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A Tour of Scrivener's Books & Bookbinding

One of the reasons we started our Instagram account was to shout out amazing independent bookshops.  When we go on our travels, we always try to visit a bookseller and buy a couple of titles so we’ll be posting about those trips on here, but before we get started, I’d like to give you a tour of our fantastic local bookshop, … 353 more words


Horse men in the Goyt valley.

Horse men in the Goyt valley, near Buxton. Possibly estate forestry workers, or rural colliers?


Omnipollo/Buxton - Original Rocky Road Ice Cream 

Brewery: Omnipollo/Buxton from Stockholm, Sweden and Buxton, England

Style: Imperial Stout

ABV: 10%

Rate Beer: 98/100

Pour: Dark black pour with no head to speak of… 71 more words

Craft Beer

CODA Vinyl Cafe , Buxton

There are times when you find a new place that you feel right home in , a place to relax and enjoy the surroundings. For many it’s a favourite bar and for some it’s a coffee shop. 248 more words


Flash, Staffordshire.

The Village Stores at Flash, Staffordshire, with mention of the 1933 winter airdrop. Possibly late 1930s? Flash is at the northern extremity of Staffordshire, about four miles southwest of Buxton.

Black And White

9th Mar 1918. The Paper Famine - Share Your Advertiser with Others


It is a very unusual experience in the history of a local newspaper to have to stem the tide of an increasing circulation, and our readers may feel assured it goes very much against the grain of the proprietors of the Advertiser to announce that, owing to further drastic reductions in the weight of paper they are allowed by the Government to purchase, it is impossible to satisfy the increasing demand for copies of the paper. 2,119 more words

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