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Derbyshire Lady Scarf and Cap

Scarf completed, still needs a little trim, but Derbyshire Lady hat and Scarf set are now complete. I can make a child set like this in 100% Natura Cotton for 15 pounds, or just hat or scarf for 10 respectively. 172 more words


Beth's blog. The cosyness of children's illustration

I remember when I was a kid I spent a lot of time looking at my books. I had a lot of good stories to read, but when I think back it was the pictures that got me hooked. 474 more words


Finding a stone circle...

It had rained overnight… heavily too. The sky still looked ominous, but held the promise of a clearer day to come. I looked at the bag of boots in the car and shook my head… “No, it’ll be fine…” There was no excuse for leaving the sensible footwear in the car and setting off over the moors unsuitably clad. 736 more words


Shallow Grange Campsite

September 2015

At least one each week, I remember that I’ve still yet to write a single word on the camp site I stayed at back in September… 1,331 more words


Castleton, Peak District - 07/05/16

We had a rare sunny day in Manchester a few weeks ago. Will and I drove up to Castleton in Derbyshire as we heard it was a lovely little village from the postman at my work. 197 more words


Textures Of My Ancestral Landscape

These are some of the landscape textures that my maternal ancestors, the Fox family of Derbyshire’s High Peak would have known well – windswept moors and weathered scarps of millstone grit. 790 more words

Tish Farrell Writer

Birthday in Birch Vale UK

For my birthday, my wife and I have returned to my birth town of Birch Vale in the UK. Birch Vale is in the Peak District of Derbyshire, between New Mills and Hayfield. 69 more words