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  • Friar Gate Ghost Walk at DerbySat 21 Mar 2015Friar Gate Ghost Walk begins from and ends at Derby Gaol, we set off on a tour featuring stories of ghosts, executions, hauntings, and murders.
    Leek Food and Drink FestivalSat 21 - Sun 22 Mar 2015Leek Food & Drink Festival will be held throughout the town centre of Leek; pubs, cafes, boutique shops, along the main shopping street, linking into the historic 800 year old market place at the heart of the town & indoor Victorian market.
    Techno Tyro's Over 50's Exhibition at Sharpe's Pottery MuseumMon 2 - Tue 31 Mar 2015Exhibition of original digital artwork by Techno Tyros Over 50's in the Coffee Shop.
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  • Leek Food and Drink FestivalSat 21 - Sun 22 Mar 2015Leek Food & Drink Festival will be held throughout the town centre of Leek; pubs, cafes, boutique shops, along the main shopping street, linking into the historic 800 year old market place at the heart of the town & indoor Victorian market.
    Techno Tyro's Over 50's Exhibition at Sharpe's Pottery MuseumMon 2 - Tue 31 Mar 2015Exhibition of original digital artwork by Techno Tyros Over 50's in the Coffee Shop.
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03 March 2015 to 03 March 2015

Friar Gate Ghost Walk at DerbyTue 3 Mar 2015Friar Gate Ghost Walk begins from and ends at Derby Gaol, we set off on a tour featuring stories of ghosts, executions, hauntings, and murders.

07 March 2015 to 07 March 2015

Friar Gate Ghost Walk at DerbySat 7 Mar 2015Friar Gate Ghost Walk begins from and ends at Derby Gaol, we set off on a tour featuring stories of ghosts, executions, hauntings, and murders.

09 March 2015 to 09 March 2015

Friar Gate Ghost Walk at DerbyMon 9 Mar 2015Friar Gate Ghost Walk begins from and ends at Derby Gaol, we set off on a tour featuring stories of ghosts, executions, hauntings, and murders.

10 March 2015 to 10 March 2015

City Centre Ghost Walk at DerbyTue 10 Mar 2015Starting from the The Bell Inn in Sadlergate, explore Derby's haunted and gory past on the City Centre Ghostwalk. Prepare for tales of the Black Death, brutal murders, and hauntings.

13 March 2015 to 13 March 2015

Sprited Supper with Richard Felix at Marriott Breadsall Priory HotelFri 13 Mar 2015New exclusive event to Breadsall Priory, come and join "Richard for dinner and learn about the ghosts of Breadsall. Limited spaces available

18 March 2015 to 18 March 2015

City Centre Ghost Walk at DerbyWed 18 Mar 2015Starting from the The Bell Inn in Sadlergate, explore Derby's haunted and gory past on the City Centre Ghostwalk. Prepare for tales of the Black Death, brutal murders, and hauntings.

18 March 2015 to 18 March 2015

Friar Gate Ghost Walk at DerbyWed 18 Mar 2015Friar Gate Ghost Walk begins from and ends at Derby Gaol, we set off on a tour featuring stories of ghosts, executions, hauntings, and murders.

21 March 2015 to 21 March 2015

Friar Gate Ghost Walk at DerbySat 21 Mar 2015Friar Gate Ghost Walk begins from and ends at Derby Gaol, we set off on a tour featuring stories of ghosts, executions, hauntings, and murders.

21 March 2015 to 22 March 2015

Leek Food and Drink FestivalSat 21 - Sun 22 Mar 2015Leek Food & Drink Festival will be held throughout the town centre of Leek; pubs, cafes, boutique shops, along the main shopping street, linking into the historic 800 year old market place at the heart of the town & indoor Victorian market.

26 March 2015 to 26 March 2015

City Centre Ghost Walk at DerbyThu 26 Mar 2015Starting from the The Bell Inn in Sadlergate, explore Derby's haunted and gory past on the City Centre Ghostwalk. Prepare for tales of the Black Death, brutal murders, and hauntings.

26 March 2015 to 26 March 2015

Friar Gate Ghost Walk at DerbyThu 26 Mar 2015Friar Gate Ghost Walk begins from and ends at Derby Gaol, we set off on a tour featuring stories of ghosts, executions, hauntings, and murders.

