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Kinder Scout trespass campaigner gets a plaque

He went down in history as the man who led the mass trespass at Kinder Scout, where hundreds of ramblers claimed their right to roam in the Peak District countryside. But as a blue plaque was unveiled to honour Benny Rothman, … Continue reading

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Nominations Invited For Derbyshire’s Blue Plaques

It’s time to get your nominations in for the person or place in Derbyshire you think deserves recognition with a Derbyshire County Council Blue Plaque. The closing date for nominations for the third round of Blue Plaques is Tuesday, July … Continue reading

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Dad’s Army star Arthur Lowe honoured with blue plaque

A blue plaque dedicated to Dad’s Army star Arthur Lowe was unveiled at his Derbyshire birthplace by comedy co-star Ian Lavender. Lavender, who played Private Pike in the long-running sitcom, was in Hayfield to lead the tribute to the much-loved … Continue reading

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