Welcome to The Derbeian Magazine, a free quarterly magazine dedicated to all things Derby past and present. Learn about Derby's past, reminisce about Derby days gone by with beautifully written articles and stunning images. The Derbeian offers a host of articles about motoring, fashion, eating out and where to go for a great day out in Derby and Derbyshire, along with featured articles about Derby's history The Derbeian showcases the exceptional services and products offered by businesses in Derby and surrounding areas. The Derbeian Magazine is available at various outlets across Derby and Derbyshire (Please note some vendors charge £3.00 for the magazine). The Derbeian is also delivered free to thousands of homes across Derbyshire.
WINTER 2021/22 
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On January 22nd, 2020 The Derbeian lost one of it's featured writers, J.Barrie Sheard, to pay tribute to Barrie and say thank you for his hard work and dedication we compiled all of the articles Barrie wrote for us into a special e-mag edition that is available from our web kiosk on our digital editions page.

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Just some of our reviews...


 Jill @ Duffield Art Gallery:

“Just a quick email to say Thank you for the beautiful advert for our Art Gallery, and the stunning promotional video, I wasn’t expecting that, brilliant value. You always go the extra mile for your advertisers, and I’m never disappointed, so big "Thankyou"
I always look forward to the new issue coming out, both for the content, the information, and the sheer joy of opening a luxurious, quality printed glossy magazine, rare nowadays, not the same reading 'on-line', (can’t beat the smell of a new edition😆)
  So, thanks again Chris, and your talented team, it’s a 10 from me.”

You can now have the Derbeian Delivered Directly to your door with a yearly subscription! For £22.00 a year we will post out a hard copy of our spectacular magazine right to your front door, price includes postage.
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Chris Varty:

Owner of 3 V Media Limited and creator of The Derbiean  Magazine


Lisa Varty: 

Social Media Manager at The Derbiean  Magazine

The Derbeian is available to buy from:


Darley Abbey Village Stores, Derby.


 Duffield Art Gallery, Belper, Derbyshire.


And you can pick up a free copy from:

Derby Local Studies and Family History Library

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