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The community magazine for Ashgate, Brampton, Brookside, Holymoorside, Somersall and Walton.


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t’s been at least six weeks since the last S40 Local dropped through letter boxes and it’s been a busy time.

Firstly, I have to mention the Olympics, 29 gold Team GB medals, 65 medals in total and third in the medal table, and in the Paralympics 34 golds, 120 total and again third in the medal table - fantastic... and Royal Mail now short of gold paint! The support shown for our athletes and sportsmen and women has been outstanding. For me it’s a shame I can’t make it out to watch the Tour Of Britain cycle race as it passes through the Peak District tomorrow (Monday 10th), it would be great to see how many people are lining the roads inspired by the performances. The weather will only get a quick mention this month. The cover picture sent in by Graham Morton shows their scarecrow on Holymoor Road as part of the Holymoorside Scarecrow Festival. It’s a diver, resplendent in union jack shorts and Barbie water wings. Following the downpour on Saturday 25 August, the brook behind Graham’s house broke it’s banks creating a muddy pool for the diver! The Chatsworth Road Festival runs from 6 October through to 14 October and the local businesses, clubs and societies have been great - setting up events, offers, demos etc. We’ve included the complete list of events in this edition so please take a look and if you can, get along to some of the events. Page 2 • www.s40local.co.uk

The Festival Group wish to express thanks to Councillor Keith Morgan for donating £500 from the Derbyshire County Council Leadership fund and to the Walton and West borough Councillors at the Community Forum, again donating £500. The money has been used to print standalone Festival Guides and help promote the festival to a wider audience. You might want to try the quiz we’ve put together on page 26 for your chance of winning the £600 prize pot - kindly donated by local businesses. Lastly apologies to Mrs Haslam of St Thomas’ Preschool who asked us to include her thank you last month.

A final farewell and thank you. The lovely ladies from St Thomas’ have asked us to extend their sincere thanks for all the cards, gifts and good wishes that flooded in to mark the closing of St Thomas’ Nursery in July. The final concert, performed by the children who were leaving, was held in the church on the 18 July. Jane Haslam said “We couldn’t have wished for a more special finale to our 29 years, it was lovely that Paula Kingdon came down from Westfield school and so many families and extended families came along to help us say farewell, a big thank you to everyone for all your good wishes and support”. Enjoy the Festival. Paul.

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Events

Chatsworth Road Festival 2012 By Matt Kane Italian-themed street theatre, a French comedic soiree, Danish chic cycling and a good old-fashioned English walk in the park are just some of the activities featured as part of this year’s internationally-flavoured Chatsworth Road Festival.

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ver 70 events are lined up during the eight day event, which runs from Saturday 6th to Sunday 14th October, under the theme ‘The World on Our Doorstep’.

It starts and ends at St Thomas’ with Brampton Food Market celebrating their first anniversary at the Centre on the Saturday morning. Eight days later the curtain comes down with a thanksgiving service in the Church. In between there’ll be an eclectic mix of special offers and activities, details of which can be found over the next 25 pages. We also profile some of the more unusual sights and sounds that may greet visitors during the Festival.

Cycling fanatics, ‘Wheely Fun Wheels’ will be searching for style over speed when they embark on their Cycle in Style bike ride on the opening morning of the Festival. Sharp dress and vintage cycles are the order of the day as the cyclists leave Nonnas at 11.30am, following a complimentary coffee, and travel parallel to Chatsworth Road along minor roads before landing at the Brampton Food Fair. Influenced by London’s Tweed Run and the Copenhagen Cycle Chic movement, Wheely Fun Wheels’ Alastair Meikle is keen to introduce the UK to a new kind of cycling that need not involve fast-peddling and bright yellow lycra. “What we are trying to promote is the kind of culture in Amsterdam and Copenhagen where people choose a bicycle for local transport and just get on and ride in their normal clothes. “This is the first event of this sort that we’ve done. Anybody is welcome to come along but what we’re asking people to do, if they can, is use a more classically styled bike to have a short social ride.” In addition to his business, which provides cycle training in schools, Alastair is also Secretary of Chesterfield Cycle Campaign which campaigns locally for improved cycle facilities. You can register for the Cycle in Style event by phoning Alastair on 01246 520820.

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Manor Fields Association is an example of what communities can achieve when they come together. Back in the late 1990s Manor Fields playing fields seemed destined for housing development after the old school closed. But, thanks to a successful local fight, the fields have finally been secured for community use. At 7.30pm on the opening night of the Festival, the Association will be welcoming Brampton Community Band and Brampton Brewery to the Loundsley Green Community Centre for a celebratory barn dance. Chair of the Association, Angela Fookes, is organising the event. “Manor Fields is a great community resource and are used by around 30-50 people a day. Our aims are to promote wildlife on the fields, create a pleasant amenity for the community to enjoy and promote junior sport to reflect the fields’ past history. “The event is for anyone between five and 95 years old! Brampton Brewery is providing the bar and there will be a light buffet, including celebration cake, in the interval. Tickets are limited, so hurry to join in the fun.” Tickets are available from Created Gallery or Angela Fookes on 01246 208379. As well as supporting the Association, Brampton Community Band are holding a ceilidh and workshops at St Thomas’ Centre on Saturday 13th October.

Chesterfield Ferret Club is on a mission to prove that ferrets are far from smelly, vicious creatures that crawl up your trouser leg. In fact, they make rather good pets... And, as part of their crusade, the Club is giving people the opportunity to find out more about ferrets and have any questions answered on Saturday 6th October at Pooky, 286 Chatsworth Road. The Club, which was established in April 2010, usually meets on the last Monday of the month at the New Inn at Winsick but the members are now keen to introduce their furry friends to a new audience. Bruce Booth is the man behind the Club whose main aim is to promote and educate the public about ferrets including husbandry, welfare and promotion of the mammal as an ideal pet. “We’re going to be out with the stall, having fun with the public and telling them what we do and how we look after ferrets. We’re also going to do a bit of racing as well. “People can be quite frightened of ferrets, partly because of what happened with Richard Whitely when the ferret had hold of him on TV. We want to persuade people that ferrets are alright, the reason it bit him was because he was hurting it.” You can find out more about ferrets and the Ferret Club from Bruce on 01246 551910. Please mention S40 Local • Page 5


Events

ALL FESTIVAL WEEK EVENTS All Festival Week

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All Festival Week Mon 8 Fri 12

All Festival Week 10am 5pm

All Festival Week Sat 6 Sat 12

Tue 9 Wed 10 Thu 11 Fri 12

Chatsworth Road Clue Cache (Adults) A quiz with questions based on features along the length of Chatsworth Road, with a prize for the winners drawn after the festival when all entries are in. Collect quiz sheets from Created Gallery, St Thomas' Centre or download from www. chatsworthroadfestival.wordpress.com. Contact Colin Harrison on 01246 566598. Chatsworth Road Quiz (Children) A simple search for the letters of our name in the windows along the length of Chatsworth Road with a prize for the winners drawn after the festival when all entries are in. Collect quiz sheets from Created Gallery, St Thomas' Centre or download from www.chatsworthroadfestival.wordpress.com. Contact Colin Harrison on 01246 566598. Exhibition: The World at Your Feet Showcasing a comprehensive collection of rugs, carpets and textiles from traditional weaving areas across the world. Also on display will be the design entries for our rug design competition run in conjunction with Brookfield Community school Art Department. The winning entry, to be announced on Sunday 7th at 12 noon, will go forward to manufacture. Derbyshire Weavers Spinners & Dyers will be demonstrating techniques on Sunday 7th, call in to see them and the rug design winner. Open 9:30am - 5pm Mon - Sat. 10:30am - 4:30pm Sunday 7th. Closed Wednesday. Call John Rhodes on 01246 221585. Sir Sterling Moss on Chatsworth Road View our 120 foot sq painting of Sir Sterling Moss on the end of our building. Enjoy a free coffee, tea or chocolate and see our workshops, then receive a voucher for a free oil, free filter and a free valet. All complimentary of Noble Motorsport Ltd. Festival Spirit at Flower House Various demonstrations and workshops will take place throughout the festival period. Biscuit decorating will be available for children on the weekends. Flags of the World Colouring competition, each child will take a flag home to colour it in. The best flag will be displayed in the shop, the winning entry will receive a surprise gift and their mum will be given a voucher to spend at Lilypad. 10am - 4:30pm. Contact Lindsay & Angie on 01246 231400. Exhibition: Contained An Exhibition by members of the Chesterfield Branch of the Embroiderers Guild. During the past year the member of our local branch of the Embroiderers' Guild have been working on the theme of 'Contained.' This exhibition shows the work made and diverse talents in the group. Come along and be inspired. The exhibition is in the Gallery Upstairs at Created. Contact Deirdre Gage on 01246 232205. The World on our Doorstep Display of international Sweets. American, Italian etc. Free American lolly with each purchase. 10am - 5pm (10am - 3pm on Wed). Contact Dawn Ward on 07918 073279. Garnish World Feastival Garnish world feastival offers a taste a day from around the globe. Serving up traditional flavours to savour from the country of the day. Throughout the event there will be tasters available in store for customers. 8:30am to 2:30pm Monday to Friday, 10am to 3pm Saturday & Sunday. Callt Diane on 07789 554697. Tea Tastings Northern Tea Merchants has been packing and blending tea since 1959. James Pogson from Northern Tea Merchants will be holding 4 tea tastings in his Tasting Room on 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th October from 11am to 12:30pm. Each event will present an insight into the fascinating world of tea and will cover 10 teas from China, India, Africa and Sri Lanka. Strictly first come-first served, maximum 5 people per event. 11am 12:30pm. Bookings are being taken on 01246 232600.

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Chatsworth Road

CHATSWORTH ROAD

FESTIVAL 6th to 14th October 2012

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Select Interiors 177 Chatsworth Road

Noble Motorsport Chatsworth Road Business Park 172 Chatsworth Road Flower House 21 Old Road Lilypad 4 Kids Ltd 288 Chatsworth Road

Created Gallery 420 Chatsworth Road

The Candy Cabin 213 Chatsworth Road Garnish 270 Chatsworth Road

Northern Tea Merchants 193 Chatsworth Road


Events

ALL FESTIVAL WEEK EVENTS Tue 9 Sat 13

Pelican Promo Week Pelican cycles will be showcasing its 2013 range of bikes and cyclocross bikes offering 10% discount for the week only. Also the launch of Pelican Run a new section of the shop offering specialist running shoes and clothing also at 10% discount for the week. Late nights on Tuesday and Thursday until 7:30pm.

Pelican Cycles 1 Old Road

Sun 7 Wed 10

Tasting Liqueurs & Spirits of the World Your chance to try some of the famous name liqueurs and spirits from all over the world. Imagine you’re in the Caribbean drinking coconut rum, Tequilas in Mexico, Bourbon in Tennessee, Limoncello in Italy, Triple sec in France or Whisky in Scotland. Your chance to try, including special offers. 12pm to 5pm. Contact Ian Halliday on 01246 279382.

Wine Works 181 Chatsworth Road

Thu/Fri/Sat

T Potts The World on a Plate! Painters will have an opportunity to paint a plate for £8 (saving 205 Chatsworth Road £4) to reflect their vision of the world! A winner will be picked to receive a £50 T Potts voucher. Thursday and Friday 12pm 6pm and Saturday 10:30am - 4:30pm. Contact Jill or Rowan on 01246 221644 or 07818 015 238.

Sat/Wed/ Sat

Brampton Tramlines at the Mensroom Brampton Tramlines. We will put lines in your hair with little clippers, including colours if wanted. Sat 6 and 13, 4pm-5pm and Wed 10, 3:30 - 4:30pm. Contact Jade on 07577 991 741.

The Mens Room 169 Chatsworth Road

Saturday 6 October 9am - 7pm

World Wide Wine Classics We will have plenty of wine open to taste to celebrate the world on our doorstep. We will also show how they can be matched with food from around the world. Contact Anna & Harriet on 01246 556227.

Majestic Wine Unit 1 42 Chatsworth Road

9am - 3pm

Food Tasting, Discounts & Competition Join us at Fitzgerald's coffee shop for a celebration of home cooked foods to eat in or takeaway at your convenience. Our friendly staff, delicious food and relaxed atmosphere will keep you coming back. Celebrating the Chatsworth Road Festival we are welcoming customers to come and try our new product Granny Mary's Finest Potted Beef, along with a few of our home cooked specials. Everyone will be given a ticket to enter a draw for a voucher and coffees will be half price. Contact Fitzgerald’s on 01246 551973 or 07709 571 627.

Fitzgerald's Coffee Shop 13 Chatsworth Road

10am 4pm

The World of Languages An open day at the language centre in Brampton Courtyard. Pop in and see if you can brush up on your French or Spanish. All ages welcome. Contact Jane Reed on 07548 520 700.

Language Learning Centre Brampton Courtyard Old Road

10am 12pm

Fair Trade Coffee Morning As part of our Harvest weekend we will be celebrating the wonderful diverse food and hand-made products from other countries, which are available on our doorstep. We are supporting Fairtrade by using and selling their products at our coffee morning. A warm invitation is extended to everyone to join us. Contact June Partington 0126 232169.

Storrs Road Methodist Church and Centre Upper Moor Street

10am 2pm

Brampton Food Market Brampton Food Market is One Year Old! We are making the most of the Festival theme ‘The World on our Doorstep’ by inviting an eclectic mix of stall holders with foods from all over the world. A cake will be cut, be celebrate our first birthday, and the Mayor and Mayoress will be there to join in with singing Happy Birthday to celebrate. Contact Sally-Anne Beecham on 01246 279916.

St Thomas' Centre Chatsworth Road Behind St Thomas' Church

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Events Childhood dreams and aspirations are the main themes behind Doris Worthington’s light but poignant 30-minute drama Me Mam Said, Me Dad Said which is showing at The Peacock Inn on Wednesday 10th October at 6.30pm. Based on a conversation in a back alley between children in postwar Clay Cross, the play recently won an award at the Derby Arts Festival. Chris Ashmore, who is organising the play and helps to run a local drama club with Doris, explained: “The children in the story are very naïve and a lot of their opinions are based on what they have overheard their parents saying. It is about their aspirations and what they believe is achievable for them. “It’s quite funny in the way that it shines a light on the way in which children thought about life in that era, very different from the way that a 10 or 11-year-old would think about things today.” Further details can be obtained from Chris on 01246 202458.

