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Bakewell Food Festival

Visitors to Bakewell will be able to sample a wealth of local produce this weekend as the town hosts its third annual food festival.

The Walk of Witness on Good Friday in Buxton. Photo contributed.

Buxton churches hold Walk of Witness

Churches Together in Buxton marked Good Friday with the annual Walk of Witness, which processes through the town centre from St John’s Church, on St John’s Road, from 11.20am.

Bugsworth Basin, in Buxworth. Photo contributed.

Buxworth basin reopens after restoration

One of the country’s most important waterway treasures reopened in Buxworth last Wednesday following historic repairs.

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Three injured in Chapel-en-le-Frith crash

Three people were injured in a road accident in Chapel-en-le-Frith on Easter Monday after a four-by-four left a bridleway and overturned.

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Work starts to restore an historic bridge

Work has started to restore a Matlock Bath landmark to its former glory.

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Councillors’ surgery in Glossop

Glossopdale Labour Councillors will be holding a shoppers’ surgery on Saturday from 10am until 11.30am in Glossop Market Arcade.

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Matlock Town v Buxton.

Matlock 1-1 Buxton - match report

Ten-man Buxton were denied victory away at local rivals Matlock Town on Easter Monday, after a late equaliser from the hosts.

Chapel fighter Jack Massey in training.

Boxing: No nerves for Massey ahead of debut TV bout

Unbeaten Chapel cruiserweight Jack Massey is in confident mood ahead of his TV debut this weekend.

Dinting CC celebrate another first division championship

Dinting in hot pursuit of title no. 4

Dinting CC are targeting a fourth consecutive Derbyshire and Cheshire Division One title, as the new campaign gets underway this weekend.

Derek Niven was taken off against Whitby. Pic: Andrew Roe.

Whitby Town 1-0 Buxton - match report

A depleted Buxton side went down to an early goal at Whitby on Wednesday night.

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Young Bucks set for semi-final clash

Buxton FC’s under-19s will be aiming to reach the final of this years North Midlands’ League Cup, when they host Sheffield FC at the Silverlands tonight (Thursday).

Buxton first XV v Capenhurst

Rugby Union: Bucks end on a high in season finale

Buxton ended their league campaign with a 43-10 victory over Capenhurst, to secure a fifth-placed finish in South Lancashire/Cheshire Division Three.

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Check out a slice of history in Wirksworth

A little bit of history will be made at Wirksworth Town Hall on Saturday, April 26.

More bands join Indietracks line-up

Canadian indiepop favourites The Hidden Cameras and Welsh fuzz-pop band Joanna Gruesome have been added to the line-up for Indietracks 2014, which is to take place at the Midland Railway, Butterley, near Ripley.

More comedy capers at Cross Keys

The monthly Comedy @ The Cross Keys shows continue at the Belper venue this week with the latest event taking place tomorrow (Thursday, April 24).

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Romance and laughs in new play

Robert Farquhar’s funny and heart-warming comedy Kissing Sid James can be seen at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Wednesday, April 30, from 7.30pm.

Things We Do For Love

Ayckbourn classic at Theatre Royal

Actress and singer Natalie Imbruglia puts in an appearance at the Theatre Royal in Nottingham when she stars in a touring production Alan Ayckbourn’s hit play Things We Do For Love.

The A-Team's Dirk Benedict - pictured left - is coming to Sheffield Film and Comic Con.

Sheffield Film and Comic Con stars coming to Arena

Doctor Who and The A-Team stars are among big name actors coming to Sheffield for a film and comic convention.


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Warning to High Peak residents over phone scam

Police are warning High Peak residents to be on their guard after a Bamford resident received a suspicious phone call.

Police have released CCTV images of two women they want to trace after a large quantity of cash was stolen from an elderly woman in Buxton.

CCTV released after cash stolen from OAP

Police have released CCTV images of two women they want to speak to in connection with the theft of a large quantity of cash from a Buxton pensioner.

Setting off on the University of Derby's annual fund raising walk

Magnificent day for a walk in Buxton

Hikers donned their boots and took part in the University of Derby’s annual Magificent Walk from Buxton on Saturday, to raise funds for Friends of the Peak District.

Former soldier Mark Dawson, of Glossop, who will be doing a charity sky dive next month for those suffering from post traumatic stress. Photo contributed.

Glossop vet’s skydive for ex-soldiers

A Glossop man will be jumping out of a plane next month to raise money for a veterans’ charity.

Buxton Town Team's big spring clean, John and Tina Heathcote cleaning a signpost in The Crescent

Buxton gets a spring cleaning

More than 200 people helped with The Big Buxton Spring Clean organised by Buxton Town Team last Wednesday and Saturday.

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Good Friday service and walk in Buxton

The Good Friday service at Buxton Methodist Church, on Chapel Street, will be held at 8pm.

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