Warm Spaces (also known as Warm Places and Warm Hubs) are where venues open to residents in the community to provide a warm place whilst enjoying the company of others. Many of the venues are offering refreshments, as well as a few other activities (depending on the venue) that you could join in with if you wanted. Everyone is welcome to drop-in.
We will continue to update the list so please let us know if you are aware of a Warm Space in North East Derbyshire that isn’t listed below.
Please note that each of the venues may open at different times and on different days, so please ensure you check opening times, or contact the venue directly before visiting.
Ashover Alternative Coffee Morning
10.00-12.00noon every Tuesday, meet for a hot drink and snack (dog friendly). The venue alternates weekly between the Bassett Rooms and Ashover Parish Hall, address and contact details as follows:
Ashover Parish Hall, Milken Lane, Ashover, S45 0BA
Bassett Rooms, 22 Church Street, Ashover, S45 0AB
Tel: 01246 590005
Clay Cross Community Café at The Hub
The Hub - a free warm space 11.00 – 2.00pm, Monday to Friday. The full address, contact telephone number and website can be found here:
The Hub, Gladstone Buildings, Broadleys, Clay Cross, S45 9JN.
Tel: 01246 859210
Clay Cross – Community of Christ
Open Wednesday 10.30am – 12.00pm for drinks, beans on toast and company.
Visit their website for more details.
Clay Cross Library
Clay Cross Library - Offering a warm and welcoming space.
Clay Cross – St Barnabas Community Centre
Open for free hot drinks, T.V. and board games.
- Monday: 9.00am - 4.00pm
- Wednesday: 9.00am - 4.00pm
- Thursday: 9.00am - 4.00pm
- Friday: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Tel: 01246 250599 or visit their website for more details.
Dronfield Library - Offering a warm and welcoming space for everyone.
Dronfield Hall Barn
Dronfield Hall Barn - Have a warm space with board games and free refreshments on a Monday 10am until 4pm.
Eckington Library - Offering a warm and welcoming space for everyone.
Eckington Civic Centre
Offering a warm and welcoming space every Thursday 12.00-3.00pm. Go for a hot drink or treat yourself to lunch (£5.00/£6.00 per person). For more details contact:
Emma Smith, Civic Centre, Market Street, Eckington, S21 4JG
Grassmoor Community Centre
Grassmoor Community Centre will be providing a warm space. For opening times and further details, please contact:
Tel: 01246 857900
Holmegate Evangelical Church
Open for hot drinks and snacks Thursday 12.30pm – 4.00pm. Visit their webpage for more details.
Holmewood Library - Offering a warm and welcoming space for everyone.
Holymoorside Village Hall
Holymoorside Village Hall - From 16th January to 16th February 2023, the village hall is open Mondays & Thursdays 2.00-4.00pm, refreshments available.
Killamarsh Warm Spaces
- Monday 9.00-12noon Killamarsh Community Hub Coffee Morning
- Tuesday 10.00-12noon Ebenezer Gospel Hall Coffee Morning
- Tuesday 9.30-11.00am St Matthew’s Renishaw Coffee Morning
- Tuesday 11.30-1.00pm St Matthew’s Renishaw Craft
- Tuesday 13.30-15.00pm St Giles Church Hall Light Refreshments
- Tuesday 1.00-3.00pm Renishaw Methodist Craft, games and natter
- Wednesday 9.00-12noon Killamarsh Community Hub Coffee Morning
- Thursday 9.00-12noon Killamarsh Methodist Church Coffee Morning
- Thursday 8.45-12noon Renishaw Methodist Free Coffee/Breakfast
- Friday 9.00-12noon Killamarsh Methodist Church Free Coffee/Breakfast
- Saturday 9.00-12noon Killamarsh Community Hub Coffee Morning
- Sunday 9.30-12noon Killamarsh Methodist Church Free light refreshments
Morton Village Hall
Morton Village Hall - Offering a Community Café every Monday 8.30am-1.30pm.
Address: 2 Main Road, Morton, Alfreton, DE55 6GT.
Warmer Tupton Network
There are a variety of venues in Tupton that are part of this network - some are offering free hot drinks and soup for a modest fee.
- Monday to Friday afternoon’s 12.30pm until 5.00pm: The Britannia Inn, Ward Street, S42 6XP (free tea or coffee during the winter months)
- Tuesday’s 10.00am until 12noon: Tupton Community Hub, Nethermoor Road, S42 6EN (free hot drinks)
- Wednesday’s 11.30am until 1.00pm: Old Tupton Methodist Church, Nethermoor Road, S42 6EN (free hot drinks)
- Thursday’s 10.00am until 12.00pm: Tupton Community Hub, Nethermoor Road, S42 6EN (free hot drinks)
- Friday’s 10.00am until 12.30pm: The Edge Centre, Queen Victoria Road, S42 6BL (free hot drinks and cake)
Smithy Pond – Friendship group, meeting every Monday 11.00am – 1.00pm, offering a warm welcome, free tea and coffee and chat. Venue details as follows:
Address: Smithy Pond, Nethermoor Road, Wingerworth, S42 6LN
Tel: 01246 557177
Wingerworth Library - Offering a warm and welcoming space for everyone and warm refreshments will also be available.
Derbyshire Records Office, Matlock – offering a warm space Tuesday-Friday 9.30am-4.00pm
Buxton Museum and Art Gallery – offering a warm space Tuesday – Saturday, 10.00am-5.00pm, for more information please visit:
All Derbyshire County Council libraries across the county offer warm and welcoming spaces for everyone and you don't need to be a library member to visit.