Category Archives: North East Derbyshire

Medieval Market in Chesterfield……

As part of the Mayor of Chesterfield’s Annual Appeal, the town of Chesterfield held a lively Medieval Market on 28 July.   The centre of Chesterfield was bustling, with lots of shoppers, visitors and medieval stall holders and traders. The … Continue reading

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Messing about on the water……

Some of our Spire Support group members enjoyed a ‘grand day out’ on the Worksop Canal in July. The Chesterfield Canal Trust boat trip included a ride along the canal through 4 locks on the fully accessible  ‘Hugh Henshall’.  Canal Trust … Continue reading

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We are here…….

Our North East Derbyshire Project is thriving! If you would like to find out more, receive some support or get involved please let us know. If you, or someone you know could be: Recently diagnosed with sight loss Needing support with … Continue reading

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Changes at Derby Head Office

Sight Support Derbyshire’s Head Office in Derby will be moving in August….. The Head Office will therefore be closed for the move from Thursday 30th July until Monday 10th  August when we will re-open. The Derby office base will be moving across … Continue reading

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Our Latest results….good news!

We now have a new link on the right hand side of our blog page, which shows a ‘radar chart’ of statistics (please click on the chart type image), showing a summary of results from health and well-being questionnaires undertaken with service users … Continue reading

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Heading into Summer…..lots happening!

Busy busy busy! Groups and Activities are thriving in North East Derbyshire, recent outings include: one of  the Chesterfield Groups taking part in ten pin bowling at Storforth Lane at Chesterfield Bowl  (Jean pictured to the left  heading for a ‘strike’) … Continue reading

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Travelling the globe!

Please take the time to be inspired by two travelling globetrotters and bloggers – Richard Williams and Alistair Ford……

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