Shifting Sands is a street-theatre company who combines clowning with improvised tomfoolery to create memorable characters that engage with their audience. Described as ‘Buster Keaton meets William Shakespeare with Laurel and Hardy directing’, the Tansley based company will be bringing their special brand of comedy to Lambrelli’s restaurant on Saturday 13th October from 10am. Expect plenty of audience participation. The art of clowning is then explored in more detail at a children’s workshop from 11am to 12 noon, while adults can learn more about the basis of Shifting Sands’ work by attending an afternoon session on commedia dell’arte (3-4pm) which, according to Shifting Sands’ Gerry Flanagan, is the inspiration behind a lot of modern comedy. “Most of what you know about comedy is based on commedia which comes from 16th century Italy. You have stock characters that are instantly recognisable and it’s all based very much on status and the master-servant relationship. So, to give an obvious example, Fawlty Towers is a classic Commedia dell’Arte show. “All of our work is based on play and clowning. Often when you mention clowning people think of someone in make-up and the circus. When we talk about clowning, think more about Buster Keaton, Laurel and Hardy or Father Ted. “We’re very playful, what we do is not a show, we’re moving around and interacting with people who are passing by.” Catch them at Lambarelli’s In Piazza at 7 Chatsworth Road, see guide for more detail. To book for any of the events, contact Gerry on 07751 996 864 or email: shiftingsandstheatre@hotmail.com and you can check out their web site at www.shiftingsandstheatre.co.uk.

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Events

Saturday 6 October 10am 2pm

Nonnas Mercato Nonnas Mercato is Chesterfield’s very own authentic Italian food market, arriving on Chatsworth Road on Saturday 6th October. We’ll be bringing home the finest seasonal produce directly from the Milan markets and we’ve a fully stocked larder of your favourite goodies from the Nonnas range. There might even be a tasting or two of our hand-picked wines and lovingly selected Italian craft beer! Visit www.nonnas.co.uk for more foodie inspiration. Contact Paul Wells on 07799 893 599.

Nonnas Restaurant 131 Chatsworth Road

10am 2pm

Apple Pressing and Juice Tasting Transition Chesterfield will be pressing apples collected as part of our ongoing Abundance campaign. Free samples of the pressed juice will be available as Tasters for anyone interested. We will also have an information display about who we are and what we do. Contact Colin Harrison on 01246 566598.

St Thomas' Centre Chatsworth Road Behind St Thomas' Church

10am 5pm

JMJ Throwing pots in Brampton How to throw a pot and how the business works. Contact Janine Manion-Jones on 01246 555461.

JMJ Pottery 140 Chatsworth Road

10am 5pm

Colour Scheme Consultations Now and Then are offering a colour advice service free of charge for the Chatsworth Road Festival. Bring in your new carpet, curtains or tile samples and we'll help you coordinate your whole colour scheme and create the look you’ve always wanted. Look through our wide selection of paint, fabrics and wallpaper and see what offers are available on our decor and home furnishings. Contact Jules Capper on 01246 550777.

Now and Then 173 Chatsworth Road

Meet at 10:45 for 11:30am departure.

Cycle In Style Wheely Fun Wheels host the Cycle in Style Ride. Inspired by the 'Tweed Run' and the cycle chic movement. Any bike and rider are welcome to join but the aim is to look as sharp as possible. Dust off your classic bikes and plus fours to complete a short ride along the Chatsworth Road corridor on quiet roads. Complimentary coffee at Nonna's for all participants. Call Alastair on 01246 520820 or 0783 483 8076.

Meet at Nonna's 131 Chatsworth Road

11am 2pm

Lambarelli's In Food Tasting "In Piazza" Piazza A tasting of the famous Teresa Lambarelli's pasta sauces. An 7 Chatsworth Road opportunity to comes and try freshly made Italian cuisine. Just call in to have a taste. Call Teresa Lambarelli on 07727 618 741. Pooky Peppa Pig Visits Chatsworth Road The extremely popular kids character Peppa Pig will be making 286 Chatsworth Road an appearance on Chatsworth Road on the opening day of the festival between 12-2pm starting at Pooky and making her way around various shops and businesses during this time. A great opportunity to meet this well loved character. Contact Victoria Holmes on 07968154124 or 01246 220345. Pooky Ferrets Are Us by the Chesterfield Ferret Club A group of people who have ferret welfare at heart and want to 286 Chatsworth Road At the rear of the introduce the public to the ferrets. There will be an opportunity to engage with the ferrets. All questions answered by humans! shop

12 - 2pm

12 - 5pm

12:30 4:30pm

Palfreyman’s Music Open Days Free trial lessons on keyboard, guitar, banjo, mandolin, ukelele, bass, drums and singing. No booking necessary, just turn up on the day between 12:30 and 4:30pm for a taster session. Contact Palfreyman’s on 01246 271737.

Palfreyman’s Music PALFREYMAN’S 171 Chatsworth Road

7:30 10:30pm

Barn Dance Come and dance to the music of Brampton Community Band as Manor Fields Association celebrates securing Manor Fields, our local green space, for community use. Tickets cost £5 including a buffet and are available from Angela Fookes, 12 Ashgate Avenue, Chesterfield or from Created Gallery 420 Chatsworth Road. Contact Angela on 01246 208379.

Loundsley Green Community Centre

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Events

Sunday 7 October 9am - 7pm

10am 2pm

10:45 11:45am

10:30am 1pm 1pm 4:15pm

2.30pm Onwards

2:30 - 4pm

6:15 7:15pm

World Wide Wine Classics We will have plenty of wine open to taste to celebrate the world on our doorstep. We will also show how they can be matched with food from around the world. Contact Anna & Harriet on 01246 556227. Kids activities at Pooky Pooky will be open 10am- 2pm for business and during this time kids can get their faces painted and they can even have a go at making their own bracelets. Contact Victoria Holmes on 07968 154 124 or 01246 220345. Harvest Services Our Worship4All harvest service welcomes everyone to join us in a café style setting. This allows worship, with drinks and chat afterwards, sitting informally around small tables. Our worship group will be singing from 10.30am. We will be pleased to see you. Contact June Partington on 01246 232169. Chatsworth Road Clutter Clearance Bric a Brac Stalls from local residents- come and bag a bargain. Contact Shirley Niblock on 01246 207080. Design, Draw & Create Workshop An opportunity to spend an afternoon in a wonderfully creative atmosphere. Six professional artists from the local area have joined together to create a workshop where you’ll be inspired to design and create. There will be 2 sessions during the afternoon and you will be able to choose 2 activities from the following; ceramic tiles, life drawing, textile art, monoprinting and collage. Pre-booking is necessary, please email clare@ claregage.com including your 2 choices. The session will cost £8 per person and is suitable for anyone 16 years+. Perfect for all people with an interest in art and creativity, all abilities very welcome! Contact Clare on 07921 770 036. Harvest Festival - The world on our doorstep The Church will be decorated with displays of the harvest of goods that we receive in this county from the world over. The Festival Service will feature several of these countries and will be a service of thanksgiving for the glorious diversity of our world. After the service afternoon tea will be served and this is followed by a charity auction of the goods that people have brought. People are welcome to attend the whole event or any part of it. 2:30pm for Service, 3:30pm Afternoon tea and Charity Auction at 4pm. Contact Chris Townsend on 01246 278783. English Afternoon at Mes Amis See Cock and Magpie Morris and Chesterfield Garland Dancers perform outside Mes Amis whilst enjoying afternoon tea. Call Marcella on 01246 557394 or Shirley Niblock on 01246 207080. Harvest Services Our evening Harvest service is in contrast to our morning service. Everyone is welcome to this more traditional service. Contact June Partington on 01246 232169.

Majestic Wine Unit 1 42 Chatsworth Road Pooky 286 Chatsworth Road

Storrs Road Methodist Church and Centre Upper Moor Street 520 Chatsworth Road

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St Thomas' Centre Chatsworth Road Behind St Thomas' Church

Gospel Mission Congregational Church Old Road Brampton

Brampton Gospel Mission

Mes Amis 479 Chatsworth Road

Storrs Road Methodist Church and Centre Upper Moor Street

Monday 8 October 12 1:30pm 6 - 9pm

Furniture Painting Techniques Demonstration Come along and learn a few tricks on how to paint your furniture. From shabby chic to industrial chic. Contact Harleys on 01246 556111 to book your free place. Themed Shopping Evening A festival for you to see, at Libby's, that's the place to be. Libby has searched for all and sundry, so make sure you are there that Monday. Fine gifts of jewellery, candles and homeware, indulge in perfumes, bath and body care. She has travelled far and wide, so come along and look inside. There's canapes and wine for you, with brand new lines to look at too. So don't forget to note this date, we'll see you there, don't be late. Contact Libby on 01246 229999.

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Events

Tuesday 9 October 10am 1:30pm 10:30am 2pm

12:15 2pm

Brampton Moor Methodist Olive Branch Olive Branch coffee morning to include bric a brac, cake and craft stall and a singalong! Contact Mrs Platts on 01246 272064. Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Appeal Get Started Wrapped shoeboxes will be available free of charge. Come along and buy some shoebox items to get you started with this year's shoebox appeal! Watch the latest Operation Christmas Child DVD and chat to our knit and natter group to see what we do all year round. Everyone welcome. Buy 3 or more items and receive a 50p voucher to use at the coffee shop (only valid on the 9th October). Contact Jane Simmons on 0797 483 1274. Festival Lunch with an international Flavour We will be serving home-made soup and freshly baked bread, desserts, coffee/tea/juice. (Donations are invited). Call in and join us to enjoy the diversity of food from other countries which are available on our doorstep. Contact June Partington 01246 232169.

Brampton Moor Methodist Church Brampton Moor St Thomas' Centre Chatsworth Road Behind St Thomas' Church

Storrs Road Methodist Church and Centre Upper Moor Street

Wednesday 10 October 12 1:30pm 6:30 - 7pm

Glass Fusing Demonstration Come and watch the ancient art of glass fusing. Please contact Harleys on 01246 556111 to book your free place. Me Mam says Me Dad Says (Play) A short play set in post war Clay Cross. A group of children play in a back street, gossiping, repeating overheard conversations and looking forward to the future. Contact Chris Ashmore on 01246 202458.

Harleys Interiors 280-282 Chatsworth Road The Peacock Inn 412 Chatsworth Road

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Thursday 11 October 4 - 6pm

World Maths on Our Doorstep A drop in event with maths challenges from different nations. There will be prizes and displays of maths facts about international mathematicians that have changed the world, eg: Archibald Williams (USA) who won a gold medal in the 400m at the Berlin Olympics. Euclid and Pythagoras, ancient Greeks, Fibonacci (Italian) and how his numbers appear in nature. Contact Helen Loizou on 01246 555959. 9am - 5pm Tropical Rainforest Day at Chatsworth Beauty Evening 6 - Therapies 9pm Offers throughout the day including the Rainforest Pedicure, which is a great favourite with clients, at the reduced rate of £20 (usually £25). Refreshments with a tropical influence. The open evening will also have a tropical theme but will consist mainly of skin-care information and advice. There will also be an opportunity to purchase skin care products with a 10% discount if purchased on the night. Also available to purchase on the evening will be a selection of jewellery supplied by Adorn Jewellery. Contact Marie Fletcher on 01246 511666.

Brampton Moor Methodist Church Brampton Moor

Chatsworth Beauty Therapies 521 Chatsworth Road

Friday 12 October 11am 3pm 4 - 6pm

Craft Buddies: Dream Catcher Workshop Relax into the world of making dream catchers. Learn techniques and skills. Contact Harleys Interiors on 01246 556111 to book your free place. Inspired By A View An opportunity to be welcomed into Westfield Infant School for the school to showcase the work produced in their recent arts project alongside a visit to our two new classrooms. The children enjoyed creating work with three local artists with a theme of being inspired by our local buildings. We hope to incorporate some of the children's work into the new building. Contact Paula Kingdon on 01246 566124.

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Harleys Interiors 280-282 Chatsworth Road Westfield Infant School Vincent Crescent

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Join local Chesterfield Borough Councillor Shirley Niblock as she and her husband Paul lead a four mile circular walk around some of the area’s open spaces on Saturday 13th October.

“It has health benefits and promotes the local area and the Festival. It’ll be the first time it’s been done but we’re hoping to produce a leaflet so people can try it out themselves in their own time. “It’s a fairly flat walk and I think there’s only one small stile so it’s quite

accessible. My husband has been trying it out and he can do it at a steady pace in about an hour-and-a-half.” The walk is free but limited to 30 people. Booking is advisable. For more details contact Shirley on 01246 207080.

The walk begins at 2pm on the corner of Heaton Street and Chatsworth Road, taking in the Inkerman, Manor Fields, Somersall Park and Walton Dam via Old Road, Ashgate Avenue, Vincent Crescent, Westbrook Close and Somersall Farm. “The concept came about after the green spaces were the focus of a community magazine and I thought, ‘wouldn’t it be nice to have a walk that links them all’. My husband Paul loves walking so I gave him the task of mapping out the walk that would link the four green spaces,” said Shirley.

Coffee lounge Mes Amis will be looking to provide a certain ‘je ne sais quoi’ when they host an exclusive ‘Allo ‘Allo Soirée from 7.30pm on Saturday 13th October. For £30, including wine on arrival, customers can sample the delights of classic French cuisine and get involved in some laughout-loud comedy sketches acted out in between courses. Mes Amis’ Claire Redhead has been involved in putting together the evening. “The customers are encouraged to come dressed in the ‘Allo ‘Allo theme to help them get into the spirit of the evening and we’ll be looking to provide some classic French food to make the whole evening a real French experience. “The idea is that all the customers are visitors to Ren é’s cafe and we set the scene by recreating the look-and-feel of the set from the TV programme. We’ll be providing the food and the actors will provide the entertainment between courses. “We’ve done it before and last time we had René, Edith, Yvette and Officer Crabtree and the feedback was great. They acted out a storyline brilliantly and there was plenty of audience participation.” You can book your place by contacting Mes Amis on 01246 557394. Page 18 • www.s40local.co.uk


Events

Friday 12 October 7:30 9:15pm

WOW (Worship on Weekdays) Our Wow (Worship on Weekdays) events are held approximately every two months although this does vary. These are evening worship events around a specific theme, with a variety of formats including café style worship, worship stations, drama, creative activities, prayer and lively modern worship songs. The WOW events are open to anyone and we often have people from all over Chesterfield and further afield who attend. We are pleased to be having a WOW event as part of the Chatsworth Road Festival. Call Sue Cowie on 01246 274021.

