Join Alice in Renishaw Hall’s garden Wonderland: Monday 6th April 2015

On Easter Monday at Renishaw Hall & Gardens, a rather famous set of characters can be spotted dashing between the yew hedges and around the fountains of the gardens, to entertain visitors to… Continue reading

Make friends with the Memorial Park

If park life appeals to you then you might be interested in a new group being set up to help look after the Memorial Park in Whaley Bridge.   High Peak Borough Council is… Continue reading

Flying the flag to celebrate A Young Commonwealth

High Peak will be joining towns and villages across the country and the world to celebrate Commonwealth Day next month.   Services will be taking place in Buxton and in Glossop at 10am on… Continue reading

First – ever Changing Places national conference held in Chesterfield!

Speakers, campaigners and guests gathered from across the country at the Proact Stadium last Saturday, 21st February, for the first-ever national Changing Places Conference. Changing Places facilities are needed by around 250,000 people… Continue reading

PIVA at Haddon Hall – bringing alive Tudor and Elizabethan music: Friday 10th April 2015

On Friday 10th April the Banqueting Hall at historic Haddon Hall in Derbyshire will be the setting – around its ancient, roaring fireplace – in which to enjoy a unique evening of 16th… Continue reading

Choose Haddon Hall for your family day out this Easter

Pin the pom pom on the bunny, race family and friends with your egg and spoon, decorate eggs, see the Easter bunting and spring flowers decorating the hall, and enjoy a thoroughly fun… Continue reading

Peak District Through The Lens – A photography guide book to be released this year!

Peak District Through The Lens James Grant, Visit Peak District Destination Photography Partner (DPP) is self-publishing a comprehensive photography guidebook to over 65 of the most picturesque locations in the Peak District and… Continue reading

Experience Tudor in its complete glory at Haddon Hall

With Wolf Hall in full media swing, the Tudors have never been so popular, and a visit to Haddon Hall in Derbyshire this season will more than satisfy the appetite of any Tudor… Continue reading


Hotel one of only two in the North to feature in top 5  Casa Hotel in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, has been announced as one of the top 5 hotels in the UK in the… Continue reading

Get ready for some Cool Running at the Longshaw Estate Night Run!

BOOK NOW Families, novice runners and outdoor enthusiasts are being invited to a Night Run event at the Longshaw Estate on Saturday 31st January. Night Run is a new, national series of night… Continue reading