Events this Month

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Events In the Cathedral Quarter

Throughout the year you will find a multitude of events and entertainment within the Cathedral Quarter, creating a fun and friendly atmosphere for all the family.

Throughout the summer, on the second Saturday of each month, the Cathedral Quarter hosts the CQ Saturdays Street Circus, a fascinating display of circus and theatre acts which will leave you mesmerised. 11am - 3pm  Marketplace

Every third Saturday in the month, CQ Saturdays Knickerbocker Glorious takes place. A combination of music, comedy and performing arts is sure to keep you entertained  11am - 3pm Marketplace


On the fourth Saturday, between May and September, our CQ Saturdays Edwardian Themed Street Theatre will move around the area to entertain shoppers and visitors with sketches and scenes. 11am - 3pm 

And there’s more! The Cathedral Quarter also plays host to the Furthest From the Sea Festival, Derby Folk Festival, Derby Feste, Derby Beer Festival, the Cathedral Quarter 3aaa Christmas Ice Rink and the regular Farmers' Market that takes place every third Thursday of the month.

Click here to view the Cathedral Quarter Derby Events and Activities Leaflet for January - May 2017


Online Success!
24/04/2017 - 05/03/2018
Pearls and Scarlett Dress Agency

Due to the success of our online Dress Agency we have decided to re-structure our business.  From the week commencing 13th Feb our shop on Irongate will be open on Thursday, Friday & Saturday 9.30-3.30pm every week.  The rest of our week will be dedicated to our busy online shop.

Our Dress Agency on Irongate will still be accepting stock on all three days that we are open, and we offer a home collection service for larger collection. 

Check out our website for a huge range of products with items being added daily.

www.pearlsandscarlett.co.uk 

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Now on facebook, instagram & Twitter
25/04/2017 - 06/10/2022
Giorgio Reggiani
Follow us on twitter, instagram and facebook for the latest on our new collections, brands. and seasonal promotions and offers!
Twitter & Instagram @giorgio_reg
Facebook Giorgioreggianimenswear
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Quiz Night
26/04/2017 - 26/04/2017
Blessington Carriage
The Bless Quiz takes place every wednesday. there are great prizes to be won such as £50 drinks vouchers, £10 drinks vouchers, and bottles of wine.  We also give away spot prizes throughout the quiz.

The quiz itself features a picture round and a music intro's round.

Also included is The Bless' 'Play Your Cards Right' where you get the chance to win BIG MONEY, just for guessing higher or lower with a set of cards. the highest jackpot we have reached is £230, you have to be in it to win it, so don't miss out.
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Sewing Classes
26/04/2017 - 24/08/2017
The Anvil
Come and join our sewing classes.
We ran variety of sewing classes of different levels from Total beginners to an Advanced level.
If you wanted to learn making your own clothes or just would like to learn to make cushions, visit out beautiful design studio on 18 Sadled Gate in Derby city centre and get inspired by all the examples we have to show you of what you could learn to make....!
For more info please visit: www.sewingclassesderby.co.uk
or call us on : 07595334048
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£5 Sale!
28/04/2017 - 30/07/2017
Pearls and Scarlett Dress Agency
Our £5 sale rail will now become a permanent fixture in our shop with new items being add daily.

Remember our new opening hours are Thurs, Fri, Sat 9-30am until 3-30pm


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Funhouse Comedy at The Old Bell
28/04/2017 - 28/04/2017
The Old Bell Hotel
Join us for a hilarious evening of comedy in our Grand Regency Ballroom. Featuring Lloyd Griffith, Jayde Adams, Elliot Steel and your compere for the evening Scott Bennett.

Tickets cost £10 per person. Doors open at 7:30pm for an 8pm start. The show lasts approximately 2 hours with breaks.
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Excite & LIPA 4:19
29/04/2017 - 27/10/2028
Derby College - Joseph Wright Centre

t Derby College promises to bring a little extra excitement into your family's weekends.  Call 0796609949 now for start dates.

Excite Courses

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

EXCITE - Games Design

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Media 

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Art

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Fashion

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Music Technology 

JWC

4

4

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Youth Chior

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 11.30 to 13.00

3.50(Weekly)


LIPA Courses

The Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA)

Derby College has teamed up with the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) - which was co-founded by Sir Paul McCartney - to open a part-time performing arts academy in the city. Children and young people can unleash their creativity and develop their talent at a range of inspiring LIPA Academy singing, dancing and acting sessions which take place on Saturdays during term time.