Storrs Road Methodist Church and Centre Upper Moor Street

8pm - Late

Friday Night Party Night at Brampton Manor Live music from 8pm. Contact Brampton Manor on 0800 389 4044.

Brampton Manor Old Road

Saturday 13 October 10am 11pm

Brampton Community Band's Fabulous Day of Workshops & Big National Ceilidh for Water Aid A day of music, dance and singing workshops topped off with a Big National Ceilidh for Water Aid (www.bignationalceilidh. co.uk). Brampton Community Band with friends from Chesterfield's Free Voices Community Choir will host a day of workshops where you can play, dance and/or sing your heart out. All ages and levels of experience are welcome - under 14s need to be accompanied by an adult). In the evening the band will host a Ceilidh in St Thomas' Church. Contact Peter Gray on 01246 236805.

St Thomas' Centre Chatsworth Road Behind St Thomas' Church

10am 2pm

Mini Market at The Zion Church, Chatsworth Road. Free admission. Raffle, Coffee Shop, Bouncy Castle, Phoenix Trader, Usborne Books, Jewellery, Cakes & much more still to be confirmed. Money raised is being donated on a 50:50 split between Sheffield Children’s Hospital & The Sick Children’s Trust as a thank you for the care, help & support they have given to a local boy called Zachary & his family. Raffle donations would be most welcome. Contact Kerry on 0781 324 7138.

Zion Church 90 Chatsworth Road

10am 4pm At various times during the day

Lambarelli's In The Waiters and The Secret Agents: Piazza Shifting Sands Theatre 7 Chatsworth Road Shifting Sands combines clowning with walkabout street theatre to create easily recognisable characters that interact spontaneously and playfully with the public to enliven and animate any event. At Lambarelli's you will see the Italian Waiters here to serve you, trained to the highest standard to wait on you and make you feel special. Nothing is too much trouble. Also be on the look out for The Secret Agents in the vicinity. Professionally trained to blend unobserved into any environment, they are there to make sure the streets are safe for all. Contact Gerry Flanagan on 07751 996 864.

11am 5pm

Jazz, Blues Guitar Platers- Live Music Meet Tony, Paul and Merek on their guitars playing live Jazz, Blues music all day at Lambarelli's in Piazza. Meet, drink, eat listen and enjoy! Contact Teresa Lambarelli on 07727 618 741.

Lambarelli's In Piazza 7 Chatsworth Road

10am 5pm

Colour Scheme Consultations Now and Then are offering a colour advice service free of charge for the Chatsworth Road Festival. Bring in your new carpet, curtains or tile samples and we'll help you coordinate your whole colour scheme and create the look you’ve always wanted. Look through our wide selection of paint, fabrics and wallpaper and see what offers are available on our decor and home furnishings. Contact Jules Capper on 01246 550777.

Now and Then 173 Chatsworth Road

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Zion Church


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Events

Saturday 13 October JMJ Pottery 140 Chatsworth Road

10am 5pm

JMJ Throwing pots in Brampton How to throw a pot and how the business works. Contact Janine Manion-Jones on 01246 555461.

10am 5pm

Created Gallery Design, Draw & Create Workshop Display A display of the work created during the Design, Draw & Create 420 Chatsworth Road Workshop. The display will be in the side window of Created Gallery so pop down during the opening times or anytime after Friday evening to see what the local participants have created. Lambarelli's In Physical Comedy Workshops: Piazza Shifting Sands Theatre 7 Chatsworth Road Clowning for Children A workshop to introduce you to the physical and expressive comedy of the Clown. Have fun, play games and attempt to be seriously stupid! To book email: shiftingsandstheatre@hotmail. com. Just £2 per each. Call Gerry Flanagan on 07751996 864. Lambarelli's In Food Tasting "In Piazza" Piazza A tasting of the famous Teresa Lambarelli's pasta sauces. An 7 Chatsworth Road opportunity to comes and try freshly made Italian cuisine. Just call in to try. Call Teresa Lambarelli on 07727 618 741. Koo Coffee & Bistro Koo Food Festival Koo Coffee 475a Chatsworth Koo prides itself on its excellent quality of continental and Road local products. We will be showcasing our range of products for sampling and retail. Try before you buy our delicious greek olives, Italian sun dried tomatoes, award winning pates, jams and chutneys. We recently achieved recognition from the cafe society in the Independent Coffee Shop of the Year category 2012. Try our coffee and locally sourced home made cakes. Contact Donna Charlesworth on 07860 873 293. Lambarelli's In Make Your Own Pizza Piazza "Real Italian atmosphere" at the New Italian Bar Caffe 7 Chatsworth Road "Lambarelli's In Piazza" Listen to Italian Music, drink freshly ground Lavazza Coffee, eat my delicious Pasta Dishes. Now fully licensed. Competition!!! This will go on all week. Guess the name of the Fish! Winner makes a pizza for free! Launching the new Make Your Own Pizza Parties At Lambarelli's In Piazza. Come and make your own pizza in the newly refurbished restaurant for just £5 per person - drink included. Contact Teresa Lambarelli on 07727 618 741. Palfreyman’s Music Palfreyman’s Music Open Days PALFREYMAN’S Free trial lessons on Keyboard, guitar, banjo, mandolin, ukelele, 171 Chatsworth Road MUSIC Ltd bass, drums and singing. No booking necessary, just turn up on the day between 12:30 and 4:30pm for a taster session. Contact Palfreyman’s on 01246 271737. Pedestrian crossing CHATSWORTH ROAD Walton and West Green Walk on the corner of Visit the 4 green spaces within the Walton and West Green 6th to 14th October 2012 Heaton Street and community forums area. Includes back alleys, side roads Chatsworth Road and panoramic views. Length approx 4 miles. Meet at the pedestrian crossing on the corner of Heaton Street and Chatsworth Road. Free but booking essential. Contact Chesterfield Borough Cllr Shirley Niblock on 01246 207080. Lambarelli's In Physical Comedy Workshops Piazza Shifting Sands Theatre: Commedia dell'Arte 7 Chatsworth Road An invitation to visit the improvised theatre that originated in Italy in the 16th Century. This is the world of Arlechino, Pantalone and the Zanni. The commedia provided the foundation for much of today's comedy. Just think of Fawlty Towers! To book a place email: shiftingsandstheatre@hotmail. com. Just £2 per person per session. Contact Gerry Flanagan on 07751 996 864.

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Events

Saturday 13 October 7:30 - 9pm

Free Brewery Tour Two talks covering the history of Brampton Brewery and the brewing process. 1/2 pint beer at the interval. Numbers are strictly limited so all places must be booked by calling the brewery 01246 221680.

Brampton Brewery Chatsworth Business Park Chatsworth Road

7:30pm late

Allo 'Allo Soirée Evening of laugh out loud comedy with René and friends. Come dressed in style. Meal included £30 a head. Contact Claire Redhead on 07859 911 860.

Mes Amis 479 Chatsworth Road

Sunday 14 October 11am 3pm

Koo Food Festival Koo prides itself on its excellent quality of continental and local products. We will be showcasing our range of products for sampling and retail. Try before you buy our delicious greek olives, Italian sun dried tomatoes, award winning pates, jams and chutneys. We recently achieved recognition from the cafe society in the Independent Coffee Shop of the Year category 2012. You will be able to try our coffee and locally sourced home made cakes. Contact Donna Charlesworth on 07860 873 293.

Koo Coffee & Bistro 475a Chatsworth Road

6 - 7pm

Thanksgiving Service A service of thanksgiving for all the community. Whether you are a Church goer or not, this will be an opportunity to spend time together being thankful for the amazing community we have. An uplifting end to the 2012 Festival celebrations. Contact Sally-Anne Beecham on 01246 279916.

St Thomas' Church Chatsworth Road

COMPETITIONS All Festival Week

Name The Fish Competition!!! Taking place all week, simply guess the name of the Fish! The lucky winner gets to make a pizza for free! Contact Teresa Lambarelli on 07727 618 741.

Lambarelli’s In Piazza 7 Chatsworth Road

All Festival Week

Find Pooky Bear Competition Pooky Bear will be hiding in the window of a different shop on 4 days of the festival. Saturday 6, Tuesday 9, Thursday 11 and the following Saturday 13. Pooky Bear will be wearing a Pooky T-shirt so he will be easily recognisable. Competition forms from Pooky Shop or see page 13. Complete the form with the names of the shops where Pooky Bear appeared and on which day. The lucky winner will get a goody bag full of toys & gifts. Call Victoria Holmes on 07968 154 124 or 01246 220345.

Pooky 286 Chatsworth Road

All Festival Week

Guess the Fireplace Package Guess the fireplace package, guess the price and win the package! Visit the shop for more details.

The Mantlepiece Fireplaces 40 Chatsworth Road

All Festival Week

Guess the Number of Tablets in the Jar Guess how many tablets/ capsules in the jar. Winner wins a prize. 50p a go.

Lloyds Pharmacy 284 Chatsworth Road

Mon 8 Fri 12

Poster Competition Open to all children at Old Hall Junior School. Paint or draw and colour a poster to depict the festival. As bright and cheerful as possible. All visitors to Minuteman Press during the festival week (9am - 5pm) will choose their favourite. The winner will receive a prize. All entries to be received by 5pm Thursday 4th October. Contact John Harris on 01246 554562.

Minuteman Press Chatsworth Road Business Park Chatsworth Road

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Festival

QUIZ £600 Prize Pot!

How well do you know Chatsworth Road and Brampton? Test your knowledge with this quiz! Enter your answers to the 9 picture questions (highlighted with a coloured dot) on the entry form, and send it to S40 Local to be in with a chance of winning the £600 PRIZE POT, kindly donated by local businesses. The other questions are just for fun, you’ll find the answers on page 62. Thank you to the Brampton Living History Group and to Picture The Past (www. www.picturethepast.org.uk), for helping produce the quiz and supplying the pictures.

1. What was the name of the public house at the junction of Storrs Road and Chatsworth Road which is now a car park? 2. On Quarry Lane is a plastics firm called Amies, what was it before then? 3. On Chatsworth Road, what was the name of the butcher’s shop between Victoria Street and Old Hall Road? 4. The building shown was at the junction of Chatsworth Road and Old Road and was demolished in 1971. It had various uses but what was it being used for until about 1930?

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5. Next door to the Red Lion public house was a Wireless shop, what was it called? 6. Next door to the Barrel Inn public house was a gent’s hairdressers, whose shop was it? 7. Chatsworth Road used to be home to two cycle shops, see picture (Seven) for one of them. But what is this building now?

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8. On the left hand side of the junction of Heaton Street, and Chatsworth Road is Koo Coffee Shop. This was formerly a grocers shop but who owned it? 9. Can you recall what year the grocer’s shop, mentioned in question 8, closed its doors? 10. Below Brampton Moor Methodist Church next to the butcher’s shop was a pharmacy run by a lady chemist, who was she? 11. The building shown is on Chatsworth Road and was formerly a gent’s outfitters called Crappers, started by Leonard Crapper circa 1920. What’s the name of the business that occupies the site today?

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12. Chesterfield’s first cinema to show moving pictures was in Brampton, what was it called? 13. In question 12, what was the last film shown, at the cinema? Please mention S40 Local • Page 27


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14. The cinema was formerly a chapel which the owner Charles Senior converted. What was the name of the chapel? 15. Where was the Brampton Feast held? 16. Northern Tea Merchants was formerly a wholesale ironmongers and hardware merchant from 1911. What was the name of the shop?

17. The picture shows Chain Bar Houses and shop on the corner of School Board Lane, home of the Bestwick Family for many years. Do you know what was kept in the backyard and delivered daily?

Seventeen

18. What used to be at the site of Lidl’s store on the corner of Foljambe Road? 19. The picture shows the members of the Britannia Bowling Club, but do you know in what year the picture was taken?

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20. At the end of Wheatbridge Road was Herbert Mason’s pot shop (now Brampton Furniture Store). On the top floor was a space used for a leisure pastime. Do you know what took place here and for a bonus point can you tell us what it was known as? 21. Between the Red Lion Inn and the Barrel Inn was a pottery shop run by which family? 22. At 195 Chatsworth Road something used to hang off the wall before it became Audiovision. Do you know what it was? 23. This picture shows a local factory site shortly before it was demolished. Do you know where it is?

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24. To the left of Brickhouse Yard and the Half Moon Inn was another pub which has long since gone, next to the row of cottages. What was the name of the pub? 25. The Brampton Brewery building shown in August 1982 was demolished in September 1984. What’s the name of the main business that occupies this site now?

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26. In the past this site has been home to Oldfield Pottery, Negretti and Zambra making Aircraft Instruments, and J.J Blows making dairy equipment to name a few … but what is it now? 27. This picture shows Brampton during its worse year for flooding, but when was it?

Twenty Seven

28. What was the shop on the corner of Walton Road and Chatsworth Road? It was demolished when the Safeway supermarket was built. 29. On the corner of Chapel Lane and Chatsworth Road opposite the Star public house, where Created Gallery is now was a Green-grocers shop. Can you name the owners? 30. Painted by Urban Canvas on JMJ Pottery’s exterior is this image. But do you know what role the lady shown played in Brampton’s more recent history?

