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Derbyshire Life magazine August 2017 - out in the shops or available to buy online now

PUBLISHED: 00:00 20 July 2017

Derbyshire Life magazine August 2017

Derbyshire Life magazine August 2017


A look inside the August issue of Derbyshire Life

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A Truly Neighbourly Neighbourhood - the village of Kirk Langley

Wildlife - the summer of the fox

A Formula for Success - local racing driver Martin Plowman

Following the Goyt from Whaley Bridge to Errwood

Do you know your Derbyshire? Local places and dialect

Monumental Musings - Quarndon’s spa resort past

Weeping Window - the Poppies Tour arrives at the Silk Mill

A Radio News Editor’s Diary Life at High Peak and Ashbourne Radio

Turning Nature’s Treasures into Elegant Jewellery - Designer Jane Orton

RHS Chatsworth Flower Show - the people and gardens at the first-ever event

Plants that Changed our Lives - a new series begins with wild cabbage

The Croaking Corvid - out and about with Roly Smith

Nature’s Year with the Derbyshire Wildlife Trust

From Denmark to Derbyshire with love - finding Hygge in the Peak District

Colourful Emotions - Artist Deb Allitt

Thank You for the Music - what’s in store at Derby’s Darley Park Concert

A Baronet’s Diary with Sir Richard FitzHerbert

Leisure & Lifestyle

Homes & Gardens

Property Pages

Elegant City Living - the renovation of 35-36 St Mary’s Gate, Derby

Let’s Entertain - dining room products for inside and outside

County Walk: Melbourne

Fashion: Bags and shoes

Health and Beauty: Spa treatments

In the Business of Keeping Fit
The Workhouse Gym in Castle Donington, plus a county fitness trail

Dining Out at - the New Bath Hotel and Spa, Matlock Bath

Around the Salerooms

Crossword No. 470

Legal Talk

Motoring review - Vauxhall Crossland X

County News and Events

High Sheriff’s Summer Reception

County News

Derbyshire WI Diary

Derbyshire Open Art Exhibition

NGS Open Gardens

Bamford Sheepdog Trials

Bakewell Baking Festival

Derby’s Bustler Market


Vivienne Westwood shoes exhibition, Derby

The Diary

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