Welcome to the whitworth
The Whitworth Centre is a Historical Venue that is ideally suited to Weddings, Events, Conferencing and Community Use in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales.
This beautiful Victorian building was left to the people of Darley Dale by the late Lady Whitworth for recreational and educational purposes. Today it is used for by clubs, groups, classes and educational courses and is enjoyed by not only the Darley Dale community but by many surroundings villages and towns.
We have a variety of rooms available for hire for anything from parties, weddings and any clubs or classes you may wish to organise. We have a dedicated office team who will be on hand to help organise your events and conferences and we have the facilities to offer a full catering and refreshment service.
If you are looking to hold your Wedding Day here we have our experienced wedding planners on hand to help you with all of your planning from the moment you book through to full, on the day coordination.
We are positive we can provide the perfect venue and service whatever your event may be.
Centre News and upcoming events
We are proud to announce that we are hosting our own comedy night here at The Whitworth on the 17th of June. A top class line up with some famous faces will be giving you a fun filled and laughter packed evening in our Ballroom. We will opening the doors at 7:00pm and we will be serving food from door opening (last orders 7:45). The show will start at 8:30pm prompt. You can buy tickets from the office or over the phone. Tickets will be £10 per head - call us on 01629 733678.
The Line up for the evening is
ANGELA BARNES (www.angelabarnescomedy.co.uk)
ANTHONY KING (http://www.justthetonic.com/comedian/anthony-king/)
JAMES COOK (https://jamescookcomedian.com/)
Compere Spiky Mike
World Orienteering Day
Come and join us at the Whitworth Park on Wednesday 11 May and be part of World Orienteering Day, when it is hoped to get as many people as possible around the world involved in an orienteering event. There will be coaching available and courses to suit all ages and abilities. The event will be from 6.30pm - 8pm. Adults £2 and juniors 50p. For any further information please ring Viv on 01629 734307 or check out the website: http://www.dvo.org.uk%22/