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JANUARY

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28 BAKEWELL DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Moderate walk 90 – 120 minutes. Meet at Rowsley – park in rear car park at Peak Village.

28 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Hardwick Lower CP (fee), Hardwick park area. 01629 825726.

Friday
29 A BAKEWELL U3A MEG LAIRD TALK entitled “Blue Peter And Beyond” – Simon Groom of Blue Peter fame, with his long-time affinity with Derbyshire, will talk to us. The talk will be in the Medway Centre, Bakewell, at 2.15pm. Entry is £3 and includes light refreshment afterwards. Join us for what should be a fascinating talk, and to find out more about U3A activities in our area.

29 BASLOW SPORTS FIELD TRUST presents An Evening with Eileen Langsley International Sports Photographer. Baslow Village Hall. 7.30pm. Join us for an evening of sporting nostalgia through the photographic lens. Eileen, who lives in Baslow, has photographed many iconic names in sport covering 13 Olympics. She has produced some of the most mind-blowing images of her generation and this special evening poses a unique opportunity to go behind the scenes at the world’s premier sporting events. Tickets £10. Limited tickets available from Baslow Spar Shop - Peter Holt 07801 183913 - Helen Watts 07734 448832.

29 LIVE AT THE MEDWAY, BAKEWELL A great night of entertainment. Holder and Smith - Magic and Music from Las Vegas, Micky P - Compere and Comedy, The Bobby Pins Trio - A’Capella, Isaac Neilson - Young Solo Guitarist, Tim Ralphs - Story Teller. In aid of Ashgate Hospice. 7.30pm. At Medway Centre, New Street, Bakewell, DE45 1DY. Tickets £10 including glass of wine or juice available from The Bakewell Bookshop 01629 812818 or Jonathan Rowlands 07973 289756 or at the Medway on the night.

Saturday
30 BAKEWELL FARMERS’ MARKET Agricultural Centre. 9am-2pm. Parking and easy access. Contact 01629 813777.

30 BETTY’S COFFEE MORNING 10am-12 noon South Darley Village Hall. Bring & Buy - all the usual stalls. Hope to see you there. Proceeds to St. Mary’s Church.

30 Buxton Field Club - Ken Balcow speaking on The Flowers of Jersey. Buxton Methodist Church 7.30pm. Visitor £3.

30 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Oakamoor picnic area, Toothill, Alton and abondoned railway. 07960 029081.

Sunday
31 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Chinley – Short up to 8 miles. 10am. Walk 2: Little Hayfield – 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

31 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 10 miles. Moderate. Rowsley, Old Station, Edensor, Chatsworth, Beeley. 01298 85354.

31 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 9 miles (grade 3) SK 174811. Bradwell (meet at Church). Green Dale, Little Hucklow, Great Hucklow, Abney Moor. 07879 404108. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk

31 Kate Green Band. 3 piece Folk and blues band In the tea room. Old Hall Hotel, Hope, S33 6RH from 7.30pm. Entrance £5 advance or £6 on door. Any profit is donated to charity.






FEBRUARY

Monday
1 BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of Goboka Rwanda Trust.

1 MATLOCK AND DISTRICT HARD OF HEARING CLUB Imperial Rooms, Matlock. 2pm. Rosemary Beney  talks about The History of the Humble Bicycle. Contact Sheila Slack 01629 732715.

1 PAN (PARENTING ADDITIONAL NEEDS) Matlock Children’s Centre. 9.30-11.30am. Support, information and advice to families who have a child with a disability. For more info. email. parentingadditionalneeds@yahoo.co.uk

1 TRANSITION HOPE VALLEY The series of free public speaker meetings with question and answer sessions continues into 2016 on the theme of the environment, sustainability and climate change. Loxley Hall, Hope. 7.45pm. Huw Evans will talk on the Development of Sheffield Organic Growers. For more information see: https://transhopevalley.wordpress.com/

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.

Tuesday
2 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.40am. 4 miles. Extra leisurely. Darley Dale, Station Road. 10.50am bus to Winster. Walk over Stanton Moor to Rowsley. Return by bus. 01629 650497.

2 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Leisurely. South Wingfield, Church Hall CP. Alfreton Park. 07779 844334.

2 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Moderate. Grindleford Stn. Padley Gorge, Higger Tor and Longshaw. 01629 825726.

