News & Events

Delivered  by Rural Action Derbyshire this half-day training session will cover: –

  • Understanding your governing document
  • Explain the two different types of village hall trustee
  • Committee meetings and the role of committee members
  • Holding effective AGMs

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If you are a carer or know someone that is, and would like to have an hour or so respite with coffee and a chat please feel free to drop into the St Oswald’s Church Hall on the first Wednesday of every month. From the beginning of August at St Oswald ‘s Hall, please feel free to drop in.

Dates this year: 2nd August, 6th September, 4th October, 1st November, 6th December

Job Vacancy with Farming Life Centre

The Farming Life Centre is looking for a Macmillan Rural Health Outreach Coordinator. The job is for 21 hours per week (flexible) until 30/04/2018. Future longer term Macmillan funding to be confirmed September 2018.

Salary – £18,000 pa FTE (NJC Scale 4 Spinal Point)

The job is located at The Farming Life Centre, Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell and at Outreach Locations across the Peak District. For more information and a Job Pack please see

New National Lottery Awards For All

Awards For All has now changed, it will be known as National Lottery Awards for All. The rewards are still the same (£300 to £10,000) however the program now has new outcomes, these are:

  • bring people together and build strong relationships in and across communities
  • improve the places and spaces that matter to communities
  • enable more people to fulfil their potential by working to address issues at the earliest possible stage.

Junction Arts will be holding the inaugural Derbyshire Creative Heritage Conference at the Gothic Warehouse in Cromford Mill. The focus of the conference is how the arts can be a valuable tool to young people with their heritage.

For more information please contact Jemma Burton at Junction Arts. Email: 

Computer Table Free For a Good Home

Computer table going free for anyone who is in need of one. The printer as shown on the table is also going free. If you would like them, please contact us before Tuesday 18th July.

Phone: 01629812154 Or contact us