Seated yoga with Crich Area Dementia Friends by Paul Yorke

Local organisations

List of local organisations with links either to sub pages or their own websites.

Social clubs and organisations

Click on the images in the boxes below to visit their pages.

  • Crich Area Dementia Friends

    Picture of people doing yoga

    Group supporting people with dementia and their families. For more information contact Frances James on 01773 852692

    Webpage: Crich Area Dementia Friends

  • Crich Ladies Group

    Members of Crich Ladies Group

    Crich Ladies Group meet on the last Monday of the month at the Wesley Chapel on Chapel Lane Crich. 7.30 - 9.30 pm. We have a mixed programme of events for the next year. All ages welcome. Feel free to turn up on the night, or call Ann 0781 632 3783; Christine 01773 853395, or Kerry 01773 856048.

    Webpage: Crich Ladies Group

  • Crich Luncheon Club

    Members of Crich Ladies Group

    Crich Luncheon Club meets on most Wednesday mornings throughout the year between 10.30 am and 1.00 pm. Members are not only provided with a wonderful two course lunch and drinks but also entertainment and companionship. If you would like more information, please contact Cathy Bowness (Secretary) 01773 852635 or Glebe reception 01773 857894

    Website: Crich Luncheon Club

  • Fritchley with Crich Womens Institute

    WI logo

    The WI meet on the second Wednesday of the month at The Glebe Field Centre, Crich at 7.00 pm. Please contact Yvonne Ottewell 01773 852774 for more details.

    Website: Fritchley with Crich WI

  • Fritchley & District OAP

    Fritchley around 1910

    Meeting monthly in the Congregational hall, the association welcomes new members. Please ring Janet on (01773) 856089 for more details.

    Webpage: Fritchley & District OAP

  • Muddlealong

    hands knitting

    Muddlealong meets alternate Wednesdays. Muddlealongers bring along their own craft project – knitting, crochet, sewing and patchwork, but if they don’t feel like doing anything creative that week, they just enjoy the company, a cup of tea, a natter and a laugh! Everyone is welcome and it’s an opportunity to meet old friends, and make some new ones. Contact Betty Benford 01773 852005 for more details.

    Webpage: Muddlealong

  • Popalong

    people attending Popalong

    Popalong is a Baby & Toddler group jointly run by the Crich Wesley and St Mary’s Churches. It meets every Friday in term-time: 9.30-11.30am. Good coffee/tea, Healthy snacks for the children, toys, book-corner, garden play area, song-time. Contact Lynda Gray 01773 857921 for more details.

    Webpage: Popalong

  • Whatstandwell Social Club

    Whatstandwell Social Club Noticeboard

    Whatstandwell Social Club is active social club which organises social events for the village, such as the Whatstandwell Festival, horticultural show, open gardens, winter gathering and carol concert. Through our activities money is raised for charities and items which benefit the community. Please contact for more information.

    Website: Whatstandwell Social Club

  • Whatstandwell Womens Institute

    Members of Whatstandwell Womens Institute

    Our members enjoy monthly meetings with guest speakers covering a wide range of subjects. We have many outings each year, including meals and visits to gardens and places of interest. Our meetings are usually on the second Wednesday of the month at 2pm, at St Margaret’s Village Hall. So, if you’d like to sample a meeting (with no obligation) with our lively group, please call Margaret Keeling on 01629 823796 or email

    Webpage: Whatstandwell WI

Latest news from local organisations

  • Easter Cheer

    05 April 2020 Easter Cheer

    All households in our community are being encouraged to create an Easter window display to brighten the day of those passing by. It can be as simple or elaborate as you like, the idea is just to spread some happiness.

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  • Exercising Scandi Style

    03 April 2020 Exercising Scandi Style

    While we have just an hour of freedom outside, you might be weighing up the best use of your time for health and fitness. If you are an outdoors person, you might find Nordic walking offers you the perfect solution. It was originally a summer training regime for cross-country skiers.

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  • Gentle Yoga classes continue at home

    02 April 2020 Gentle Yoga classes continue at home

    Bev Lomax, the yoga teacher who runs the very popular weekly gentle yoga sessions in Crich is preparing some 5 minute videos for the community to access free of charge.

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  • Tend to your spiritual needs...

    29 March 2020 Tend to your spiritual needs...

    Links to online services, music and prayer to help you and your family through this time of trial

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  • Crich Fête postponed

    28 March 2020 Crich Fête postponed

    The organising committee of Crich Fete have reluctantly decised to postpone this year's event scheduled for July 11th. This is due to the uncertainties caused by the COVID-19 situation.

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Upcoming events involving local organisations

CANCELLED - I Ain't Afraid of No Ghost - Little Earthquake Theatre

CANCELLED - I Ain't Afraid of No Ghost - Little Earthquake Theatre

Sun Apr 26 19:30:00 2020

This performance has been cancelled, due to circumstances beyound our control. We are very sorry we cannot bring this award-winning Live & Local play to Crich.


Glebe, Charity, Live and Local, Theatre, Event

CANCELLED - Le Café Parisien with the Andy Lawrenson Trio

CANCELLED - Le Café Parisien with the Andy Lawrenson Trio

Sat May 16 19:30:00 2020

We’re hoping to reschedule this in the autumn

LE CAFE PARISIEN is a musical and cultural journey through the streets, cafés and terraces of Europe.

Expect to hear Hot Club Swing, classical themes, adventures into Romani and Celtic music, and vintage songs, all delivered with a fresh new twist.

The highly talented Andy Lawrenson Trio blends style, flair, musical dexterity, and plenty of interaction with their audience. Their show is a veritable melting pot of astoundingly good musicianship and novel arrangements, which are all delivered with a sense of warmth, and fun. This all adds up to make for a cracking night’s entertainment which will warm the hearts!

Suitable for age 8+

Andy Lawrenson Trio website

Listen and watch here

Sweet Georgia Brown   

It Had To Be You              



Andy Lawrenson – Violin & Vocals

Paul Grainger – Double Bass

Simon O’Byrne – Guitar & Vocals


Please support our “And One” scheme. Your donation will allow someone socially disadvantaged or isolated to enjoy live performances at the Glebe. Please add your donation when you check out.

The Glebe is fully wheel chair accessible, and there’s plenty of free on-site parking. There will be a licensed bar selling beers, wines, cider, soft drinks and snacks. Please don’t bring your own.

Tickets in advance (not including booking fee)

Aged 17 and over  £12.50

Aged 16 and under £7.50


Box Office

t: 01773 853 260


w: online

in person at The Glebe (from 1st April)


Glebe, Charity, Music, Event

Crich Monument Race

Crich Monument Race

Sat Jul 11 13:30:00 2020

The race is open to all comers, club runners, pub runners, slow runners. In particular we would like teams from clubs, pubs and societies, everyone is welcome.  All proceeds go to well deserving local charities.  

The route is mainly off road with fantastic views of the Derbyshire countryside and is a REAL challenge for Fell, Road and Trail runners, the race distance is approximately 11.3 kilometres including 1000 feet of climbing.

Trail Running Association Permit Number 936 

The Race starts at 1.30pm.

Crich Monument Race website


Activity, Sport, ACE, Event