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Eyam Carnival, the Land Girls

Eyam Carnival as colourful as ever

Minions mixed with Mexicans, while Snow White’s seven dwarves met the animals of Noah’s Ark in Eyam on Saturday as hundreds of villagers donned fancy dress for the annual carnival.


Appeal after bag containing toilet roll is stolen from Bakewell church

Police are appealing for information after two separate thefts in a Bakewell church.

Sir Matthew Pinsent CBE opens the newly refurbished Multi-User Games Area at Baslow Sports Field.

Derbyshire: Olympian opens new sports area

A four–time Olympic gold medallist rower formally opened the newly refurbished games area’

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Matlock garage owner recovering after being crushed by car

A garage owner who was crushed when a car he was working on fell on top of him is recovering having undergone surgery yesterday (Monday, September 1).

High-flying launch for annual event

The fabulous family-friendly Festé returns for another year to Derby on September 26-27.

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Derbyshire Dales roadworks

Church Street and Starkholmes Road in Matlock will be closed from the junction of Church Street and the A615 Matlock Green to a point 20 metres south of the junction of The Shortlands and Starkholmes Road until September 21 while gas mains work continues.

Sport rss

Kid Galahad will be back in action at Ponds Forge Arena on September 20

WIN: Kid Galahad Sheffield fight tickets

Sheffield becomes the world focus of more big time boxing when the city’s Commonwealth and European champion Kid Galahad steps back in the ring and we have tickets to be won.

Buxton & District Bowling Association League Competitions Secretary Callum Briddon presenting the Jack Hitchings Cup to John and Danny Golpin. Photo contributed.

Doubles joy for Whaley Bridge pair in charity competition

Whaley Bridge’s John and Danny Golpin have lifted the Jack Hitchings Cup.

The winning Chapel Park team, left to right: K Middleton, M Bradwell, T Norton, J Archibald, S Barber, N Thorpe, G Clapham, W Owen. Photo contributed.

Chapel storm to victory in team contest

Buxton & District Bowling Association recently held the Chell Shield team competition, with teams from the local and surrounding area within the association taking part.

New Mills batsman Jonathan Duckworth in action.

Hayfield win top-of-the-table clash to remain in title hunt Picture gallery

Hayfield closed the gap to leaders Hawk Green in Division One of the PS Derbyshire & Cheshire Cricket League with victory in their top-of-the-table clash on Saturday.

Luke Guess with the prestigious White Cup. Photo contributed.

Guess who is cup’s youngest-ever winner?

Buxton & District Bowling Association has crowned the youngest-ever winner of its annual individual handicap competition.

Bakewell cyclist Annie Last.

Annie chosen to lead young Team GB at UCI world championships

Bakewell’s Annie Last has been picked to represent Great Britain at the forthcoming UCI Mountain Bike World Championships.

Lifestyle rss

Brian Conley as PT Barnum

Brian stars in the life of PT Barnum

The national tour of a smash hit production of the musical Barnum can be seen at the Theatre Royal in Nottingham early next year.

Neil Hartshorne singing Devonshire Carol in the trenches

WWI concerts raise £3,100 for charity

Belper-based choir BelCanto has raised £3,100 for Help For Heroes through recent performances of its show Only Remembered.

Derby Theatre's new season has been announced

treats galore at theatre

It’s here! Derby Theatre’s autumn season is upon us, featuring a huge array of treats for theatregoers.

RAF band’s salute to Red Arrows

The Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham will again play host to The RAF In Concert on Friday, November 28, from 7.30pm.


Local legends on top form

Some bands are like fine wine, they get better with age.

Louise Jordans album launch is coming to Buxton.

Buxton gallery to host album launch tour gig

Acoustic singer, composer and musician Louise Jordan launches her new album ‘Veritas’ with a performance at the new home of Buxton’s The Green Man Gallery in October.

Community rss

The releasing of the peace doves at Gamesley's Meet the Neighbours Day. Photo by Damien Greenhalgh.

Gamesley meets its neighbours

Gamesley’s annual Meet the Neighbours event took on a World War I theme on Thursday culminating in the release of a dole of white doves.

Buxton's Hardwick Hall, the new home of the Green Man Gallery.

Neglected Buxton hall to reopen for public use

A derelict Buxton ballroom has been bought by a developer and will reopen for community use next month.

Bakewell's Rick Naylor and his sister Gill Ward at Land's End. Photo contributed.

£32k raised in four trips

A Bakewell man and his sister have raised a total of £32,000 for charity by taking four trips from John O’Groats to Land’s End in a classic car.

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Week of carnival events in Eyam

Three well dressings will be erected in Eyam tomorrow (Friday) to mark the start of carnival week.

Go Ape staff at Buxton take part in the banana relay for Teenage Cancer Trust. Photo contributed.

Buxton park staff monkey around for charity

Staff at Go Ape Buxton are going bananas to support the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Buxton show. sheep show.

Agricultural antics at first Buxton Show

From sheep racing to dogs herding ducks, there was plenty of farmyard frolics at the first annual Buxton Show last weekend.

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