Please use this form to enter an event on the calendar. TIPS! – see below the form

We help to promote events further by doing a monthly emailout, and sharing on facebook and twitter.

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Your Details

Event Name

The event name. Example: Birthday party


This is a recurring event.

Recurrences span from From to to

Events start from Event starts at to All day

This event repeats every day days week on weeks on month on the months on the year years


of each month

Each event spans day(s)

For a recurring event, a one day event will be created on each recurring date within this date range.


This event does not have a physical location.

Location Name: *
Create a location or start typing to search a previously created location.
Address:  *
City/Town:  *
Country:  *

Location not found


Details about the event. HTML allowed.

Event Image

No image uploaded for this event yet

  • Have your details ready to cut and paste and it shouldn’t take longer than 3 minutes.
  • Email – we will only use this to contact you with DPD relevant information. It won’t be published.
  • Event Name – this appears on the calendar, so make it appealing, but not too long!
  • When – click in the From box to choose your date(s). See below for recurring events.
  • Time – make sure you choose pm if its pm!
  • Location – it may auto-predict. Check it has appeared correctly on the map.
  • Details – include a weblink, and price if necessary.
  • Category – to select more than one hold Command and Shift on Macs, or Ctrl on a PC keyboard.
  • Image – 75 x 75 px is ideal. Large images over 750 x 750 px may cause your event not to be published!
  • Editing Contact Us to make any changes. We may make minor amendments for clarity.
  • RECURRING EVENTSonly tick this box if you want to enter multiple dates for an event that will repeat on a regular day. It will then give you more options – if your event is fortnightly you can say it will repeat WEEKLY, but specify every 2 WEEKS, and always tick the box to the LEFT of the day you are selecting. If  each event only spans one day, leave that box blank!



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