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Just a few of the things happening in and around Belper

AUGUST 2020







Friday 7th


Belper Leisure Centre is now open again click this for information


Open Air Cinema - The Hurt ArmsOpen Air Cinema - The Hurt Arms

The Open Air Cinema is back for 2020! ?


For a year like no other... We're giving you a summer to remember! ?


Showing at the Open Air Cinema...


FRIDAY 7TH AUGUST

The Gentlemen (2019)

[Rated 18]


















Saturday 8th


SATURDAY 8TH AUGUST

Rocketman 92019)

[Rated 15]


Films will approximately begin at 9pm.


• Popcorn

• Cocktails

• Fizz

• Delicious food

• Sweet treats

• Waffles

• Live music (Fri 7th)

• Muted fireworks (Sat 8th)

• VIP Packages

And more!


Get your standard admission here:

https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/the-hurt-arms






Belper Meadows CC 2nd XI  v  Buxton CC - 2nd XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

Christchurch Meadow,  The Triangle, Off Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA


Belper Amateurs CC 2nd XI  v  Langley Mill United CC - 3rd XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

The Packhorse Ground, Sandyford Lane, Alderwasley, Belper,  Derbyshire. DE56 2RD


Belper Meadows CC 3rd XI  v  Buxton CC - Swanwick Hall CC - 2nd  XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

WHITEMOOR RECREATION GROUND Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA


Ambergate CC 1st IX v  West Hallam White Rose 1st IX  – H – Starts 1.00pm

The Hurt Arms Ground, Derby Road, Ambergate,  Derbyshire.  DE56 2GD



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

and again is also in the Memorial Gardens on King Street

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.


No28 Monthly Market PAVEMENT CAFE returns this Saturday, with added extras!

The market is again in the Memorial Gardens as well as the Market Place and please all respect the TWO METRE distance protocol which is being maintained throughout the market and cafe.


















Easy Thomas Blues Band at The Lion Hotel

Easy Thomas Blues Band playing live, if the weather is fine, possibly outdoors in the large rear garden at Belper's top music venue, The Lion Hotel, with some great vintage rhythm and blues from the 1920's to 60's along with some other r & b classics! (Please note social distancing rules will apply) Times may change to earlier!







Open Day at Belper Gibfield Lane

We are holding an Open Day at Busy Bees! Come and learn about the quality childcare we offer for children under 5. Call 0330 333 813 to book your place






Curry night

INTRODUCING OUR CURRY NIGHT STARTING SATURDAY 8th

BOOKINGS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED 5pm - 8pm

The Railway Inn Shottle, 120 Ashbourne Road, Cowers Lane, Belper.

We are a country pub serving a traditional delicious carvery.

We have an outdoor children's play area and ample parking.

Website Link: http://www.therailwayinnshottle.weebly.com



Belper & District Organ & Keyboard Club present in concert  GLYN MADDEN

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

Tickets £6 Members  – £7 Non-Members  inc refreshments  - Contact 01773 827204 for info


Sunday  9th


Belper Meadows CC - Womens 1st XI  v  Gracedieu Park CC - Womens 1st XI  – H – Starts 11.00am

Christchurch Meadow,  The Triangle, Off Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA


Belper Meadows CC - Womens 1st XI  v  Denby CC - Womens Softball  – H – Starts 3.00pm

Christchurch Meadow,  The Triangle, Off Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA


Belper Amateurs CC - Womens 1st XI  v  Gracedieu Park CC - Womens 1st XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

The Packhorse Ground, Sandyford Lane, Alderwasley, Belper,  Derbyshire. DE56 2RD


Ambergate CC under 11  v  Ashover Barbarians CC under 11  – H – Starts 10.30am

The Hurt Arms Ground, Derby Road, Ambergate,  Derbyshire.  DE56 2GD


MYSTERIES AND QUIRKS OF BELPER PARKS - WALK

 BELPER: The Market Place

 Sunday 9th August, 2020

 Door time: 2:00pm, Start time: 2:00pm – All ages

There is a very mysterious area right in the heart of Belper. Although we know a lot about the deer park from research, this has raised many intriguing issues that you may have your own ideas on. You will also hear about numerous unexpected and quirky things that have been discovered. More than 2 hours. Could be muddy. Walking boots required. Led by Trevor Griffin.

https://www.wegottickets.com/event/500568



Belper's Wartime Secret

Starts from Shortlands, Belper

On Sunday 9th August 2020 From 10.00am To 12.30am

A 3.5-mile guided walk around Belper, telling the story of the many different, and often highly secret, contributions the town made to the Second World War

Led by a local guide with over 30 years experience of leading guided walks around the area, this walk includes information not found in any history book, and only recently discovered by accident.

