To celebrate World Book Night, get in touch with Connex Community Support if you’d like to receive ‘Stories to Make You Smile’ – for you, for a friend or for your group – a book of ten uplifting tales from bestselling authors. These stories are apparently guaranteed to lift your spirits and warm your heart! Try them for free and see! Drop Connex a line via or phone 01335 348600 to reserve your copy today!

From Rural Action Derbyshire – Re-opening your hall safely – an update on the 4 Step Roadmap – Information and discussion via Zoom!

The aim of this session is to provide a ‘re-cap’ of the latest ACRE guidelines for the safe re-opening of village and community halls post COVID-19 closures in response to the new ‘4 Step Roadmap to recovery.’

Junction Arts’ third Derbyshire Creative Heritage Conference will take place on Thursday the 27th May.

Entitled Activism for Social Change, Junction Arts will be exploring the role of the arts and heritage sectors in making change, as a tool for protest and in helping to make our voices heard.

This year the conference will be an online event, from 10.00-1.30pm and the full programme will be annoucned over the next few weeks.