Belper  Celebration

 “What`s on in Belper”

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 “What`s on in Belper”


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Just a few of the things happening in and around Belper

AUGUST 2018







Wednesday 1st


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  Wed Doubles A v Little Eatonn A – Starts 6.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Thursday  2nd


Bluebell Chevin Fell Races - Race 2
Fell Race Distance: 6.5k – 02/08/20018 - Starts at 19.30

Race Address: Bluebell Inn, Farnah Green, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 2UP

Details: The race is over one 6.52km  lap. There is no shorter race at this event - apologies

Race Fee: £5, £2 for 16-17 year olds (under 16 FREE) Go to www.runningwithdavid.com for more info


Friday 3rd


Saturday 4th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  Sat Singles B v Ashbourne – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Belper Meadows C.C. 2nd  XI  v  Ashover  C.C. 2nd   XI (H) – 1.30pm on Christ Church Meadows


Belper Amateurs C.C. 2nd   XI  v  Apperknowle  C.C. 2nd  XI (H) – 1.30pm on the Packhouse Ground, Alderwasley


Sunday  5th


5th (2pm) Turnpike to the Workhouse Walk

Start: Strutt’s North Mill (DE56 1YD). – Leader: Christine Smith.

Trace the route of the old turnpike from the Mill to the Workhouse, along the A6, to find out about the social

lives of Belper people in times past, their hardships and entertainments. Approximate length 1.5 miles

Details at www.belpernorthmill.org or 01773 880474. Just turn up


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  Competition – Charity Day – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Monday  6th


Tuesday  7th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  SD Sen Ladies v Spondon – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


BECOME ONE OF THE CREW and  VOLUNTEER & SUPPORT  YOUR LOCAL AIR AMBULANCE

JOIN BELPER & MATLOCK DISTRICT AIR AMBULANCE SUPPORTERS GROUP

We meet in The Millhouse, Derby Road, Milford, Belper DE56 0QW. – For 12.00 noon

We are a small but vibrant group looking for new volunteers who have

 a few hours to spare each month to take part in a wide variety of fund raising activities.

If you enjoy meeting people and you would like to raise money for a highly regarded charity at the same time come along and meet us to find out more at one of our meetings - no obligations.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE A PRE-MEETING TELEPHONE CHAT EMAIL rich75heli@gmail.com  

PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR NAME AND PHONE NUMBER We need your help to save lives


Wednesday 8th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club Over 55s A v Horsley A – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  Wed Doubles B v South Wingfield B – Starts 6.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Thursday  9th


Belper & District Organ  Keyboard Club SOCIAL NIGHT at the Congregational Church, Green Lane, Belper.

Starts 7.00 p.m. till 10.00 p.m. — The charge for social evening is £1, including Tea, Coffee & Biscuits.


Friday 10th


Saturday 11th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  Sat Singles B v Hazelwood B – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Belper Meadows C.C. 1st XI  v  Derby Congregational  C.C. 1st   XI (H) – 1.30pm on Christ Church Meadows


Belper Amateurs C.C. 1st   XI  v  Darley Dale  C.C. 2nd   XI (H) – 1.30pm on the Packhouse Ground, Alderwasley


Belper Farmers Markets are held on the 2nd Saturday of every month on the Market Place

from 8.30 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. There is free parking in the adjacent Coppice Car Park.

Café and crafts at No.28. Free entry.


Sunday  12th


12th (2pm) Around Duffield Walk

Start: St Alkmund’s Church car park (DE56 4BA). – Leader: John Morrissey.

A two-mile walk around the Village that Moved. John will follow in its footsteps.

Includes a visit to the site of one of England’s sturdiest castles, long demolished.

Details at www.belpernorthmill.org or 01773 880474. Just turn up.


Monday  13th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  SD Vets v Spondon 1 – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  S.D Ladies v Horsley – Starts 7.00pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Tuesday  14th


Wednesday 15th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club Over 55s B v Horsley B – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Thursday  16th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  S.D Ladies v Stretton – Starts 7.00pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Friday 17th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  S.D Men`s v Eureka Park – Starts 7.00pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


SABB-EARTH - Live at the George and Dragon

Saturday August 17th at 9.00 pm

George and Dragon, Bridge Street, Belper.




Saturday 18th


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  Sat Singles A v Etwall B – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Belper Meadows C.C. 2nd  XI  v  Stanton by Dale  C.C. 1st    XI (H) – 1.30pm on Christ Church Meadows


Belper Amateurs C.C. 2nd   XI  v  Butterley United  C.C. 2nd  XI (H) – 1.30pm on the Packhouse Ground, Alderwasley


Belper & District Organ & Keyboard Club present in concert  MATTHEW BASON

at the Congregational Church, Green Lane, Belper. Doors open 6.45 starts 7.30 p.m.

Tickets £5 Members  – £7 Non-Members  inc refreshments  - Contact 01773 827204 for info


Sunday  19th


19th (2pm) Quarries and Buildings Walk - NEW!

Start: Strutt’s North Mill (DE56 1YD). Leader: Brian Deer

Brand new walk, looking at where stone was found to build the mills and surrounding settlements in this part of the

Derwent Valley. – Details at www.belpernorthmill.org or 01773 880474. Just turn up.


Monday  20th


Tuesday  21st


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  SD Sen Ladies v Rowditch – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Wednesday 22nd


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club Over 55s A v Marehay A – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Thursday  23rd


Belper & District Organ  Keyboard Club SOCIAL NIGHT at the Congregational Church, Green Lane, Belper.

Starts 7.00 p.m. till 10.00 p.m. — The charge for social evening is £1, including Tea, Coffee & Biscuits.


Friday 24th


Saturday 25th


Belper Meadows C.C. 1st XI  v  Sandiacre Town  C.C. 2nd  XI (H) – 1.30pm on Christ Church Meadows


Belper Amateurs C.C. 1st   XI  v  Belper Meadows  C.C. 2nd   XI (H) – 1.30pm on the Packhouse Ground, Alderwasley


Sunday  26th


26th (2pm) A Taste of Belper’s History Walk

Start: Belper Market Place (DE56 1FZ). – Leader: Adrian Farmer.

A food-themed look at Belper’s history, looking at a gigantic larder, an early bread factory and ending

with a little taster of what present-day Belper has to offer

Details at www.belpernorthmill.org or 01773 880474. Just turn up.


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  Competition – Tony Platt Rose Bowl – Starts 11.00am  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Monday  27th


Tuesday  28th


Wednesday 29th


Thursday  30th


Friday 31st


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  SD Vets v Rykneld 1 – Starts 1.30pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow


Belper Meadows  Bowls Club  S.D Men`s v Marehay A – Starts 7.00pm  (H) on Christ Church Meadow

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