Days Out

Thornbridge Hall & gardens

Thornbridge Hall & gardens

3 August 2021

On a bright summer’s day in July, on a rare morning with a few hours to spare we chose to visit Thornbridge Hall & gardens at Ashford in the Water (2 miles from Bakewell town centre), a place we drive past regularly on our way to collect some of our locally sourced breakfast produce. On…

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Spotlight on Crich Tramway Village

3 May 2021

When you visit Crich Tramway Village you can be transported back in time on their wonderful vintage trams or soak up the atmosphere that harks back to a different era with a visit to the shops and enjoy the tea rooms and pub – all on site. Home of the National Tramway Museum, it is…

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A guide to Tissington Village

13 April 2021

A guide to Tissington  Looking for inspiration for a perfect picture village visit? In this, a guide to Tissington we explore its beautiful cottages built around a noble old hall, fine church, and duck pond. Whichever way you enter Tissington you get a pleasant surprise as this village is as near to a rural idyll…

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