Burning Flag Designs Art Exhibition – Dubrek Café

Dan Murfin is the latest artist to be featured in the Dubrek Studio Café on Becket Street. The man behind Burning Flag Designs has a strong career in custom art Read More …

Here To Be Heard: The Story Of The Slits – film review

Last night the provincial tour of Here To Be Heard: The Story of The Slits rolled into Derby for a showing at QUAD. Told mainly from the viewpoint of bassist Read More …

Derby Film Festival announces full programme for 2018

Derby Film Festival has announced its full programme of films, talks and special events for its 2018 run, taking place from 4 to 12 May 2018. Starting with Paracinema genre Read More …

Interview: Five Lamps Films

As the Five/24 challenge – in which independent filmmakers must make a three-minute short in just 24 hours – opens from Five Lamps Films we talk to the bi-monthly nights Read More …

Derby artist John McDonald to exhibit first solo show at Banks Mill

Painter John McDonald was rendered profoundly deaf over sixteen years ago and completely shut off from the world. Now, in his fifties, John has discovered a whole new sense of Read More …

Lacemaker Louise West crowdfunds for tech to transform tradition

Derby-based lace designer and maker Louise West has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to buy equipment to modernise the processes involved in the heritage craft. A contemporary lace Read More …