DAST is hosting a Well-being Event at St Peter’s in the City, Derby, for patients and carers affected by asbestos related conditions.

Thanks to a National Lottery Community Fund grant they have organised an event to for people to find about more about following a healthy lifestyle to help manage their asbestos related condition.

There will be information about breathing exercises, scam awareness, the Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team as well a relaxation session, lunch and refreshments.

Derbyshire Dales CVS is  hosting  a Community and Voluntary Group Coffee Morning at Hathersage Memorial Hall on Tuesday 11th June.

DDCVS Development Worker Jonathan Simcock organiser of the event, says “it should be an interesting and informative morning…we are hoping to have many local voluntary and community groups and service providers at the event. We are also looking to learn about any gaps in local services and opportunities for new voluntary services and community groups to be developed.”

  • Would you like advice on funding and grants for your Sports Club?
  • Are you part of a Community Group that delivers a project about being physically active?
  • Perhaps you have an idea for a project that promotes being physically active?

Organised by Rural Action Derbyshire, the first Feeding Derbyshire Symposium will take place on the 18th June at the Whitworth Centre in Darley Dale.

The symposium will ask all those present one question: – are we doing enough to address food insecurity in Derbyshire?

There will be representatives from food-bank and social eating projects, community groups and local church groups, policy makers in both District and Borough Councils, services providers such as job centres and welfare rights advisors and NHS mental health services, public health workers and schools.

Could you plant a bee and insect-friendly garden? Harness power from nature? Reduce your use of plastics?

There are so many ways to live a greener lifestyle – and people living in and around the Peak District National Park can learn more in a special event on Saturday 13th July (10am to 4pm).

The Pledge, Protect, Connect event is hosted by the Peak District National Park Authority at the Nightingale Centre, Great Hucklow. Celebrating 2019 as the Year of Green Action (YoGA), it will bring together community groups who are already making a difference and those looking for inspiration.

Organised by Derbyshire Agricultural Chaplaincy in support of Macmillan and Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution charities.

An arts sale and auction at the Agricultural Business Centre in Bakewell, DE45 1AH.

Sealed bids are being take for a framed painting of Milldale, Derbyshire by Lesley Griggs.

If you would like to make a bid please contact Alan Griggs on 07710 088972 or email