Price: £5.00 per person, with special family and group rates available.

Online pre-booking via www.derbysheritagewalks.com/belper_secret.htm is essential as places are limited.

Due to the current Coronavirus regulations, bookings are limited to a maximum of five people, who MUST be from the same household.

While not compulsory, face coverings are recommended.

Guided walk @ Shortlands Car Park, Chesterfield Road, Belper.  Email :- enquiries@derbysheritagewalks.com



Monday  10th



Belper Meadows CC under 13  v  Matlock CC - under 13  – H – Starts 6.30pm

Christchurch Meadow,  The Triangle, Off Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA




Number 28 Belper

Market Place


TREES + OUR RAILWAY consultation at No28

Mon 10 and Wed 12 August 5-8pm

Come along!





















Fleet Arts

FREE Children's Arts 'Make-it Monday' sessions, via our artists' own home video demonstrations.

Uploaded an a Monday morning for you to do at home yourself!

























Tuesday  11th


Belper Town FC

Tue, 11th August - Worsborough Bridge (away) - 7.15pm — (Pre-Season Friendly Match)

Please note that the Government is not allowing spectators into stadia during August and as such, these games will be played behind closed doors. Should the situation change, we will post updates here and also on our social media platforms.

We hope that to be able to provide radio commentary on as many of these games as possible, through Radio Belper Town FM . —  .https://mixlr.com/radio-belper-town-fm/



Belper Meadows CC under 15 v  Eastwood Town CC Notts- under 15  – H – Starts 6.30pm

Christchurch Meadow,  The Triangle, Off Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA


Ambergate CC under 15  v  Morton Colliery CC under 15  – H – Starts 6.30pm

The Hurt Arms Ground, Derby Road, Ambergate,  Derbyshire.  DE56 2GD




The Hurt Arms, Derby Road,

Ambergate,

Belper. DE56 2EJ



TREES + OUR RAILWAY consultation at

The Hurt Arms

Tue 11 August

5-8pm

Come along!















Belper's Lost Industries

At The Triangle, Belper

On Tueday 11th August 2020 From 10.00am To 12 Noon

A 3-mile circular guided walk around Belper, looking at the history of the many different industries that used to be found in the town

The Triangle, Belper, Derbyshir

The walk starts from The Triangle at 10:00am, and is led by a local guide with over 30 years experience of leading history-themed guided walks in the area.

Price: £5.00 per person, with special family and group rates available.

Online pre-booking at www.derbysheritagewalks.com/belper_industries.htm is essential as places are limited.

Due to the current Coronavirus regulations, bookings are limited to a maximum of five people, who MUST be from the same household.

While not compulsory, face coverings are recommended.

 Email :- enquiries@derbysheritagewalks.com


Wednesday 12th



Number 28 Belper

Market Place


TREES + OUR RAILWAY consultation at No28

Wed 12 August

5-8pm

Come along!






















Thursday  13th


Thursday, 13 August 2020 from 21:00-23:00

The Bulls Head, Belper Lane End, DE56 2DL

Public · Hosted by The Bulls Head

Quiz nights are coming back to The Bulls Head. Every Thursday from 9pm we'll be hosting what will most probably go down as the greatest quiz night Belper has ever seen. Free to enter, covid friendly and some fantastic prizes, including your chance to win at least £75 in cold hard cash. There are only 3 rules...........

Teams of 4 or less

No googling or cheating

Prepare to have fun

Steve and Lucy look forward to seeing you all


Belper's Wartime Secret

Starts from Shortlands, Belper

On Thursday 13th August 2020 From 10.00am To 12.30am

A 3.5-mile guided walk around Belper, telling the story of the many different, and often highly secret, contributions the town made to the Second World War

Led by a local guide with over 30 years experience of leading guided walks around the area, this walk includes information not found in any history book, and only recently discovered by accident.

Price: £5.00 per person, with special family and group rates available.

Online pre-booking via www.derbysheritagewalks.com/belper_secret.htm is essential as places are limited.

Due to the current Coronavirus regulations, bookings are limited to a maximum of five people, who MUST be from the same household.

While not compulsory, face coverings are recommended.

Guided walk @ Shortlands Car Park, Chesterfield Road, Belper.  Email :- enquiries@derbysheritagewalks.com


Friday 14th


Belper Town FC

Fri, 14th August - Pinxton FC (away) - 7.45pm — (Pre-Season Friendly Match)

Please note that the Government is not allowing spectators into stadia during August and as such, these games will be played behind closed doors. Should the situation change, we will post updates here and also on our social media platforms.

