DGLG - Moving Forward
Derbyshire Gypsy Liaison Group provides valuable assistance and information to the Gypsy community in and around Derbyshire. DGLG also has close relationships with local authorities and services to aid managing Gypsy culture with knowledge and respect. DGLG work is not exclusively in Derbyshire.
DGLG activities include:
Heritage open days for 2017 are 7th -10th September. This coming year we have been awarded a Celebrations grant from the Big Lottery and more information will follow on the events page at a later date. There will be an event in June for Gypsy history month as well as the event in September
As part of the Digital story of DGLG we have located some of the previous calendar PDFs.
Please can we remind that most of the photographs are copyrighted in our calendars from DGLG archives or we were given permission to use them for the calendar by individuals that own copyright. Please contact us regarding copyright for permission if you would like to use any of them.
WE project "Around Maria's Day" is selected for the program of festival "Days of Ethnographic Film" in Slovenia (1st and 4th March 2017). Please see Derby university page
New to come 1999 - 2014 past calendars.
As part of the Digital story of DGLG all the past calendars will be available on this page soon as PDFs please can we remind that most of the photographs are copyrighted in our calendars from DGLG archives or we were given permission to use them for the calendar by individuals that own copyright. Please contact us regarding copyright for permission if you would like to use any of them.
Read about DGLG activities, reports on progress, news and events.
Holocaust Memorial Day will be on January 26th in 2017 HMD it is a national event in the United Kingdom, dedicated to the remembrance of the victims the Porrajmos [Holocaust] or Sumaripen (the killings) first held in January 2001 it has been on the same date every year since.(usually 27th January) The chosen date is the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp by the Soviet Union in 1945; please note that this slide show contains images taken from the trip to Poland taken in 2010 as our memorial to the day these will be on the site throughout January. This year the theme is: How can life go on?
All Our Stories Highways, Byways and Stopping Places
We were awarded by Heritage lottery to undertake a digital story of DGLG. Please see this on the heritage page. Heritage projects will also be uploaded onto the Patrin website. Visit here
Anyone wanting to add photographs or information to the heritage pages can do so through one of the Patrin administrators please contact NFGLG heritage officer through the www.nationalgypsytravellerfederation.org website.
AGM report 2016 will be available as a PDF Document. shortly
PQASSO Accredited level 2 DGLG was awarded the Home Office Queen's Award for Innovation in Police Training...
Your health is your wealth
Please see archived reports
New Legislation and Campaigns
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