Rocketman Premiere, a red carpet event, Fri May 24th
We are delighted to have secured a special evening screening the highly-anticipated biopic of Elton John, Rocketman, on the night it opens in UK cinemas. Enjoy drinks (wine or soft) and canapes at the newly-refurbished Sanctuary at Derby Cathedral – formerly the Cathedral cafe – before walking the few paces down to QUAD for the […]
Open Garden at Rectory House, Kedleston, Mon May 27th 2019
Helene, Viscountess Scarsdale, is again opening up her wonderful garden at Rectory House, Kedleston, on May 27th 2019, as part of the national garden scheme. The garden is next to Kedleston Park and is of 18th Century origin. Many established rare trees and shrubs inhabit it, and there are also rhododendrons, azaleas and unusual roses. […]
Andrew Lowe takes Firs School pupils on their first The Daily Mile
[ycd_countdown id=”558″][/ycd_countdown] As part of his preparations for the London Marathon at the end of the month, Andrew Lowe took pupils from one of our partner schools, Firs School in Derby, on their first Daily Mile. To help promote a healthy lifestyle and the benefits of exercise, Andrew led 120 pupils around the playground for […]
We open for the new season with a new kitchen
Children visiting the Centre for the new 2019 season were treated to the sight of a brand new kitchen! Work has been going on since the season closed at Christmas to install the new kitchen, and we’re delighted with the results. Thanks to the hard work and generosity of many, as well as you our […]
Video: Andrew Lowe on why he’s running the London Marathon for DCHC
“I’ve got many miles to go, lots of money to raise, but with your help, you can help me get over the finishing line”….
Come to an exclusive open garden event at Locko Hall in Derby, Sunday June 23rd. More details here We are holding a special charity screening of Rocketman, Friday May 24th at Quad in Derby. More details here.
Entries open for 2019 Charity Golf Tournament
Entries are now open for this year’s DCHC charity gold tournament, which will be held on June 5th at Morley Hayes, Derby. The tournament has proved extremely popular for the last two years since we began running and entrants are advised to get their teams of four in early to guarantee a place. Competitors will […]
Latest news: Andrew is our Marathon Man!
We are delighted that Andrew Lowe, Marketing and Communications Manager at our partner Marketing Derby, will be running the London Marathon 2019 to raise funds for us.
Christmas 2018 at the Centre
The children had a wonderful time celebrating Christmas at the Centre, with a full “Christmas Day” and a week with lots of festive activities. Thank you to everyone who donated a gift or their time to help – you can see by the looks of the faces of the youngsters how much it meant to […]