Courage of Conscience Special Event

 Courage of Conscience Special Event 
Courage of Conscience is about the 1st World War Conscientious Objectors in Derbyshire and has involved young people in a creative interpretation of the research. It has been supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
There will an exhibition about the research and the local conscientious objectors, and performances by young people who have taken part in the project. Chris Fuller, from ‘York Against the War’ will  also give a brief talk about the anti-war movement during the 1st World War.
The event is at the Donut Studio on Spring Bank Rd, Chesterfield S40 1NL  at 6.00 p.m. on Thursday 23rd June. Light refreshments will be provided on arrival, but please let us know if you have any special dietary needs.
Entry is free, but as numbers are limited we would really appreciate it if you could let us know by 3rd June, if you are able to come, and how many places you would like to reserve, by emailing
or text Sue Owen on  07768 927669. 
If you would like more information about the project the website is:
The project is initiated by Chesterfield ProPeace and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund
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2 Responses to Courage of Conscience Special Event

  1. Kelly clarke says:

    Hi my son took part in the ww1 school show at the theatre. I was wondering if I could get access to some of them?

    • Hi Kelly, Thanks for getting in touch. and a big thank you to your son for taking part. The children were amazing and all did so well. is it photo’s of the event that you would like ? I know some were taken by the Derbyshire times and some by one of the propeace members. It was also filmed . I haven’t been sent any photo’s through for the website yet but would be happy to contact you when I receive them. Could you please email Jenny at and I will get in touch when I have the photo’s.

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