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Derby, UK
Saturday, 24th August 2019

Derby City Jobs Fair – this Friday!

Person writing notes
The annual Derby City Jobs fair will be taking place on Friday (21st September) from 10.00am at Derby County Football Club at the Pride Park Stadium. The event, which will be opened by Derby City Council Cabinet Member for People, Councillor Evonne Williams, pulled in...

Derby Adult Learning Service and Blue Sky Derby courses

The Blue Sky Derby research project will soon be coming to an end. But it is not too late to join. We are offering you a free 6 week course to see if a short community learning programme can improve mood and wellbeing. More...

New Health and Wellbeing courses available with Derby Adult Learning Service

People learning
One in four of us will experience a mental health problem in any given year, though many of us are too afraid to talk about it. Talking about mental health doesn’t need to be difficult. It can be as simple as making time to...

New courses at QUAD in Film, Photography and Writing

QUAD offers a chance to keep that New Year’s Resolution of ‘trying something new’ with courses in Film, Artists Training and Photography; plus seven different writing courses taking place at the venue in January and February. In January DSLR Photography Level 1 with tutor Jon...

City launches annual poppy appeal

Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal
The annual Royal British Legion poppy appeal launched on Saturday 29th October to help raise funds for British servicemen and women. Mayor of Derby, Councillor, Linda Winter, has asked for the city to show their support for this year’s appeal, ahead of the Remembrance Day...

Derby Book Festival programme launch at Derby Reads

person reading a book
The programme for the fifth Derby Book Festival is revealed tonight (Wednesday 10 April) at Derby Reads, a special event to be held in QUAD, Derby when the Festival programme is published.  The Festival, which will be held from Friday 31 May - Saturday...

Looking for the perfect wedding venue?

Weddings at the Council House
If you are you looking for an impressive wedding venue at an affordable price, why not consider the Council House? Derby City Council have a variety of options available to suit both small groups and larger parties. For an intimate event, the Mayor's Parlour and adjoining...

Derby Live Competition – chance to win tickets for Frank Sinatra – The Movie Years

To be in with a chance of winning 2 tickets to see Frank Sinatra - The Movie Years at Guildhall Theatre on Thursday 2 March, just answer the following question... What pack was Frank Sinatra famously part of? A) Wolf Pack B) Mouse Pack C) Dog Pack D) Rat Pack E) Cat Pack You can enter the competition...

School pupils go head-to-head for Public Speaking Competition final

Derby Guildhall at night by Kev Hutchby
Once again this year, in partnership with local professional theatre company The Lost Boys, Derby LIVE will be proudly hosting the 6th annual Schools’ Public Speaking Competition. The final will be staged from 12.00 noon on Friday (6th July) in the Guildhall Theatre main auditorium....

Crowds enjoy sunny St George’s Day celebrations

Crowds enjoying St George's Day Celebrations
The crowds gathered in Derby city centre on Saturday for the St George’s Day celebrations produced by Derby LIVE. The event featured a brilliant parade led by St George and the Dragon from St Peter’s Cross along East Street, Exchange Street and past the...