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2 - 30 exhibition “Castleton during the First World War” in the Darnbrough Room, Castleton Visitor Centre. Admission free. The exhibition will include memories and memorabilia.
12 - 31 MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION (closed Mondays except Bank Holiday) 11am-4pm. Gothic Warehouse. FREE ENTRY. Model Railway exhibition by the Wingfield Railway Group featuring Grange over Sands, Mettesford and the fictitious Wingfield Junction layouts. For further details please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
THURSDAY 
14 BAKEWELL DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Moderate walk 90 – 120 minutes. Meet at Great Longstone, park in the village main street.
14 CALVER, CURBAR AND FROGGATT W.I. Village Hall, Calver. Memories - Christine Belton. Visitors welcome.
14 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Mytham Bridge, Offerton and Stoke Ford. 07962 107983.
14 Trail, Tunnels and Town by Bike 10.30am- 2pm (3 hours and 30 minutes). A 14 mile cycle ride on traffic-free trails and minor roads to discover more about the River Wye viewed from the Monsal Trail. It includes riding through four of the famous tunnels. Suitable for accompanied children over 12, riding independently. Meet at Millers Dale Old Station car park, post code SK17 8SN. Bring a bike and helmet or hire a bike from Parsley Hay at a discounted rate. Packed lunch and weather appropriate clothing needed. Costs £3 per person. To book call 01629 816211. Peak District National Park.
14 – 21 GREAT HUCKLOW WELL DRESSING See Special Events for further details.
FRIDAY 
15 fun fridays Hackney Methodist Church, Greenaway Lane, Hackney, Nr Matlock. On Fridays in the holidays. 12.15pm-3pm. Games, crafts and activities. £1.50 per child per session to cover materials. Please bring your own picnic. Children should be accompanied by a parent/carer. For further information please telephone 01629 584136.
15 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 6.30pm. 5.5 miles (grade 2). SK 205641. Youlgrave CP (west of village). Ramble in the area. 01629 636175 or 07702 235159. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
15 OPEN MIC NIGHT Wheatcroft’s Wharf Canalside Café. Free entry. An evening of music, compered by Barry Sinfield, in the relaxed atmosphere of Wheatcroft’s Wharf Café. Book a slot on the night or just sit back and listen. 7-9pm. For further details please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995
SATURDAY 
16 A Theme of World War I Christ Church, Kingsterndale and Kingsterndale Parish Hall. 2 - 5pm. Afternoon tea and cakes, Bric a brac.
16 BAMFORD & DISTRICT Gardening SOCIETY’S 99TH ANNUAL SHOW See Special Events for further details.
16 Chatsworth produce, flower and handicraft show From potatoes to scones to floral arrangements and cups of tea – come and join us! Doors open at 3.00pm with prizes presented at 3.45pm. For more details email: mrselliott2114@gmail.com
16 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Minninglow High Peak Trail CP. Ballidon Quarry. 01332 760113.
16 FREE BEGINNERS FLY-FISHING COURSE 2 hour introductory course. At Orvis Retail Store, The Old Town Hall, King Street, Bakewell. Further info. Alisdair Duncan 01629 810226.
16 Grindleford Horticultural Society Annual Show See Special Events.
16 Matlock Edgefold Club Entertainment with Jerry and Jive Stars 9pm to midnight.
16 UPPERTOWN SOCIAL CENTRE Cullumbell Lane, Nr Ashover. An Elvis Tribute evening. 7 for 8pm. Contact Eddie Marriott for information and tickets on 01246 590502 or 07966 154798. Website www.uppertown.org
16 WHIST DRIVE Join us at Biggin Village Hall at 8pm for an enjoyable evening of whist, refreshments and great prizes! Easy adjacent parking & good disabled access. Enquiries please ring Joan on 01335 390377.
16 & 17 Exhibition of Stitching & Knitting  10am-4pm. The Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale (A6). Free parking. £1 entry of which all proceeds will go to Rainbows hospice for children and young people.
16 & 17 MEET THE ARTIST – SUSAN TRENTHAM Mill Yard, Cromford. 10am-4pm. Free entry. A local artist will be exhibiting her work in the mill yard. For further details please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
16 – 23 TADDINGTON WELL DRESSING See Special Events for further details.
