Events 2018

The history of Duffield

  • Date - Thursday 20th September
  • Times - TBC
  • Venue - all over Duffield (starting point TBC)

A historical walk around the village. The narrator will explain stories of the past and show how Duffield has come to be what it is.

A limited amount of tickets are being released shortly, for more details contact Di on 07511 230320
2018 Opening and Awards Event

  • Date - Friday 21st September
  • Times - TBC
  • Venue - Ecclesbourne School, Wirksworth Road, Duffield

There is a variety of entertainment planned including Duffield Singers and a few unusual surprises. along with awards being given to all the winners of the competitions.

Tickets at just £3 are available from Duffield News and Treetops Hospice Charity Shop (both on Town Street), online at Ticksource or by emailing [email protected].
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A Ceilidh Dance Evening

  • Date - Saturday 22nd September
  • Times - 7:30pm
  • Venue - Ecclesbourne School, Wirksworth Road, Duffield

A wonderful Ceilidh Dance evening.

You are in for a real treat with Brampton Community Band leading the evening with a caller. Even if you don't know any of the dances, really don't worry as the caller will take you through each one.

Tickets at £9 are available from Duffield News and Treetops Hospice Charity Shop (both on Town Street), online at Ticketsource or by emailing [email protected]
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Karina Goodman's Children's Writing/Illustrating Workshops

  • Date - Sunday 23rd September
  • Times - 1:00pm-2:30pm and 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • Venue - Ecclesbourne School, Wirksworth Road, Duffield

For girls and boys ideally 7+ who love books, making up stories, writing and drawing.

Having read the introduction to Karina's story, set within Ecclesbourne Valley, imaginations run wild as we chat and discuss what happened next. The children then choose to write or draw (or both) their individual adventure with Karina on hand to help them create their story plot and ending.

This event is FREE so BOOKING ESSENTIAL as places limited (normally £10 but are sponsored by Duffield Arts Festival)
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Duffield's Last Night at the Proms

  • Date - Sunday 23rd September
  • Times - 7:30pm-10:00pm
  • Venue - Ecclesbourne School, Wirksworth Road, Duffield

Two brilliant groups of artists, Derwent Valley Windband and Ignite UK, will be performing together for the first time on Sunday 23rd September. This grand finale event will be 'Duffield's Last Night at The Proms!'

Tickets at £10 are available from Duffield News and Treetops Hospice Charity Shop (both on Town Street), online at Ticketsource or by emailing [email protected]

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