• Jan 18

    Storytelling Cafe

    An evening of tales with a professional story-teller. £7 per head to include drink.

  • Jan 19

    Saturday Special Crafts

    Crafts in our Studio for ages 4+. £3 per person.

  • Jan 19

    One Song More! A night at the musicals.

    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 […]

  • Jan 21

    After School Club

    Board games in our Studio and meal deals in our cafe. £1 per person.

  • Jan 24

    Book Club

    The first of our monthly Book Club evenings. Join us to help decide what we’ll be reading in upcoming months! Free.  

  • Jan 25

    Burns Night

    Join us for a host of Burns Night activities, including whisky tasting and supper. £20 per person

  • Jan 26

    Children’s Storytelling

    Join us for exciting tales from a professional storyteller. £4 per person

  • Jan 26

    Daisy Active Birth Workshop

    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 […]

  • Jan 26

    Puzzles Challenge Night

    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.

  • Jan 27

    Sunday Acoustic

    Acoustic sessions in our cafe. Free.

  • Jan 28

    After School Club

    Board games in our studio and meal deals in our cafe for ages 11-14. £1 per person.

  • Jan 28

    Foreign Film Evening, Wirksworth Twinning Association

    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 […]

  • Jan 28

    Charity World Gin Drinking( not tasting)

    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 […]

  • Feb 1

    Heritage Talk with Anton Shore

    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.

  • Feb 2

    Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – February

    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 […]

  • Feb 2

    Saturday Special Crafts

    Crafts in our studio for ages 4+. £3 per child

  • Feb 3

    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 […]

  • Feb 6

    Wirksworth & District U3A Coffee Morning

    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 […]

  • Feb 16

    Ghost Walk and Supper

    Join us for a ghost walk around Wirksworth with supper at our Webster’s Café. £10 per person.

  • Feb 20

    Crazy Celts Adventure Holiday Camp!

    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! […]

  • Feb 25

    Foreign Film Evening, Wirksworth Twinning Association

    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 […]

  • Mar 2

    Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – March

    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 […]

  • Mar 4

    International Marmalade Festival

    It returns for its 14th year and still retains its appeal – Wirksworth’s only International Marmalade Festival!

  • Mar 6

    Wirksworth & District U3A Coffee Morning, with Speaker

    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.  

  • Mar 8

    KYLA BROX

    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 the 2019 International Blues Challenge, as well as the European […]

  • Mar 28

    ‘WUSSA’ – a new play by Graham Sellors

    ‘WUSSA’ is based on the reminiscences of Wirksworth people and families – dancing at the Town Hall, queuing for the pictures, parading in the carnival – and more.

  • Apr 4

    Wirksworth Book Festival 2019

    The fourth Wirksworth Book Festival will run from Thursday April 4th to Sunday April 7th 2019. Events include the Thursday evening launch celebrating local talent, the family film on Saturday morning, the crime slot, some fabulous local authors on a range of subjects, the Big Book Day on Sunday and the unmissable Big Book Quiz […]

  • Apr 6

    Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – April

    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 […]

  • May 4

    Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – May

    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 […]

  • Jun 1

    Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – June

    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 […]

  • Jul 6

    Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – July

    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 […]

  • Aug 3

    Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – August

    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, A charming little town with Fair-trade Cafes, intriguing […]

  • Sep 7

    Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – September

    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 […]

  • Oct 5

    Farmers Market – October

    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, Free Range produce, Natural ingredients, plants grown in Derbyshire. Coffee roasted here in Wirksworth, Fairtrade Cafes. Free music and entertainment! The […]