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Robert Vernon (snr) of The Bluebell Arboretum and Nursery at Smisby writes about the Prunus x ‘Kanzan’ flourishing in Smisby churchyard and, no doubt, in many other sites around Derbyshire

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Spending a day in Bakewell

Friday, April 13, 2018

Ashley Franklin discovers a day just isn’t long enough when you’re planning to visit the Ancient Capital of the Peak

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Bakewell

Mike Smith visits an intriguing location on the White Peak plateau

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White Peak

Chatsworth reopened in March having completed a 10-year programme of restoration and conservation that sees it restored to its full glory, inside and out. Pat Ashworth reports on the opening exhibition that reveals how the work has taken place

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Chatsworth

10 top Peak District hill climbs

Friday, March 16, 2018

Experienced walker and author of several Peak District books, Peter Naldrett selects his ten favourite hill climbs

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Peak District

Mike Smith describes the hidden side of the village as well as the better-known settlement alongside the A623 in this picturesque area in the heart of the Peak District.

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Buxton Museum & Art Gallery’s new attraction and digital experience gathers together the museum’s collection of 1,200 Peak District artefacts, collected over 125 years, Mike Smith chooses his top seven

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Buxton

Ashley Franklin stays local and finds familiarity breeds affection...

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Peter Seddon explores the long-lost tradition of village ‘Lock-Ups’.

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16-year-old Shumile Chishty from Sheffield shares with us his favourite spot in the Peak District

Photographs by Haider Chishty

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A photographic tour of the White Peak

Monday, February 19, 2018

A visual journey through the landscapes of the White Peak with photographer Graham Dunn.

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With lighter nights and better weather, thoughts turn to gardening. Ashley Franklin looks at the local results of East Midlands in Bloom 2017

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Mike Smith visits the ‘historic gateway’ on the North-West border of the county

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Peter Seddon raises a timely glass to the family that founded the Bass & Co. Brewery

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Derby

Can you recognise some of the towns that played an important part in the Industrial Revolution?

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Join Arlene Phillips and Strictly Come Dancing favourites Aljaz and Janette on this exclusive 8-day river cruise along the Danube

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Mike Smith travels to the north-west of the county and finds enticing food and drink offerings and a masterpiece of Victorian railway engineering

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Glossop

There are few sights as magical as a carpet of springtime snowdrops, we pick a few of our favourites in and around the county

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A recent book has inspired Ashley Franklin to ask six local figures what they love about Long Eaton, Alfreton, Sandiacre, Ilkeston and Ripley

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Roly Smith meets the Cressbrook man who is co-author of a beautiful new photographic book on the Peak District

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