SUNDAY 
17 ARKWRIGHT SPINSTERS Mill Yard, Cromford Mill. 11am-4pm. The Arkwright Spinsters will be demonstrating spinning and fibre crafting and sharing their skills. Bring your own spinning wheel and learn to spin. For further details please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
17 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Tittesworth – Short up to 8 miles. 10am. Walk 2: Edale Horsehoe – Long over 12 miles. 9.30am. Anyone welcome. Membership £5 single or £8 family per year. Contact 01298 72230 or 01298 23441. www.buxtonramblingclub.co.uk
17 CAR BOOT SALE in Hope Valley, Hope. Gates open 7am–12noon. Cars £5/Vans £10. Refreshments available. Sorry no dogs on the school grounds. Proceeds to Hope Valley College and Hope Sports Association. Information on www.hopevalley.derbyshire.sch.uk or 07538 194348.
17 CHARITY FUNDRAISER Low Foot Farm, Redgap Lane, off Waterswallows Road, Fairfield, Buxton, SK17 7JG. Craft stalls, face painting, market stalls. Burgers, raffle, bouncy castle, plus many other stalls. Prebook your car £5 or turn up on the day £8. Visitors: Free donations welcome. 9am open to the public. Laura 01298 77017/07581 286531. Alison 01298 72867/07974 572229. In aid of MacMillan Cancer Support and Dove Holes Cat Rescue Sanctuary.
17 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 12 miles. Moderate. Hope Station Approach. Castleton, Eldon Hole, Mam Tor and Hollins Cross. 0115 9373126.
17 DERBYSHIRE WOODCRAFTS Mill Yard, Cromford. 10am-4pm. Free entry. Demonstrations by traditional wood carvers including wood turning on a lathe, wood carving and pyrography. All products are available to purchase. For further details please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
17 GREAT HUCKLOW OLD CHAPEL (UNITARIAN) 10.30am. Service – conducted by Liz Shaw.
17 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.30am. 9 miles (grade 4). SK 174889. Derwent Overview CP. Meet at bus stop opposite Fairholmes Info. Ctr. to catch 9.50am bus. Kings Tree, Slippery Stones, Bull Stones, Crow Stones, Horse Stone Naze, Shepherds’ Meeting Stones, the Derwent, King’s Tree (return bus to Fairholmes). Access - no dogs. 0114 2662 348 or 07518 029776. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
17 Hollinsclough Chapel We are selling the remaining of the flower festival props during the summer months. 11am-4pm. Refreshments available. Any queries Tel. 01298 83270.
17 MATLOCK ADVANCED MOTORISTS AND MOTORCYCLISTS meeting, at Highfields Upper School, off Chesterfield Road, Matlock at 10am. Free assessment drives for local motorists and riders. Please contact Bill Storey on 01629 812732 for full details. Or visit the IAM website at www.iam.org.uk or www.matlock-iam.webs.com
17 Matlock Edgefold Club Sequence and Ballroom Dancing to Richard Keeling 8-11pm.
17 MORRIS DANCING WORKSHOP Mill Yard, Cromford Mill. 2-4pm. Cost: £6 – limited places, advance booking recommended. Children must be accompanied by an adult. A chance for all the family to learn a traditional Morris dance or two before performing them in public in the mill yard after the workshop. For further details and ticket bookings please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
17 Tour de Peak 10am-5pm (7 hours), Relive the spirit of the Tour de France with this family activity trail from Parsley Hay cycle hire centre. Bring a bike or hire one. The route is an easy 5 miles in total, there and back, along the traffic-free Tissington Trail. Or, the more adventurous can go for a 9 mile circular route, returning along the High Peak Trail. Costs £3 per person. Also, family activities at the cycle hire centre. To book call 01629 816211. Peak District National Park.
MONDAY 
18  BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of St John’s Ambulance Brigade.
TUESDAY 
19 BASLOW FLOWER CIRCLE “All that Jazz” a demonstration by Sylvia Bower. 2pm. Baslow Village Hall. Visitors and new members welcome
19 children’s play at Cromford Institute, 16 The Hill, Cromford, DE4 3QL from 2 pm to 4 pm. Carers are welcome to join in. We will be making a rag rug in the form of a Union Jack to use in the exhibition we will be holding later in the year to commemorate the centenary of WWI. Please bring along any red, white and blue scraps of material you might have. Cost per participant £2.00 for the session.