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£600 Prize Pot Includes:

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• Specially commissioned jewellery by Susan of Zulekha. • A complete garden design worth £300 by Richard Cocker of Restyle Landscapes. • A Tea Pot to paint at T Potts, Chatsworth Road. • A Spa Ritual Treatment at Brampton Manor. • A foot massage and foot treatment by Sharon Brennan. • A voucher to use at Phoenix Cards donated by Kerry Noble. • A massage to reduce stress and restore inner piece by Sheila Howard at Sehati. • A Vintage Travel Kit - ideal to take in the cabin of an aircraft. Donated by Chatsworth Beauty Therapies. • Entry to Chatsworth House for up to six people - donated by S40 Local. For your chance of winning the above set of prizes please answer the questions on this page and forward to the address below. Entries must be received by 9 October 2012 and the judges decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into. Good luck. Send your entries to:

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1) Cut & blow dry, colour & gel nails - fingers or toes for £55 (saves £29) 2) K-Pac Treatment, blowdry, express pedicure with the following: foot scrub, nail soak, cuticle tidy & paint for £30 (saving £16) 3) Back massage or facial & a blow dry for £20 (saving £16) 4) Cut & blow dry & an express manicure incl. Nail soak, shape, cuticle tidy & paint for £35 (saving £15). Offers with Call Sarah or Darlene call 01246 278207 to book.

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Lambarelli’s In Piazza 7 Chatsworth Road

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Harleys Interiors 280-282 Chatsworth Road

Harley’s Discount Tombola: Bring your purchases to the till, pick a ticket from the tombola to see how much discount you will receive. Discounts range from 5% to 70% off Saturday 6 and Saturday 13 only. (Some exclusions will apply).

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20% off all bespoke picture framing. From framing a simple photo to framing a football shirt. Over 2000 mouldings to choose from (excludes ready made frames and reproduction English frames).

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Pooky 286 Chatsworth Road

During the festival Pooky will have various discounts and special offers on products from different parts of the world- see in store nearer the time for more details.

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Nora Eve Bridal Boutique 272 Chatsworth Road

Selected British dresses on sale rail for only £199. 10% off Pink Paradox shoes made in China.


Created Gallery Featured Artist

Bubble & Tweet

Exhibition

Liz Welby

Artist of the month is Bubble & Tweet. Inspired by natural forms, Bubble & Tweet designs are hand screen-printed onto select fabrics & specialist papers. Their creations will make you bubble over with joy & leave you tweeting with pleasure. The range at Created includes cards and bags.

Home. 15-29 September. An exhibition of prints by Liz Welby. Created Gallery’s last exhibition until Easter 2013.

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What’s On Until 29 September Saturday 8 September to Wednesday 31 October Thursday 20 September

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Friday 21 September Saturday 22 September Saturday 22 September Saturday 22 September Sunday 23 September Sunday 23 September

Sunday 23 September

Monday 24 September

Chesterfield Museum: Reincarnated Rubbish. Discover the creative creations made out of recycled materials by artist, Val Hunt. Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery. Open 10am - 4pm (closed Wednesdays and Sundays) free entry. For details contact the Chesterfield Museum on 01246 345727. Chesterfield Museum: A Touch of Glass - an exhibition exploring glass making in Chesterfield. Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery 10am - 4pm (closed Wednesdays and Sundays) free entry. For details contact the Chesterfield Museum on 01246 345727. Alex Garnett at Chesterfield Jazz Club. Ronnie Scott’s All Stars saxophonist will be performing at Chesterfield Jazz Club, 8:30pm. A rare opportunity to see a superb player who has worked with Johnny Dankworth, Guy Barker, Gilad Atzmon, Humphrey Lyttleton, Alan Barnes, Wynton Marsalis, amongst many. 8:30 pm start - more information and tickets available from www.chesterfieldjazz. com £7.50 online, £9.00 at the door. Under 18s pay £5 on the door. Messy Church at Storrs Road Methodist Church from 3:30 - 5pm - ‘Two by Two’. Families are invited to come along have fun and join in with crafts, singing, games, worship time and a light meal. Places must be booked to assist catering. Tel 01246 274021 or email storrsroad.messychurch@gmail.com "Come Fly with Me - A flower arranging demonstration" by Ada Fawthrop, a local demonstrator, to be held at Storrs Road Methodist Church Centre at 7.30pm. Anyone interested in flower arranging or who would enjoy an entertaining evening is invited to attend. Tickets £4 available by contacting the Organiser on 206760 or on the door." Soroptimist International Chesterfield & District: Quiz night 7:30 pm at Club Chesterfield. Includes Pie & Pea supper, all proceeds to Soroptimist charities. Contact Anne Thompson on 01246 566448 for tickets. Car Free Day. Leave the car at home and get from A to B by bike. Often one short commute can get you hooked. See www.worldcarfree.net/wcfd for more detail. Chesterfield Hosts The Midlands Cycle Forum. The Chesterfield Cycle Campaign hosts the next meet of the forum. See website below for more detail. www.pedals.org.uk/east_midlands_cyclists_ forum Chesterfield Male Voice Choir Autumn Concert in St Thomas’ Church, Brampton at 7.30pm with special guests the Castleford Male Voice Choir. An entertaining evening of traditional, spiritual, stage and film music. Tickets from Choir members, Tourist Information or on the door. Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Launch Service 10:45am at the Gospel Mission, Old Road, Brampton. Hear about this year's Shoebox campaign and learn how you can help.  If you have any empty shoeboxes please bring to service.  Refreshments will be served afterwards. Sunday School Open Morning 11:45am to 12:15pm at the Gospel Mission, Old Road, Brampton. Any parents or grand parents who are interested in a lively and active Sunday School for their children and grand children are invited to come along to see a short presentation about the Sunday School's activities and meet the children, other parents and Sunday School teachers. Harvest Swap - Hunloke Community Gardens, Church St South (S40 2TF). Bring anything edible you have grown or made yourself (cakes, jam, chutney etc); each participant and their produce is given a number and, at the appointed time, you bargain with others to swap your produce for theirs. The swap itself happens at about 2:30pm, but activities from 12 onwards. Transition Chesterfield event. Details at www.transitionchesterfield.org.uk or by emailing: hello@transitionchesterfield.org.uk. Brampton Living History Group: Pleasure Palace - a talk by Mr I. Morgan. Held in St. Thomas’ Church Parish Centre, Chatsworth Road, at 7.30pm. Admission Charge £1.50. ALL WELCOME.

Only One Life. What’s it all about?

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Pick up & drop off in S40 The Jungle Day Nursery

Day Nursery If you’re a parent of young children you’re probably familiar with The Jungle Play Centre, but have you noticed the Jungle Day Nursery situated right next door?

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new advertiser to S40 Local, The Jungle is run by husband and wife team Dave and Natalie Johnson. Natalie was the driving force behind the Nursery, having worked in primary education as a teacher, with B Ed (hons) qualification, it’s been her goal to run a nursery and she was pleased to achieve this goal when she opened up The Jungle Day Nursery in 2009. Based in Sheepbridge they have just started up a school bus, and they offer an additional service, they will collect children from home, school or any location and return to any destination at the end of the day. This opens up this fantastic nursery to a much wider audience. The bus is staffed by a driver plus one carer and means you don’t have to travel to the nursery to drop off your child, whilst also reducing the number of journeys across town. All staff are qualified to Level 3 and above, Natalie has Early Years Professional Status and the nursery’s OFSTED reports have areas that are outstanding. Hopefully we’ll be bringing you more next month but for now The Jungle Day Nursery do have spaces available so if you are looking for nursery places Natalie can be contacted on 01246 261642.

Excellence In Childcare • OFSTED areas of Outstanding • Friendly, caring & fully qualified staff • Free 15 hours for 2-5 year olds. • Open 07:30am to 6:30pm Monday to Friday • Holiday Clubs available • Excellently equipped purpose built day nursery. • Large, secure & fun outdoor play area. • Collection & drop off from school, home or even your place of work with our new minibus service.

Jungle Day Nursery Foxwood Road Sheepbridge Chesterfield S41 9RF Tel: 01246 261 642

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Sunday 7 October

Songs of Praise @ St John's Church Centre, Walton Back Lane 2pm to 3:30pm. Did you grow up going to Sunday School? Do you remember singing every morning in school assembly? If you enjoy the traditional old hymns and the memories they bring back, come and join us for tea, song and chat at our simple worship afternoon. Everyone is welcome including anyone with dementia or any similar condition and their carers. For more information contact Rachel on 01246 271313. MacMillan Coffee Morning. 10am-12noon at Walton Evangelical Church, Moorland View Road, Chesterfield S40 3DD. For details call 01246 231002 or email office@waltonchurch.org Messy Church at Storrs Road Methodist Church from 3:30pm to 5pm - ‘Two by Two’. Families are invited to come along, have fun and join in with crafts, singing, games, worship time and a light meal. Places must be booked to assist catering. Tel 01246 274021 or email storrsroad.messychurch@ gmail.com Holymoorside Film: "My Week with Marilyn" A delightful movie documenting the tension between Sir Lawrence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe during filming of The Prince and The Showgirl. Stars: Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne and Kenneth Branagh. Cert 15. Starts at 7.30pm Holymoorside Village Hall. See www.holymoorsidearts.co.uk or call Ann 01246 567118. September Beetle Drive at the Gospel Mission at 2:30pm at the Gospel Mission, Old Road, Brampton. Also several stalls, including crafts and a prize draw.  Just £2 admission to include drinks and cake.  Come and have a fun afternoon.  All proceeds to Macmillan Cancer Support.  Quiz Night at Storrs Road Methodist Church Centre. Starts 7pm organised by the Wesley Guild, donations to go to Christian Aid. There will be a ‘Bring & Share’ supper. All are welcome to come along. Chesterfield & District Family History Society: Brimington at war - a talk by Philip Cousins and Peter Harrison. Meet at 7:30pm at St Hugh's Roman Catholic Church, Littlemoor, Chesterfield. Non members welcome, small charge to cover refreshments. For details call Marion Yeldham on 01246 274535. www.cadfhs.org.uk. Holymoorside Horticultural Society: Springtime at Renishaw - a talk by David Kesteven. 8pm at the United Reformed Church Meeting Room, Holymoorside. Visitors are always welcome at our meetings. For details contact Trevor Gee (Secretary) 01246 569059. Steve Phillips & Brendan Crocker at The Friday Club at the Whitwell Centre. Perhaps best known along with their old mate, Mark Knopfler, as members of the Notting Hillbillies. Mark Knopfler first came across Steve around 1968 when, as a reporter for the Yorkshire Post, he went to a club in Leeds to check out the music. Mark described Steve as “the best of his type in the country”. Steve and Mark Knopfler formed a guitar-picking duo, the Duolian String Pickers, and played together until 1974 when Mark left Leeds to earn international acclaim with Dire Straits. The Ballroom, The Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale, DE4 2EQ. Doors open: 7.00pm, show starts: 7.30pm Tickets: £7.50 / £6.00 concs. Enquiries and tickets: Sarah Bennett: 01629 733759, sarah@sarahbennettjazz.com or www.thewhitworthcentre.co.uk

Chatsworth Road Festival. For information please see listing in S40 Local.

Fair Trade Coffee Morning at Storrs Road Methodist Church, 10 am to 12 noon. We will be using and selling Fairtrade products and all proceeds will go to Fairtrade organisations. Quaker Theatre Company present a short play "One of that Despised People" 2:30pm at Friends Meeting House, 27 Ashgate Road. The play examines the depth of faith in a future world which is not only suspicious of all churches, but views them with open hostility. It is not suitable for anyone under 16. Also an opportunity to find out more about Quakers. Free entry, retiring collection. For more detail contact John Newton (Clerk of Chesterfield Quaker Meeting) 01246 273105. Bolsover Festival of Brass Competition. For information please call Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre on 01246 345777/8 or visit www.visitchesterfield.info

Storrs Road Methodist Church and Centre, Upper Moor Street, Brampton, S40 3NR Messy Church : WOW (Worship on Weekdays) : Wesley Guild : Boys Brigade : St. John Ambulance : Pre-School : Toddlers : Kickers Dancing School : TimeOut on Tuesdays : Sunday Services 10.45 & 18.15

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Harvest Service, 5 - 6pm at Christadelphian Church 19a Sheffield Road, Chesterfield. Buffet supper served after the service. Visit web site www.chesterfieldchristadelphians.org.uk Harvest Festival Service, 2.30 pm. Following the service there will be afternoon tea and at 4 pm an auction of harvest goods with proceeds going to charity (to be named later). The Gospel Mission, Old Road, Brampton. Harvest Festival at Storrs Road Methodist Church. The worship group will be singing before the service which will start at 10.45am. Coffee and tea will be available afterwards. Diabetes UK Chesterfield & North Derbyshire Voluntary Group monthly meeting: OPEN FORUM. In the Education Centre, adjacent to Car Parks 5 & 6 at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, Calow at 7.30pm.  The meetings are free and open to all – refreshments are available after the meeting. Contact: Alan Kirk on 01246 233539 NEDIAS: Wortley Top Forge and early iron making. A talk by Derek Bayliss on Wortley, the world’s oldest surviving iron forge: Visitors welcome. 7.30pm at St Thomas Church Centre, Chatsworth Road, Brampton (opposite Vauxhall/ Bristol Street Motors). NOTE the new venue. Info from Cliff on 01246 234212. The life of an MP. Member of Parliament, Toby Perkins, will describe his day-to-day work as the people's representative for the Chesterfield Constituency. 7.30pm at the Eyre Chapel Newbold (which is behind the Nags Head Public House in Newbold). Contact Yvonne Williamson (01246) 566509 for more information. Tea Dance @ Fairplay. A monthly Tea Dance at the Fairplay Centre, Alexandra Road. 1pm to 3pm £3. Enjoy music, tea and cake. Parking in the top right hand corner of Mecca Bingo Car Park. For details please call the Fairplay office on 01246 203963. www.fair-play.co.uk Chesterfield Evening Townswomen's Guild. 7.00pm in the Winding Wheel. Speaker Marjorie Dunn "The French Invasion.". Contact the Secretary on 01246 455110 for further details. Worship on Weekdays (WOW). Come and join the Worship Group for an evening of contemporary songs and fellowship in a relaxed café style atmosphere at Storrs Road Methodist Church. Refreshments served from 7:30pm. The worship starts at 7.45pm. Chesterfield & District Cats Protection - Holymoorside Bazaar, at Holymoorside Village Hall 10.00 - 13.00. Home made crafts, cakes, plants, refreshments, tombola, books/puzzles, Cats Protection Merchandise and much more. Tel Gill: 01246 209946. Chesterfield Jazz Club: Gary Grace performs The Great American Songbook – British Tony Bennett (voted by the International Tony Bennett Appreciation Society) – www.garygrace.co.uk Chesterfield Jazz Club, Chester Street, Chesterfield S40 1DL. Tickets available call 07764 587 258 / 07980 491 048 or online at www.chesterfieldjazz.com. Festival of Music: A concert by the choir of Chesterfield Parish Church. 7:30pm Admission £8.50 includes programme and glass of wine. Tickets from Chesterfield Parish Church, for details call Ian Brackenbury on 0771 928 3735 or just turn up on the night. Supported by Chesterfield Freemasons. Bread baking (at Brookside). The secrets of successful home baking (both yeast risen and soda bread will be made) in a conventional oven; every participant will leave with some of the bread we cook. Transition Chesterfield event. Details at www.transitionchesterfield.org.uk or by emailing: hello@transitionchesterfield.org.uk. Brampton Living History Group: Derbyshire Place Names. A talk by Mrs J. Ainsworth. Held in St. Thomas’ Church Parish Centre, Chatsworth Road, at 7.30pm. Admission Charge £1.50. ALL WELCOME. Encounters with Remarkable Birds An evening with Dominic Couzens, notable author, naturalist and wildlife consultant. Celebrating 25years of RSPB Chesterfield Local Group. Winding Wheel, Chesterfield 7.30pm. Tickets available from Chesterfield venues Box Office 01246 345222, www. chesterfieldvenues.co.uk Craft Fair to be held at Storrs Road Methodist Church Centre 5pm-8pm. Photographic Art, Jewellery, Soaps/Bath Bombs, Embroidery pieces, Baby goods, Woodwork, Cards, Cakes, Jams & Preserves, Refreshments. Free entry. The Chesterfield Art Club: Last Exhibition of 2012 at St Thomas’ Community Centre, Brampton, 10am to 5pm on both days. Admission is free and there is ample free parking available.

