Don’t miss the Christmas trees at the Parish Church
Sunday 26th November; 3rd December 12:00 -18:00
Monday 27th November – Thursday 30th November 10:17:00
Friday 1st December – Saturday 3rd December 10:00-19:00
Edward Carpenter (1844-1929
A talk by Suzanne Bingham
Carpenter, a socialist, poet and supporter of the working classes, was well known in Chesterfield speaking on subjects as diverse as women’s suffrage and astronomy.
Tuesday November 21st 7:30pm. United Reformed Church. Rose Hill
Visit Chesterfield’s Historic Churches and Chapels
19th August 2017 is the 160th anniversary of the consecration of the Anglican burial ground at Spital Cemetery. To mark the anniversary occasion the Friends of Spital Cemetery are holding a Cemetery Open Day with an exhibition at St Leonard’s Mission Room, Valley Road. The event will be opened by Toby Perkins at 11am, followed by a performance by the Qdos Community Choir.
There will be stalls advertising the work of local conservation, garden and history groups (including CADLHS). There are also two cemetery walks. Admission free. At 7pm there will be a talk at the Mission Room by Professor Stevens Curl entitled Transformations: Landscape Garden to Garden Cemetery. Admission £10.