Belper  Celebration

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  JANUARY 2018

Monday  1st

BELPER TOWN FC  v  GRESLEY FC (H) KO 3.00 pm – League

Mon 1st Jan 2018 – New Years Day Heritage Walk – 2pm

A town-based walk, looking at the history of Belper’s schools and education. Visiting buildings that were once schools, sites where schools previously stood and one still functioning school that celebrates its bicentenary this year! Includes refreshments at the end of the walk, in the Unitarian Chapel. – £4 per person, Under 16s free. – Start point: Strutt’s North Mill (DE56 1YD).

Leader: Dawn Churchill.

New Years Day Hangover Road Race – Race Distance: 5 miles – 2018-01-01 at 11am


This annual New Years Day Hangover 5 mile road race is held on a hard, hilly course with the first half going downhill after which the course is mainly uphill to the finish. Afterwards, the staff at the Malt Shovel Inn provide excellent quality lunches - phone 01773 856616 to book yours or see Chris or Linda when you arrive. Entry fee £5, £2 for under 18's and FREE for Under 16s.

Race Fee: £5 (£7 unnattached), under 16s FREE – Go to for more info

Belper Bicycle Club Night

At The Strutt Club, 5-6 Campbell Street, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 1AP

On Monday 1st January 2017 – From 7.00pm To 9.00pm

Belper Bicycle Club have their monthly club night next Monday. If you're into cycling and would like to join a local club then come on down. All are welcome, regardless of age or ability

Cycling Club Social Night - Strutt Club, Campbell Street, Belper, Derbyshire - Cheap bar and pool.

Club meets upstairs in the Conservative Club

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Tuesday  2nd

Wednesday 3rd

Thursday  4th

Friday 5th

Saturday 6th


Sunday  7th

Our next Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fairs at Belper Leisure Centre is on Sunday 7th of January. 9am to 3pm.

Over 50 stalls. Buyer admission just £2.00 & concessions £1.50. Stalls still available. Bookings being taken now. For more information call 07973481578, email

or go to – Location - John O'Gaunts Way, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 0DA

Monday  8th

Common Threads Make & Mend - Textile workshops supporting mental health and wellbeing. Learn new skills in a friendly, welcoming group. £3 per session. All materials and equipment provided.

Just come along or book a place on 01773 820484

– email -

FLEET ARTS Centre, The Fleet, Belper.

Tuesday  9th

Belper Town Council meeting Tuesday 9th January

In St John`s Chapel, The Butts, Belper.

Starts 7.00pm – members of the public welcome to attend.

Wednesday 10th

Thursday  11th

Friday 12th

Saturday 13th

BELPER HOCKEY CLUB  MENS 2nd   v   BURTON - H - Starts 2.30pm – MRHA League

Sunday  14th

Indoor Car Boot at Belper Leisure Centre

On Sunday 14th January 2017 – from 8.00am To 12 Noon

Belper Leisure Centre, John O'Gaunts Way, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 ODA

The second Sunday of every month. Hosted by Belper Leisure Centre. For more information or to book a table please call 01773 825285

Disabled parking and disabled accessibility is on site. Toilets and the opportunity to purchase refreshments throughout the day. Adult entrance fee 75p, seniors 50p and under 16's are free.

Monday  15th

Tuesday  16th

Wednesday 17th


Thursday  18th

Friday 19th

Saturday 20th

BELPER TOWN FC  v  CORBY TOWN (H) KO 3.00 pm – League

BELPER RUGBY CLUB 1st XV  v  BUXTON - H  — Midlands 3 East (North)

BELPER HOCKEY CLUB  MENS 1st   v   KHALSA - H - Starts 2.30pm – MRHA League

Live and Free at the George and Dragon Belper

Saturday, January 20th 2018 9.00pm

George and Dragon, 117 Bridge Street, Belper.

Sunday  21st

Monday  22nd

Tuesday  23rd

Belper Town Council meeting Tuesday 23rd January

In St John`s Chapel, The Butts, Belper.

Starts 7.00pm – members of the public welcome to attend.

Wednesday 24th

Thursday  25th

DaleDiva In Concert For Sight Support Derbyshire

Friday Jan 26 2018 at 7.30 pm

The Strutt Centre, Derby Road, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 1UU

DaleDiva are supporting 10 charities to celebrate their 10th anniversary, and Sight Support Derbyshire are thrilled to have been chosen as the charity for a concert in Belper on Friday 26th January 2018.

Join us for an atmospheric evening of unaccompanied harmony singing in the main hall of the Strutt Centre, Belper, a former grammar school.

Based in Cromford, Derbyshire, DaleDiva are an award-winning unaccompanied four-part harmony women's chorus. Their versatile style of singing combined with choreography allows them to perform anything from pop numbers and show tunes to barbershop arrangements and classical pieces. Highlights so far include medal successes in international barbershop competitions, and winning Channel 5's 'Don't Stop Believing' search for Britain's best show choir.

Tickets cost £10 and seating is unallocated. To book, call us on 01332 292262 or use the link to book online   Book online at

Friday 26th

Saturday 27th

BELPER HOCKEY CLUB  MENS 2nd   v   BRIDGENORTH - H - Starts 2.30pm – MRHA League

Sunday  28th

HEADSTICKS + support . Live at the Queens Head, Chesterfield Road, Belper.

Tickets. £8 – Doors open 8.00 p.m. Starts 9.00 p.m.

Monday  29th

Tuesday  30th

Wednesday 31st


Just a few of the things happening in and around Belper


What`s on in Belper

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