Future of Historic Buxton Crescent Secured

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has today awarded further funding towards a major project to conserve Buxton’s iconic Grade I listed Georgian Crescent – one of the first purpose built hotels in the… Continue reading

A Christmas gift to really enjoy: vouchers for The Peacock at Rowsley

For food lovers and drink connoisseurs, to discover the stunning Peak District, to treat your loved one to a night in our chic, cosy hotel, or for someone who simply needs a break… Continue reading

Belper Crowned Best Market Town in Great British High Street Competition

We are delighted to be able inform you that Belper has been crowned as the Winner of the Market Town category of the Great British High Street and also the Winner of Winners in… Continue reading

Christmas at Buxton Opera House and Pavilion Arts Centre

Buxton Opera House is offering a host of glittering festive events to enjoy this winter. Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol and this year Buxton Opera House is offering… Continue reading

21st Lantern Parade to be brightest ever: Lantern workshops start, sleigh is dusted down and new ‘beer and brass’ theme is announced for Bolsover Christmas Festival and Lantern Parade

21st Bolsover Christmas Festival and Lantern Parade have begun, in what is set to be the biggest and brightest in the event’s history. Paraders of all ages have begun building lanterns in a… Continue reading

Smooth start for skate park works

Work has begun to deliver a long-awaited skatepark in Fairfield, Buxton. Fairfield Skatepark Group has worked closely with High Peak Borough Council on plans to deliver a new modern concrete skate facility for… Continue reading


News that the Government is planning to pump £10 million into promoting tourism in northern England has been given an enthusiastic welcome by Visit Peak District & Derbyshire. The area’s official tourist board… Continue reading


Women in adventure sports will take centre stage at the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival (March 20-22) with organisers encouraging more women filmmakers and athletes to submit films to this year’s festival as well… Continue reading

Bells to be Rungen, Carols to be Sungen and Lanterns to be Swungen as Old Glossop gears up for Christmas

Community groups in Old Glossop are planning a grand start to the Christmas Season with Victorian festivities taking place in the streets of this historic village. Local craftspeople and businesses will be selling… Continue reading

Settle in with The Peacock at Rowsley this November

Take some time out this November and enjoy the chic cosiness of our hotel set within the beautiful Peak District. Experience the splendid autumnal colours of the countryside, relax by our bar’s log… Continue reading