2017 Summer holidays!

Hot air ballooning

There are still 3 or 4 weeks of the summer holidays left for most of England and Wales and tons going on in Derbyshire and the Peak District. This weekend, 12th and 13th August, brings the Bakewell Baking Festival with famous names like Sophie Grigson, GBBOs John Whaite, Edd Kimber and Howard…

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Fab 5: Things to do “with” Teenagers

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If you’ve got teenagers coming with you to Hopton Hall holiday cottages you might want something with a bit of adventure for them to do … here’s our fab 5 for Things to do “with” Teenagers! In no particular order … Mount Cook Adventure Centre mountcook.org – 01629 823 702…

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We’ve added Sauced Here

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We love Derbyshire and the Peak District and all that it give us … including the fabulous produce. We’ve recently linked with Sauced Here a local company supplying local produce to the door, like a supermarket delivery but not 🙂 You can visit the Sauced Here website to book your…

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Exciting 2017 in Derbyshire

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2017 is already looking like being a spectacular year across Derbyshire and the Peak District with sporting events, festivals and fairs! Here are a few of our top picks! Check out holiday cottage Availability here! Shrovetide Football Match at Ashbourne – 28 Feb- 1 March Held in and around the nearby…

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