Derwent Singers to perform at Wirksworth church

Derwent Singers
Derwent Singers

The Derwent Singers will be performing two concerts in the area this weekend.

Directed by Richard Roddis, the theme for the concerts will be This Bountiful Earth.

They can be seen at St. Mary’s Church, Wirksworth, with organ solos by Christopher Dixon, on Saturday, June 28. at 7.30pm, and from 6.30pm. on Sunday, June 29. as part of the flower festival at St. John’s Church, Smalley, where the floral displays may be viewed from 11am.

Tickets and information are available by calling 01283 561826, by emailing or from Foulds, 40 Irongate, Derby, on 01332 344842.

n Could you be an Eagle Awards judge?

On Sunday, July 20, at 7.30pm, the wealth of amateur theatre talent in Derby, and surrounding towns and villages, will be celebrated once again at Derby Theatre through The Eagle Awards 2014.

Now, in preparation for the awards in 2015, Derby Theatre is on the lookout for more judges.

Caroline Barth, head of learning at Derby Theatre, said: “We are looking for people who are passionate about theatre and who would like to join a team of dedicated judges.”

For more information about becoming an Eagle Award judge, email