Social Events

Thursday, 5 July 2018 Spanish night - Flowerpot Pub Meet
Start: 7pm
This is a great free evening staged in the Flowerpot pub beer garden with free Tapas, Spanish singing and sometimes dancing. The music starts at 8pm, however as it is a popular event it is best to get there earlier. Look out for Neil Thompson who will be there from around 7pm.

Flowerpot pub: 19 - 25 King Street, Derby DE1 3DZ
Organiser: Neil Thompson

Saturday, 7 July 2018 Summer Social Baslow Village Hall Walk/Meal
For the annual summer gathering we have a new venue of Baslow Village Hall which has great facilities regardless of the weather. The Baslow area has lovely walks giving us options for a range of long, medium and short circular walks on the day followed by sharing food and time together in the Hall from around 17.00hrs. You are invited to bring your favourite/signature dish to share, tea/coffee provided. The Hall has toilets, kitchen (able to heat food and make hot drinks), tables and chairs with a garden area and up to 20 free car parking spaces in addition to some free on road parking spaces and the Baslow pay and display car park. The tickets will be 3 per person to cover the cost of hiring the Hall. There is also the opportunity to win a raffle prize using the number on your ticket. NO walking boots allowed in the Hall. Tickets are available from Bob & Heather Ingram, Andrew Yeoman and Diane Jackson at walking events plus all the Committee members have information. More details of times, walks and food arrangements to follow.
See Baslow Village Hall www:

Committee members have further information.

Saturday, 14 July 2018 Hartington Walks And Evening meal Walk/Meal
Start: 7:30pm
I am leading two walks on the 14th and 15th July for OSW, both in the Hartington area. Walks are on the program. Anyone is welcome. I am staying Saturday night at Hartington Hall YHA. It is a classic awesome building and I have booked a single room with breakfast for about 40, dorms available at 30. Anyone interested, feel free to book your own accommodation. I will book a group meal for the Saturday night at the Devonshire Arms 7.30pm (12 going so-far). I will be booking the meal late March. If you would like to attend please text me.
Organiser: Tony Lennox 07403238266

Sunday, 2 September 2018 Darley Park Concert and Fireworks Concert
Start: 6pm
Darley Park Concert and fireworks. We will meet at Derby Cathedral 4.30pm to walk to the concert. Bring a picnic. Tickets 3.50 or 7.50 on the day. I have 10 tickets.
Organiser: Andrew 07785355237 (

Friday, 28 September 2018 Abigail's Party Theatre
Start: 7:30pm
Abigail's Party by Mike Leigh.
A hilarious masterpiece of situation comedy.
Derby theatre.This is a preview night I have 10 tickets at 10.00 each these are 24.00 the following night.UPDATE tickets now sold, you can buy online or 01332 593939
Organiser: Andrew 07785355237 (

Sunday, 7 October 2018 Derby Folk Festival Day Out
This is the last day of the Derby Folk Festival with both singing and dancing events in the town centre - in pubs, marquee's, theatres and the cathedral quarter. If you are interested, check out the website and have a chat with us on walks as more details are published by the festival organisers:

You can buy tickets through the website linked above for the day or for specific events.
Organiser: Bob & Heather Ingram

Saturday, 1 December 2018 Hansel and Gretel Theatre
Start: 7:15pm
A Derby Theatre festive production Hansel and Gretel. This is a preview night I have 12 tickets 11.50 each. The same seats are 24.00 the following weeks. Drinks after. UP DATE tickets now sold.
Organiser: Andrew 07785355237 (

Saturday, 8 December 2018 Christmas Meal & Disco Party
Start: 6pm
Christmas Meal and Disco at The Rose & Crown, Main Road, Middle Mayfield, near Ashbourne, DE6 2JT.
Details to follow, including a new disco.
Organiser: Shane & Sandra 07770442599 (after 1200) (