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Future of Historic Buxton Crescent Secured

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has today awarded further funding towards a major project to conserve Buxton’s iconic Grade I listed Georgian Crescent – one of the first purpose built hotels in the country. 966 more words


Birthday week end in Buxton, Peak District

Last Friday, I arranged a surprise departure from London for Adam’s birthday. We went to Euston to take our train with a mandatory bottle of fizz and little nibbles form Marks & Spencer. 231 more words

Travels And Adventures

Buzzards and a Ball the path to happiness.

Tuesday, and I should have been in Derby, but a number of excuses from potential clients found me with a free day.  Well not free, because an inbox full of unanswered emails and plenty of meeting notes still to write, meant that I should have treated the cancellations as an opportunity to catch up.   302 more words


The excitement that comes with new beer

I was very happy at all the new beer at the bottle shop when I returned recently. So happy that I was even more indecisive than usual and just looked at it while talking to the people we know there. 202 more words


Harold Riley exhibition opens at Gallery 23

A new exhibition of Street Dogs by Salford artist Harold Riley is being held at Buxton’s Gallery 23.

And included in the collection of affectionate paintings are dogs he has observed being walked by their owners in the town’s Spring Gardens. 252 more words

Visual Art