BBC’s The Village showcases some of our Peak District beautiful places

I’ve just been thinking about the impact upon me of last night’s 1st. episode of ‘The Village’ on BBC1 – our much heralded and anticipated Sunday night 6-part drama series filmed in our much loved Hayfield. I have been longing for the BBC to screen a Sunday night show stopper for ages – after…

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Peak District & Derbyshire Tourism Conference & Exhibition – Derbyshire Retail Help will be presenting!

We are delighted to have been asked to speak at the next annual conference in Buxton next week. We hope to see many retailers there. Retail revenue coming into the Peak District and Derbyshire is massive, with shopping, food and drink contributing 63%. So making sure our beautiful towns and…

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Costa . . . or not in Bakewell???

As reported in today’s Derby Telegraph/This is Derbyshire, one of Derbyshire’s longest running food rivalries has been put aside as shop owners and residents in Bakewell attempt to fight off an ‘invasion’ by Britain’s largest cafe chain, Costa. Zoe McBurnie, owner of The Bakewell Tart Shop and Coffee House and Jemma Beagrie,…

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