Feb
22
9:30 AM09:30

Thursday Sort and Donation Drop-off

Please come and join us!
Every Thursday we meet to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for al

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Feb
24
10:30 AM10:30

Saturday Sort and Donation Drop-off

Please come and join us to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for all.

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Feb
17
10:30 AM10:30

Saturday mini Sort and Donation drop!

Please come and join us to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for all

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Feb
15
9:30 AM09:30

Thursday Sort and Donation Drop Off

Please come and join us!
Every Thursday we meet to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for all

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Feb
8
9:30 AM09:30

THURSDAY SORT AND DONATION DROP OFF

Please come and join us!
Every Thursday we meet to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for al

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Feb
3
10:30 AM10:30

Saturday Sort and Donation drop off

Please come and join us!
We will be sorting donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for al

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Feb
1
9:30 AM09:30

Thursday Sort and Donation Drop Off

Please come and join us!
Every Thursday we meet to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for all!

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Jan
27
9:00 AM09:00

January DRS Hike

Who’s up for a January hike in the Peak District?

What will you need? 
- a comfy pair of shoes, a warm jacket (a hat a scarf & gloves if the weather deteriorates - although the forecast doesn’t look too bad atm), a smileeeeee aaand a small backpack (if you have one) for packed lunch, water & other essentials.
What time will we set off?
- 9am from the DRS warehouse but try and get to the warehouse 15min earlier
How will I get to the Peak District?
- By train. We will walk to the train station and catch a train to either Cromford or Matlock and return back on the train. 
How long will we be out? 
- if we set off on time we should be back in Derby by 3pm
 

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Thursday Sort and Donation Drop-off
Jan
25
9:30 AM09:30

Thursday Sort and Donation Drop-off

Please come and join us!
Every Thursday we meet to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for all!

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Jan
18
9:30 AM09:30

THURSDAY SORT AND DONATION DROP OFF

Please come and join us!
Every Thursday we meet to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for all!

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Jan
11
9:30 AM09:30

THURSDAY SORT AND DROP OFF

Please come and join us!
Every Thursday we meet to sort donations which will then be transported by ourselves or by our friends in other teams to their most appropriate destinations, whether that is Calais, Dunkirk, Paris, Syria, Greece or elsewhere.
Donations that are not suitable are sold at car Boot Sales, ebay etc and again, these need to be sorted,
We also help unload cars and vans full of donations from individuals and organisations from near and far!
Tea, coffee, snacks and a warm welcome are always available for all!

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Jan
4
9:30 AM09:30

NEW YEAR SORT AND DROP OFF

Please come and join us at our first sorting event of 2018!

We have lots to do and would love to see you. Our most important priority at this event will be to prepare our van for an aid trip to Calais on the 11th January. There will also be general sorting and tidying and our ongoing projects such as Moses Baskets and Car Boot organising. 

Psssss! Don't tell anyone else but Santa Claus delivered us all a little prezzy......Come down and see what he brought us!

Tea, coffee, cake and leftover Christmas chocs available all morning!!

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Jan
3
7:00 PM19:00

AWARENESS TRAINING COURSE

DRS volunteers intending to go to work in Northern France are asked to attend an awareness training course so you are prepared for what to expect there. 
There will be a course this Wednesday at 7-9 pm at the DRS warehouse at Northcliffe House. 
Anyone who would like to attend, could you please let me know. All welcome even if you are not thinking of going immediately.

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Dec
25
1:00 PM13:00

Free Christmas Day "Bring and Share" lunch!

The wonderful Sergio at the White Lon in Beeston has invited DRS Volunteers to share in the lovely event below and will be asking all his guests if they have any donations for our Winter Collection for Refugees. Please share and spread the event! 

https://www.facebook.com/events/104215423694469/

"You are invited to join a 'Bring & Share' lunch on Christmas Day. All welcome to enjoy Christmas with great company and we hope a great international selection of food. Many spend Christmas far from family and friends so we would like to offer this opportunity to not spend Christmas alone. No cost involved except the food you bring to share.Please comment below or message if you would like to come along, and include the food you would like to bring with you. Please pass on details to anyone not on FB who may be interested. Merry Christmas"

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Warehouse sort & donation drop off
Jun
8
9:30 AM09:30

Warehouse sort & donation drop off

Soooooo much sorting to do!! Please come along and give us a hand. We have donations of stuff for Syria, Calais, Dunkirk and some to be sold on eBay or at car boot sales. It's all got to be sorted and organised and we are still have lots to do getting the new warehouse in shape! 

