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Chesterfield’s former magistrates’ court – another of the buildings I covet greatly and would purchase if I had the money.

Photography

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Mist and Sun thru Silver Birch, Derbyshire

If you read this mornings blog you will have noted I was indulging in a some wistful thinking for a change in our weather  …..day dreaming of better times to come. 24 more words

Everyday Life

Oliver, 8, appeals to PM to block fracking near new Derbyshire home

An eight year old boy has written to the Prime Minister asking her to prevent fracking near his new home in Derbyshire. 728 more words

Fracking

Meet T'owd Man ~ AKA The Old Man Of Wirksworth

He is said to be 800 years old, or thereabouts, this mythic little figure of a lead miner with his pick and kibble (basket). He is presently to be found embedded in the wall inside St. 625 more words

Tish Farrell Writer

A Quest for Mr Darcy - Chapter Thirty Five

The blurb for this story can be found here, along with all previous Chapters.

Chapter Thirty Five

Much as he had anticipated, Darcy passed a restless night, his sleep peppered with vague dreams and his waking moments filled with pointless speculation. 3,216 more words

Writing

Haddon Hall, Derbyshire

Haddon Hall is one of the finest remaining examples of a medieval manor house. It sits on the River Wye in Bakewell, Derbyshire. It is one of the seats of the Duke of Rutland and is currently occupied by his brother, Lord Edward Manners and his family. 364 more words

History

The Derbyshire ECO Centre

A couple of months back you may remember a blog about clothes swaps, the new big thing in making recycling fun! If you are living locally to Wirksworth you’ll be happy to know the local eco centre regularly hold clothes swap parties, The last one was in November and attracted lots of newcomers. 637 more words

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