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

4:19 Musical Theatre Summer School for 7 - 16 Year Olds

JWC

1

30

Mon - Fri 9.30 - 15.30

150

4-19 April Term 12-16 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 7-11 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 4-6 Years

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 10:00 to 11:30

150


To register your interest or book a place contact us on: 07966 099949 or via email: 4-19Admin@derby-college.ac.uk

 

Performing Arts Classes

Derby College is pleased to be delivering part-time performing arts classes for young people aged 4-19 through LIPA 4:19. The classes will take place on Saturdays at the Joseph Wright Centre.

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CQ Saturdays - Towers, Tunnels and Tales
01/04/2017 - 01/04/2017
Cathedral Quarter Towers, Tunnels and Tales Walking Tours
Take in the amazing views from the Cathedral Tower with guides on hand to show you the unique set of bells and carillon.
Renowned historian Richard Felix will then take you on a guided tour of the historic streets of the Cathedral Quarter including the tunnels under the Guildhall and Marketplace.

Meet at 2.45pm for a 3pm start. 
To get your tickets visit The Mecca in Derby Market Hall or The Sales and Information Centre on the Marketplace. 

Tickets £15 per person
Family ticket (2 adults 2 children 8-16) £45

You can also book online at http://www.derbylive.co.uk/

Spaces limited. Don't miss out. 
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2Q Festival 2017
01/04/2017 - 01/04/2017
2Q Festival
Amazing live music hosted in multiple venues.
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CQ Saturdays - Towers, Tunnels and Tales
01/04/2017 - 01/04/2017
Cathedral Quarter Towers, Tunnels and Tales Walking Tours
Take in the amazing views from the Cathedral Tower with guides on hand to show you the unique set of bells and carillon.
Renowned historian Richard Felix will then take you on a guided tour of the historic streets of the Cathedral Quarter including the tunnels under the Guildhall and Marketplace.

Meet at 2.45pm for a 3pm start. 
To get your tickets visit The Mecca in Derby Market Hall or The Sales and Information Centre on the Marketplace. 

Tickets £15 per person
Family ticket (2 adults 2 children 8-16) £45

You can also book online at http://www.derbylive.co.uk/

Spaces limited. Don't miss out. 
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The Dandy Gent Barbershop - Launch Party
08/04/2017 - 08/04/2017
The Dandy Gent
All of our new neighbours are invited to our opening party from 11am - 3pm on Saturday 8th April.

We have a live performance from vintage singer, Rose Devine, a DJ playing some vintage rarities, free samples of our traditional grooming products and half price appointments for all local retailers (40% off to everyone else!). Refreshments will be available too.

Come along and meet the Dandy Gent team, and try our services out for yourself - you will be blown away, we promise!
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Free Valuation Day with Edward Rycroft
08/04/2017 - 08/04/2017
Cafe La Fanfinette
Join Edward Rycroft at Cafe La Fanfinette between 10am - 1pm. Bring your antiques, jewellery, watches, gold, silver, ceramics, paintings and collectables.

For further information contact reception on 01283733988

Items may be left for inclusion into a forthcoming Hansons auction. 
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2'4'1 cocktails
13/04/2017 - 16/04/2017
Turtle Bay

As well as our usual fiery menu complete with simmering one pots, sweet desserts and flavours from the jerk pit BBQ, we’re  2’4’1 on all cocktails all day until 7pm and then 10pm until close.






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Blast Off
15/04/2017 - 15/04/2017
Derby Comedy Festival

MARKETPLACE 11am - 3pm

Blast Off will be launching the 2017 Derby Comedy Festival in super style. Come and enjoy a day of performances and sneak previews of things to come.

 Featuring performances by Yakobo, Derby Rock Choir and The Diana Mehira School of Dance.

Members of the public are encouraged to dress up as their favourite superhero, or create one of their own! And to strut their funky stuff down the cat-walk as they enrol in the Ministry of super hero silly walks!

