Family friendly Bonfire night full of fun near Bakewell

Bonfire is a popular event for a family day out as it usually involves local food & drink stalls, mulled wine, bonfire and fireworks. This year 5th November falls into Saturday but the dates for the event vary in between the places which gives you the flexibility to attend Bonfire night at your own convenient day. If you have not booked the tickets yet, have a look at our top picks for Bonfire night 2022 around Bakewell.

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Half term Halloween in Derbyshire 2022

Half term holidays in Derbyshire should start 22 October until 30 October, however there are schools having longer holidays up to 6 November. Double check the opening times of the venues, as some activities run just during the weekends, some on a specific day and some all the way during the holiday period.

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5 things you should do before re-opening business

This article will not be very scientific oriented. Those are just my thoughts about re-opening and what is important to keep in mind. And there is never enough of reminding!

I can imagine that majority of self-catering accommodation were closed and just few of them were operation on a limited bases (at special circumstances the accommodation could provide the service). Moreover, not everyone wanted operate on a limited bases as they would need to invest own time and human resources to get all premises ready which can become costly and time-consuming and not bringing enough of revenues.

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Joanna Lumley’s Home Sweet Home

Joanna’s new TV series Home sweet home on ITV started only yesterday, 2 February. In the opening episode she visited a famous village of Eyam where she learned about the interesting historical event that happened in 1665. Eyam was affected by plaque but the way the villagers had decided to stop spreading is something we can reflect on our way of living.
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Visit Derbyshire landmarks that are FREE

4 popular Derbyshire landmarks with a view & FREE

Derbyshire is a very popular district in the East Midlands of England. There are several small towns worthy to visit for their attractions, landmark spots or simply enjoying the beautiful sceneries. Considering the current situation with the government restrictions, more and more people are escaping to the countryside and exploring the areas near them. Here are my favourite walks (suitable for kids too) where you do not necessary need to visit a souvenir shop as the extraordinary views will be something that money can’t buy. If lucky enough you will miss crowds of people.
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Should I book summer holidays 2021 now?

Uncertain to travel, should I still book my holidays?

New Year 2021 is here and January is usually one of the busiest months for bookings. But people do not trust travel agents, In case of travel restrictions they will receive their money back, especially from the big domestic parties such as Sykes (when talking about holiday cottages and houses in the UK). Should we plan and book without a fear of losing our money?

Photo of Curbar Edge. Credit: James Pedlar, Derbyshire Landscape Photography.
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