2 Matlock Advanced Motorists indoor meeting at 7.30pm at the Duke William, Church Street, Matlock – for details of the evening event contact Bill Storey on 01629 812732, non members welcome. Or visit the IAM website at www.iam.org.uk or www.matlock-iam.webs.com

2 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am - Moderate walk 60 – 90 minutes. Meet at High Peak Junction Car Park (Lea Bridge) £1.30 for two hours parking.

2 MEDITATE IN BUXTON A New Start to Life - Living with Mindfulness. Meditation classes at Samudra Buddhist Centre, 47 High Street, Buxton, SK17 6HB, 7.30-8.30pm. These classes are suitable for everyone. The facility fee is £4 (£3 concession). For more information please contact Samudra Buddhist Centre on 01298 79777, or, 07527292908, or e-mail info@samudracentre.org. Our website is www.samudracentre.org, and facebook.com/SamudraBuddhistCentre.

2 Walk with the Derbyshire Dales District Ramblers 10.40am. Long progression walks of around 4 miles but at a leisurely pace on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month. The walks might involve about 400 feet of ascent and descent with 2 refreshment stops. Please bring food, drink and a ‘sit mat’. Finish time around 2.30pm. Meet at Station Road, Darley Dale 274627 10:50 bus to Winster, walk over Stanton Moor to Rowsley, return by bus.



Wednesday
3 CROMFORD W.I. Cromford Institute, The Hill, Cromford. 7.30pm. Ben Wilkes - Border Collie Trust. Visitors and new members welcome.

3 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Leisurely/moderate. Ashbourne Waterside Retail Park, Clifton, Snelston and Mayfield. 07891 219150.

3 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. Calver slip road, Stoke Wood, Hawood. 01629 823149.

3 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. Eyam. Free CP. Abney Moor, Offerton Moor, Eyam Moor. 01773 747380.

3 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Easy walk 60 - 90 minutes. Meet at Birchover Quarry on main Birchover to Stanton in Peak Road.

3 Meditate in Buxton A New Start to Life - Living with Mindfulness. Meditation classes at Samudra Buddhist Centre, 47 High Street, Buxton, SK17 6HB, Wednesday mornings from 10.30-11.45am and Wednesday evenings from 7-8.30pm. These classes are suitable for everyone. The facility fee is £5 (£4 concession) for morning class and £6 per class (£4 concession) for evening class. For more information please contact Samudra Buddhist Centre on 01298 79777 or 07527292908, or e-mail info@samudracentre.org. Our website is www.samudracentre.org, and facebook.com/SamudraBuddhistCentre.

3 ST HELEN’S LADIES GROUP Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale. 7.30pm. Ann Pilkington will give an illustrated talk on the Navaho Indians.

3 Tideswell Easy Walk 60 – 90 minutes, 10am. Meet at Fountain Square, adjacent to the public toilets for a walk around Tideswell and the surrounding area.

Thursday
4 BAKEWELL DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Moderate walk 90 – 120 minutes. Meet at Ashford in the Water – park by the old footbridge

4 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Holbrook, St Michaels FC, (Makeney Road), Horsley Castle, Brackley Gate. 01773 824655.

Friday
5 BASLOW SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB Baslow Village Hall, 2pm. Being a Red Sock at Chatsworth Country Fair - Sally Jackson.
Saturday
6 CALVER CHILDREN’S CINEMA Calver Village Hall. ‘Minions’. Tickets £3 on the door or tel. 01433 631298 under 3s free. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Doors open 1.30pm film starts at 2.30pm. Refreshments for adults. Goodies stall for kiddies! Free parking. Disabled facilities.

6 CASTLETON CINEMA CLUB Village Hall. 7 for 7.30pm start. Woman in Gold. Entrance fee. Members £2, visitors £5 automatically becoming members. Hot tea and coffee or soft drink served free of charge or bring your own bottle (glasses provided. Enq. 01433 621058 or keith.iggo@virgin.net

6 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Middleton by Youlgreave, local walk. 01332 760113.

6 Derbyshire Dales Woodcraft Club meets in Wyaston village hall from 10am-2pm. The club has about 40 members at varying skill levels, from complete beginner to expert, in woodturning, woodcarving, marquetry and pyrography. This meeting is a hands-on session, so if you would like to have a go at woodturning, carving etc. then come along.  First meeting is free as are drinks but bring your lunch!  It is hoped that we will have an importer of Olive Wood at the meeting who will be selling this material in various sizes.  Additionally one of our members, a marquetry expert, will be bringing along extra equipment and running a workshop for those who are interested.

