Buoyant business leaders have taken to the stage to explain why they are inspired by the Peak District.
Thornbridge Hall was the venue for a full-house 'Inspired By The Peak District' networking event organised jointly by Derbyshire Dales District Council, Marketing Peak District and Business Peak District.
More than 40 local businesses attended, and those showcasing their work included Rapid Horizons outdoor adventure, Vintage Adventure classic car tours, Peak District Deli online food shop and pop up suppers, Peak District Design, Peak District Products and Honey Spirits gin distillery and meadery.
Local business owner Robin Eyre, Chair of Business Peak District, welcomed attendees.
Inspired by the Peak District is part of a £1.49 million support programme funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to boost business quality, profitability and performance over the next three years. Its main focus is on promotional, marketing and on-line activity and an annual events programme.
- More information on Business Peak District and Inspired by the Peak District is available online at www.businesspeakdistrict.com