Crich Brass are looking to recruit brass players of all ages and abilities. Whether you are an experienced brass player or simply have a desire to learn something new they provide a warm welcome and can even supply you with an instrument and tuition Free of Charge!
Fritchley Church is open again! Why not join us? – we meet on the first Sunday of every Month from 2.30pm for about an hour.
Fritchley Community Association are holding their AGM and a Quiz Night on Friday 17 September. The AGM starts at 7.30 pm, followed by the Quiz at 8.00 pm.
The Autumn Footprints Walking Festival offers a great choice of 29 guided walks from 11th - 26th September 2021. Sixteen days of enjoyable walks and informative talks with something for everybody of all abilities.
A new monthly craft group has started up in Crich, organised by Leanne Aslin as a way of bringing people together.
Crich Parish Council is aware that this has been another difficult year for all community groups, with Covid-19 continuing to impact on activities and funding. If you run a community group, or belong to one, have you considered applying for a grant – it might make a little difference to what you can do going forward?
To celebrate the 100 years of the opening of Crich Comrades Club, the first date for your diary is Saturday 11 September 2021.
We have a full day of entertainment lined up, with a free buffet, and the bar will be open until 1am. If you fancy dressing up, period dress is optional.
Crich Standard is happy to bring some celebratory news that a valued member of our community, Serena Hancox, has been recognised for her hard work during the pandemic by being presented with a Derbyshire Beacon of Hope Award on Monday 9th August 2021.
Sixty years after the building of the Berlin wall, Crich Tramway museum is to mark the occasion by putting its Berlin tram on display. Volunteers will be on hand to tell the story of the tram and what Berlin was like in those years of the Wall and to operate it for those booked on the Access Tram.
We are pleased to say that we have organised an exciting range of activities for children in the 5 to 13 age range during the Summer Holidays.
The first meeting of Fritchley Pensioners has been organised for 10 August following the coronavirus pandemic.
Welcome to the definitive website for the news and goings on of the Crich Area which includes the villages of Crich, Fritchley, Whatstandwell and the hamlets of Crich Carr, Plaistow Green and Wheatcroft.
Every quarter, Crich Standard is published as a magazine and distributed free of charge to all households in Crich Parish. It is written, produced and distributed by volunteers and is supported by advertising from local businesses.
Here are some of the latest feature articles from the magazine.
Agriculture plays a major part in what makes our villages work as a thriving community. It provides food, employment and ample opportunity for recreation, particularly walking along the many miles of well-defined footpaths. Read more here.
Summer 2020 saw a host of activities arranged for children in the Parish. Ranging from physical, creative and social events, all the sessions aimed to encourage youngsters to have fun! Read more
The Crich Comrades club turns 100 years old this year! Curious to know more about what it cost to get started? Find out here
How, we as a community, transformed our old, but much loved recreation ground and developed a great facility for all. Paul Yorke tells us more
You can find a full calendar of events here.
Sat Nov 27 10:00:00 2021
There will be a wide range of stall holders from local makers and crafters including: Wood and Slate products, Stoneware, Crafting kits, Basketware, Crochet, Pottery, Mindfulness Gifts, Prints and Cards, Bottled Cider and much more.
There will also be mulled wine and mince pies as well as a raffle and prize draw.
A great opportunity to support local businesses and makers and get some early Christmas presents and stocking fillers.
Date - Saturday 27th November
Time - 10.00am to 2.00pm
Location - Crich Glebe Field Centre
Mon Nov 29 09:30:00 2021
Crich Toy Library Stay and Play is a friendly interactive social group specially designed for babies and toddlers and their parents and carers.
Sessions are held on Mondays from 9.30 am to 11.00 am at Crich Glebe Field Centre. The cost of the session is £4 for one child. Extra £1 for each additional sibling
Glebe, Social group, Charity
Mon Nov 29 21:00:00 2021
Weekly Pub Quiz on Monday nights from 9.00 pm at The Old Black Swan.
£1 per person, sandwiches on the bar at half time.
Tue Nov 30 12:15:00 2021
Brand new to the Crich Glebe Field Centre is an opportunity to get together every Tuesday for a two course meal and a chat with friends and neighbours.
Starting on Tuesday 26 October at 12:15pm, this is a chance to socialise and meet new people of all ages and stages.
If you have a neighbour who you think might be interested, be sure to let them know.
Make sure you pre-book the week before by phoning the Glebe reception on 01773 857894 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Glebe, Social group, Charity
Tue Nov 30 19:00:00 2021
Crich Brass recruit brass players of all ages and abilities. Whether you are an experienced brass player or simply have a desire to learn something new they provide a warm welcome and can even supply you with an instrument and tution Free of Charge!
The group rehease on Tuesday evenings from 7,00 pm at Fritchley Village Hall.
If you would like to book the band for an engagement please call 07796 801001 or email email@example.com
Social group, Music, Fritchley Village Hall
A-Z of who is who and what is where including community organisations and local business listings and useful telephone numbers. You'll find the directory here.
Read the feature articles from the latest edition of the magazine. Here you can also browse the archive of features we have published in the past.
Read all the latest from the Crich area including updates from local organisations, events, Parish Council news and much more. Keep up to date right here!
View a calendar of all the local events. From dance classes to folk evenings, meetings to heritage talks, you won't miss a local event here!
We are always delighted to hear from you with ideas, news, event information or just some feedback. Get in touch by emailing the editor.
Editor, Crich Standard
Glebe Field Centre
Glebe Field Close
Crich Standard Postbox in 'The Loaf' (courtesy Roger & Andrew)
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