Eight people trapped in lift at Derbyshire hotel

Buxton's Palace Hotel.
Buxton's Palace Hotel.

Eight people were trapped in a lift at a Derbyshire hotel at the weekend.

The group of adults spent almost half an hour stuck in the motionless lift at the Palace Hotel in Palace Road, Buxton, on Saturday night.

Firefighters from Buxton were alerted to the incident just after 6.35pm and managed to free the people by 7pm.