Town Hall From Wed 29th Nov – Saturday 2nd […]

Mother Goose – Glee Club Pantomime!!

  • December 2, 2017
  • 2:15 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth Derbyshire DE4 4EU
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It’s that time of year!! Rehearsals are going, and time is pressing!!   Watch this space for more details – tickets on sale from November 4th from Traidlinks.   Here’s an interim announcement from Claire Butler: The pantomime is Mother Goose and will be in the Town Hall From Wed 29th Nov – Saturday 2nd […]

Santa visits Wirksworth – Wirksworth Rotary Club

  • December 2, 2017
  • 11:00 am
  • Wirksworth Market Place
  • 0 comments

We hope you join us in this magical event, & wish you all a very Happy Christmas and  wonderful New Year 2018 ……  Wirksworth Rotary Club – Santa Visits in Wirksworth   Where will santa be this year 2017? (Please check & put dates in your diaries and share with family and friends and children ) […]