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What’s On Sunday 28 October Wednesday 31 October Thursday 1 November Thursday 1 to Saturday 3 November Thursday 1 to Saturday 3 November Friday 2 to Saturday 3 November Friday 2 November

British Summertime (BST) Ends. Clocks go back at 2.00am to 1.00am. Halloween Chesterfield Museum: Go West! - find out what life was really like in the American Wild West with our costumed re-enactors. Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery, 10am - 4pm, (closed Wednesdays and Sundays) free entry. For details contact the Chesterfield Museum on 01246 345727. Chesterfield Arts and Market Festival. For information please call Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre on 01246 345777/8 or visit www.visitchesterfield.info Crooked Spire Church Open Day and Tower Tour. For information please call Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre on 01246 345777/8 or visit www.visitchesterfield.info Garden of Light, Queen’s Park, Chesterfield. For information please call Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre on 01246 345777/8 or visit www.visitchesterfield.info DJANGONAUTS: Acoustic Jazz Quartet. Djangonauts are back, after their popular gig at the Whitworth in September 2011. The band has a fresh modern sound, but is firmly rooted in the style of the legendary guitar virtuoso Reinhardt. The Ballroom, The Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale, DE4 2EQ. Doors open: 7.00pm, show starts: 7.30pm. Tickets: £7.50 / £6.00 concs. Enquiries and tickets: Sarah Bennett: 01629 733759, sarah@sarahbennettjazz.com or www.thewhitworthcentre.co.uk

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The Pottery Flat @ J.M.J. Pottery

Friends or family coming to stay and you don't have enough room? Why not book them in at The Pottery Flat at 138 Chatsworth Road? The self contained apartment is a Graded 3* Self Catering Holiday Let by Visit England (www.enjoyengland.com). The Flat comfortably sleeps 5 (plus a cot if necessary). Parking area, easy access for visiting Chesterfield and just a short drive to the beautiful Peak District. Tel: 01246 555461 janine@jmjpottery.com www.thepotteryflatchesterfield.co.uk 138 Chatsworth Road • Brampton S40 2AR Peak District and Derbyshire Tourist Board Member Page 42 • www.s40local.co.uk


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An iDeal Birthday

iDeal Carpets celebrate their first full year trading If you’ve not had a new carpet this year, you won’t have visited Kevin Howarth at iDeal carpets, he’s the one on the right of the photo in the black.

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e’s been a regular advertiser over the last year and I’ve got to know him pretty well mainly because he’s always thinking about innovative ways to promote iDeal carpets and getting in touch to suggest ways that S40 Local can help.

advertise I saw a good stream of work through quality local publications, like S40 Local for instance, and the word of mouth continues to spread. 50% of business is by recommendation or repeat” says Kevin, “I’m keen to make sure my pricing is competitive and aim to beat the national companies on price. My products are all top quality, I want every customer to be happy with the level of service at iDeal Carpets.”

Kevin has a true set of Chesterfield credentials: he started his working life for Robinsons and spent 17 years with Carpet Right in Chesterfield before setting up on his own last year. He’s lived in Chesterfield all his life, now in Walton and his children attend local schools.

“I’ve also expanded my supplier and product range over the past year. Today I can offer flooring of all types from quality carpets, laminates, real and engineered woods, vinyls, luxury vinyl tiles and safety flooring, through to commercial solutions. This includes household names like Westex, Telenzo, Hugh Mackay, Mowhawk, Flotex, Kingsmead, Balta, Regency, Associated Weavers, Polyfloor, IVC, V4, Quick Step Laminate” says Kevin.

His time at Carpet Right stood Kevin in good stead, developing business skills and an understanding of how the carpet and flooring industry works.

The commercial side is also proving successful, with recent contracts to supply local landlords for their rental properties and quality flooring solutions for a number of small businesses.

“I’m keen to make sure my pricing is competitive and aim to beat the national companies on price. My products are all top quality, I want every customer to be happy with the level of service at iDeal Carpets.” Last year he opened iDeal carpets, a family run business at 131 Chatsworth Road, above Nonnas and has now completed his first full year - and it’s been a busy one. “Business has grown steadily - I started out supplying family and friends and getting work through recommendation. Once I started to

But it’s not all work, Kevin’s also busy in the community. In April this year iDeal Carpets sponsored a roulette table at a Help for Heroes event at Casa Hotel. Kevin has since enjoyed a stay at Bolton Abbey and a day in an Audi R8 which he won during a charity auction at the event. Also new for the 2012 season, Kevin is sponsoring the Chesterfield Arms Football team who will be playing in the Chesterfield Sunday League in division 5, look out for updates on progress and the iDeal Carpets name on the strip. So if you have a floor that needs covering maybe you should call into iDeal Carpets, mention S40 Local and sample Kevin’s approach to customer service first hand. To make visiting iDeal carpets even more convenient, Kevin will be open seven days a week in the run up to Christmas from 9:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Saturday and Sunday 10:30am to 3pm.

Picture: Chesterfield Arms Football team, with Kevin, in strip sponsored by iDeal Carpets.


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New Gear for your Kitchen 1st Class Kitchens

If you’re looking at a new kitchen, Dave and Helen Oxley, the husband and wife team behind 1st Class Kitchens have some exciting new products in their range. Let them help you meet your specific requirements or add an extra special something to your new room. Take a look at these new ranges and products which supplement their existing supply.

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ade to Measure Solid Wood Doors - Dave is very excited to have found a top quality supplier who can make doors from any wood, such as painted, stained, European oak, Pippy oak (a more knotty texture), walnut etc and to any style of your choosing, be it traditional or contemporary. This might not sound too exciting to me or you but what it allows is a bespoke solution for any kitchen (or bedroom or office/study) that means no more standard 600mm carcasses for base units. A typical example where this can solve a problem might be a difficult to fit around chimney breast or alcove. Alongside this, the same wood can be used for a table or any item that can be made of wood to coordinate perfectly with your doors. New acid etched glass fronted kitchen doors - A real head turner; the satin finish has a contemporary, quality look and doesn’t show any reflections or fingerprints! End panels in painted solid timber, from Uber, a British company. Luxury vinyl click flooring solution - A new range of flooring is now available (either as part of a complete fitted kitchen project or to purchase direct and fit

yourself) from Eazi-Lay. This luxury solution is a vinyl tile that clicks together in the same way as laminate flooring but without the drawbacks of laminate in damp or wet environments. Having a fibreglass centre and complete with a 15 year guarantee it can be fitted by anyone who can put down a laminate floor so no need for a joiner or tiler, you could even do it yourself to save money. Bosch and Siemens. Alongside the new products 1st Class Kitchens are a Bosch partner so can offer the full range of Bosch products together with the sharp edged Siemens range of appliances. Total Design services for bedrooms, studies and offices. Dave explained “recently we’ve done a number of projects where we’ve removed interior walls to create open living spaces for the whole family, putting the kitchen at the centre of the home. We have the full set of trades available and can project manage from start to completion, we offer a fixed price for these jobs so the price paid is what we quote, there will be no hidden charges.” In addition to kitchens, Dave and Helen supply fitted bedrooms, studies and offices and have a new range of door fronts that includes a wooden insert in a range of colours and styles. This same manufacturer can produce bespoke kitchen solutions in the same style. 1st Class Kitchens is a small family business, living and working in the area and have an impressive book of letters with thanks and recommendations. If you’re in need of their services, you’ll be in safe hands.


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Advertorial: Text courtesy Reflections Magazine

Trust Polar to do it again! Storming through this prolonged recession period, the 24 year old company from Hasland has exceeded all targets once again.

T Recommendations Over 80% of Polar Windows’ business comes from referrals or ‘word of mouth’. This is what some customers say: “We are delighted with our new conservatory. Polar Windows is a fantastic company, and we will have no hesitation in recommending them.” Mr and Mrs Uttley

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he best ever sales month achieved by the trusted Polar team has been the culmination of attaining all goals set for 2012, and is evidence of exemplary customer retention, competitive prices and unrivalled service and after-care. Commercial Contracts Polar Windows’ reputation has won the company prestigious commercial contracts nationwide, giving them invaluable opportunities to work on a comprehensive variety of projects from hospitals to coastguard stations. Here is an honest appraisal from the Filey Coastguard: “Due to the coastal location, all hardware, screws etc had to be aystenithic stainless steel to prevent corrosion. We did wind loading calculations due to the size and exposed location. Self-cleaning glass was fitted so that the view was unimpaired during heavy rain - this glass causes water to ‘sheet’ across the whole surface - rather than run

down in droplets - improving visibility.” Which Magazine Local independent double glazing companies, of which Polar Windows is a prime example, are streets ahead of household names according to a Which magazine satisfaction survey carried out this year. The results show that the four brands (Anglian, Everest, Safestyle and Zenith Staybright) scored between 58% and 63%, whilst local firms, like Polar, achieved an amazing 83%. The Trusted Trader Scheme After rigorous checks, Polar Windows is now an established member of the Trusted Trader Scheme. The scheme, which has been managed by Derbyshire County Council since 2007, aims to help combat rogue traders and door step crime, and to promote excellent standards of customer service and fair trading. It does this by supporting and recommending businesses like Polar Windows, which operate legally, fairly and honestly.


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Run and Ride @Pelican The latest news from Pelican Cycles. Last month I featured a picture of Bradley Wiggins in front of the Arc De Triumph becoming the first British winner of the Tour de France. This was shortly before we were treated to fantastic performances by Team GB, winning seven of the ten available golds in the velodrome.

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ell Neil Armitage has already seen the effect of this with an increase in demand at Pelican Cycles. “I’ve had a number of customers in for bikes as a direct result of the Olympics, three of these were mountain bikers looking to purchase road bikes, so the Olympics definitely inspired some of our generation to get out there and exercise” says Neil. And Pelican has no intention of standing still, with the recent launch of Pelican Run, aimed at supporting runners and triathletes. The new offering provides specialist running shoes and clothing by Asics, Mizuno and Scott for Autumn training. With the winter approaching Pelican have the new season Cyclo-Cross bikes, for winter racing, now in store by Ridley, Scott & Forme. Ridley are the worlds no.1 Cyclo-Cross brand, having won

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multiple world titles over the last 10 years. If your winter training involves some training indoors, Pelican have TACX turbo trainers and rollers. And new in store for the Autumn/Winter outdoor riders you’ll find a great range of lights by Leading bike lights specialist Cateye. The 2013 range of mountain and road bikes are also arriving in store by Scott, Ridley, De Rosa, Eddy Merckx. Neil is proud to add Forme bikes to his range of quality bike brands. If you need a financial incentive to get into the saddle and cycle to work, Pelican offers various cycle to work schemes including Cyclescheme, Halfords Cycle to Work and Bikes for NHS. There’s lots going on, some great new kit arriving in store, including a great range of ladies specific clothing and a bike fit service to ensure you’re positioned correctly... so no excuses not to be perfectly equipped for the road or trail. During the Chatsworth Road Festival week Pelican will be offering promotions with two late nights on Tuesday 9 and Thursday 11 October until 7.30pm, please come along to browse our new bikes and stock whilst enjoying drinks and nibbles. All welcome.


Nonsolovino brings the world to our doorstep.

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With the Chatsworth Road Festival celebrating ‘the world on our doorstep’ during October, we wanted to remind you about Nonsolovino, offering Michelin listed Italian fine dining, all on our very own Chatsworth Road.

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e recently visited Nonsolovino for the first time. We were celebrating our wedding anniversary and wanted to choose somewhere special. The atmosphere was friendly and relaxed, Peter Gately (owner and business partner together with Andrea Sgaravatto) was there to greet us on arrival and we were shown upstairs to a comfortable bar area to peruse the menu and for a drink before our meal. The menu offered a good selection to suit all tastes from strong flavours to more traditional dishes for the less adventurous. Between the courses we were served with delightful additional courses of canapés and aperitifs. It struck me how fortunate we are to have a Michelin recognised restaurant on Chatsworth Road, and how we should appreciate that Peter and Andrea chose to establish themselves in our area, enjoy the food on offer and celebrate our special occasions there. An evening at Nonsolovino isn’t cheap, but personally, when we make a choice to treat ourselves, I want to be sure it’s money well spent. Nonsolvino is the kind of place you visit a couple of times a year for a special occasion, with the reassurance that it will be an enjoyable experience with excellent food. Peter and Andrea’s customers spread the good news about their business through word of mouth and recommendation, and to keep the restaurant bustling they are keen for even more people to know how good they are. So if you haven’t yet visited this cosmopolitan corner of Chesterfield and it’s time for a treat I recommend that you give Nonsolovino a try.