Sunday
7 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Chapel – Short up to 8 miles. 10am. Walk 2: Disley – 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

7 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. High Peak Junction CP (fee). Riber, Bonsall, Black Rock. 07592 886381.

7 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 9 miles. Grade 4. SK 258721. Baslow (meet at pay and display car park). Chatsworth, Brampton East Moor, Hob Hurst’s House, Chatsworth Hunting Tower. (some access - no dogs). 0114 2483 441. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk

Monday
8 BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of Youlgrave Village Charity.

8 Wirksworth & DISTRICT PROBUS CLUB The guest speaker, John Windsor will talk to us about "The Ignorant Persons Guide to Enlightenment". The club meets in the Hope & Anchor, Wirksworth at 10.30.am. Visitors and new members welcome.

Tuesday
9 BAKEWELL TOWN GUILD Bakewell Town Hall. 9.45-11.45am. Bradwell’s Ice Cream.

9 BASLOW FELLOWSHIP GROUP Church Rooms, Baslow. 2pm. Mr Mike Woffenden, on the role of the Sheffield Church Burgess. All are welcome.

9 CHRISTIAN COFFEE CLUB Imperial Rooms, Matlock. 10am. Visiting speaker.

9 DARLEY DALE W.I. Methodist Church Hall, Dale Road, Darley Dale. 7.15pm. Lead Mining/Derbyshire - John Wilmot. Visitors and new members always welcome.

9 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Moderate. Belper Coppice CP, Derwent valley and Chevin. 01335 370436.

9 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Moderate. Moor Lane lay-by. Great Longstone, Longstone Edge, Crossdale Head, Longstone Moor. 07852 226935.

9 MEDITATE IN BUXTON A New Start to Life - Living with Mindfulness. Meditation classes at Samudra Buddhist Centre, 47 High Street, Buxton, SK17 6HB, 7.30-8.30pm. These classes are suitable for everyone. The facility fee is £4 (£3 concession). For more information please contact Samudra Buddhist Centre on 01298 79777, or, 07527292908, or e-mail info@samudracentre.org. Our website is www.samudracentre.org, and facebook.com/SamudraBuddhistCentre.

9 HOPE HISTORICAL SOCIETY Methodist Hall, Edale Road. 7.30pm. John Talbot. All are welcome. There is a small charge for non-members.

9 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am – Easy walk 60 – 90 minutes. Meet at Ashover Village Hall.

9 PAN (PARENTING ADDITIONAL NEEDS) Bakewell Children’s Centre. 9.30-11.30am. Support, information and advice to families who have a child with a disability. For more info. email. parentingadditionalneeds@yahoo.co.uk

9 TANSLEY GARDEN AND COUNTRYSIDE CLUB 7.30pm. Village Hall. National Parks of England and Wales - Peter Ward. Everyone welcome. Non-members £2.50. 01629 580917.

9 Youlgrave Easy Walk 60 – 90 minutes, 10.30am. Meet at Coldwell End Car Park in the village for an easy walk around Youlgrave area and in future from Birchover and Stanton in Peak.

Wednesday
10 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Curbar Gap CP (NT). White Edge, Froggatt and Curbar Edges. 07731 560407.

10 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 10 miles. Moderate. Ambergate, Holly Lane, Shining Clough Woods, Whatstandwell. 07929 721714.

10 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. Upperdale. Nine Dales. 01629 581941.

10 Matlock Derbyshire Dales Walking for Health 10am. Easy walk 60 - 90 minutes. Meet at Black Rocks – lower car park (£1.30 for two hours).

10 Meditate in Buxton A New Start to Life - Living with Mindfulness. Meditation classes at Samudra Buddhist Centre, 47 High Street, Buxton, SK17 6HB, Wednesday mornings from 10.30-11.45am and Wednesday evenings from 7-8.30pm. These classes are suitable for everyone. The facility fee is £5 (£4 concession) for morning class and £6 per class (£4 concession) for evening class. For more information please contact Samudra Buddhist Centre on 01298 79777 or 07527292908, or e-mail info@samudracentre.org. Our website is www.samudracentre.org, and facebook.com/SamudraBuddhistCentre.