We hope that to be able to provide radio commentary on as many of these games as possible, through Radio Belper Town FM . —  .https://mixlr.com/radio-belper-town-fm/



Phil Doleman

I should have been heading over to Colwyn Bay at the weekend, but fear not, I've recorded a workshop for virtual Uke-A Bay. Put the 14th August in your diaries!

Uke-a-Bay 2020

EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT

The line up for Virt-UKE-al Uke-a-Bay is here!

Showcasing on the 14th August (dont forget to put the date in your diaries!)

Thanks again to the amazing acts who sent in their performances. We can’t wait for you all to see the show


Saturday 15th


Belper Meadows CC 1st XI  v  Trentside CC 1st XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

Christchurch Meadow,  The Triangle, Off Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA


Belper Amateurs CC 2nd XI  v  Clowne Town CC 3rd XI  – H – Starts 1.30pm

The Packhorse Ground, Sandyford Lane, Alderwasley, Belper,  Derbyshire. DE56 2RD



Children's Film Fest - The Hurt Arms,  Ambergate.

After what has been a challenging time treat the children this August with our Summer Film Fest! ?


A day full of fun and memory making! ?


On Saturday 15th August we are welcoming families to our grounds for a summer daytime film fest of TWO films!

Enjoy FROZEN 2 (2019) and THE LION KING (2019) all within the ticket admission! ?



There will be delicious food, slushes, ice creams, treats and much more!


More details will be released soon...

Child admission: £10 (includes entry and a goodie bag)

Adult admission: £5


Tickets can be purchased here:

https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/the-hurt-arms

Or from the bar!



BINGO - The Hurt Arms, Ambergate.

Outdoor Bingo at The Hurt Arms! ?


On the evening of Saturday 15th August we will be hosting a live bingo event outdoors with a big screen, live professional hosting, slush cocktails, real prizes, music, food, drink and fizz! ?


(age 18+)

Tickets:

Admission, entry to the bingo and a welcome sharing cocktail or bottled beer - £10


(Tables are for max 6 people and a minimum of 4 people per table)


These can be purchased here:

https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/the-hurt-arms

Or from the bar!



Sunday  16th


MILFORD’S WEST SIDE - WALK

 MILFORD: Soi Kitchens

 Sunday 16th August, 2020

 Door time: 2:00pm, Start time: 2:00pm - All ages

This walk covers Milford’s west side looking at the development of the housing, community buildings and the railway. Find out what it was like to have the Strutts as your landlord and why the community of Swainsley Court no longer exists – and where the people of Milford wanted their own railway station. The route takes us up the steep Sunnyhill to Stephenson’s tower and a short distance across the Chevin before descending a steep and often muddy footpath. Over two hours. Walking boots are recommended. Led by Jane Whitaker

https://www.wegottickets.com/event/503811#tickets


Monday  17th


Tuesday  18th



Belper Town FC

 Tue, 18th August - Hemsworth MW (away) 7.45pm — (Pre-Season Friendly Match)

Please note that the Government is not allowing spectators into stadia during August and as such, these games will be played behind closed doors. Should the situation change, we will post updates here and also on our social media platforms.

We hope that to be able to provide radio commentary on as many of these games as possible, through Radio Belper Town FM . —  .https://mixlr.com/radio-belper-town-fm/



Belper's Wartime Secret

Starts from Shortlands, Belper

On Thursday 4th August 2020 From 10.00am To 12.30am

A 3.5-mile guided walk around Belper, telling the story of the many different, and often highly secret, contributions the town made to the Second World War

Led by a local guide with over 30 years experience of leading guided walks around the area, this walk includes information not found in any history book, and only recently discovered by accident.

Price: £5.00 per person, with special family and group rates available.

Online pre-booking via www.derbysheritagewalks.com/belper_secret.htm is essential as places are limited.

Due to the current Coronavirus regulations, bookings are limited to a maximum of five people, who MUST be from the same household.

While not compulsory, face coverings are recommended.

Guided walk @ Shortlands Car Park, Chesterfield Road, Belper.  Email :- enquiries@derbysheritagewalks.com



Wednesday 19th


Thursday  20th


Belper's Lost Industries

At The Triangle, Belper

On Thursday 20th August 2020 From 10.00am To 12 Noon

A 3-mile circular guided walk around Belper, looking at the history of the many different industries that used to be found in the town

The Triangle, Belper, Derbyshir

The walk starts from The Triangle at 10:00am, and is led by a local guide with over 30 years experience of leading history-themed guided walks in the area.