19 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 11am. 4 miles. Extra Leisurely. Great Longstone opp. White Lion. Monsal Trail. 01142 482107.
19 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Moderate. Grouse Inn lay-by. Big Moor, Totley Moor. 01433 631446.
19 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Leisurely. Timber Lane CP on Five Pits Trail. Pilsley and Astwith. 01773 852460/077798443.
19 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am - Moderate walk 60 – 90 minutes. Meet at Cross Green, by the Church of St Mary the Virgin, Wensley.
WEDNESDAY 
20 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Moderate. Hathersage CP. Stanage Edge and Callow Bank. 07731 560407.
20 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. Cromford Meadows, Bonsall, Matlock, Lumsdale, Dethick. 0115 9735533.
20 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 12 miles. Moderate. Gradbach. Dane Valley Way. 01773 824316.
20 FIBRES AND FABRICS Cromford Mills. 2-4pm. Cost: £5 (accompanying adults free) – Limited places, advance booking recommended. Children must be accompanied by an adult. A chance for all the family to discover the many uses of some of the world’s natural fibres including cotton. For further details and ticket bookings please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
20 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 5 miles (grade 2). SK 240747. Calver (Derwentwater Arms). Ramble in the area. 01246 418933. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
20 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Easy walk 60 - 90 minutes. Meet at Bonsall – meet at the Fountain Café, parking opposite.
20 OFF-ROAD MOUNTAIN BIKE RIDING FOR BEGINNERS - Cardlemere Loop 10.30am-2.30pm (4 hours). An 11 mile cycle ride for families along the traffic-free High Peak Trail and Cardlemere Lane – an unsurfaced track. Mostly flat but a challenging short climb and an exhilarating long descent. Meet at Parsley Hay cycle hire centre which is off the A515, Buxton to Ashbourne road, near Monyash (grid reference: SK1465 6369, postcode: SK17 0DG). Helmets must be worn,  packed lunch and weather appropriate clothing needed. Free of charge but donations welcome. To book phone 01629 816211. Peak District National Park.
20 Registration of Entries for Froggatt Show 7–9pm Froggatt Chapel.
20 STICKY ICKY CLAY! Mill Yard, Cromford Mill. 10am-12noon. Cost £12 per family – Limited places, booking essential: contact Emma Parkins 07597 233709. Join Junky Monkey and play with clay. You can squish, squash, roll and splat or just make whatever you feel like. Suitable for families with young children.
THURSDAY 
21 BAKEWELL AND DISTRICT FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY 7.30pm. Town Hall, Bakewell.
21 BAKEWELL DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Moderate walk 90 – 120 minutes. Meet at Alport – park at layby on main road.
21 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Alstonefield WC CP. Milldale, Castern Hall Wetton. 0115 9654884.
21 STARKHOLMES AND DISTRICT THURSDAY CLUB Starkholmes Village Hall. 2-4pm. Visitors and new members will be very welcome. Talk by Pat Hall - Life can be Funny followed by tea and biscuits. Any enq. please ring Marjorie Thorpe on 01629 55816 or Arlene Hobson 01629 593566.
21 WIRKSWORTH THURSDAY GROUP Community Room, Wirksworth Methodist Chapel. 10am-12noon. Titanic - Helen Monk.
FRIDAY 
22 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 6.30pm. 5 miles (grade 2). SK 309795. Totley Hall Lane (meet at far end), Gillfield Wood, Storth House, Fanshaw Gate, Woodthorpe Hall. 01246 417850. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
22 fun fridays Hackney Methodist Church, Greenaway Lane, Hackney, Nr Matlock. On Fridays in the holidays. 12.15pm-3pm. Games, crafts and activities. £1.50 per child per session to cover materials. Please bring your own picnic. Children should be accompanied by a parent/carer. For further information please telephone 01629 584136.
22 WHIST DRIVE Chelmorton War Memorial Institute. 7.30pm.
SATURDAY 
23 ANNUAL CRESSBROOK HORTICULTURAL AND CRAFT SHOW See Special Events for further details.
23 FROGGATT SHOW See Special Events for further details.
23 A GRAND TEA PARTY Tansley Village Hall. 3-5pm. Raffle, bring and buy, children’s games. Proceeds for MacMillan Nurses.
