Skip to main content

LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS

LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS

Saturday 11 September from 4.00pm

Big Screen, Market Place, Derby


Calling all music lovers in Derby! You are invited to join in the
magical musical experience that is the Last Night of the Proms, hosted
by BBC Radio Derby's Andy Potter on Derby Market Place on Saturday 11
September from 4.00pm.

Take your seats for what promises to be a fantastic evening of music
starting off with performances from local bands, all paying homage to
'The Proms', including a vibrant and exciting performance from
Sinfonia ViVA's unique jazz combo, Triple Bop. Plus, expect audience
participation and a dose of 'Cool Britannia' to warm up those voices!

And onto the main event! Audiences will have the opportunity to watch
the entire Last Night of the Proms 2010 screened live on Derby's Big
Screen where Derby will join the audience at the Royal Albert Hall via
a live link. The concert starts at 7.30pm until 10.40pm.

So, prepare for the concert, pack your picnic and join the audience
for this fantastic free outdoor musical event. There is limited
seating available – to guarantee yours then why not bring your own.
There will be refreshments available from various outlets on the day.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Fw: Story -- A Lazy Fat King

Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless device From: brenda sheng <brenda.rili.sheng@gmail.com> Date: Sat, 22 Feb 2014 19:26:52 +0000 To: Jim Sheng<jim.sheng@gmail.com> Subject: Story
The Fat King

Once upon a time there was a kingdom with... a fat king! He was very fat and lazy, he had 10 servants to help him to eat, and helped him to go to bed, and lots of other things. His first servant served the food on the table, the second servant put food on the spoon, the third servant opened his mouth, the fourth servant put the food in his mouth, the fifth servant had to help him chew! The sixth one fed him soup, the seventh one blew the soup if it was too hot, the eighth one wiped his mouth with a wet towel, the ninth one fed him desserts, and the tenth one put drinks in his mouth. The king was ''so'' lazy that he didn't even walk! He was carried around by some servants.

One day the chairs for the king were braking so the servants had to make special beds, then the…

You can find your Wireless Network Key on Virgin Media Wireless Router

We have a new netbook computer, and don't know where to find network key, which is needed to setup wireless connection.

A network key may also be called WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) key or WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) key.

A wireless network key is a security feature that prevents unauthorized users from accessing a wireless network. An unprotected network is an unlocked virtual door, anybody within range can piggyback on the network undetected.

I use Virgin media broadband with a Virgin media wireless router, this router has a WPA key taped on the router, that WPA key is an English word consisting of 10 letters.

To tape network key on the router is a good idea, because we may never lose or forget a wireless network key as long as we possess the router.

The Meaning of Derby City Council Logo

The logo of Derby City Council looks quite abstract and modern. I wonder what's the meaning of it? The lower-left part of the logo looks like a snail (or the initial letter D in Derby?), the upper-right part seems a river, (Derwent river?) these two parts are connected by a straight line at the bottom.

I did some searches on the web trying to find out the true meaning of Derby City Council logo, but without success. So, I wrote to tourist information, and got the answer from Michael:
The Logo is a representation of two of Derby's oldest emblems, one being a ram the other a buck (deer). Obviously the logo is a modern interpretation of these two figures so it is not obvious unless you know what to look for. Most people do seem to agree with you that it looks like a snail however.
Ram! the curly horn of ram looks like a snail indeed. The ram and the deer are from coat of arms of City of Derby,
In this coats of arms, we can see the deers both in shield (arms) and supporter, but the…