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A Fashionable Place to Live....

Mill Cottages, Melbourne.

Trendy looking cottages along this Derbyshire village street are much sort after residences and frankly the village is indeed an idyllic place in which to live. 136 more words


Access required

My mate, a photographer used to say to me “photographers like us we crave ‘access’. If we get access, we can do work and create images”. 183 more words

British Photography

Sweet Pea, Apple of my Eye

Surely there can’t be a more perfect flower for summer than the Sweet Pea, especially when it’s a beautiful shade of purple.

I have Sweet Peas in my garden, next to the front door so that the scent drifts into my kitchen. 309 more words


No ham or cheese or your cheese and ham pizza, madam?

An investigation by Derbyshire County Council Trading Standards service has discovered that a shocking 2 out of 3 pizzas they tested contained neither ham nor cheese as advertised. 52 more words

September 3, 1915

The Great War was entering its 14th month in September 1915, but much of everyday life continued in Ashbourne.

The editor of the Ashbourne Telegraph appeared to have adopted a ‘keep calm and carry on’ attitude to the selection of news items. 799 more words


Chatsworth was first built in the 16th century, but the home we are all so familiar with was when Chatsworth was re-built by William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire in 1696. 1,113 more words

Expat's Travel Guide

Vintage shopping in the Peaks

(Warning this is a photo heavy blog!!)

Last weekend my boyfriend and I packed our bags and went up North! (Well the midlands but it’s north of London!). 362 more words