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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
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  • Spring Play Season - Stage Struck at Pomegranate TheatreSat 31 Jan 2015Why must the show go on? In his younger days, Robert Simon was a first-rate stage-manager in provincial rep.
    Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.
    Hodsock Snowdrops at Hodsock Priory GardensSat 31 Jan - Sun 1 Mar 2015Snowdrops at Hodsock. See the Hodsock estate covered in millions of tiny white flowers. The famous annual Snowdrop extravaganza is one not to be missed. Please note the house will be closed due to Snowdrop Weddings.
    Snowdrops at Hopton HallSat 31 Jan - Sun 1 Mar 2015Since 1996, Spencer has gradually cleared and restored the woodland and its walks. This has produced wonderful displays of Snowdrops and Aconites. The more we clear, so more of them appear.

29 January 2015 to 29 January 2015

Spring Play Season - Stage Struck at Pomegranate TheatreThu 29 Jan 2015Why must the show go on? In his younger days, Robert Simon was a first-rate stage-manager in provincial rep.

29 January 2015 to 29 January 2015

Swadlincote Farmers' & Producers' Market at Swadlincote MarketThu 29 Jan 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

30 January 2015 to 30 January 2015

Spring Play Season - Stage Struck at Pomegranate TheatreFri 30 Jan 2015Why must the show go on? In his younger days, Robert Simon was a first-rate stage-manager in provincial rep.

31 January 2015 to 31 January 2015

Spring Play Season - Stage Struck at Pomegranate TheatreSat 31 Jan 2015Why must the show go on? In his younger days, Robert Simon was a first-rate stage-manager in provincial rep.

06 December 2014 to 14 February 2015

Heads and Tales at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 6 Dec 2014 - Sat 14 Feb 2015Barbara Sykes has brought together a group of drawings, paintings and hand-made books. Her work is primarily concerned with the human condition and how it presents itself in different circumstances and situations.

31 January 2015 to 01 March 2015

Hodsock Snowdrops at Hodsock Priory GardensSat 31 Jan - Sun 1 Mar 2015Snowdrops at Hodsock. See the Hodsock estate covered in millions of tiny white flowers. The famous annual Snowdrop extravaganza is one not to be missed. Please note the house will be closed due to Snowdrop Weddings.

31 January 2015 to 01 March 2015

Snowdrops at Hopton HallSat 31 Jan - Sun 1 Mar 2015Since 1996, Spencer has gradually cleared and restored the woodland and its walks. This has produced wonderful displays of Snowdrops and Aconites. The more we clear, so more of them appear.

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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

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.

Have a go at dry stone walling

National Stone Centre

Matlock

Site of Special Scientific Interest set in 50 acres of disused quarries, with Fossil Walk & Millenium Wall. Building Britain Exhibition, Café and Rock & Fossil Gift Shop. Facilities for schools and groups. Traditional Stone Craft Courses

Torrs Riverside Park

Torrs Riverside Park

New Mills

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