Alan Titchmarsh celebrates 50 years in gardening with exclusive event for Gardeners’ World fans at Haddon Hall

  On Friday, 29th August, legendary gardener Alan Titchmarsh is hosting an exclusive event with BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine at Haddon Hall in Derbyshire to celebrate his 50 years in gardening. The gardens at… Continue reading

Saddle Up For A Sizzling Summer Of Cycling

  School holidays are finally getting into top gear – so it’s the perfect time to take to two wheels and make the most of the Peak District & Derbyshire Summer of Cycling.… Continue reading

Secret Gardens of Tissington

VENUE: Tissington Village DATE: Sunday 3 August 2014 TIME: 12.00-4.00pm ENTRANCE: Adults £2.50; Children FREE NB Usual Cost is £5.00 per adult for just the Hall Gardens The annual Secret Gardens of Tissington Day… Continue reading

DERBYSHIRE PROJECT GOING FOR NATIONAL GLORY

StarDisc in Wirksworth needs local and regional support as it competes for votes and the chance to shine on BBC One in this year’s National Lottery Awards The Derbyshire attraction has been plucked from over 750 entries… Continue reading

Hoe Grange Holidays Shortlisted for Goldstar Awards 2014

Hoe Grange Holidays has been shortlisted for the annual Goldstar Awards by GTBS (Green Tourism Business Scheme), the WORLD’S leading sustainable tourism accreditation programme. Hoe Grange Holidays represents one of the highest scoring… Continue reading

National Trust Press Release- Calke Abbey Fabulous Flavours at the Fine Food Fair

Calling all rumbling tummies and thirsty throats! The ever popular Fine Food Fair is back at National Trust Calke Abbey on Sunday 27 July when the air will be full of tantalising smells and… Continue reading

Bolsover’s Summer of Love

English Heritage and Brunel University team up to offer visitors to Bolsover Castle a unique chance to recreate history What: Love’s Welcome at Bolsover When: Sat 26 Jul – Sun 27 Jul 2014,… Continue reading

Owl chicks, Scottish wildcats and fun at the Chestnut Centre this summer

What are Asian short-clawed otters saying when they squeak? How does an owl manage to turn its head almost 270 degrees? Why are there so many irritating insects and bugs? Children will be… Continue reading

Lichfield Festival | 4 – 13 July 2014

Visit Peak District Destination Photography Partner Michela Griffith has a number of her “Streamscapes” images being displayed as part of the Lichfield Festival Visual Arts’ Exhibition in Lichfield Cathedral from 4 – 13 July inclusive.  

Glossop ready to welcome the Tour de France

With the world’s biggest cycle race due in the High Peak this weekend, Glossopdale is gearing up to celebrate in style. Elite cyclists competing in the Tour de France will sweep into the… Continue reading