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Christmas success as the shows go on in Derby
Thu 13 Jan 2022
Theatre audiences returned for Festive Derby as more than 29,000 tickets were sold for three Christmas shows at Derby Arena and the Derby Loves You temporary indoor venue at Derby Market Place.
New gym equipment for Springwood
Tue 11 Jan 2022
Springwood Leisure Centre will take delivery of new Pulse gym equipment in February.
Panto cast show the need for foster carers
Thu 6 Jan 2022
The cast of the Derby Arena pantomime, Sleeping Beauty, have teamed up with Derby City Council’s fostering team to highlight the number of children in care seeking a family of their own.
New you for 22 - Fitness Membership Offer
Mon 20 Dec 2021
Join Derby Active by 31 January 2022 and pay £25 each month, for the first four months, T&Cs apply.
Keeping you active at home
Fri 17 Dec 2021
Ideas on how to stay active in your home.
Fairytale of New York Coming Home for Christmas 2022
Tue 14 Dec 2021
Fairytale of New York, the ultimate feel-good Christmas show, will be bringing festive joy to Derby Arena next year!
Don’t let the cold slow you down this winter
Fri 10 Dec 2021
To help you keep active this winter, we’ve made a list of what you can do to avoid losing your motivation.
A whole new world awaits as Aladdin comes to Derby Arena in 2022
The announcement comes as the finishing touches are being made to Sleeping Beauty, which opens at Derby Arena on Fri 10 Dec and runs until Sat 8 Jan. Tickets are still available.
Derby Active Christmas Opening Times
Thu 9 Dec 2021
Christmas opening times for Queens Leisure Centre, Springwood Leisure Centre, Moorways Stadium and Derby Arena
Derby Arena welcomes Olympian Jason Kenny
Thu 2 Dec 2021
Cyclist Jason Kenny, Britain’s most decorated Olympian, made a return visit to ride the track at Derby Arena and says he plans to return soon.
How we’re making performances easier to access
Wed 1 Dec 2021
Here at Derby LIVE we strongly believe that it’s important to make our live performances as accessible as possible. From relaxed performances to a changing places toilet at Derby Arena, here’s how everyone can enjoy our Christmas theatre shows.
Places everyone! Sleeping Beauty Rehearsals have begun!
Mon 29 Nov 2021
No time for snoozing, our Sleeping Beauty panto has arrived at Derby Arena and is now in rehearsals, with the opening night happening in two weeks!
Shantay, you stay! RuPaul’s Drag Race UK is serving Derby a second visit
Mon 22 Nov 2021
Derby Live is excited to announce The Official RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Series Three Tour will be sashaying to Derby Arena Thursday 22 September 2022 at 8pm!
Get your dancing shoes on and get lost in the music!
Fri 19 Nov 2021
Lost In Music - One Night at the
Disco is coming to Derby Arena.
Don't miss out on our Black Friday 12 for 10 membership offer
Thu 18 Nov 2021
Choose any Derby Active membership for Springwood Leisure Centre, Queen's Leisure Centre or Derby Arena and receive 12 months for the price of 10.
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