The Matlock Bath Illuminations

The Matlock Bath Illuminations

What are the Matlock Bath Illuminations?Each year, Matlock Bath stages the illuminated boat procession along the River Derwent. The first procession of candle lit boats took place in 1897, to mark the diamond jubilee of Queen Victoria. As a young princess, Victoria...
Favourite walks from Matlock

Favourite walks from Matlock

The Lumsdale Valley, a local walk from Matlock and a hidden treasure. As owners and managers of Glendon Bed and Breakfast, we have lots of favourite walks we go on with Jasper our dog and thought we would share some of them with you. Find out more about us...
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 these objects of British heritage...
Matlock Remembrance Day

Matlock Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day is on 11 November each year. It commemorates all those who have fallen in the two World Wars (1914-1918 and 1939-1945) and later conflicts. It was originally known as Armistice Day, but was renamed Remembrance Day after the Second World War....
Glendon logo with swan sitting on the letter G

Bed & Breakfast Matlock, Derbyshire

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