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Ladybower Jetty

If you want to capture still, flat waters on a lake or reservoir, then an early start is recommended.

Not very co-operative weather when I took this image, but the jetty made a nice subject.



Tourism continues to make a key contribution to the Peak District and Derbyshire economy – generating more than £1.8 billion in 2013.

New research reveals that the area’s tourist economy has been on the up since 2009, despite the general economic recession. 336 more words

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Vintage Finds | A treasure trove of vintage

Whilst in the Peak District, I also ventured into a local vintage shop and it was lovely! This little shop was called ‘Vintage Finds’. When I get my own home, I know this is somewhere I want to visit again just so I can buy everything. 200 more words


Chatsworth house & garden

Just outside the of city Sheffield, is Chatsworth House and garden. For £18 you can visit both house and garden (adult price). Maybe you have seen the film Pride&Prejudice, of which Chatsworth was one of the filming locations. 80 more words


Kinder Scout

You could vanish here, drown deeper than boots
in a peat hagg, meld in a moonscape
of crazy rocks, become the sand in the wind… 8 more words


Hope Valley Morning

In the right conditions, Mam Tor is a landscape photographers paradise. In the mornings, you are spoiled for choice. I have not done a sunset there yet – but it’s on the list. 34 more words


Spring of '14

Through the spring, along with the visits of Malcolm, Carolyn, Kent, Eryn, and Peter,  we managed to fit in a few local bits and pieces. It was a very busy season, with moving house and our Cornwall time. 453 more words