Main meetings

Arnold Methodist Church
Arnold Methodist Church


We hold our main meetings at Arnold Methodist Church, 1.45-3.45pm on the first Tuesday of the month (doors open 1.15pm). Attendance tends to be high, making for a lively session. There is always an opportunity to meet representatives of our 40+ interest groups and we often have a speaker.

Here’s the line-up for the next few months.

  • March 1st AGM -which this year will be held in the Bonington Club (formerly the Labour Club) on High Street.
  • April 5th – Speaker Tony Brewer ‘The camera does lie’
  • May 3rd – Speaker Malcolm Darroch  Arnold Folly: a wonder of the Industrial revolution ( Arnold Hosiery)
  • June 7th – Peter Gardner (NGS) Glorious Gardens of Derbyshire
  • July – tbc
  • August – tbc
  • September 6th – Gay Evans Forgotten Women  Derby Asylum
  • October 4th – Chris Weir ( ex Archives)  Bygone Shopping

Learning and fun for people no longer in full-time work