Tea, coffee, snacks and a great friendly atmosphere. Hope to see some of you down there :) 

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Warehouse sort & donation drop off
Jun
1
9:30 AM09:30

Warehouse sort & donation drop off

Soooooo much sorting to do!! Please come along and give us a hand. We have donations of stuff for Syria, Calais, Dunkirk and some to be sold on eBay or at car boot sales. It's all got to be sorted and organised and we are still have lots to do getting the new warehouse in shape! 

Tea, coffee, snacks and a great friendly atmosphere. Hope to see some of you down there :) 

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Warehouse sort & donation drop off
May
25
9:30 AM09:30

Warehouse sort & donation drop off

Soooooo much sorting to do!! Please come along and give us a hand. We have donations of stuff for Syria, Calais, Dunkirk and some to be sold on eBay or at car boot sales. It's all got to be sorted and organised and we are still have lots to do getting the new warehouse in shape! 

Tea, coffee, snacks and a great friendly atmosphere. Hope to see some of you down there :) 

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Warehouse move part 2
Apr
20
9:30 AM09:30

Warehouse move part 2

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DRS IS MOVING!!! Time to get the van packed up and everything moved over to our new warehouse at the old telegraph building. 

This Thursday we will continue packing, sort through, organise and pack all the car boot sale items and we will be moving some items to the new warehouse. 

Because the site of the old warehouse is derelict apart from us being there, the council have asked us to keep the barrier closed at all times. However, the barrier won't be locked, so if it's up when you arrive, just jump out of the car and move it out the way. Someone should be at the old warehouse all day, so if you have donations to drop off, we will still be there accepting them. 

There will be tea, coffee, snacks and a fun and friendly atmosophere. 

Hope to see you there :)

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Warehouse move
Apr
13
9:30 AM09:30

Warehouse move

DRS IS MOVING!!! Time to get the van packed up and everything moved over to our new warehouse at the old telegraph building. 

This Thursday we will continue packing, sort through, organise and pack all the car boot sale items and we will be moving some items to the new warehouse. 

Because the site of the old warehouse is derelict apart from us being there, the council have asked us to keep the barrier closed at all times. However, the barrier won't be locked, so if it's up when you arrive, just jump out of the car and move it out the way. Someone should be at the old warehouse all day, so if you have donations to drop off, we will still be there accepting them. 

There will be tea, coffee, snacks and maybe even samosas for lunch! 

Hope to see you there :)

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Warehouse sort & donation drop off
Apr
6
9:30 AM09:30

Warehouse sort & donation drop off

DRS IS MOVING!!! For the next 2 weeks we need to get our warehouse in order and get everything packed and ready to move. 

Please come along and help us out. This Thursday we are staying until 3 to get throug everything, but any time you can give would be hugely appreciated. 

There will be tea, coffee, snacks and maybe even samosas for lunch! 

Hope to see you there :)

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Warehouse sort & donation drop off
Mar
30
9:30 AM09:30

Warehouse sort & donation drop off

This week we have the very important job of sorting through all the carboot sale items and getting them organised! We will soon be moving all this stuff to our new warehouse and we want it to be well sorted and organised to make future car boot sales more efficient. 

There will also be the usual donations to sort through, a bit more tidying up in the warehouse and tea, coffee, cake and laughs. 

Everyone welcome 

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Warehouse sort followed by lunch
Mar
23
9:30 AM09:30

Warehouse sort followed by lunch

Just another day down at the DRS warehouse on chequers rd. Except, it's our last day with the wonderful Moyra as she's off to New Zealand for 4 months. So, let's make it a good one. It would be great to have regulars, occasionals and new faces come along and make it a fun and friendly day. Afterwards we'll head over to the Smithfield's pub for a farewell lunch. Hopefully we'll be able to pop in and see our new warehouse too! 

If you have any donations, we'll be there all morning so bring them down. 

Tea, coffee, snacks, etc as always 

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