23 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Allestree, Woodlands Lane CP. Local walk. 01332 760113.
23 INTRODUCTION TO MEDITATION at Heart Jewel Buddhist Meditation Centre, Holme Road Matlock Bath DE4 3NU. 10.30-11.30am. Come along to this class which is suitable for complete beginners to learn the benefits of meditation.Learn how to establish a practice which will reduce your stress and increase your sense of  wellbeing. Suitable for everyone. Cost £5 which includes the class, croissants and tea/coffee - wind down to enjoy the weekend! For further info or to book please call the Centre on 01629 581585 or email heartjewelcentre@gmail.com       www.heartjewel.org.uk
23 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Sequence and ballroom dancing to Eric Reid. 8-11pm.
23 MAKING MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS WORKSHOP Cromford Mills. 10am-12noon. Cost: £5 (accompanying adults free) – Limited places, advance booking recommended. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Using dried peas, string, cans and any other old rubbish we can find, make your very own musical instruments. The session will end with a performance of one of the classics. Suitable for 5-10 year olds and their families. For further details and ticket bookings please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
23 SUMMER FAIR AND FAMILY FUN DAY  Castleton Methodist Church, Buxton Road, Castleton.  Stalls, games, bouncy castle, refreshments. 2-5pm. Free entry.
23 – 25 ARKWRIGHT THE DUCK TRAIL Cromford Mills. 10am-4pm. £1 entry fee. Discover the different places where Arkwright the Duck is hiding, solve the puzzle and win a small prize. Entry forms are available from Reception/Shop.
23 – 25 FLOWER FESTIVAL Woolley Moor. See Special Events for further details.
23 - 30 EYAM WELL DRESSING See Special Events for further details.
23 - 31 WORMHILL WELL DRESSING See Special Events for further details.
23 - 31 FOOLOW WELL DRESSING See Special Events for further details.
SUNDAY 
24 BEER FESTIVAL AND CHARITY HOG ROAST Miners Arms, Eyam.
24 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Cracken Edge – Short up to 8 miles. 10am. Walk 2: Longnor NC – Medium 8-12 miles. 9.30am. Anyone welcome. Membership £5 single or £8 family per year. Contact 01298 72230 or 01298 23441. www.buxtonramblingclub.co.uk
24 CAR BOOT SALE in Hope Valley, Hope. Gates open 7am–12noon. Cars £5/Vans £10. Refreshments available. Sorry no dogs on the school grounds. Proceeds to Hope Valley College and Hope Sports Association. Information on www.hopevalley.derbyshire.sch.uk or 07538 194348.
24 Cycles, cotton and cheese! 11am-4pm (5 hours). A leisurely undulating cycle ride through parts of the White Peak and South West Peak landscapes with stunning views and taking in parts of the Dove Valley, the Tissington Trail and the national cycle network. Enjoy a rest stop in a pretty Peak District village where refreshments can be purchased. Suitable for occasional or regular cyclists who are comfortable riding on quiet roads (but not beginners). Bring your own bike or hire one. Meet at Parsley Hay cycle hire centre which is off the A515, Buxton to Ashbourne road, near Monyash (grid reference: SK1465 6369, postcode: SK17 0DG). Helmets must be worn, packed lunch and weather appropriate clothing needed. Free of charge but donations welcome. To book phone 01629 816211. Peak District National Park.
24 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 12 miles. Moderate. Holymoorside, Cotton Mill Hill, Stubbings Pond and Alton. 0115 9204662.
24 GREAT HUCKLOW OLD CHAPEL (UNITARIAN) 10.30am. Service – Conducted by Rev David Shaw.
24 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 10 miles (grade 2). SK 233457. Brassington CP (north of village). Carsington, Brassington (cut off), Bradbourne, Ballidon. 01246 417850. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
24 Hollinsclough Chapel We are selling the remaining of the flower festival props during the summer months. 11am-4pm. Refreshments available. Any queries Tel. 01298 83270.
24 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Entertainment with rock covers band Midnight Alpha. 9pm- midnight.
