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Dovedale hosts weekend festival

Derbyshire is blessed with an assortment of exciting arts festivals each year, but few are as intimate and carefully curated as Dovedale’s which is staged every other year by its founders Ariane Bankes and Mark Chichester-Clark.  443 more words


Exploring the Peaks

Now that we’ve finally seen some great weather here in the UK, I felt that it was time to start exploring the place that I call home. 57 more words

Spring is on the horizon

This weekend was the one where everyone has some kind of panic about not having enough sleep as the clocks go forwards but y’know what, I’m probably the one person who loves this weekend because hello lighter evenings and spring. 1,079 more words


Dovedale to Milldale (and back!) 29th Dec 2017

So – today we set off intending to do a circular walk from Dovedale to Milldale and back ……. however, as we didn’t set off till later than planned, darkness began to settle in and when we got to Milldale we decided to go back the way we came.   128 more words



I’m not mad about posting pictures of myself or my family.

I’ll make an exception for this one because it somehow seems quite meaningful.

It captures the spirit and feeling of this time of year. 208 more words


Ilam Park and Dovedale Stepping Stones 

On a rare day off with my mum we decided to go for a short walk from Ilam Park to the stepping stones and back. … 42 more words


The Peak District Series: Tissington

Because the Peak District is so big, and because I’d like to see so much more of it in the future, I’m splitting these posts into chapters. 297 more words