Autumn Colours in the Peak District

                                                                                                                                       Here’s a taste of the scenery here in the Peak District at the moment. Guests taking autumn breaks at Candlelight Cottage have been treated to some great walking weather and the autumn colours are superb. These pictures were taken in the gardens at Chatsworth…

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2010 Beyond Limits Sculpture Exhibition Chatsworth House

Here are some photos of the 5th annual sculpture exhibition Beyond Limits held in the gardens of Chatsworth House.  Once again, contemporary sculpture on sale at Sotherby’s has been brought to Chatsworth and placed beautifully in the relaxed setting of the historic gardens.   This…

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A Walk on Kinder Scout

  People who know me will tell you that whilst I enjoy a good walk in the Peak District, I definitely don’t do steep hills and my idea of a long walk is about 5 miles. So, when Simon suggested a hike on Kinder Scout,…

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Walking along the Manifold Way

The Staffordshire Moorlands forms part of the west and southern parts of the Peak District National Park and contains some of the most beautiful parts of the White Peak. Ilam, Dove Dale, the Manifold Valley and the Roaches are some of its best known locations.…

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