Protests over new Assembly Rooms as plan pushes ahead

Protestors put pressure on Derby City Council at a meeting of its cabinet on Wednesday night (4 October 2017) over plans for the new music Read More …

Storge Debate: Does Derby need a large music venue?

The idea that Derby needs a large music venue has long been a subject for debate and it seems to be rising once again. As Read More …

Libraries Week: Derby’s history at the Local Studies Library

As we draw Storge Libraries Week to a close we’re taking a look at a different sort of public library in the city – the Read More …

Libraries Week: the role of public libraries in health, wellbeing and democracy

This week is Libraries Week on Storge where we’re looking at the potential and the context of public libraries, and their future as changes to the way Read More …

Libraries Week: Derby Central Library – the building, the history

As Libraries Week continues on Storge we look at the 138 year history of Derby Central Library. In plans currently being pushed forward by the Read More …

Libraries Week: Is volunteering the future for public libraries?

This week is Libraries Week on Storge where we’re looking at the potential and the context of public libraries, their future as changes to the Read More …

Dirty Fingers culture and coffee shop opens in Derby’s ‘creative quarter’

Dirty Fingers, a culture and coffee shop, is now open on Beckett Street and is the latest business to move in to Derby’s emerging ‘creative Read More …