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Derventio Brewery Ltd

No Derby stag Weekend or hen weekend would be complete without sampling some of the local ales! Opened in March 2006, this real ale microbrewery takes its name from the name of the Roman Fort which existed close to the … Continue reading

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Clubbing in Derby

Derby is a small city but has always had a good nightlife, although the casino was, for many years, the most celebrated nightime activity. Then in 1979, The Blue Note opened and immediately became the venue to be seen at! … Continue reading

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Cool Trendy Derby Bars

Since the arrival of the University in the 1990s, there has been an increased demand for cool and trendy bars in Derby. There are several dotted around the place, separated by short walks which could be useful to clear heads … Continue reading

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Derby Conference Venues

The Derby Conference Centre was originally the British Rail Training College building, built in the 1930s. This art deco grade II listed building has been brought into the 21 century yet still retains its Art Deco character and heart. There … Continue reading

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