24 MEDIEVAL MUSIC AND DANCE WITH PEASANTS REVOLT Mill Yard, Cromford Mill. 1-4pm. Free entry. Wandering minstrels bring medieval music to life on hurdy gurdy, bagpipes, drum and fiddle. They will also be teaching medieval dances. Dishes inspired by recipes from the Medieval period will be served in Arkwright’s Café during the day. For further details please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
24 PIRATES AND PARROTS WORKSHOP Cromford Mills. 10.30am-12noon. Cost: £5 (accompanying adults free) - Limited places, advance booking recommended. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Lift the anchor, hoist the mainsail and get ready for a pirate adventure. Make a parrot puppet and create your very own pirate treasure map to take home. For further details and ticket bookings please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
MONDAY 
25 BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of Bank Holiday Bakewell Methodist Church.
25 BUXTON MODEL BOAT CLUB 10am–4pm. Gothic Wharf, Cromford. Free entry. Come and find out about Buxton Model Boat Club and watch them sail their model boats on the canal at various times throughout the day.
25 Hollinsclough Chapel We are selling the remaining of the flower festival props during the summer months. 11am-4pm. Refreshments available. Any queries Tel. 01298 83270.
25 THE NEW KINGS PLAYERS present Much Ado About Nothing! Mill Yard, Cromford. Free entry. (Donations welcome). 2.30pm. Join The New Kings Players for a memorable afternoon of family fun as they take you all the way to sunny Italy. There will be revenge, passion, mistaken identity…and maybe even a wedding! The New Kings Players is an active student based theatre company. Picnic lunches are available before the performance at 1.30pm. These must be pre-ordered and can be collected from Arkwright’s Café. Adult’s picnic £6, child’s picnic £5.50. For further details please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
TUESDAY 
26 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Leisurely/moderate. Ellastone VH CP. Weaver Hills. 01335 370473.
26 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am – Moderate walk 60 – 90 minutes. Meet at Bonsall – meet at the Fountain Café, parking opposite.
26 THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION WOMEN’S SECTION Bakewell Branch AGM. 7.30pm. Town Hall, Bakewell. Raffle.
26 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Leisurely. Hathersage CP by swimming pool. Hathersage Moor, Grindleford St. No dogs. 01629 823682.
WEDNESDAY 
27 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Leisurely/moderate. Rivendale caravan park café CP. Biggin Dale. 01332 511116.
27 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. Alstonefield WC CP. Hillsdale, Wetton Mill. 01629 823149.
27 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 9.20am. 11 miles. Moderate. Hathersage CP (fee). Meet 9.20am for 9.34 bus to Sheffield. Return via Redmires. 01433 631446.
27 FAMILY WILLOW WEAVING! Mill Yard, Cromford Mill. 10am-3pm. Cost £15 per family – Limited places, booking essential: contact Emma Parkins 07597 233709. Join Junky Monkey and get creative with willow, learning simple weaving skills and take home the bits you make such as fish, stars, garlands and swords. This is a family workshop and adults must be prepared to work with the children. Age 7+. For further details and ticket bookings please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
27 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am Easy walk 60 - 90 minutes. Meet at Starkholmes Village Hall.
THURSDAY 
28 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Fairholmes CP, Upper Ashop and Alport Castles. 01629 732629.
28 WANTED, AT CROMFORD, CHILDREN OF ALL AGES Cromford Mills. 2.30-4pm. £5 (accompanying adults free). Limited places, advance booking recommended. Children must be accompanied by an adult. What was it like to live and work in Richard Arkwright’s Cromford? Step back in time and learn about the jobs in the mills and the way of life of both children and adults. For further details and ticket bookings please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
FRIDAY 
29 fun fridays Hackney Methodist Church, Greenaway Lane, Hackney, Nr Matlock. On Fridays in the holidays. 12.15pm-3pm. Games, crafts and activities. £1.50 per child per session to cover materials. Please bring your own picnic. Children should be accompanied by a parent/carer. For further information please telephone 01629 584136.
29 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 6.30pm. 5 miles (grade 2). SK 198717. Great Longstone (meet outside White Lion). Ramble in the area. 0114 2306109. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
29 THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION Women’s Section Derbyshire County Annual Purse Presentation. Purses received By Rt. Hon. Patrick Mcloughlin MP. Buffet. Raffle. Town Hall, Bakewell (Assembly Rooms). 7.30pm.
