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Our Commonwealth Games curtain raiser

The sun shone on more than 500 fun-seekers at a Carsington Water curtain-raiser to the Commonwealth Games on Sunday (20 ...Read more

Cash boost for civic year charities

The Derbyshire Dales' former civic chairman Councillor Peter Slack has left a lasting legacy of his year in office.

Back-in-time Jubilee Bridge reopens this week

Matlock Bath's Jubilee Bridge will re-open on Wednesday (23 July) exactly the way it looked when first opened in 1887 to...Read more

Confusion over Bakewell Pool

Confusion has arisen following a review of the way we manage our leisure operation, which has identified numerous workab...Read more

We're supporting LIGHTS OUT event

We are supporting LIGHTS OUT from 10pm to 11pm on 4 August when everyone in the UK is invited to turn off their lights, ...Read more

Does StarDisc get your vote?

A Wirksworth artwork described as a "21st century" stone circle" has reached the final of the 2014 National Lottery Awar...Read more

Huge crowds cheer the Queen

The sun shone as Matlock turned out in huge numbers to welcome Her Majesty the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh off the 1...Read more

Strike action - our services

Derbyshire Dales District Council is not anticipating a major impact on its services as a result of strike action today ...Read more

Royal route confirmed

Buckingham Palace have confirmed the route the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh will be taking tomorrow (Thursday 10 July) on...Read more

Discover our XPlorer navigational challenge!

We're all set to stage "navigational challenge" events throughout the district during the school summer holidays.

Staging our own 'Commonwealth Games'!

The Derbyshire Dales will play its part in raising the curtain on this year's Commonwealth Games with a themed event at ...Read more

The Queen to visit Matlock & Chatsworth

Her Majesty the Queen is set to make Thursday 10th July an historic day in the life of the Derbyshire Dales.

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  • JUL22
    Wirksworth stall market 22nd July, 2014 7:30 am - 4:00 pm The Market Place in Wirksworth is the venue for a busy local market. 2014 marks the 708 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...
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    Matlock stall market 22nd July, 2014 7:30 am - 4:00 pm Matlock's Market Hall is open on Tuesdays and Fridays, with some of the fresh produce 'cabin' stalls remaining open throughout the week, including Saturdays. Car parking is available in the town and there is a bus stop next to the Market Hall. Ma...
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    Back 2 Netball 22nd July, 2014 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Arc Netball welcome new members to come along and have a try at their Back 2 Netball session which takes place on Tuesday evenings 5 – 6pm at Arc Leisure Matlock. It doesn't matter if you haven't played for years or are a complete beginner, it'...