What's on inBelper

Welcome to Belper

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Belper - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Belper to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Belper

02
FEB
FREE taster session at the Mansfield Rock Choir
William Kaye Function Hall

The local Mansfield choir is run by singing teacher Jennie Harwood. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart‐topping singers and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
FEB
FREE taster session at the Belper Rock Choir
Belper School

Your local Belper choir is run by singerpianist Jennie Harwood. The choir is for all ages and all the local Derbyshire branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9500 seat Liverpool Arena and Guinness World…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
FEB
FREE taster session at the Mickleover/Derby Rock C
Mickleover Community Centre

Your friendly local Derby choir is run by Derbyshire based musician Jennie Harwood. Over the past few years Rock Choir has entered British peoples hearts with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities. With…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
FEB
FREE taster session at the Derby Rock Choir
Osmaston Park Community Centre Hall

The Derby Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Jennie Harwood. The Derby branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Derby community causes and events all the local Derbyshire choirs come…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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05
FEB
FREE taster session at the Nottingham/Beeston Rock
Junior Hall

The Beeston Rock Choir is led by Nottinghamshire based musician Jennie Harwood. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Beeston and wider Nottinghamshire area. We…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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06
FEB
Alex Garnett's Bunch of Fives
The CUBE, Déda

Alex Garnett ‐ saxophone Brandon Allen ‐ saxophone Liam Noble ‐ piano Michael Janisch ‐ bass James Maddren ‐ drumsDerby Jazz presents Alex Garnetts Bunch of Fives bringing the duelling two tenor saxophone line‐up of yesteryear into the new territory of contemporary…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 370911
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06
FEB
Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

A legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 Rooms.This delightful setting is the centre for a fabulous monthly night out.Open 8pm‐1am Admission £6 before 9.30 £7.50 after.If you book in advance well add your name to the guest list simply print…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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09
FEB
Let's Submit a Book writing course
QUAD

LETS SUBMIT A BOOKCreative Writing CourseQUAD Market Place DerbyMondays 9th February 30th March 6:30pm 9:00pmCost: £120 £110 concessions £100 QUAD MembersFor more information or to book visit http:www.derbyquad.co.ukfilm‐course‐adultlets‐submit‐book‐creative‐writing or call QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606So youve finished your first…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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12
FEB
From Idea to Publication writing course
QUAD

FROM IDEA TO PUBLICATIONCreative Writing CourseQUAD Market Place DerbyThursdays 12th February 2nd April 6:30pm 9:00pmCost: £120 £110 concessions £100 QUAD MembersFor more information or to book your place visit http:www.derbyquad.co.ukfilm‐course‐adultidea‐publication‐creative‐writing or call QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 This eight…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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15
FEB
Pat Thomas & Ntshuks Bonga
Derby Theatre (Studio)

Featured cover artist for JAZZWISE in July Pat Thomas has played piano and electronica with many of the worlds leading improvisers. For this Sunday afternoon session for Derby Jazz hes joined by Johannasburg saxophonist Ntshuks Bonga who is known for his…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 593939
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20
FEB
Partisans
Robert Ludlam Theatre

Phil Robson ‐ guitar Julian Siegel ‐ saxes Thad Kelly ‐ bass Gene Calderazzo ‐ drumsDerby Jazz presents Partisans ‐ hailed as being the forerunners of the new wave of British jazz in the 1990s. Partisans released their 5th album Swamp in…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 541662
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27
FEB
Westgate Suites Motown
Westgate Suites

The Westgate Suites West Gate Long Eaton Notts NG10 1EHAbsolutely Packed Casual But Smart PleaseAlways The Last Friday Of The Month Except DecemberThe Friday Before Christmas4 Rooms Of Music At The East Midlands Soul Night; Admission £5 Before 9.30 £7 After Open…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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01
MAR
Home and Leisure Fayre
Chevin Golf Club

Aurora Fayres invite you to the Home and Leisure Fayre at the Chevin Golf Club Duffield Derbyshire DE56 4EE.Open 10am ‐ 4pmAn ideal opportunity to purchase beautiful items from local quality tradersbusinesses and engage with the varied leisure activities available in our…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07870 895390
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06
MAR
Andy Cleyndert Quartet featuring Martin Shaw
The CUBE, Déda

Andrew Cleyndert double bass Martin Shaw trumpetflugelhorn Colin Oxley guitarBest known for his work with Stan Tracey bass player Andrew Cleyndert has brought together an extraordinary line‐up to play for Derby Jazz offering stunning new arrangements of jazz classics…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 370911
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22
MAR
Swansea City Opera present Faust
Mansfield Palace Theatre

Swansea City Opera present Faust by Charles Gounod National Tour 2015This Spring Swansea City Opera return in a celebration of their 10th anniversary with a 20 date strong UK Wide Tour in a rare production of Charles Gounods acclaimed and beloved opera…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01623 633133
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22
MAR
Wedding Fayre
Ormonde Fields Golf Club

