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VILLAGERS JOGGING THEIR WAY TO FITNESS
Jog Derbyshire Leaders are celebrating the huge success of the Jog into January 2015 campaign, which encourages
inactive residents to take the first steps towards fitness by taking up jogging. Duffield residents are among those
improving their fitness. Jog Duffield leader, Julie Corne said: “It always amazes me how well the beginners progress
and within weeks are jogging at least 4km! I really enjoy meeting the newbies and love it when they organise their
DUFFIELD MEADOWS PTFA
Duffield Meadows PTFA is holding its annual DUCK RACE on Sunday June 14that 3pm on the River Ecclesbourne
adjacent to Gray’s Recreation Ground,Snake Lane, Duffield.
Last year’s event, raised over £700 for the school.
There will be four races and a grand final, with ducks available to buy on the day,along with refreshments and
a tombola. This is a great village event and we welcome everyone young and old.
DUFFIELD RANGERS CELEBRATE 10TH BIRTHDAY
Duffield Rangers was set up in 2005 by myself and Glynnis Wigram. For a number of years after setting it up, we
jointly ran both the guide group and the Rangers, which is the next stag eof girls aged 14-25. We still have 3 of the
original 7girls on our books!For the past 10 years Rangers has completed so many challenges and achieved so much it
has been a great time.
THE EYES HAVE IT MUSIC FESTIVAL 10/11/12th JULY 2015 AT EYES MEADOW, DUFFIELD
A fantastic weekend of Rock, Pop and Blues in the perfect setting for a summer festival with
‘THE WAM BAM BAND’ July 10th, ‘Chanel McGregor’ July 11th and ‘THE MODEST’ on SUN July12th.
Tickets for the event are limited and now on sale and are strictly in advance. So book now to guarantee a ticket.
There will be no tickets available at the event itself http://www.theeyeshaveit.moonfruit.com
WILLIAM GILBERT SCHOOL presents the 2015 School Fete
Come along and support your local school on 6th June from 11am till 2pm
GALA DAY TO CELEBRATE 10TH BIRTHDAY
On Saturday May 30th Amber Valley Painting Group is celebrating 10 years of exhibiting by holding
a Gala Day in the Methodist Church Hall, King Street,where their very first exhibition was held.
It’s Spring and Rodney Wood is running for charity again!
He is taking part in fund-raising for cancer research by running the Calke Abbey 6 mile Circular
Walk on Sunday 17th May 2015.
Rodney’s wife Anne has lived with cancer for 13 years and owes her life to the work of the
Oncology Department at the Derby Royal Hospital.
Please sponsor our remarkable Duffield octogenarian –sponsor forms in Duffield Post office and Duffield News
– or if you prefer, donate online at www.justgiving.com/rodney-running.
If you would like to join Rodney,who has run thousands of miles for charitable causes,
and his running buddies on the day(May 17th) at Calke Abbey, register on:www.derbyhospitalscharity.org.uk/events
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