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First food parcels delivered to clinically vulnerable people

The first free food boxes containing essential supplies have been delivered in England to those at highest risk from coronavirus. Government confirms first boxes...
Clap for our carers

Clap for our carers – thank our NHS heroes with nationwide applause

People in the UK are being encouraged to take part in a huge round of applause to show their appreciation for the incredible NHS...

Coronavirus Support for Businesses – What is Available?

The government has put together a £330 billion rescue package for businesses affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. The bailout package includes several financial measures to...
Drone Footage of The Peak District

Watch: Drone Footage of The Peak District

Incredible drone footage of the Peak District area has been captured, flying over well known and iconic locations across the area including Buxton, Winnats...

All Derbyshire libraries are closed until further notice

All 45 Derbyshire County Council-run libraries, the Buxton Museum and Art Gallery and the Derbyshire Record Office in Matlock are to temporarily close at...

10 Things you might not know about Daylight Saving Time and British Summer Time

The clocks go forward on 29th March 2020 at 1am, by 1 hour, so we all face getting up 1 hour earlier on the...

The hidden history of the Serpentine Walk in Buxton

The Serpentine Walk in Buxton is a secluded extension of the Pavilion Gardens. Crossing Burlington Road, the path follows the same River Wye and...

16 Pubs & Bars in Buxton (that we loved and miss) that no longer...

Buxton has seen the loss of many legendary pubs over recent years - but how many do YOU remember? Do you have fond memories of...
Weekly good news round-up

Weekly good news round-up and things to cheer us up

In a world that's changed so rapidly in recent weeks, we're all finding this new way of life strange, disconcerting and and scary. But...
Chatsworth to Close

Chatsworth to Close Garden with immediate effect

Chatsworth has taken the decision to close its garden to visitors (from 22nd March) until further notice in light of the most recent government...
Poole's Cavern

Buxton’s Two Million Year Old Tourist Attraction!

All this country is hollow. Could you strike it with some gigantic hammer it would boom like a drum, or possibly cave in altogether...

11 Best Dog Friendly Cafe’s, Bars & Pubs in Buxton

Updated: There's a few great new establishments to mention here for 2020... When you fancy a pint or a cuppa there's a wide variety of...
6 Best Breakfasts in Buxton

8 Best Breakfasts in Buxton

We go on the hunt for the best breakfasts in Buxton...who gets YOUR vote? Ben Jones goes and finds out.. Whether you’re prepping for a...

Best Dog Friendly Hotels and Accomodation in Buxton

Planning a trip to Buxton but don't want to leave your best friend behind? There's no need to leave him or her at home...
Pubs open fire Buxton

Best Cosy Pubs in Buxton

Enjoy a pint of Peak District craft brewed ale in front of an open fire, delve into a huge carvery or just enjoy meeting...

The Higher Buxton Ale Trail

Apparently, Buxton has 27 premises licensed to sell alcohol so attempting to visit them all in one session would be folly. We decided to...

IN PICTURES: Inside The Crescent, Buxton captured by urban exploration project – ‘Behind Closed...

IN 2015 it was announced that the contract for the main work at the Crescent development had finally been signed, a landmark moment for the...
Buxton Museum & Art Gallery

Buxton Museum’s Favourite Visitor

As well as providing a focal point for the heritage of The Peak District, Buxton Museum and Art Gallery is also a meeting place...

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Crich Tramway Village: Unique Peak District attraction to reopen

One of the Peak District's most popular attractions - Crich Tramway Village, home to the National Tramway Museum, will re-open to the public from...
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Government announces £1.5bn Arts sector rescue package

The government today unveiled a £1.5billion rescue package today to protect Britain's world-class cultural, arts and heritage institutions, to help with the impact of...
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National Clap to take place today to wish the NHS happy birthday

A national clap is to take place this weekend to wish the NHS happy birthday as it turns 72 years old on Sunday 5th...