Buxton Festival Literary Weekend 3 for 2 ticket offer

This Autumn, Buxton Festival presents its first ever Literary Weekend, building on the strengths of the Literary Series held every July as part of the summer Festival. The Literary Weekend features top authors,… Continue reading

Celebrate Christmas with The Peacock at Rowsley and Haddon Hall: exclusive concert and festive weekend experience

Enjoy a splendid run up to Christmas with The Peacock at Rowsley Hotel and Haddon Hall in Derbyshire’s Peak District. Over 12-14 December, The Peacock is offering guests a first – ever Christmas… Continue reading


Tourism continues to make a key contribution to the Peak District and Derbyshire economy – generating more than £1.8 billion in 2013. New research reveals that the area’s tourist economy has been on the… Continue reading

QUAD in Derby commemorates WW1 with talks, films and events in October & November

QUAD in Derby will be commemorating WW1 in October and November with film screenings and a guest talk. Award Winning Professor Adam Hochschild will be in QUAD to give a guest talk entitled… Continue reading

A Manners Family Christmas at Haddon Hall – December 6 to 17

To celebrate the first family Christmas at Haddon Hall since c.1700, Lord and Lady Edward Manners and their young family welcome guests to join them in festivities through December at their historic home,… Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE (September 2014) – Dickinson’s Real Deal is coming to Buxton

ITV1’s Antiques Show Presented by David Dickinson Comments from David Dickinson “It’s great to bring the show to Buxton!” “People of Buxton and Derbyshire come along and get the Real Deal” “I’m very… Continue reading

Seven Deadly Sins, Four Deadly Sinners at Autumn Literary Weekend

The successfyl anthology evening Seven Deadly Sins, Four Deadly Sinners is showing at Buxton Festival’s new Literary weekend. The wicked comedy starring Liza Goddard, Rula Lenska and Sara Crowe features heavenly drama, devilishly… Continue reading

New Autumn Buxton Festival Literary Weekend

Buxton Festival is delighted to announce their new Literary Weekend featuring renowned speakers will take place from Friday 31 till Sunday 2 November in the Pavilion Arts Centre. Events on Friday include a… Continue reading

Halloween at historic Haddon Hall: 31 October and 1 November

At one of the oldest and most historic houses in England, join us (if you dare!) at Haddon Hall this Halloween for two nights of mysterious tours and entertainment. Haddon Hall has welcomed… Continue reading

Apprenticeships launch engineering careers for Derbyshire youngsters

Two young Derbyshire people are taking their first steps towards a career in the manufacturing sector after being awarded places on Hope Construction Materials’ Apprenticeship Academy. Daniel Repton, who is 17 and from… Continue reading