A number of regional partnerships have been established with:
Derbyshire County Council who will release archive material and the use of their libraries for local exhibitions whilst also lending support with publicity. The Council has provided some financial aid will also assist in fostering increased awareness of the Rising within schools.
The University of Derby which will stage a number of public conferences in 2017 that will focus on the Rising in the context of the growth of radicalism throughout the 1789-1820 era.
The University’s Theatre Department also intends to stage community based theatrical presentations whilst also producing a contemporary theatre production.
Derby Museum has agreed to host an exhibition.
Links have now been established with interested parties in Australia and the USA, who are planning to visit the UK to attend the bi-centennial event.