26 March 2015 to 26 March 2015

Swadlincote Farmers' & Producers' Market at Swadlincote MarketThu 26 Mar 2015You are invited to come along and see what is on offer from our local producers, see what is Grown, Raised, Made, Brewed, Pickled, Bottled, Baked or Caught within 35 miles of The National Forest. Free Entry & Free Parking in Swadlincote

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

Easter & Spring Activities with the RSPB at Peak Shopping VillageSat 28 Mar 2015Easter & Spring Activities with the RSPB Fun learning and activities from the nature experts

29 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

Belper Antique, Vintage & Collecters Fair at Belper Leisure CentreSun 29 Mar 2015We are pleased to announce the new indoor Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fairs at Belper Leisure Centre, where we will have up to 50 stalls.

30 March 2015 to 30 March 2015

Wanted, At Cromford, Children Of All Ages at Arkwright's Cromford MillsMon 30 Mar 2015The Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site Discovery Days. What was it like to live and work in Richard Arkwright's Cromford? Step back in time and learn about the jobs in the mills and the way of life of both children and adults.

02 March 2015 to 31 March 2015

Techno Tyro's Over 50's Exhibition at Sharpe's Pottery MuseumMon 2 - Tue 31 Mar 2015Exhibition of original digital artwork by Techno Tyros Over 50's in the Coffee Shop.

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  • The Mill Yard at Arkwright's Cromford Mill
  • Image of Strutts North Mill at Belper
  • Image of Heage Windmill
  • Darley Abbey Mills
  • The Bass Museum at The National Brewery Centre

Industrial Heritage Attractions

At the heart of Derbyshire history is the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, now part of a Unesco World Heritage Site, at Arkwright's Cromford Mill.  Discover this great monument of the industrial revolution - a  fascinating, unique marker in history to explore today.  Visit Royal Crown Derby or Denby Pottery to see another side of Derbyshire's industrial heritage or step back in time to visit the remains of the older Peak District history of lead mining at The Heights of Abraham or the Peak District Mining Museum.

Visit Heage working windmillBuilt in 1797 and restored in 2002, Heage Windmill is a Grade II listed building and is the only working, stone-towered, multi-sailed windmill in England.
The Mill Yard at Arkwright's Cromford MillPart of the UNESCO Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage site, Arkwright's Cromford Mill is the world's first successful water powered cotton spinning mill and acclaimed throughout the world.

More Industrial Heritage Attractions

Crich Tramway Village

Crich Tramway Village

Matlock

The National Tramway Museum, situated in the heart of the Derbyshire countryside is a world from a bygone age, where vintage trams transport visitors along cobbled streets, past enchanting buildings, and into breathtaking scenery.

Denby Visitor Centre

Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

Ripley (Derbyshire)

Daily pottery tours - paint a plate and make a frog. Attractive courtyard with award winning home, garden, cookery and gift shops, plus extensive Factory Shop. Free daily cookery demonstrations, museum, restaurant and outdoor play area.

National Brewery Centre Front

The National Brewery Centre

Burton Upon Trent

The National Brewery Centre celebrates Burton upon Trent's proud brewing heritage and its influence worldwide. Visitors are told the story of brewing by actors in period costume, multi-media interactive displays and hundreds of exhibits.

Derby Silk Mill

Derby

Come and help Re:Make the Museum. The Silk Mill is reinventing itself for the 21st century and, through reviving the principles of the Enlightenment, expanding traditional perspectives of what a museum is and can be.

Belper North Mill

Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site

Belper

In December 2001, the Derwent Valley Mills became inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This international designation confirms the outstanding importance of the area as the birthplace of the factory system. Location Cromford - Derby.

Heage Windmill

Heage Windmill

Ripley (Derbyshire)

Built in 1797 and restored in 2002, Heage Windmill is a Grade II listed building and is the only working, stone-towered, multi-sailed windmill in England. See www.heagewindmill.co.uk

Leawood Pump

Leawood Pump

Wirksworth

Built in 1849 to pump water from the River Derwent to Cromford Canal, Leawood Pump is capable of lifting approximately five tons of water each minute, up to a height of 30 feet.

Torrs Riverside Park

Torrs Riverside Park

New Mills

A superb place to walk, picnic and learn about natural and industrial heritage