Belper Arts Festival planning tribute show to the late Victoria Wood

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n Belper Arts Festival is organising Beat Me On The Bottom With The Woman’s Weekly – A Tribute To Victoria Wood with profits going to Cancer Research.

The event will take place on July 15 at the Strutts Centre in Belper.

George Gunby who is producing the event, said: “The response has been terrific.

“Actors, musicians and other creatives have leapt at the chance to perform not only Victoria Wood’s work but also pieces influenced by her.

“I’m sure it will be an outstanding night.”

If you are interested in taking part, there is a meeting at the Strutt Centre on Thursday, May 12 at 7.30pm to discuss the evening’s programme and everyone is welcome.

Tickets for the event itself are limited to 100 and are available online from

An early bird offer, with tickets priced at £6, runs until May 23 .

Full price tickets are £9.

For more information, contact George Gunby on 07847 478251 or email