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News & Blog

High Tor Players Return this April!

This Spring, the High Tor Players return to bring you Alan Ayckbourn’s comic mastery with his acclaimed real time tragi-comedy classic Absent Friends. Colin is returning to a circle of old friends who are wondering how best they can break some bad news to him about his fiancee. They decide to throw a tea party […]


Wild Willy Barrett’s “French Connection” – on Tour….

With their unique musical style and irrepressible sense of fun, changing gear with almost every number, it is easy to see how audiences are captivated by this very talented quartet. From a riverside cafe, via a hoolie in Dublin, to a night out in New Orleans with rip-roaring fiddle and banjo – this band does […]


Spring Summer Floral Art Course 2018

Once again Jonathan Moseley is thrilled to be running a twelve week course in floral design celebrating the glory of Spring and Summer Plant materials. Come along to learn new or update your existing skills as he teaches you the current techniques and trends currently influencing UK and European floral design. Each week a new […]


Parish Pantomime: Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp

  “He’s behind you” Panto Season is nearly upon us…. Join All Saints Church, Ashover for their performance of: Aladdin & His Wonderful Lamp There are 3 chances to see the panto which is held here at Ashover Parish Hall: Thursday 11 January 2018 at 7.15pm Friday 12 January 2018 at 7.15pm Saturday 13 January […]


A Quaint Ashover Christmas – Join Ashover Band for a Festive Celebration

A Quaint Ashover Christmas, Saturday 16 December, 7.30pm at Ashover Parish Hall. Join Ashover Brass Band for an evening celebrating Christmas traditionally, with brass band music and seasonal fun and games. There will be much merriment to be had with the Ashover Band’s Quaint Quiz, as well the opportunity to sing-along with your favourite Christmas […]


Floral Art Christmas Workshops 2017

Jonathan Moseley – Floral Expert on BBC2 Big Allotment Challenge and founder of #flowertalk returns to the hall this December with two floral design Christmas workshops. The workshops book up quick so make sure you reserve your place if you want your home to look fabulously floral this Christmas! If previous year’s are anything to […]



Ashover Christmas Fayre and Refugee Appeal – 26 Nov

Ashover Children’s Group’s Christmas Fayre 2017 will be held on Sunday 26 November here at Ashover Parish Hall from 2pm till 5pm. The event will include: Christmas shopping Santa’s Grotto Maud and brass band Raffle Children’s area Care for Calais Refugee appeal drop-off area. The event is being held in aid of Malaria No More […]


Real Lives – an evening with travelling evangelist and author, Roger Carswell – 21 Oct

Stonedge Chapel and Steep Turnpike Evangelical Church invite you to an evening with evangelist and author Roger Carswell on Saturday 21 October at Ashover Parish Hall from 7.30pm. Free admission and hot drinks – just turn up! Roger has written 11 books including ‘And Some Evangelists’ and ‘Where is God in a Messed-up World’. He […]


Chesterfield’s Gilbert & Sullivan Society bring their touring production of ‘Merrie England’ to Ashover

On 6th October, for one night only Chesterfield’s Gilbert & Sullivan Society bring their touring production of this much loved, but now rarely performed, operetta of the early 20th century to Ashover. Merrie England, set in the period after the defeat of the Spanish Armada and during May Day celebrations, tells a tale of the rivalry of […]