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Derby’s new supply cable getting closer

Western Power Distribution is continuing its work to replace the main electricity supply cables into Derby.  The ducting is now in place and cables have started being pulled through. Looking into the big access holes they have left to weld … Continue reading

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Giving fabric a second chance…

I love crafts.  Work in metal or wood, fabric or clay, paper and more, to make something beautiful or useful (and preferably both) fills me with delight.  I’m not so good with art for art’s sake; I admit I don’t always understand … Continue reading

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A celebration of apples, craft and community!

There was a steady flow of people along the stalls at ‘Apple Day’ organised by the community interest company ‘Apple Core’ at Markeaton Park yesterday.  I took a stint in charge of their stall during the afternoon and was pleased … Continue reading

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Protest March

There was a wide range of organisations represented at the march in support of the UK rail industry in Derby on Saturday.  Many had prepared by making placards, banners or flags which they handed out to anyone who’d take them, … Continue reading

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