The festive season is over, and January blues are kicking in. Don’t worry, In Derby has plenty of events and activities to keep those January blues at bay, and start this New Year off right!

For those feeling the pinch after Christmas, and wanting to get active in the New Year Derby Active is offering the chance to Join for a Coin! Pay just £1 for your first month of fitness, choosing from gym, classes, swim or all three. Start your year off right, without hurting your pockets with no joining fee or contract and the chance to lose a few pounds, tone up and generally feel healthier. Visit the Derby Active website to join today!

Make the most of the winter nights with Stargazing at Alvaston Park. On Saturday 2nd February join in the evening’s fun by exploring the night’s skies through one of the Derby and District Astronomy Societies’ telescopes, take part in starry craft activities, storytelling and much more. Bring the family along to this free and fun event from 5.00pm to 9.00pm!

On Thursday 7th February Professor Brian Cox will be offering a fascinating insight into the workings of nature at the most fundamental level as he opens his Universal World Tour 2019 at Derby Arena. He will take the audience to the edge of our current understanding about the origin and evolution of our Solar System and the Universe. February’s show is sold out, although tickets are available for Professor Brian Cox’s second date in Derby on Tuesday 10th September for £37 – £47.

Be part of a stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time with Whitney – Queen of the Night at Derby Arena on Friday 8th February. This award-winning production features a sensational line-up of musicians and artistes, and together with a powerhouse and breath-taking performance in the spirit of Whitney, they deliver a show that exceeds expectation on every level. Tickets for Whitney- Queen of the Night are available for just £27.50.

Tickets for all events can be purchased through the Derby Live Box Office on 01332 255800, at the Sales and Information Centre on the Market Place or visit the Derby Live Website.

For more information on all of the events and activities happening in Derby in the New Year, visit the In Derby website.