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JOAN EARDLEY Oozing great oily globules, thinned with turpentine dripping and dribbling down a canvas or in thick rich swathes of luscious colour – there is something seductive and sensual about using oil paint and then there’s that intoxicating smell… I sometimes wonder whether I should paint with it or bathe in it!

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t’s incredible versatility has made oil paint probably the most used of artists’ materials for centuries, and its popularity continues even now. There is simply, nothing else quite like it. However these properties of oil paint make it difficult to master, and to be able to fully exploit them often takes years. Compare the later works of well known artists to their earlier ones – how they progress from tight controlled use of paint to a wonderful looseness and freedom – expressing themselves without undue concern for their materials. Over the past four or five weeks the screen saver on my PC has contained images of the paintings of Joan Eardley. Perhaps because of her death in 1963 aged just 42, Joan Eardley is not as widely known as she deserves to be, although she was recognised as a major artist by the art world of that time. She remains influential to those who know of her work today, especially in Scotland where she spent most of her working life. Her time in Scotland was divided between her studio in Glasgow during the 1950s and early 60s and her cottage studio in Catterline on the North East coast just below Aberdeen. In the paintings of Glasgow street scenes and children, and the landscapes and seascapes of Catterline, it is her accomplished and expressive use of paint, which

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convey a deep feeling and understanding of her subject and clearly set her apart. But maybe it is her intense desire to express that deep feeling and understanding in paint, which also made her so accomplished. She employs every conceivable technique of oil painting to achieve that feeling – scumbles – glazes – dry brush impasto – collage – all are utilised – although never in an overly selfindulgent way, but to express what she saw and witnessed before her - the impoverished ragged children living out their lives in the graffitied and run down streets of post-war Glasgow or the tumultuous waves of the North Sea crashing onto the rocky shoreline at Catterline and the summer meadows around her cottage with the actual grasses and wild flowers pasted onto the paintings. She has left us, in her paintings, not only an historic image of what those places looked like, but also how it must have felt to be there – she knew the street children of Glasgow and their families personally, she lived and worked there and she also knew well the seas and land around Catterline. Painting outdoors and preferring to be outside experiencing the drama of stormy days standing before raging seas, or knee deep in summer meadows, she felt an intense need to immerse herself in her surroundings and a strong desire to pass that onto us through her paintings. She reminds me that we don’t just look at art, we immerse ourselves in it. An indication of an artist’s importance to me, is the length of time images of their work remain as my screen saver! I think that Joan Eardley’s will be there for a very long time, reminding me as an artist that developing a deep feeling and love for my subject will determine how best to use the gloriously sumptuous substance that is oil paint.

: By Des Holmes


Autumn Sundown at Dethick by Des Holmes Oil on canvas 36in by 36

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Help When You Need IT! Situated in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Experience of providing support and repairs for a wide range of IT Equipment. You can bring your laptop or PC to our office or we can collect, fix and return it. If you are local to S40 we can arrange a home visit if preferred. We have a selection of used Laptops available and we carry a large stock of spare parts. Give us a call or email us with your make, model and problem and we will give you a price.

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Business News Brampton Brewery A Cracking Bit of Kit & News

both the Rose & Crown and Tramway Tavern.

The Brewery has taken delivery of a brand new Malt Milling Machine shown on the picture... Very Wallace and Gromit’s ‘The Wrong Trousers’! I’m sure it will get christened as such, but it is a cracking bit of kit (Gromit) and has greatly enhanced the malt milling process.

CAMRA members can now submit nominations for Chesterfield CAMRA Pub Of The Year 2013. If you wish to take part please email your name, CAMRA number and the names and locations of the three pubs you wish to nominate to potyvotes. chesterfieldcamra@yahoo.co.uk, the closing dates for votes is Friday 14 September 2012.

Looking ahead - there will be another Beer2Net Festival on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 October, tickets are now on sale and can be purchased from POOKY Piggy Bank

Palace Roofline New Products

New at POOKY, Victoria has launched the POOKY PIGGY BANK service. Great for birthdays and also for Christmas (yes it will soon be upon us !). It was suggested by regular customers and offers two savings scheme options:

If you’re in the market for dry verge systems, Shane at Palace Roofline has a new range. He’s been doing a number of installations recently so has plenty of reference sites in the area if you want to check them out.

Option 1 – Pay any amount into the PIGGY BANK and when you see something you want to buy, and have saved enough funds, you can purchase from POOKY. Option 2 - (their most popular choice) choose the Toys or Gifts you want to purchase either in the shop or from one of our many catalogues, leave a small deposit and then call in and pay the amount off in instalments, when all has been paid you can either have them delivered (free of charge locally) or collect. This means you to stick to a budget, you get exactly what you want and it’s completely stress free. “We do suggest you send in any lists as early as possible to have a better chance of getting everything you want and we are very competitive on prices” says Victoria. Call in or phone POOKY on 01246 220345 for more details. Pooky now open 6 days a week Mon- Sat giving you even more opportunities to pop and purchase perfect children’s toys. Page 56 • www.s40local.co.uk

Also they are now offering cantilevered Carports that are fixed to the side of the house requiring no posts. These installations are competitively priced, typically more than £1000 less than some of the national suppliers. Call Shane (01246 272068) for details. The Ironing Lady New to Chatsworth Road Rebecca Salt and Helen Briggs, otherwise known as the Ironing Lady have opened up new premises at 131 Chatsworth Road, next to iDeal Carpets. Formerly at Hasland, Rebecca has been running a professional ironing service for almost 20 years, so knows a thing or two about creases. As well as ironing they will be offering a laundry service, with collection and pick up, open from 8:30am to 6pm (later by appointment) so you can call in on your way to or from work. They’re launching with an introductory offer of £12 per hour to new and old customers alike, and aim to achieve a 48 hour turnaround. Give them a call on 01246 297757 to start using their services.

Bower Finances Simon Chalk, award-winning Equity Release specialist has become one of the first advisers in the UK to be granted membership of the Equity Release Council. A video interview with Simon can be viewed on www.equityreleasecouncil.com. Created Gallery Laying Aside Scheme In recent months we have introduced artists’ works that are beautiful and desirable but more expensive. To help out customers who have fallen in love with an artist’s work, we are launching a ‘laying aside’ scheme. We will remove the piece from sale for a deposit of 30% and the customer has 3 months to pay the balance. To find out more, drop in to Created Gallery. Serenity Body & Soul An update from Darlene “Following a fall almost 6 weeks ago, the last plaster has gone and I was hoping to return work. Unfortunately the x-rays showed that although my broken leg bone is healing well, damage from dislocated and broken ankle bones are more severe than first thought. This means another 6 weeks non-weight bearing, then another operation and more physiotherapy and recovery. It may be November before I’m able to return to work. Missing you all and apologies for any inconvenience caused!” Updates will be posted on serenitybeautyforbodyandsoul.co.uk


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Bakes Ace Bakes cakes for every occasion, although VickeyAnne Diouf’s first cake memory was of her father’s Christmas cakes “In our family my father iced the family Christmas cake, one year I had a go and from then I was hooked and did it every year.

When I was quite young I joined an evening course on gateaux and Christmas cake making, and found I enjoyed tweaking and changing the recipes, much to the annoyance of the teacher, but the others encouraged me. I love to experiment with new flavours and methods and love making cakes - but every baker knows there’s a real downside - the side effects of eating all the cakes - so I decided to start making them for others” “I started out with Christmas cakes, an obvious progression for me. The first year I had about a dozen orders which I started preparing in September, then iced and completed for Christmas. It gave me a real buzz to see people’s faces as they first saw them. For me this is a passion, but if you neither have time nor don’t enjoy baking it’s a lot of work to get a Christmas cake ready - so if you want something handmade rather than shop-bought I can help you out “. I’ve been making cakes on request for a while but only recently developed it into a business” says Vickey-Anne. “I teach one day a week and now fill my spare days baking. I work from home, I’ve had the kitchen improved to

create a suitable workspace, taken my hygiene course and was recently inspected, so I can work comfortably and professionally.” “When I started out I purchased hand-baked cakes from wherever I could - I’d taste them and figure out what made each one good or bad - I combined all the good bits to make the perfect cake”, says Vickey-Anne. When I met Vickey-Anne, she’s been baking, her cakes are more like delightful puddings in a bun - there’s tiramisu and lemon meringue buns for a grown up occasion or afternoon tea party and pop cakes on a stick for kids - all delicious. Talking to Vickey-Anne got me wondering why we celebrate special occasions with cakes. It appears birthday cakes were originally connected with the seasonal cycle and celebrated gods. The ancient Greeks made round or moon-shaped honey cakes and took them to the temple of Artemis, the moon goddess. During the Middle Ages, Germans used sweetened dough and shaped the cake like baby Jesus swaddled in cloth to commemorate his birth. Over time, the tradition transitioned into commemorating the birth of young children called Kinderfest. But it’s not just

Westerners who celebrate with a cake, the Chinese made cakes to honour the seasonal cycle of the moon and their lunar goddess Heng O, whilst the Russians celebrated the sun by paying their respects to the deity Maslentias by making thin pancakes called sun cakes. (Thanks eHow). Vickey-Anne explained “I can make cakes for dairy intolerance, gluten free, traditional, cup-cakes, Simnel cakes (a light fruit cake with two layers of almond paste or marzipan, one in the middle and one on top, toasted, and eaten at Easter) in fact anything requested, I enjoy the challenge of it.” Vickey-Anne has a full range of cakes, large, small, iced, cup cakes and the kids cake pop great for kids’ party bags. If you would like something special for dessert on Boxing Day why not try her chestnut, chocolate and rum cheesecake? Decorated baked cakes are typically £35, £1.50 for cup cakes but Vickey-Anne can tailor make cakes to suit any budget. Contact Vickey-Anne on 0781 267 9490 or see her business card at the back of this edition.


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Community News Chesterfield Arts Club 2012 Exhibition

Brampton Rovers A New Season Kicks Off

The Chesterfield Art Club is holding the last of their 2012 Exhibitions at St Thomas’ Community Centre, Brampton, on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 October, from 10am to 5pm on both days. Admission is free and there is ample free parking available. The Art Club has already held several successful exhibitions this year and this latest one should be amongst its best, with approximately 150 pictures by over 40 artists on display. The subject matter of the work ranges from traditional landscapes, seascapes, portraits, floral and wildlife studies, to fantasy and abstract designs. Pictures are in a variety of different styles and media, including watercolour, oil, acrylic, pastel, and batik.

After a terrific summer of sport, September sees the start of the Chesterfield and District Sunday League. Brampton Brewery FC have made a few additions to their squad and are looking forward to the new season.

Most of the work exhibited will be for sale and there will also be a range of prints and cards available for purchase. This is an excellent opportunity for people to acquire beautiful original works of art at very reasonable prices. Chesterfield Art Club is a well established, popular, local art club with a full and interesting annual programme of activities, demonstrations, and events. We usually meet on the second and fourth Fridays of the month at Whitecotes School, Chesterfield, S40 3HJ - between 7.30 and 9.30 pm and have room for a limited number of new members. Visitors are welcome at £3 per session, but please get in touch first. For further information please contact Terry on 01246 416565 or Ken on 01246 233070.

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They’ve trained hard and played half a dozen pre-season friendlies, the highlight of which was winning the True Blue Cup 3-2. The Cup is played each year against Brimington United of Division 5 Cup. BBFC will continue to play their home games at Oaks Farm Lane, Calow, the venue for their 1st league game, a win against Clay Cross Miners and Diners. Luke Cocking, making his BBFC debut, received the Man Of The Match award, a bottle of ‘1302’ ale donated by Brampton Brewery. The team finished 4th in Division 8 last season and aim to finish in the top three this season and gain promotion. We’ll keep you posted throughout this new season. Good luck lads.

Why Not Join a Choir? Holymoorside Choral Society The recent television success of Gareth Malone and the Military Wives choirs has meant people all over the country are discovering the benefits of singing together. There is a direct correlation between singing and happiness, it comes from the support system of being part of a choir and the friends made within it. And choirs usually have other social events arranged other than singing, even if it’s just meeting in the pub after practices. Holymoorside Choral Society is such a group, formed in 1941 to help people through the Second World War it’s been uplifting choir members and audiences alike ever since. They are currently learning seasonal songs and carols so why not join them for their Christmas preparations? Don’t worry if you think you can’t read music – some existing members can’t either and help is always at hand. They meet on Thursday evenings 7:30–9:30pm in the United Reformed Church meeting room, Holymoorside. Have a look at their website holymoorsidechoral.co.uk, email info@holymoorsidechoral. co.uk or phone Angela on 01246 206485 and start improving your well-being for the coming winter!


