Category Archives: National Trust

Ramblers urged to step out National Trust walks

THIS AUTUMN, in partnership with PruHealth, the National Trust is launching the Great British Walk – a celebration of the beautiful British countryside Read more: http://www.derbyshiretimes.co.uk/news/local/ramblers-urged-to-step-out-national-trust-walks-1-4898467 Chris Sabian is a portrait artist with http://www.kutefineart.com and owner of http://www.paragonprints.co.uk Advertisements

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Meynell and Staffordshire hunt in National Trust ban

The National Trust has banned the Meynell and South Staffordshire Hunt from its land in Derbyshire following a fox-hunting court trial. Hunt master John Greenall, 52, from Wootton, Derbyshire and Glenn Morris, 44, of Tutbury, Staffordshire were found guilty of … Continue reading

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Dovedale stepping stones reset after flooding

Work to repair a set of famous stepping stones in the Peak District has been completed after flood water dislodged two of them last month. The two Dovedale stones moved after heavy rainfall caused the River Dove to swell over the … Continue reading

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National Trust Stage and Screen Summer Shows

Experience the ultimate stage and screen shows in the glorious setting of a National Trust garden from 6 July until 1 September 2012. Outdoor Theatre: A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Kedleston Hall Fri 6 Jul, 7.30pm – 10pm Shakespeare’s best-loved … Continue reading

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National Trust To Stage Jubilee Celebrations Across Derbyshire

National Trust places across Derbyshire are baking cakes, stringing up bunting and getting ready to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. From picnics to parties, beacons to tea dances, there will be something for everyone at their favourite National Trust place … Continue reading

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Plants stolen from Dovedale can kill

Hundreds of plants stolen from a National Trust reserve in Derbyshire are potentially lethal if taken as a medicine, police have warned. The plants, Arum maculatum, were stolen from the reserve at Dovedale and police believe people may use them as … Continue reading

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Missing Hope Cross capstone found

A missing Grade II listed piece of stone which forms the top of a Peak District monument has been recovered after it went missing in December. The capstone from the 270-year-old Hope Cross, which marks the boundary of the villages … Continue reading

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National Trust Christmas

There are more than 20 Christmas events and activities across the National Trust’s Derbyshire properties from food and craft fairs to family activities.  Here’s a small selection: On 10 and 11 December from 11.00am to 4.30pm The Courtyard and Tea … Continue reading

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Christmas with the National Trust

There are over 20 Christmas events and activities across the National Trust’s Derbyshire properties from food and craft fairs to family activities. Here’s a small selection: On 10 and 11 December from 11.00am to 4.30pm The courtyard and Tea Rooms … Continue reading

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New Christmas Market at Ilam

Christmas at Ilam will be full of festive magic and visitors from near and far are invited to experience the winter wonderland of Ilam Park in the Peak District, on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 December, from 11am – 4.30pm. On … Continue reading

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