A very warm welcome awaits you at the Ormonde Fields Golf Club Wedding Fayreon Sunday 22nd March 201511am ‐ 3.30pmWe have a lovely variety of excellent quality exhibitors to help you with the planning of your Special Day.Free AdmissionRefreshments AvailableCar parking onsiteOrmonde…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07870 895390
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27
MAR
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The Sabai Pavilion

The hottest funniest show this side of Bangkok the Ladyboys bring their new show for 2015 Beauties and the Beats to the UK taking you to a new level of frantic fun laughter and good times as only the Lady Boys…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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19
APR
Derby 10k and 3k
ipro stadium

The Sporting Futures Events team in association with The University Of Derby are pleased to announce that entries for the 2015 race are now open. The race will take place on Sunday 19th April 2015 and will once again incorporate the…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01773 841372
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25
APR
Bakewell Food Festival
Bakewell Town Center

Bakewell is hosting its fourth food festival along with over 50 stalls there will be cookery demonstrations at the school of food tastings and discounts around the town childrens rides James McKay with his owls road shows and much much more. The…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07812 029638
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26
APR
Craft & Gift Fayre
Nealies

Craft & Gift Fayre on Sunday 3rd May 2015 atNealies function room Derby Road Milford nr. Belper Derbyshire DE56 0QF11am ‐ 3.30pmWe have a lovely variety of stalls showcasing local talented craftspeopleFree admissionFree Car parking onsiteRefreshments available …

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07870 895390
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02
MAY
Ghost Hunt at The Block
The Block

Built in the early 1800s to service the brewing industry in Burton the Block has seen quite a lot of history in its time. Housing both British and American troops during the 1940s as part of the ongoing war effort. …

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 08444 143982
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03
MAY
Antiques, Vintage & Collectors Fayre
Belper Town F.C.

Bringing together an ecclectic mix of exhibitors catering for all tastes and eras.Antiques Vintage and Collectors Fayre on Sunday 3rd May 201510am ‐ 4pm at Belper Town F.C. The Nailers function room …

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07870 895390
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26
MAY
Sarah Millican X POSTPONED
Derby Assembly Rooms

Sarah Millican X POSTPONED at Derby Assembly Rooms live on Tuesday 26 May 2015 in Derby Derbyshire. To compare ticket prices for the Sarah Millican X POSTPONED event at Derby Assembly Rooms see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
JUN
Stewart Francis
Winding Wheel

The star of 'Mock The Week' 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo' embarks on a brand new tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show A brilliant comic brain... this stand‐up cracks some…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
JUN
Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour
Winding Wheel

Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour at Winding Wheel live Comedy on Tuesday 02 June 2015 in Chesterfield Derbyshire. To compare ticket prices for the Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour event at Winding Wheel see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
JUN
Download Festival 2015 3 Day
Donington Park

Download Festival 2015 3 Day at Donington Park in Derby on Friday 12 June 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUL
Edge-Lit 4
QUAD

EDGE‐LIT 4Saturday 11th July 10am‐10pm approxQUAD Market Place DerbyTickets £30 including access to all sessions on the day and goodie bagEdge‐Lit returns for its latest instalment with the biggest year yetAn essential day out for any writer or reader of science‐fiction fantasy…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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Tourist Attractions


The Heights of Abraham

The Heights of Abraham experience begins with a spectacular cable car ride above the village of Matlock Bath. Pausing high over the Derwent river, you will have a birds eye view of the valley below.Once at the summit, explore underground in two of the area's most famous…

Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

See how Denby is made, 'have a go' at painting a plate, watch a free cookery demonstration in the Emporium or browse around the shops and museum. All Tours at Denby are led by experienced Tour Guides who will take you round and explain how the pottery…

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

The Ecclesbourne Valley is one of Derbyshires most lovely and unspoilt valleys, stretching from the northern outskirts of Derby, at Duffield, to Wirksworth, an ancient market town known as the Gem of the Peak. By taking the train to the lines far northern terminus at Ravenstor on its…

Kedleston Hall

Kedleston was built between 1759 and 1765 for the Curzon family, who have lived in the area since the 12th century. The house boasts the most complete and least‐altered sequence of Robert Adam interiors in England, with the magnificent state rooms retaining their great collections of paintings…

Middleton Top Engine House

Middleton Top at Middleton by Wirksworth is well sign posted. From the A6 at Cromford take the B5036 and B5035 for Ashbourne. Opening times 10.30am 5pm.The Middleton Top Countryside Centre is situated on the High Peak Trail, Middleton by Wirksworth. The Top as you might expect, is at…

Midland Railway Butterley

A Standard Gauge Railway Running Steam and Diesel Hauled Passenger Trains with a Musueum Dedicated to the Midland Railway.The Midland Railway, Butterley is the home for all things associated with the Midland Railway. There is a standard gauge line which has steam and diesel hauled passenger trains. The…

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