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Bakewell Food Festival

25th/26th April 2015 Bakewell is hosting its fourth food festival, along with over 50stalls around the town, there will be cookery demonstration by Hartingtons Food of School in the Rutland Mill, Food samples and discounts around the town. Road shows, Childrens rides, James McKay and his owls, and the Regular Farmers Market on the Saturday.

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Bakewell Christmas Weekend 28 29 November 2015

Bakewell Christmas Weekend – A ‘Quintessential English Christmas Market’ , Market Street, Bakewell Saturday 28th November 09.00 – 18.00 and Sunday 29th November 09.00 – 17.00 70 Stalls including seasonal regional speciality foods Hog Roast and hot roast beef Filled Derbyshire Oatcakes Delicious deserts Christmas cake mince pies and much more Hartington Cheese from our […]

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NETBALL TEAM SCORE THE ULTIMATE WIN WITH TUNSTEAD

Lafarge Tarmac’s Tunstead site near Buxton were delighted to be able to help Ultimate Netball team, when the company was approached to sponsor their new kit. The team, which has had great success recently in the Buxton and District Netball League, are now proudly wearing their pink strip, complete with Lafarge Tarmac’s logo to the […]

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Bakewell Show 2013

The rain stopped, the sun shone, and Bakewell Show 2013 blossomed into an absolute joy.   More than 60,000 people – double the population of nearby Belper –  flocked to the renowned Bakewell Showground as families soaked up the warm sunshine, devoured the tempting culinary treats, and enjoyed all the rich variety of attractions designed to […]

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Thornbridge Hall Charity Garden Party

Thornbridge Hall opens for a family garden party supporting local charities.      THORNBRIDGE HALL’S 11th Annual Charity Garden Party takes place on Sunday (July 7) from 10am to 4pm and organisers are hoping thousands of pounds will be raised in aid of local charities.   This year’s party will be raising funds for Helen’s Trust, Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, Brainstrust […]

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MATLOCK MUSICAL THEATRE ARE COMING TO TOWN!

MATLOCK MUSICAL THEATRE Matlock Musical Theatre, formerly known as Matlock Operatic Society, has been in existence in various forms for over one hundred years. We are a company of amateur performers and singers producing quality musical shows and concerts in and around Derbyshire. For the last five years we have been performing our annual musical […]

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BAKEWELL TOY & TRAIN COLLECTORS FAIR

Sunday 8th July 10.30 – 3.00 Bakewell Agricultural Business Centre Agricultural Way, Bakewell, DE45 1AH Stalls offering for sale Model Trains, Diecast, Trucks, Tin Plate, Modern & Vintage Toys, Soldiers, Model Kits, Action Figures, War Gaming Figures, Action Man, Teddies, Dolls and other collectables. Set in one of the most beautiful parts of the country […]

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Bakewell Pudding or Bakewell Tart?

So, is it a pudding or a tart? That is the question! The answer is – both! But please don’t make the mistake of describing the mouth-watering almond paste and puff pastry delicacy a ‘tart’ when you are in Bakewell.   Here it is a pudding, made to a recipe which remains a closely-guarded secret […]

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Bakewell on BBC Railway Walks

For anyone who missed the great episode Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury you can now watch it on demand at the BBC’s website. The program is an insight to the past history of the Monsal Trail and the now closed down White Peak Railway

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