29 WHIST DRIVE Sheen village hall. 8pm. £1.50 incl. refreshments. In aid of St Lukes Church, Sheen. Please tel. George 01298 84492.
SATURDAY 
30 BAKEWELL FARMERS’ MARKET Agricultural Centre. 9am-2pm. Parking and easy access. Contact 01629 813777.
30 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Brailsford, Rose and Crown CP. Local walk. 07974 413839.
30 FREE BEGINNERS FLY-FISHING COURSE 2 hour introductory course. At Orvis Retail Store, The Old Town Hall, King Street, Bakewell. Further info. Alisdair Duncan 01629 810226.
30 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Entertainment with 5 piece band Timezone. 9pm-midnight.
30 MODERN BUDDHISM & MEDITATION CLASS at Heart Jewel Centre, Holme Road, Matlock Bath DE4 3NU. 10.30-11.30am. Meditation class in which we explore what Modern Buddhism has to offer modern busy people searching for clarity and meaning in their lives. The class includes a short talk and guided meditation. Cost £2.For further info or to book please call the Centre on 01629581585 or email heartjewelcentre@gmail.com www.heartjewel.org.uk
30 THE HIDDEN GARDENS OF CALVER VILLAGE 11am-4pm. Programmes £4 available from The Bridge Inn, Calver Craft Shop and members of All Saints’ Church Congregation. Over eight gardens to visit. Teas, coffee and plants available at some of the gardens. Coffee will be served at All Saints’ Church from 10am when programmes will also be available. All proceeds to All Saints’ Church, Curbar.
30 - 1 WARDLOW GINGERBREAD AND BOOK FESTIVAL Village Hall. 11am-4.30pm. Refreshments and table top stall.
SUNDAY 
31 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Taddington – Short up to 8 miles. 9.30am. Walk 2: Lamaload - Long over 12 miles. 9.30am. Anyone welcome. Membership £5 single or £8 family per year. Contact 01298 72230 or 01298 23441. www.buxtonramblingclub.co.uk
31 CAR BOOT SALE in Hope Valley, Hope. Gates open 7am–12noon. Cars £5/Vans £10. Refreshments available. Sorry no dogs on the school grounds. Proceeds to Hope Valley College and Hope Sports Association. Information on www.hopevalley.derbyshire.sch.uk or 07538 194348.
31 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. Heatherdene CP (fee). Bamford, Win Hill, Hope Cross, Hagglee Ford. 07913 559337.
31 GREAT HUCKLOW OLD CHAPEL (UNITARIAN) 10.30am. DIY Service led by Liz Shaw. Theme: Anything Goes!
31 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 10 miles (grade 3) SK 240747. Calver (Derwentwater Arms), Bubnell, Pilsley, Pineapple House, Rowland, Calver Low. 01433 651679. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
31 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Sequence and ballroom dancing to Chris Johnson. 8-11pm.
31 PLAGUE SUNDAY Eyam Mechanics Institute. Light lunches, teas, coffees. Crafts, jams, chutneys etc. Eyam Together Creates invites you to this event. All welcome. Open from 12noon to 5pm. Come and join in the celebrations and enjoy our plague pie!
 
 
September 
 
Monday 
1 MATLOCK RAILWAY CLUB The Duke William, 91, Church Street, Matlock. 7.30pm. Film show. Memories of Steam plus Age of Invention. Non members welcome.
1 BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of British Heart Foundation.
1 MATLOCK ADVANCED MOTORISTS AND MOTORCYCLISTS meet at 7pm at the Highfields School, Off Chesterfield Road, Matlock to offer free assessment drives and rides to local drivers and riders. For full details contact 01629 812732. Or visit the IAM website at www.iam.org.uk or www.matlock-iam.webs.com/
1 Matlock & District Hard of Hearing Club Imperial Rooms, Matlock at 2pm. Outing to Sudbury Prison for lunch. Enqiuires Sheila Slack 01629 732715.
1 WHIST DRIVE Join us on the 1st Monday of every month at Biggin Village Hall at 8pm for an enjoyable evening of whist, refreshments and great prizes! Easy adjacent parking & good disabled access. Enquiries please ring Joan on 01335 390377.