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Autumn:

10 things to do in the garden By Colin Harrison of Transition Chesterfield

1. Plant over-wintering onion sets and garlic, and it’s worth continuing to sow winter lettuces (there are several varieties with varying degrees of hardiness: Lamb’s Lettuce, Winter Density, Great Lakes are just a few). 2. If you have rhubarb, now is the time to divide it (also ornamental perennials). 3. Keep on top of tidying jobs, but leave as many seed-heads as possible; they can look good, especially frosted, and some provide food for birds over winter. Attracting these to the garden can also help with pest control, as they will eat the eggs and larvae of bugs. Don’t compost any leafs that look diseased – put them in the black bin. 4. Depending on how warm (or otherwise) it is, lawns will still need occasional mowing; you don’t want to go into winter with it too long. Keep it clear of fallen leaves, and rake out worm-casts; now is the time to repair wornout patches with turf. 5. Plant late winter and spring-flowering bulbs, which make everyone happy and provide food for wildlife early in the year. 6. To keep producing edible crops, it’s worth experimenting with baby or micro leaves, plants that are cut very young; look online for suppliers. Grow them indoors – you can recycle the plastic containers fruit is often sold in, as seed trays. Children will love them as they grow quite quickly. 7. If you have any potatoes left in the ground, harvest them; try to remove all the tiny little

ones – they can carry diseases over winter. If every gardener and farmer could remove every one of these, it would eliminate potato blight completely (until it was re-imported). Most other root crops grown for autumn harvesting should also be dug up, except parsnips which improve in flavour if frosted. 8. Plant new fruit trees, and move existing ones (and shrubs) as necessary - but don’t leave it too late, you want to take advantage of the warmth stored in the soil. 9. Dig over heavy soils and leave them exposed for the frost to break down. There’s still time to sow green manures which will over-winter (e.g. field beans, forage pea and rye); these will hold nutrients in the soil and increase fertility when dug in in spring. 10. If you plan to grow runner beans next year, make a bean trench. Dig out a furrow about 30cm X 30cm (1ft X 1ft) and break up the soil at the bottom. Then tip anything you would normally put on the compost heap straight into it (kitchen waste is ideal, as it tends to be in smaller bits which rot more readily). In spring (making sure there’s no frozen bits from frost!) fill it in, allowing time for the soil to settle before the beans go in. If you have an excess of something and no freezer space, Transition Chesterfield is still holding a produce swap for anything you’ve either grown or made yourself (jams, chutneys etc) at their regular Green Drinks. These are always on the first Wednesday of the month, although the location varies; check online at www.transitionchesterfield.org.uk.

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If you can’t make the produce swaps at the green drinks events above, Transition Chesterfield is holding a daytime Harvest Swap on September 23 at the Hunloke Community Gardens, Church St South (S40 2TF). Bring anything edible you have grown or made (cakes, jam, chutney etc); each participant and their produce is given a number and, at the appointed time, you bargain with others to swap your produce for theirs. The swap itself will happen at about 2:30pm, but from about 12pm onwards we will be pressing apples and distributing free juice tasting samples. If anyone has spare apples they would like to add to the mix, bring them along, and they can have a go on the machines themselves. FESTIVAL QUIZ ANSWERS: 1. The Bottom Pheasant; 2. Elliott’s Sweet Factory; 3. Bowers; 4. PICTURE QUESTION; 5. Watkins & Smith; 6. Arthur Holmes; 7. PICTURE QUESTION; 8. English’s; 9. 1995 when Brian English retired after running the business which was opened by his father Walter in 1934; 10. Betty Brothwood; 11. PICTURE QUESTION; 12. Coliseum Picture House or Cinema which opened in 1907; 13. Closed in 1957 and the last film was High Society; 14. Mount Zion Chapel; 15. Rodney Yard, the space behind Dynasty restaurant; 16. Salt & Short; 17. PICTURE QUESTION; 18. Gas works, offices and gasometers; 19.PICTURE QUESTION; 20. Billiards, Joe Davis (Cupids?); 21. Cannon family; 22. A mannequin of a climber; 23. PICTURE QUESTION; 24. Durham Ox; 25. PICTURE QUESTION; 26. Morrisons; 27. PICTURE QUESTION; 28. Co-op Butchers Shop; 29. John Henry Taylor; 30. PICTURE QUESTION.

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Order is finally restored... for now! Is it just me or does there appear to be a buzz in the air? I could be mistaken but I am fairly sure that I keep seeing a mixture of relief and achievement on people’s faces as they go about their daily business. It’s only a recent thing though…

F

or example, every weekday morning after around 9am, the world seems a more serene place. Decorum appears to have been restored somehow. Admittedly the roads do seem a little busy first thing but the tension has definitely subsided. People are smiling, days seem to be shorter, the prices of holidays have halved and I don’t feel the need to avoid supermarkets (any more than usual)… so why oh why?

Will Jackson’s Blog

It’s the kids… it’s definitely the kids! Hundreds and thousands of the little blighters have gone back to school and each and every parent across the land made it; they survived the 6 week holiday without being handed over to the people in the white coats (as much as that might have appeared to be a tempting prospect at times). No longer are parents throughout the nation waking up in the morning and looking at calendars to remind them of how much longer this will need to go on for; no longer are they at the mercy of overcrowded indoor play areas, weather dependant outdoor activities or merciless attempts to go about daily chores accompanied by bored and uninspired offspring. No longer do they live in fear that today could be their day (or their turn!) to accommodate hoards of angelic little demolition experts into their homes whilst attempting to prevent the spillage of tea, coffee, juice, ice cream, sick (or worse) on sofas and carpets. No longer are they left bewildered as to what dvd to put on next to bide them enough time for a trip to the toilet. The days of foraging through hundreds of boxes of jigsaws in order to locate all of the pieces required for the one needed are over and rain forests sleep easy, safe in the knowledge that acres and acres will be spared as a direct result of thirty minute painting exercises no longer taking place. The day to hand them over to the professionals who are specifically trained to channel such short attention spans and overzealous, unprecedented energy levels into a structured curriculum has

arrived. And my hat goes off to them, it truly does; the teachers, childminders, school crossing patrols, dinner ladies, teaching assistants, bus drivers and any other professionals crazy enough to involve themselves in educating, transporting and feeding the children of this nation; I salute you! In my opinion, these are the people who surely deserve either medals or a visit from those in the white coats who are now a little redundant after the parents have begun to prove sane (or slightly more sane) again. Yet as our little bundles of joy toddle off on their merry little way to learn, play and talk complete gibberish to each other, the parents are left at school gates up and down the country, having no idea what to do with themselves. Meanwhile owners of coffee shops rejoice as their semi-loyal customers begin to return after a 6 week break to drink tea, eat cake and talk about their little bundles of joy whilst supressing their tears of bewilderment. Of course, let us not forget the many grandparents who have also suddenly become redundant; the nation’s free childcare; for these are the people who have never been so busy since retirement. And little did they know back then when they decided to wind down their professional lives in order to enjoy more time in the garden, the supermarkets or driving at excessively low speeds throughout the country’s A-roads, they would in fact become solely responsible for small children again. Oh how we laughed! So let’s hear it for the professionals – Hooray! Let’s hear it for the Grandparents – Hooray! And of course let’s of course hear it for the parents - Hooray! Give yourselves a round of applause! Thank you for reading and enjoy the peace and quiet! If you would like to read any more of my complete and utter nonsense, do check out my online blog: www.wj79.wordpress.com Take care, Will Jackson I would like to dedicate this month’s blog to my friend, the late Stephen Meeney; a true gentleman and an absolute scholar.


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Ashgate Hospice: Come Dine at Mine! Hold a dinner party in aid of Ashgate Hospice. An exciting way to raise money, whilst socialising with your family and friends. For further information please contact Alison Ward‐Foster on 01246 567250 or email alison.ward@ashgatehospice.nhs.uk. Parish Centre 91, Sheffield Road, Stonegravels: Rooms are available for hire for educational, social and vocational activities from £5 per hour, including children’s and family parties. Modern kitchen and full disabled access. For information contact us on 01246 209433 or contact@ parishcentrestonegravels.co.uk Jog Derbyshire Groups @Brampton Manor: All welcome. Mon 6-7pm, Wed 9:30-10:30am and Thurs 5 - 5:45pm. For details contact Brampton Manor on 01246 277760 or visit www.brampton-manor. com Tots Café at St Thomas' Centre. An informal get together for parents/carers. Call 01246 279916 for info. Chesterfield Market: Call Chesterfield Visitor Info. Centre on 01246 345777/8 or visit www. visitchesterfield.info William Rhodes Primary and Nursery School Community Choir: Every Monday 3:30pm-4:30pm, our choir is made up of children, staff, parents and members of the wider community. Enthusiasm is all you need. An ability to sing is an advantage but not compulsory! Come along and join in. Contact Cindy Clark on 01246 234626. 2nd Chesterfield Boys Brigade: Boys and girls age 6-18 at Storrs Road Methodist Church Centre. Every Monday during term time, starts 6pm. Contact 01246 274021 or 2cfdbb@googlemail.com 1st Brampton Moor Brownies: Meet at Brampton Moor Methodist Church, starting 6pm. Contact the Brownie guider on 01246 272678 for further details. Linedancing (Intermediates): 1-2:45pm Hasland Village Hall, Eastwood Park, Hasland.  Further details - contact Kathryn on 01246 569053. Cock and Magpie Morris: 8-9:30pm @ A.C.C.A  6 Ashgate Road, Chesterfield S40 4AA. New wo/men dancers and musicians always welcome. Phone Shirley Niblock on 01246 207080 for further details or www.cockandmagpiemorris.org.uk Holymoorside Band Rehearsals: non-contesting brass band that plays a variety of concerts. We encourage all abilities and rehearse every Monday and Friday in the United Reform Church at Holymoorside, from 7:45-9:45pm. Instruments are available. Enquiries@holymoorsideband.co.uk or 01246 566691/ 568745 Guide Dogs Chesterfield: Meet 7:30pm every 3rd Monday at The Rose and Crown, 104 Old Road S40 2QT. We welcome new volunteers. For further information please contact Gabbie Pattison on 07525 248740 (email: guidedogschesterfield@hotmail.co.uk or via Facebook - Guide Dogs Chesterfield). RSPB Chesterfield Local Group: 7:15pm-9:15pm at the Winding Wheel. Illustrated talks, refreshments, bird food sales. All welcome. Contact: Alan Goddard 01246 230244 or visit www.rspb. org.uk/groups/chesterfield Mes Amis - Champagne Knitters: 5-10pm at Mes Amis, 420 Chatsworth Road. Bring your knitting, sewing, cross stitch, crochet. Beginners and everyone welcome. £2.50 includes a hot drink and chocolate. Wine also available. Prebooking essential, call on Monday to reserve a space - 01246 557394. Chatters Coffee Shop at Walton Evangelical Church, Moorland View Road, Chesterfield S40 3DD. Every Tuesday 10am-12noon. All welcome - toys available for young children to play with. We don't charge, but a small donation will help cover costs and any remainder will go to a charitable organisation. For details call 01246 231002 or email office@waltonchurch.org Cycle rides for the retired with Chesterfield Spire Cycle Club: meet Queen's Park Sports Centre at 9:30am every Tuesday and Thursday (dependent on weather). Slow easy pace, good company, visits to cafes. Our pace is of the slowest, we wait for everyone. Call Dave Scrivener on 01246 455525 or turn up. Spire Laughter Club: Takes place above Dents Chemists at the Nenna Kind Cancer Drop In Centre at 2pm. A yoga therapy with laughter at its centre so why not come and laugh with us whilst improving your health and happiness. It's like yoga but you're not tied in knots! Call Karen for details on 01246 862790. Knit and Natter: 10am-12:30pm at St Thomas' Centre. An informal gathering for people who enjoy doing craft together. All ages, all abilities. Ring 01246 279916 for more information.

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Regular Events Tuesday Tuesday Tuesday Tuesday Tuesday Tuesday Tuesday Tuesday Every Tuesday Alternate Tuesdays Alt Tuesdays 1st and 3rd Tuesdays 2nd Tuesday 2nd Tuesday 2nd Tuesday 3rd Tuesday 3rd Tuesday

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Progressive Whist Drive: Holymoorside Community Centre. 2-4pm. £2 per person.  Everyone is welcome so long as they can play whist.  If people wish to attend they do not need a partner, just turn up. For details contact Don on 01246 568204. The Olive Branch ‘Drop In’: Brampton Moor Methodist Church, Chatsworth Road. Every Tuesday 10am-1:30pm. Refreshments available. All welcome. Tuesday Worship: St John's Church, Walton Back Lane. Please join us for Tuesday Worship from 11.30am-12:15pm, followed by a hot lunch in the Church Centre (usual cost is £2.00 per person). Chesterfield Garland/Clog Dancers: 7:30-9:30pm at Methodist Church Hall, Jaw Bones Hill, Chesterfield. New female dancers and wo/men musicians always welcome. Phone Barbara Wilson on 01246 230677 for further details or visit www.chesterfieldgarland.org.uk Chesterfield Film Makers: if you’re interested in making videos. Walton Village Centre, 7.30 for 7.45 pm. For more details phone 01246 277349 or visit www.chesterfieldfilmmakers.weebly.com Rose & Crown, Old Road: General Knowledge Quiz every Tuesday night - gallon of ale for the winner. Music quiz - last Sunday of each month, gallon of ale for the winner & rolling cash prize for 100% score. Linedancing (Improvers): 3-4:15pm, Brampton Manor, Brampton.  Members FREE, Non-Members £4.50  Contact Kathryn on 01246 569053. Quiz Night @Brampton Manor: Contact Brampton Manor on 01246 277760 or www.bramptonmanor.com Tiger Tots: A stay and play baby/toddler group. 1:30pm-3pm (term time) Holymoorside Village Hall. Anyone welcome, £2 per family, call in and ask for Becky or call 07701 066801. (Term time only). Freehand Writers Group: Meets alternate Tuesday eve at Brampton Manor. We are an informal group of people who all share an interest in writing. New members welcome. For details email freehandgroup@btinternet.com or website www.freehandgroup.wordpress.com or call Dawn on 01246 569705. Bible Study Group: 7pm at the Gospel Mission Congregational Church. Contact Tina: 01246 557719. Come to TimeOut on Tuesdays a new community group. Storrs Road Church Centre, 2-4pm. Have a chat over a cuppa, make new friends. Join in with table games - Scrabble, cards, dominoes etc to play for fun; table tennis or bring a craft - just come and enjoy yourself. All ages welcome, £2 per session incl refreshments. Holymoorside Women's Institute: 2-4pm at the United Reformed Church Schoolroom, Cottonmill Hill, Holymoorside. New Members warmly received. For further details ring Shirley Cotton on 01246 567396 or Margaret Copley on 01246 568360. Chesterfield Cycle Campaign: Meetings 7pm at the Town Hall. Contact Alastair on 01246 520820. Old Brampton Women's Institute. 2-4pm at The School Room, Old Brampton Church, Old Brampton. New members and visitors warmly welcomed. For more information ring Pat on 01246 2394431 or Jenny on 12046 557024. Chesterfield & District Vegetable and Fruit Growers: 7:30pm at the Committee Room, Holymoorside Village Hall, S42 7DX. Come and join us to share your gardening experiences, beginners welcome. Contact John 01246 569515, Malcolm 01246 569948 or just turn up. No meeting in AUGUST. North East Derbyshire Downs Syndrome Group. Alice's View Children's Centre, North Wingfield from 10am to Midday. Come and join in the fun! Lunch for a small charge after the sessions and is a lovely sharing time after the fun together. Please call Janine on 01246 204851 ext 304. www. nederbyshiredownssyndromegroup.co.uk Brampton Social & Activities Group: 10am-12:30pm. A chance for people on their own to chat, play games, tea or coffee. A friendly atmosphere, day trips etc. Now at St Thomas’ Centre, Chatsworth Road. Linedancing (Easy Intermediates) from 11:10am-12:20pm, Brampton Manor. Members FREE, NonMembers £4.50  Contact Kathryn on 01246 569053. Holymoorside Craft Group: 2-4pm in the Committee Room, Holymoorside Village Hall. An informal, welcoming group. Any crafting goes such as papercraft, embroidery, knitting, sewing, drawing etc just bring your current project. Contact: Cynthia on 01246 569103. Please note: No meetings in June, July or August as we have a summer break. Meetings recommence on Wednesday 5th September, at 2pm.

