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More shabby than chic?

It seems this Palace is far from a fairy tale!

We stayed Friday night. It was a Groupon voucher. Bed, evening meal, bottle wine and breakfast for £89.00. 401 more words

New season of Sensational Salsa

Sensational Salsa is back for a brand new autumn season at The Old Clubhouse, Buxton, offering a six-week course aimed at beginners starting on Tuesday September 6 from 7.30pm. 264 more words


Old Dry Stone Wall

Photograph  taken April 2015, Buxton, Derbyshire. © Pete Hillman 2015. Camera used Nikon D3200, with Nikon 70-300mm telephoto zoom lens.


Breastmates Sling Walk

So we didn’t have a great start to the day yesterday…

But no use crying over spilt milk and all that, so we decided to get out in the sunshine and go on a sling walk to celebrate Breastmates’ 15th birthday. 470 more words

Life as a Buxton Festival intern

I returned to the beautiful town of Buxton after many years as a competitor at the Gilbert and Sullivan Festival, when I was a teenager. To be able to return to the town, to work at the ‘other’ festival has been a huge joy. 218 more words

Buxton Festival

The Opening Bit! #CampTramps2016

So, 2016, well what a year so far! and now it’s summer(sic), where to?

In a satirical nod to Brexit, we’ve gone all isolationist this year and are currently trundling around the Albion. 371 more words


Legless Latics crossed out at Bristol

“We had the ball in some good positions and kept the ball well up until half-time, but then in the second-half we didn’t come out, we didn’t pass the ball and we didn’t do anything that we’d mentioned at half-time, so I felt it was only a matter of time before the goal was coming because we couldn’t stem the flow of the game.” 1,719 more words