derbyshire

Hiking in Edale

Hiking on Kinder Scout; the highest hill in the Peak District, which we ascended from the picturesque village of Edale.

Bamford Edge, Derbyshire

I visited the English Peak District for the first time this autumn and was much impressed. After many years of visiting the dramatic Lake District, a little further north, I’d been worried that the landscape would be tame in comparison, with gentle hills instead of dramatic mountains. What I found was a different landscape for… (Read More)

Peveril Castle, Castleton

Peveril Castle is a ruin on the hillside above Cave Dale, at Castleton in the English Peak District. The castle is around a thousand years old and is one of the major attractions in the local area. In the background of the photograph is one of the highest peaks in the region: Mam Tor.

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Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

I’m not especially knowledgeable about aircraft but there’s something about plane flypasts which give me goosebumps.