April 2018

Wirksworth Book Festival

  • April 6, 2018
  • 9:00 am
  • Wirksworth Market Place
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The Wirksworth Book Festival 2018 is on its way! 6th – 9th April. A whole host of activities, talks, performances and much more for adults and children. As always, there will be a film for kids on the Saturday morning, at the wonderful Northern Light and a Quiz on the Sunday night, and lots of […]

The Wordsmiths of Gorsemere

  • April 6, 2018
  • 7:30 pm
  • Wirksworth Town Hall, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4EU
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An hilarious new production from Wirksworth Community Theatre

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market

  • April 7, 2018
  • 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 […]

Wirksworth Big Book Day

  • April 8, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Memorial Hall
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For one day only Wirksworth will become Hay-on-wye ! Sunday the 8th of April 2018. Don’t miss out on the Big Book Day. If you would like to book a stall call at Marsdens next door to the newsagents in Wirksworth or call 01629820191 or send a message. Stalls are £20 again indoors and £10 […]

May 2018

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market

  • May 5, 2018
  • 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 […]

Multiple Memories Railcar Gala

  • May 19, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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Travel back to yesteryear at our Railcar Gala and celebrate the unsung heroes of British Railways. We have one of the largest collections of heritage Diesel Railcars and the event will feature an intensive timetable. There will be a pre-bookable Fish and Chip Special on the Saturday evening.

Kids Go Free – Bank Holiday Weekend

  • May 26, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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To celebrate the start of our steam trains for the summer, children up to 15 years old travel free of charge on the Duffield line during this Bank Holiday Weekend.

June 2018

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market

  • June 2, 2018
  • 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 […]

Bolehill Open Hidden Gardens

  • June 9, 2018
  • 11:00 am
  • Bolehill, Wirksworth
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Bolehill Open Hidden Gardens Bolehill has some really fantastic and quirky gardens that you can not normally see because they are hidden up steep steps, down narrow passageways or are behind high walls. Learn about the history of the gardens while chatting to the owner and find out about the lead miming and smelting that […]

July 2018

Annual Classic Bus & Coach Rally

  • July 1, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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Come and see the fantastic display of buses at Wirksworth and enjoy rides on both the classic buses and heritage trains through the day. An intensive train timetable will operate on the Duffield line.

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market

  • July 7, 2018
  • 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 […]

Classic Transport Weekend

  • July 14, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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Classic Transport Weekend Cars, motorcycles, lorries – plenty of classics gather at Wirksworth for a weekend of travelling back to the past. A intensive train timetable will operate on the Duffield line.

August 2018

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market

  • August 4, 2018
  • 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 […]

Diesel Locomotive Weekend

  • August 11, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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Our popular gala for enthusiasts, with a Saturday evening special. A special intensive timetable will operate with various heritage diesel locomotives.  

1950s Bank Holiday Weekend

  • August 25, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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1950s Bank Holiday Weekend Sample what life was like in the 1950s with displays, music, steam trains and more to entertain you. There will be a pre-bookable  Murder Mystery Evening Land Cruise on the Saturday evening.

September 2018

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market

  • September 1, 2018
  • 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 […]

Ecclesbourne Way Guided Walks

  • September 29, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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Enjoy a guided walk along the recently opened 11-mile Ecclesbourne Way from Wirksworth and take the train back! Spaces are limited so pre-booking is essential.