Tag Archives: Derbyshire

English Heritage’s Top 10 Spookiest Sites

English Heritage’s Top 10 Spookiest Sites

Staff survey reveals the charity’s top 10 spookiest sites across England Bolsover Castle in Derbyshire has topped the list of English Heritage’s ten spookiest sites, as voted by members of staff acros ...
The Peak of Derbyshire

The Peak of Derbyshire

I have never been to Derbyshire and was delighted to be invited by Sykes cottages to rent a property in the Peak District from which to explore this stunning county. Our cottage was located near Darle ...
Memories of a youth hosteller

Memories of a youth hosteller

The article in Mature Times in April – “Youth Hostels – you’re never too old” brought back many memories. I became a life member in 1989 having initially joined during the War. One memory ...