Pub, Post Office & Café in Bamford, Hope Valley

What's new and different at the Anglers

The Anglers Rest has a wealth of events and activities throughout 2024. Be sure to check back regularly for the latest details. 

We are delighted to be hosting the beer festival for Bamford Carnival! Friday 12th July to Sunday 14th July, inside and outside. 

More than 15 cask ales from local and national independent breweries, a couple of weird and wonderful keg beers, locally produced cider, some splendid street food from Chef John and his team and fantastic live music from Derbyshire’s finest artists! Come rain or shine, join us for a marvelous weekend!  

Friday 14th June

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Sunday 16th June

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Friday 14th June to Sunday 14th July

Serbia v England – Sunday 16th June at 8pm

Denmark v England – Thursday 20th June at 5pm

England v Slovenia – Saturday 15th June at 8pm


Regular events at the Anglers Rest...

Join our Creative Writers Group in The Snug at The Anglers Rest on Thursday 13th June from 10.00 – 11.30am.

It’s now a regular event! People from all backgrounds and abilities are welcome.

Thursday 16th May in the Rest Cafe (attached to the pub) from 7pm to 9pm, with drinks and nibbles. All are welcome!


The exhibition runs from 30th April until 30th June, also in the Rest Cafe.

Quiz Night is the first and third Wednesday of each month at 8.00pm

Keen to test your general knowledge? Look no further than The Anglers Rest. Come and battle the finest minds on Taggs Knoll.   

The next quiz night is June 5th featuring Phil Taylor, starting at 8pm. 

Do you fancy being question master for a night? Please contact Phil Taylor via Facebook. 

The following Quiz Night is June 19th. There are vouchers for the winners and rolling jackpot prize.

Knit and Natter is on Wednesday each week from 10am – noon in the Rest Cafe

Everyone is welcome. Bring any knitting, sewing , crocheting etc. that you are working on and enjoy a coffee, cake and a chat.

Folk Night is usually the first Sunday of each month, from 7.30pm

Come along to play, sing, dance or listen and enjoy a warm, friendly welcome whatever level, instrument and genre!

Mark Bawden will be holding a disco night every month in 2024

There will be a different theme each month. The theme for June is to be announced soon. 

Usually every third Friday 7pm – 9pm

Cold dark nights? Come and meet friends at the Rest Café.
Play music, games, chats, food and drinks – Mocktails, music and Quiz.

Every second Thursday of the month from 9pm until late

Pop in and enjoy some tunes hosted by our very own Vinyl Knight of the Rock Realm DJ Mark Bawden. A different theme each month but always the same great company. Dig your vinyl out and bring it along

June 20th – Pick a year! Last time it was 1972? Which year this time?

Bamford Roots Sessions is usually on the second or third Sunday of the month, from 7.30pm

Folk, Blues, Bluegrass, Jazz, Country, Euro and homegrown wonders. This is where we explore the true origins of different genres. Bring an instrument and join in!

All musicians, singers and listeners welcome!

The next Bamford Roots night is Sunday 12th May. Then it’s the 9th June. 

Tuesdays 10.30am -12.30pm

Pop along and meet fellow parents, carers and tots.

Every Sunday night 9pm – 11pm 

One thing you can bet on at The Anglers is that every Sunday night is Poker Night. We play Redtooth Poker for 2 hours from 9pm. All abilities welcome. Play for points not money.

Talk to the pub team about events at the Anglers Rest

If you have an idea for an event at The Anglers or are interested in holding an event (whether it’s just a “one-off” or something regular) please call in and speak to one of the pub team or call us on 01433 659317.