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Summer Evening Group Road Cycling. Meet every Wednesday 5:45pm onwards at Pelican Cycles, 1 Old Road, Brampton. Ride departs circa 6:15-6:30pm. Return around 8:45pm/9pm. Circa 35 miles. For more details contact Pelican Cycles on 01246767078. Brampton Ladies Club: 7:15pm for 7:45pm start at Storrs Road Methodist Church. Meetings held every Wednesday during school term time with a speaker or social activity. Details 01246 272333. Bible Class: 7:30-8:30pm at Christadelphian Church 19a Sheffield Road Chesterfield. Topics presented for study and discussion. Visit our web site www.chesterfieldchristadelphians.org.uk Free Voices Community Choir. The Friends Meeting House, Brockwell Lane - 7:15-9pm. We are a non-performing choir who sing for enjoyment. No need to be able to read music. Contact Helen on 01246 237937 or helend@uwclub.net Green Drinks: An opportunity for like-minded people from any background to get together for a fun, relaxed, interesting evening once a month. Starts at 7pm and the location varies so please check at www.greendrinks.org/Derbyshire/Chesterfield. NHS Retirement Fellowship: For retired NHS workers. Usual format is a speaker and refreshments. Methodist Church Hall, Jaw Bones Hill, Derby Road, 2-4pm. Just turn up or call Anne 01246 275062. Fairplay Charity Coffee Morning: (Not August) 10am-12noon, Fairplay Centre, Chesterfield. Enjoy a slice of cake and tea/coffee for just £1.50, meet with friends and browse our second hand books for sale. For more information please contact the Fairplay Office on 01246 203963 or look on our website www.fair-play.co.uk Chesterfield Fairtrade Group: 6.30pm in Chesterfield Town Hall. New members always welcome to help with events or attend meetings connected to promoting Fairtrade. Contact Jenie Lismore on 01246 455178 or Wendy Blunt on 01246 345308. Walton Women's Institute: 2-4pm at St. John's Church Centre, Walton Back Lane, Walton. Activities include: Keep Fit, Book Group, Flower Arranging, Choir and much more!  New members and visitors welcome.  For details call Sheila Todd on 01246 567661 or Diana Fagg on 01246 566780. Cotton Mill Club: Activity club for young adults with learning difficulties. 7-9pm on the last Wednesday of each month at Holymoorside United Reform Church School Room. Contact: B Turner on 01246 566109 for details. Manor Band Mania @Brampton Manor. For details contact Brampton Manor on 01246 277760 or visit the website www.brampton-manor.com Chesterfield Flea Market: Call Chesterfield Visitor Info Centre on 01246 345777/8 or visit www. visitchesterfield.info Fit and Fab Keep Fit Class Holymoorside: A gentle exercise class to music. 9:30am to 10:30am in Holymoorside Village Hall. All welcome. Contact Tessa on 07866585575. Ichthus Canoe Club Chesterfield (ICCC) meet every Thursday at 6pm (Outdoor during Spring, Summer and early Autumn) or 8pm (pool sessions late Autumn and Winter). For further information and the latest Club programme please email canoejmc@gmail.com, visit the website www. ichthuscanoeclub.co.uk or call 01246 274021. Brampton Community Band: Musicians welcome - join and play folk dance music. 7-9pm at Old Hall Junior School. For details visit www.bramptoncommunityband.piczo.com, email: bcband@hotmail. co.uk or call: 01246 236805. Beginners/Novices Linedance Class: 7-8:30m. £5 St Thomas Centre, Chatsworth Road. Call Kathryn 01246 569053. Chesterfield Photographic Society: Contact the Club Secretary Brian Davis 01246 275433. Chesterfield Philharmonic Choir practice at Ashgate Croft School, Ashgate Road from 7:15-9:30pm. We put on four concerts & a choral day each year. Come & join us. Call Lynda at 01246 202694. Chesterfield Recorded Music Society: Parish Centre, Sheffield Road, Stonegravels, Chesterfield. 7:15pm start. We listen to and discuss mainly classical music and occasionally jazz and music from shows. Meetings September to June. More information from John Strange on 01246 416558. Holymoorside Choral Society: practice in Holymoorside from 7:30-9:30pm.  We sing a variety of music - new members, particularly gentlemen, always welcome.  Contact Nerys Mansell on 01246 569693. Holymoorside Ladies Club: 7:45pm in Holymoorside Village Hall. Variety of speakers and activities. All welcome. Membership not necessary, just £2 on the door. No meetings during school holidays. Call Anne 01245 566789.

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Kettlercise Class: A group exercise class using light-weight Kettlebells at Back to Basics Gym, Brampton, 5:30-6:30pm every Thursday. Suitable for all fitness levels, costs £4 or book 6 classes for £20. Book www.kettlebellhealth.co.uk/class-locations or call Rachel on 07742 428216. Every Thursday St John's Ambulance Chesterfield Quad Division: Meet at Storrs Road Methodist Church during term (Term Time) time. Badgers and Cadets (5 to 18 year olds) from 6pm. Adults 18+ at 7:30pm. Contact us on 01246 279132 or email chesterfield@derbyshire.sja.org.uk. 1st Thursday RENDEZVOUS GROUP: St Thomas Centre, Chatsworth Road. All seniors invited for light lunch followed by activities. 12:45-3:30pm. £3.50 to cover costs. Details phone 01246 272333 1st Thursday Embroiderers' Guild Chesterfield Branch: 7-9pm at Eastwood Hall, Rose Hill, Chesterfield. Visitors welcome, for details call 01246 568228 (NOT AUGUST). 2nd Thursday Chesterfield Evening Townswomen's Guild: Meet on 2nd Thursday of the month (except August). 7.00pm at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield. For further information contact the Secretary on 01246 455110. 2nd Thursday Chesterfield Farmer's Market: Every second Thursday. For information please call Chesterfield Tourist Information on 01246 345774 or visit www.visitchesterfield.info 3rd Thursday Chesterfield Jazz Club: Regular Jazz Night, Chesterfield Jazz Club, Chester Street, Chesterfield S40 1DL. For details and tickets for gigs call 07764 587 258 / 07980 491 048 or online at www. chesterfieldjazz.com. Last Thursday MES AMIS - Book Club: 7:30pm at Mes Amis, 420 Chatsworth Road. Call for details & the book title. £2.50 includes a hot drink and chocolate. Wine available. Everyone welcome. Call 01246 557394. Last Thu Tramway Tavern: Jam Night. Last Thursday of the month only - 9pm at the Tramway Tavern on Chatsworth Road. Thursdays & Pasta Night @ Koo: Two pasta dishes and a bottle of house wine for £22. Gluten/wheat free pasta Fridays available on request. Served 5-8pm, to book call 01246 205604. Friday Chesterfield Market: Call Chesterfield Visitor Info. Centre on 01246 345777/8 or visit www. visitchesterfield.info Friday Holymoorside Band Rehearsals - a non-contesting brass band that play a variety of concerts. We encourage all abilities and rehearse every Monday and Friday in the United Reform Church at Holymoorside, from 7:45-9:45pm. Instruments available. Email: enquiries@holymoorsideband.co.uk or 01246 566691/ 568745. Fridays (Term 3rd Brampton (St Thomas’) Scout Group: Join the adventure for 6 to 14 year olds in the Beaver, Cub Time) or Scout Sections. Meet Friday evenings during term time. Contact Ben Widdowson 01246 567409. Friday (2nd and The Chesterfield Art Club: Meet at Whitecotes School from 7:30-9:30pm. Activities alternate 4th) between Worknights, Demonstration, and Critiques. Visitors are welcome at £3 per session. The membership list is currently open. For further information contact Terry 01246 416565. (Not August or December). Saturday Newbold Community Football Training: Highfield Park, Newbold, S41 7DF. 9:30-11:30am. Fun Mornings training for boys & girls of all abilities aged 5 to 15 years. FA qualified coaches, first aiders, drinks & snacks available. £2.00 per session. Call Tim Sadler on 01246 277325 or tim.sadler2@ntlworld.com Saturday Chesterfield Town Football Club's Girls Section. Training is every Saturday Morning at Highfield Park, Mornings Newbold S41 7DF at 10am. Girls should be of Primary School age. Call Tim Sadler 01246 277325 or tim. sadler2@ntlworld.com Saturday Chesterfield Market: Call Chesterfield Visitor Info. Centre on 01246 345777/8 or visit www. visitchesterfield.info Sunday Sunday School 9:30-10:30am at Christadelphian Church 19a Sheffield Road Chesterfield. Children Mornings aged 5 to 11 years Bible stories, crafts, music. Visit our web site www.chesterfieldchristadelphians. org.uk Sunday Football Training Club: Chesterfield Town Football Club run a Sunday Morning Football Training Club Mornings for boys and girls aged under 6 years old. Stand Road Park at 10am. Call Tim on 01246 277325. Sunday Gospel Hour 6pm at Christadelphian Church 19a Sheffield Road, Chesterfield. Refreshments and a time to chat after service. Visit our web site www.chesterfieldchristadelphians.org.uk Sunday (2nd & Rainbow Whist: Holymoorside Community Centre. Starts at 7-9pm. Every 2nd and 4th Sunday in the 4th) month. Anyone with the ability to play whist is welcome. For details contact Don on 01246 568204. Every 3rd British Cycling Breeze ride for women only: Loundsley Green Community Centre at 10:45am every Sunday third Sunday. Cycle off road to the Holmebrook Valley Park cafe and back. Bikes and helmets available for those who need them. No need to book. Contact Michelle on 0772 588 5151.

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Classifieds Dehumidifiers: £100 (Pair) One large £79 (cost £150) and one small £39 (cost £79). Hardly used, £100 for both. Call 01246 232382 (Walton)

Football Boots: £5/pair All hardly worn; Umbro black/ blue size 6; Mitre black size 6; Adidas black/blue size 10. Call: 01246 568476 (Brampton)

Merrell Walking Shoes: £10 Men’s Phaser Inferno - dark brown. Worn a couple of times only. Too small. UK size 8. Call: 01246 568519 (Brookside)

Driveway Gates: £50 Drive way gates w/hinges 2m wide x 1.65m high. Includes extension panel and post. Call: 07899790878 or 07976009830.

Solid Oak Drop Leaf Dining Table: £150ono Complete with four dining chairs - oval shape when extended. Call 01246 202 440 (Ashgate).

Medican Pro Table: £80 As new inversion table. Call: 07899790878 or 07976009830.

Ikea Malm Bed Frame: £50 Continental king size bed frame. White modern look. Buyer collects. Call: 01246 558988 (Walton)

Pine Welsh Dresser: £199 Beautiful pine dresser in great condition. 4’6” wide, 3 drawers and 3 cupboards, a much loved piece of furniture but as new kitchen arrives it has to go. Call: 01246 202458 (Newbold) Local delivery possible.

Golf Bag: £20 Large Golf club travel bag - as new. All above call 07899 790 878 or 07976 009 830. Italian Chandelier: £100 Unique Italian chandelier & four wall lights. Carved bronze supports and carved oak centre piece on chandelier. Call: 01246 569315 (Walton). Riding Hat: £10 Charles and Owen Young Riders Hat. Black. Size 6.5/53cm. vgc. Call: 01246 568476 (Brampton) Musto Jodphurs: £15. Musto performance jodphurs. Beige. Size small. Brand new. Call: 01246 568476 (Brampton) TAGG Waistcoat: £15 Quilted riding waistcoat. Raspberry/Rose. Size XS. Brand new. Call: 01246 568476 (Brampton)

Memory Foam Mattress: £100 King size. Nearly 3 years old. Buyer collects Call: 01246 558988 (Walton) Focus Cayo Road Bike: £600 Black carbon weave frame. Superb Condition. Size Medium 54cms. FSA Triple Chainset. Full carbon frame, handlebars & seat post. Mavic Aksium Wheels. Full Shimano Ultegra Groupset. Call: 07812 737 592. Wooden Train Set: £30 60 pieces including station, turntable and castle plus seven trains. Mostly BRIO. Call 01246 569601 (Somersall).

WANTED: Items you can donate to Cats Protection: Good quality clothes (no missing buttons etc), shoes/ slippers, unopened toiletries, bric a brac, books, puzzles, crockery, cutlery, soft toys, games (no bits missing) – sorry we cannot accept any electrical items. Any items can be delivered to our shop 13 Stephensons Place, Chesterfield or call me 01246 209946 and I can arrange collection.

Two Turntables: FOC Sansui SR222MKIV with Audiotechnica AT30E MC cartridge. Fully functional but requires a new drive belt (£6 from ebay). Also Hitachi HT20s with Audiotechnica cartridge. Can deliver locally. Call: 01246 568519 (Brookside)

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