Previous Events

Previous Events with photographs

•   Spiffing Afternoon Tea Party, held on Sat 3rd June 2017, In the Secret Gin Quarters, Nottingham.

•   The Sewing Bee Event took place in Belper on 25th March and went very well.
Here are a few photographs from the event:

Women who Sew     Hard Days Work
    Members with their sewing on display.   Display of Work, Sewing Bee in Belper.

Sewing Bee     Afternoon Tea at Bennetts
    The Sewing Bee Event, Belper            Afternoon Tea at Bennetts, Derby

Cakes at Bennetts     Deafinitely Women, Ear Logo
Cake Stand, Tea at Bennetts, Derby         Deaf-initely Women Ear Logo   

Deafinitely Women, Flower Logo     Deaf-initely Women Logo
Deaf-initely Women Flower Logo           Deaf-initely Women Logo      

Paddle Boarding     Sailing at Carsington event
Paddle Boarding at Carsington           Sailing at Carsington            

Thai Dye     Dream
Indigo Tie Dyeing at Castleton             Dream of Hearing            

Suffragette Film at the Quad     Womens Suffrage Logo
Film Suffragette The Quad, Derby            Womens Suffrage Logo.            

•   The Castleton Youth Hostel Weekend event (23rd-25th September) was very successful and everybody thoroughly enjoyed themselves.  A few photos from the event:

Hands up     Planning     Group Photo     CircleDance     IndianDancing

•   Women KayakingWe enjoyed a great days Sailing, Canoeing/Kayaking at Carsington Water on 11th June

•   Around 30 deaf women attended our Cinema Experience event held at the Quad in Derby at 12th March, where we enjoyed a captioned and BSL interpreted film Suffragette.   This was followed by Afternoon Tea at Bennetts Tea Rooms.

•   Our first event: The Art of Being Brilliant Deaf Women was held in Matlock on 28th November, when over 30 deaf women attended.

Andy Cope and Rachel Burton
The Art of Being Brilliant speaker Andy Cope is seen
with Rachel Burton who enjoyed the event



  • Awards for All for funding this project
  • North Derbyshire Voluntary Action
  • North East Derbyshire District Council for printing of promotional literature
  • Alison Jones, Communication Unlimited, Derby for the BSL videos

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