Rock at the Kestrel

The tenth annual Hot August Rock Charity event this year is to be held on Monday August 27 in the Kestrel car park in Marehay.

It has now become one of the great rock music events in Derbyshire and entrance is absolutely free.

The Rotary club of Amber Valley and Ripley (Amber Valley) Lions raise money on the day with various stalls including a burger bar.

The first band starts at 1pm and the day closes at 6pm.

There are five bands this year, which includes both young bands and others established in the area, with classic rock and pop music covers and original rock music.

The line up includes The Stand, Mind Flight, Red Fire Ants, MADA Men and Steve Bradford. For further information visit or phone Phil on 01773 743970.