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CQ Saturdays - Knickerbocker Glorious
15/04/2017 - 15/04/2017
CQ Saturdays - Knickerbocker Glorious
MARKETPLACE  11am - 3pm

Knickerbocker Glorious returns to the Waterfall with heaps of local talent featuring music, comedy, poetry, and dance.

Presented by Furthest From the Sea
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Online Success!
24/04/2017 - 05/03/2018
Pearls and Scarlett Dress Agency

Due to the success of our online Dress Agency we have decided to re-structure our business.  From the week commencing 13th Feb our shop on Irongate will be open on Thursday, Friday & Saturday 9.30-3.30pm every week.  The rest of our week will be dedicated to our busy online shop.

Our Dress Agency on Irongate will still be accepting stock on all three days that we are open, and we offer a home collection service for larger collection. 

Check out our website for a huge range of products with items being added daily.

www.pearlsandscarlett.co.uk 

View more Details
Now on facebook, instagram & Twitter
25/04/2017 - 06/10/2022
Giorgio Reggiani
Follow us on twitter, instagram and facebook for the latest on our new collections, brands. and seasonal promotions and offers!
Twitter & Instagram @giorgio_reg
Facebook Giorgioreggianimenswear
View more Details
Quiz Night
26/04/2017 - 26/04/2017
Blessington Carriage
The Bless Quiz takes place every wednesday. there are great prizes to be won such as £50 drinks vouchers, £10 drinks vouchers, and bottles of wine.  We also give away spot prizes throughout the quiz.

The quiz itself features a picture round and a music intro's round.

Also included is The Bless' 'Play Your Cards Right' where you get the chance to win BIG MONEY, just for guessing higher or lower with a set of cards. the highest jackpot we have reached is £230, you have to be in it to win it, so don't miss out.
View more Details
Sewing Classes
26/04/2017 - 24/08/2017
The Anvil
Come and join our sewing classes.
We ran variety of sewing classes of different levels from Total beginners to an Advanced level.
If you wanted to learn making your own clothes or just would like to learn to make cushions, visit out beautiful design studio on 18 Sadled Gate in Derby city centre and get inspired by all the examples we have to show you of what you could learn to make....!
For more info please visit: www.sewingclassesderby.co.uk
or call us on : 07595334048
View more Details
£5 Sale!
28/04/2017 - 30/07/2017
Pearls and Scarlett Dress Agency
Our £5 sale rail will now become a permanent fixture in our shop with new items being add daily.

Remember our new opening hours are Thurs, Fri, Sat 9-30am until 3-30pm


View more Details
Funhouse Comedy at The Old Bell
28/04/2017 - 28/04/2017
The Old Bell Hotel
Join us for a hilarious evening of comedy in our Grand Regency Ballroom. Featuring Lloyd Griffith, Jayde Adams, Elliot Steel and your compere for the evening Scott Bennett.

Tickets cost £10 per person. Doors open at 7:30pm for an 8pm start. The show lasts approximately 2 hours with breaks.
View more Details
Excite & LIPA 4:19
29/04/2017 - 27/10/2028
Derby College - Joseph Wright Centre

t Derby College promises to bring a little extra excitement into your family's weekends.  Call 0796609949 now for start dates.

Excite Courses

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

EXCITE - Games Design

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Media 

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Art

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Fashion

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Music Technology 

JWC

4

4

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Youth Chior

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 11.30 to 13.00

3.50(Weekly)


LIPA Courses

The Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA)

Derby College has teamed up with the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) - which was co-founded by Sir Paul McCartney - to open a part-time performing arts academy in the city. Children and young people can unleash their creativity and develop their talent at a range of inspiring LIPA Academy singing, dancing and acting sessions which take place on Saturdays during term time.

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

4:19 Musical Theatre Summer School for 7 - 16 Year Olds

JWC

1

30

Mon - Fri 9.30 - 15.30

150

4-19 April Term 12-16 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 7-11 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 4-6 Years

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 10:00 to 11:30

150


To register your interest or book a place contact us on: 07966 099949 or via email: 4-19Admin@derby-college.ac.uk

 

Performing Arts Classes

Derby College is pleased to be delivering part-time performing arts classes for young people aged 4-19 through LIPA 4:19. The classes will take place on Saturdays at the Joseph Wright Centre.

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