Thursday
11 BAKEWELL DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Moderate walk 90 – 120 minutes. Meet at Calver – Park by playing fields in village centre.

11 CALVER FILM Village Hall, Calver. 7.30pm. Suite Francaise (English Language) cert 15. Calver Film is a membership club costing £20. Guest tickets cost £5.00. Charity of the month Helens Trust. For further information contact Denise Hall 01433 630760.

11 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Crich, Wakebridge lay-by. Three Tramways. 01773 827713.

Friday
12 BAMFORD AND DISTRICT HISTORY GROUP The Bamford Institute. 8pm. Curiosities of the Peak District - Ellen Outram. Visitors welcome.

12 CRESSBROOK FILM CLUB Middle Row, Cressbrook. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels cert PG. American Freddy Benson (Steve Martin) and Brit Lawrence Jamieson (Michael Caine) are con men who work the French Riviera - first as colleagues, later as rivals - praying on rich, gullible women before finally meeting their match. The film has an old-fashioned feel (no sex, violence or bad language) and is a laugh-out-loud gem. Doors open 7.30 for 8pm, the bar will be open for refreshments before and after the film and as ever, there's a warm welcome for old and new members and guests. Guest tickets available at £5-00 per film for adults and £3 for kids. Contact John Butler 01298 872 025 or David Lawton on 01298 872 144 to renew your membership, become a member and book guest tickets in advance.

12 MATLOCK ANTIQUES AND COLLECTABLES SOCIETY Imperial Rooms, Imperial Road, Matlock. 7.30pm. Childhood Memorabilia - John Morgan.

Saturday
13 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Allestree, Woodlands Lane CP. Local walk. 01332 557887.

13 North Derbyshire Cottage Garden Society “The Horticultural History of Renishaw Hall” by the Head Gardener David Kesteven. 2pm at the Temple Hotel, Matlock Bath. Visitors and new members welcome.

13 Prince & Princess Disco Wirksworth Memorial Hall, 2-3.30pm. Dancing, games, face painting, snacks & drinks. All preschool aged children welcome with accompanying adult, £5 per child. Proceeds to Wirksworth Preschool Playgroup.

Sunday
14 ASHBOURNE ANIMAL WELFARE BE MY VALENTINE OPEN DAY 11am-4pm. The Ark, Wyaston Rd, Ashbourne. Visit the cattery & kennels and let one of our cats or dogs steal your heart. Homemade lunches & teas. Gifts, Bric a Brac, Books. Free admission. For more info tel: 01335 300494.

14 BAKEWELL AND ASHFORD FILM SOCIETY 7.30pm. Medway Centre, Bakewell. La Famille Bélier with Englishs subtitles.

14 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Dovedale – Short up to 8 miles. 10am. Walk 2: Monyash 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

14 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 12 miles. Moderate. Calton Lees CP (fee). Calton Pastures, Edensor, Chatsworth, Beeley. 01629 581164.

14 Derwent and Hope Valleys Advanced Motorists meeting at the Eyre Arms, Calver Cross Roads at 10am. “Free assessment drives for local motorists. Also motorcyclists welcome to come along. Please contact on 01629 812732 for full details. Or visit the IAM website at www.iam.org.uk or www.matlock-iam.webs.com

14 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 8 miles (grade 2+). SK 185716. Monsal Head, Monsal Dale, Taddington. 0114 2306 109. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk

14 Zetor in The KailYard, Scottish folk Duo in the Tea room. Old Hall Hotel, Hope, S33 6RH from 7.30pm. Entrance £5 advance or £6 on door. Any profit is donated to charity.

Monday
15 BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of Derbyshire ‘Save a Life’.

15 BAKEWELL PHOTO CLUB Friends Meeting House, Chapel Row, Bakewell. (Behind Methodist Church, Matlock Road) 7.30pm. Illustrated talk on Croatia by Ian Daisley, well-known local professional photographer. Ian took these images during a visit to the Plitvice Lakes National Park.   Visitors are very welcome.

15 HIGH PEAK DIABETIC SELF-HELP GROUP AND PEN PEOPLE Wye Room, The Buckingham Hotel, Buxton (at the junction of Burlington Rd and St. Johns Road). Buxton. 7-9pm.