It’s Bakewell Show Week

 Bakewell celebrates its 180th annual Show this week. It makes a great day out for all the family and with advance family tickets at just £32, it’s really good value for money. What makes the show so popular is that it is far more than…

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Gliding

For 75 years the gliders of the Derbyshire and Lancashire Gliding Club have been present in the skies above the Peak District. Located at Camphill, above the village of Great Hucklow, flying takes place all year from the undulating grass hilltop which serves as its…

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Buxton Festival is nearly upon us….

  Buxton Festival 7th Jul 2010 – 25th Jul 2010     The eagerly awaited annual Buxton Festival is almost upon us and brings with it a host of famous names, an immense variety of music and of course the opportunity to see operas performed in the…

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It’s Litton Well Dressing and Wakes Week…

 This is the time of year when many Peak District villages celebrate their wakes week. Creating  intricate well dressings out of flower petals and seeds brings the whole village together and this week celebrations are taking place in Litton. Yesterday after the well dressings had been blessed it was…

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