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  • Best bed and breakfasts in Derbyshire and the Peak District

    8 of the best Bed and Breakfasts in Derbyshire and the Peak District

    What could be better than waking up inside a characterful farm cottage or luxurious Victorian townhouse, before tucking into a full English breakfast? It's all part of the experience at a bed and breakfast (B&B) in the Peak District and Derbyshire. Whether you are exploring countryside, towns or villages, you'll find plenty of homely touches and great facilities at these charming bed and breakfasts in the Peak District and Derbyshire…

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  • 10 of the most characterful cafes in Derbyshire and the Peak District

    10 of the most characterful cafes in Derbyshire and the Peak District

    Derbyshire and the Peak District is brimming with charming cafes offering a refuelling retreat for shoppers and sightseers, meeting spots to catch up with friends and idyllic locations to sit and watch the world go by. If you’re keen to seek out some of the area's cosiest cafes and best places to eat, here's your guide to some of the most characterful cafes in Derbyshire and the Peak District...

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  • Your guide to Ashbourne Royal Shrovetide Football

    Your guide to the famous Ashbourne Royal Shrovetide Football

    It’s been played for hundreds of years and captures the attention of world’s media, but do you know the facts behind Ashbourne Royal Shrovetide Football? Played in the Derbyshire town of Ashbourne every Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday, this exciting and dramatic game is thought to be one of the oldest forms of football in the world. Here's everything you need to know about the famous local sport...

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  • Most romantic places in Derbyshire and the Peak District

    The most romantic things to do in Derbyshire and the Peak District for Valentine’s Day

    From camping under the stars to sharing a bottle of locally-made wine, there are so many romantic things to do in Derbyshire and the Peak District, you'll be spoilt for choice. Escape with your loved one on a romantic break here and we think you’ll fall in love with our landscape and stunning views too! Whether it’s for Valentine’s Day, a special occasion or simply a romantic day out, here we’ve selected some of the most romantic places in Derbyshire and the Peak District.

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  • Hardwick Hall - one of the Derbyshire film locations linked with Mary Queen of Scots

    Derbyshire's links to Mary Queen of Scots - and the film locations you can visit!

    Mary, Queen of Scots was one of the most fascinating and controversial monarchs in history. 

    Following the release of the brand new blockbuster, Mary Queen of Scots, starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie - parts of which were filmed in the Peak District and Derbyshire - we explore Derbyshire’s links to the ill-fated Queen, and the 15 years she spent in captivity here...

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  • 14 top film locations in Derbyshire and the Peak District

    14 top film locations in Derbyshire and the Peak District

    With an abundance of stunning stately homes and breathtaking countryside, it's little wonder that Derbyshire and the Peak District is regularly used as a backdrop for blockbuster films and TV series. Here's a round-up of some of the most famous movies and programmes filmed in Derbyshire and the Peak District.

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