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Great Arc Zumbathon to boost local charities

A team of fitness instructors at our Arc Leisure Matlock are organising a charity fund-raiser billed as "the ultimate da...Read more

Blooming marvellous double win for parks team!

Matlock in Bloom have presented a second Award for Excellence to the Derbyshire Dales District Council team that looks a...Read more

Derwent Valley by-election - Thursday 24 September

The result of the by-election for the Derwent Valley Division of Derbyshire County Council, held on 24 September 2015 is...Read more

Council backs public views to repair Matlock Bath loos

Councillors have backed public views in agreeing to repair a crumbling toilet block in mini resort Matlock Bath.  T...Read more

Every step counts again in Bakewell!

An innovative walking project launched earlier this year in Bakewell is taking another step forward.

Hot topics at our autumn forums

Local residents are to get a first opportunity to give their view on a report that claims nearly 6,500 new homes need to...Read more

Consultants forecast new homes target for Derbyshire Dales

Consultants acting for Derbyshire Dales District Council have concluded how many new homes need to be built by 2033.

Our 2015 Illuminations are underway!

Top prize winner Ian Page was ecstatic as the fabulous decorated boats once again stole the show at the opening night of...Read more

Plan ahead when visiting Illuminations

As our 2015 Matlock Bath Illuminations season bursts into life this Saturday (12 September), the message to visitors is ...Read more

Applications invited for historic Matlock grant

Worthy causes in the Matlock area are being invited to apply to Derbyshire Dales District Council for funds from the his...Read more

We're gearing up to welcome Tour of Britain

Communities throughout the Derbyshire Dales are gearing up for Britain's premier road cycling event this Friday, 11 Sept...Read more

£30,000 facelift for major player in our famous Illuminations

After a £30,000 facelift Matlock Bath's iconic Lovers' Walks are all set to play a part in one of the region's biggest ...Read more

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  • OCT5
    Bakewell stall market 5th October, 2015 7:30 am - 4:00 pm Bakewell has had a market since 1330. The town's Livestock and Stall Markets continue to attract tourists and visitors, as well as providing an essential service to the local community. Ample car and coach parking is available at the Agricultural...
  • OCT5
    Monsal Trail Cycling (Women only) 5th October, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am The beautiful Monsal Trail is the backdrop for the cycling initiative that focuses on women. Suitable for beginners, the initiative, organised by us with partners Monsal Trail Cycle Hire and Breeze. The regular Monday led rides on the Monsal Trai...
  • OCT6
    Wirksworth stall market 6th October, 2015 7:30 am - 4:00 pm The Market Place in Wirksworth is the venue for a busy local market. 2015 marks the 709 year anniversary of the market in the town. Markets have a character and atmosphere that makes them a unique shopping experience - our indoor and outdoor mark...