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Pinxton, United Kingdom: Comedy or dangerous reality?

British Transport Police (BTP) has released CCTV footage of an incident where a yellow three-wheeled Reliant Robin was driven “recklessly” at Pinxton CCTV equipped full-barrier level crossing in Derbyshire. 164 more words

Level Crossing

Attractions very close to Darwin Forest Country Park

Having driven around 360 miles to get to Darwin Forest the Horsham Photographer looked locally for attractions to visit. Here are some of them:

Darwin Forest

Bakewell in the Peak District.

Disappointing. Admittedly the weather was not great; it was cool and dry but the town did not really grab the attention of the Horsham Photographer in the way expected. 365 more words

Darwin Forest

Renishaw Hall, Derbyshire

By Matthew Dennison for the Daily Mail

On a long, rocky promontory, high above a hamlet on the southern border of Yorkshire’s West Riding and the northern border of Derbyshire, stands a crenellated house of many windows. 634 more words


Kedleston Hall, Derbyshire

By Toni Ford for Anglotopia

The partnership of the wealthy and esteemed 5th Baronet Sir Nathanial Curzon and innovative architect, Robert Adam, was always going to result in something spectacular. 1,035 more words


What's on in the Peak District & Derbyshire this weekend - 1st & 2nd August

The weekend is upon us once more and as we see in August the Peak District & Derbyshire has plenty in store!

This weekend sees a mix of events and activities taking place across, some just for the weekend, some taking us deep in to the summer holidays. 420 more words

Peak District

JC’s July Jaunt

Having marked Pete and Severine’s wedding in France in an earlier post, it is business as usual again for this month’s update.

Starting with a summer jaunt across country for a bit of birding… 668 more words