Walking Kinder Scout in Derbyshire

Walking Kinder Scout in Derbyshire

Walking Kinder Scout in Derbyshire The Kinder Scout Mass Trespass It is hard to imagine that up until relatively recently the right to roam was much more restricted in England than it is today. This significant change is attributable, in large part, to the 1932 Kinder...
Last minute break in the UK

Last minute break in the UK

Last minute break in the UK Looking for a last-minute break in Derbyshire? If you’re thinking of a few days away, Derbyshire is a great place to visit for a last-minute UK break. From stately homes, ancient traditions, spectacular scenery and some surprising history,...
Well Dressings in Derbyshire

Well Dressings in Derbyshire

Well Dressings in Derbyshire What is a well dressing? Throughout Derbyshire during the summer months many of the villages display well dressings. A well dressing is in collage form and made from placing different coloured and shaped petals onto a clay mixture to form...
British post boxes in Derbyshire

British post boxes in Derbyshire

British post boxes in Derbyshire Take a closer look at our letter boxes I recently posted some postcards for a guest at our local post box at Matlock Green and noticed the Victorian Royal Cypher and how unusual it was. That got me thinking about their history. Will...