Price: £5.00 per person, with special family and group rates available.

Online pre-booking at www.derbysheritagewalks.com/belper_industries.htm is essential as places are limited.

Due to the current Coronavirus regulations, bookings are limited to a maximum of five people, who MUST be from the same household.

While not compulsory, face coverings are recommended.

 Email :- enquiries@derbysheritagewalks.com


Friday 21st


Saturday 22nd


Belper Meadows CC 2nd XI  v  Duffield CC 2nd XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

Christchurch Meadow,  The Triangle, Off Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA


Belper Amateurs CC 1st XI  v  Selston Town CC 1st XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

The Packhorse Ground, Sandyford Lane, Alderwasley, Belper,  Derbyshire. DE56 2RD



Belper Town FC

Sat,22nd August - Bridlington Town (away) - 2.00pm  — (Pre-Season Friendly Match)

Please note that the Government is not allowing spectators into stadia during August and as such, these games will be played behind closed doors. Should the situation change, we will post updates here and also on our social media platforms.

We hope that to be able to provide radio commentary on as many of these games as possible, through Radio Belper Town FM . —  .https://mixlr.com/radio-belper-town-fm/


Sunday  23rd


Belper's Lost Industries

At The Triangle, Belper

On Sunday 23rd August 2020 From 10.00am To 12 Noon

A 3-mile circular guided walk around Belper, looking at the history of the many different industries that used to be found in the town

The Triangle, Belper, Derbyshir

The walk starts from The Triangle at 10:00am, and is led by a local guide with over 30 years experience of leading history-themed guided walks in the area.

Price: £5.00 per person, with special family and group rates available.

Online pre-booking at www.derbysheritagewalks.com/belper_industries.htm is essential as places are limited.

Due to the current Coronavirus regulations, bookings are limited to a maximum of five people, who MUST be from the same household.

While not compulsory, face coverings are recommended.

 Email :- enquiries@derbysheritagewalks.com



BUILDING BELPER: WHERE THE STONE CAME FROM - WALK

 BELPER: Strutt's North Mill

 Sunday 23rd August, 2020

 Door time: 2:00pm, Start time: 2:00pm – All ages

Combining the recent discoveries of “Delving along the Derwent”, the heritage mapping project and some earlier work, this walk will follow what is now thought to be a purpose-built trackway used by the Strutts to bring stone from Crich Lane, as well as exploring the quarries. Steep initial climb. More than two hours.Walking boots required. Led by Trevor Griffin

https://www.wegottickets.com/event/503493#tickets


Monday  24th


Tuesday  25th


Belper Town FC

Tue, 25th August - Rainworth MW (away) - 7.30pm — (Pre-Season Friendly Match)

Please note that the Government is not allowing spectators into stadia during August and as such, these games will be played behind closed doors. Should the situation change, we will post updates here and also on our social media platforms.

We hope that to be able to provide radio commentary on as many of these games as possible, through Radio Belper Town FM . —  .https://mixlr.com/radio-belper-town-fm/


Wednesday 26th


Thursday  27th


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

Starts 7 p.m. till 10 p.m. — The charge for social evening is £1, including Tea, Coffee & Biscuits.


Friday 28th


Saturday 29th


Belper Meadows CC 1st XI  v  Ockbrook & Borrowash CC 2nd XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

Christchurch Meadow,  The Triangle, Off Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1BA


Belper Amateurs CC 1st XI  v  Ashford in the Water CC 1st XI  – H – Starts 1.00pm

The Packhorse Ground, Sandyford Lane, Alderwasley, Belper,  Derbyshire. DE56 2RD



Belper Town FC

Sat, 29th August - Pontefract Collieries (away) - 1.00pm — (Pre-Season Friendly Match)

Please note that the Government is not allowing spectators into stadia during August and as such, these games will be played behind closed doors. Should the situation change, we will post updates here and also on our social media platforms.

We hope that to be able to provide radio commentary on as many of these games as possible, through Radio Belper Town FM . —  .https://mixlr.com/radio-belper-town-fm/


Sunday  30th


ALDERWASLEY - ENGLAND'S OLDEST VILLAGE HALL - WALK

 ALDERWASLEY: St Margaret's Village Hall

 Sunday 30th August, 2020

 Door time: 2:00pm, Start time: 2:00pm – All ages

We begin at ‘England’s Oldest Village Hall’ and explore the parish to discover beautiful views over the Derwent Valley. 4 miles. More than 2 hours. Walking boots required. Led by John Morrissey.

https://www.wegottickets.com/event/503579#tickets


Monday  31st

















































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