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Potted Gardener: Hardy vegetables to give you a winter harvest

You may have picked your last tomato, but that’s not the end of the season for growing vegetables in pots.

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Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton’s new-look visitor centre has officially reopened following a £330,000 refurbishment by the Peak District National Park Authority.

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Nando's is giving away free chicken on A-Level results day

Nando's is giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

Restaurant chain Nando's is giving away free chicken to A-level students across the East Midlands this week.

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From left: Peak District National Park Authority chief executive Sarah Fowler, Countryfile's John Craven, Lord Lieutenant William Tucker and authority chair Lesley Roberts opened the revamped Castleton Visitor Centre.

Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton’s new-look visitor centre has officially reopened following a £330,000 refurbishment by the Peak District National Park Authority.

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Two Way Lamb at the White Bear, Stretton.

Dining Out: The White Bear, Stretton, near Alfreton

When your tummy is growling with hunger, there’s no better place to tame that inner beast than this delightful gastro pub.
If you’re looking to unwind after a stressful week at work or seeking the perfect place for a romantic meal, The White Bear ticks all the boxes.

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Spring Onion and Celery Loaded Potato Skins.

What’s for dinner?

Spring Onion and Celery Loaded Potato Skins

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Andrew Tristem, author of the Incidental Murderer. Picture Credit: �Richard Pereira Photography.

BOOK REVIEW: The Incidental Murderer by Andrew Tristem

Most people have flirted with the idea of breaking the rules to get what they want at some point in their lives.

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Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Here is Kevin Bryan, back with his latest set of record reviews.

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Generic fitness photo, couresy of Pixabay.

Post your workout on social media

Do you use social media while working up a sweat in the gym?

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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions...

QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions...

Did you hear the latest Y Not Festival gossip or what superstar Leonardo DiCaprio has been up to this week?

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Are you brave enough to take on the Big 6 Challenge at Alton Towers? Photo - Alton Towers.

Want to get into Alton Towers for free? You'll need a strong stomach....

Ever fancied a free day out at Alton Towers? Well here's how - but only if you're brave enough!
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Winding Wheel date for star performer Zerdin

Winding Wheel date for star performer Zerdin

America’s Got Talent 2015 winner, the British ventriloquist and comedian Paul Zerdin, is returning to the UK in the autumn with a 45-date tour of All Mouth.

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The Park Grand Kensington. Photo - buyagift.co.uk

REVIEW: Let buyagift help you make the most of your trip to London

When it comes to visiting London, there's just never enough time to see everything that our capital city has to offer.
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How many of these landmarks have you visited?

REVEALED: The 35 famous UK landmarks Brits haven't visited

Big Ben, Edinburgh Castle and Sherwood Forest are just some of the UK landmarks many Brits have never visited, a new survey has found.

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SLIDESHOW: A whistle-stop tour of Derbyshire landmarks from above

SLIDESHOW: A whistle-stop tour of Derbyshire landmarks from above

This stunning selection of bird’s eye pictures were captured by reader Joe Cowley.

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Plant pot ponds make simple and attractive water features in your garden

Guest column: Ponds in pots create simple water features

Just because you have a small garden or outside space doesn’t mean you can’t have a beautiful water feature to admire.

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FOOD REVIEW: The Cock Inn, Mugginton

FOOD REVIEW: The Cock Inn, Mugginton

A beautiful sunny evening was the perfect excuse for a drive into the Derbyshire countryside and a meal at a pub and restaurant which has had rave reviews elsewhere.

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New CBeebies Land Hotel is a surefire hit with young and old

Toddlers and nice hotels are not usually a winning combination.

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Families spend an average of 96 on each child to keep them happy while on holiday.

Derbyshire families splash cash on ice creams and seaside toys to keep kids happy on holiday

Derbyshire families spend an average of £96 per child to keep them happy on holiday, a new survey has found.

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Top tips for a tasty barbecue

Top tips for a tasty barbecue

A too sizzled sausage might be a staple of the British barbecue but it doesn’t need to be - according to online healthy food retailers Musclefood.com who have compiled an idiot-proof guide to cooking the perfect summer feast.

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