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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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Groups and Activities a gogo….

Outings, groups and activities are thriving and growing throughout 2015…. We have regular social and activity groups running in the following areas: Chesterfield, Dronfield, Clay Cross, Bolsover, Shirebrook, South Normanton and Alfreton. With a variety of activities coming up, including: trips out, coffee … Continue reading

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Introducing Alistair…..

My name is Alistair Ford. I have been a member of Sight Support Derbyshire since 2006 when I was diagnosed with Cone Dystrophy which is a genetic eye disorder that affects the cones in the back of both eyes causing … Continue reading

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Focus Day in Chesterfield

We had a great turnout for our North East Derbyshire Focus Day on 16 October – with around 40 people with visual impairment, companions and volunteers attending the day. The aims of the ‘workshop’ style day were to find out what … Continue reading

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‘Mad as a Hatter’….

Social group members from the Chesterfield and Bolsover areas came together for an afternoon of fun and games at the “Mad Hatters Tea Party” earlier in July. The Parish Rooms in Chesterfield were decorated in the theme of Alice in Wonderland … Continue reading

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Up and running!

Welcome to the first BLOG from the North East Derbyshire Project….. We are currently in the process of setting up all things ‘bloggy’ and social media, but wanted to let you all know that we are up and running: with … Continue reading

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