Brave Fairfield woman to undergo double mastectomy due to cancer link

A brave woman has had her ovaries removed and is on a waiting list to have a double mastectomy because she carries a gene linked to breast cancer.

Pam Smart will be opening her studio as part of the Derbsyhire Open Arts festival

Buxton takes part in Derbyshire Open Arts

The Derbyshire Open Arts is returning next weekend where studios will be opened up to bring art to the masses.

The phone box of rememberance in Hayfield

Hayfield pays tribute to fallen WW1 heroes

A poignant and moving tribute to the men who lost their lives in the First World War has gone up in a classic phone box in Hayfield.

A Harry Potter themed event is heading to the Devonshire Dome in Buxton in June

Harry Potter themed convention returns to Buxton

Wizards, witches and muggles are all being summoned to a Harry Potter convention in Buxton next month.


PICTURES: Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials were a hit once again

There was unbridled enthusiasm for the mane event at Chatsworth as the Dodson and Horrell International Horse Trials returned.


PICTURES: Crowds enjoyed annual Hayfield May Queen celebrations

The crowds ‘rolled up’ for Hayfield May Queen celebrations which saw the whole village get behind the circus theme for the day.


PICTURES: Fun for fans and families at Buxton’s Unicon

Heroes came to life for a Unicon which was out of this world.

There were two session of the Gin Society held in the Devonshire Dome

PICTURES: Gin lovers unite in Devonshire Dome

There were smiles all round as gin connoisseurs raised a glass to celebrate the return of the Gin Society to Buxton’s Devonshire Dome.

Buxton police station could lose it's 13 cells

Buxton police station could lose its 13 custody cells

Buxton’s custody suite could be closed down - meaning anyone arrested would be held in cells in Chesterfield or Greater Manchester.

The Hayfield May Queen day will have a circus

Hayfield May Queen is back this weekend

Roll up, roll up... for Saturday’s circus-themed Hayfield May Festival Queen celebrations.

Town Team member Tina Heathcote posts her travel survey at Higher Buxton Post office with fellow member Janet Miller

Have your say on Buxton’s travel problems

The travel questionnaire which could revolutionise traffic problems in Buxton closes today (Friday).

Mollie Tinkler from Chapel-en-le-Frith is appearing on a new reality TV show, Baby Ballroom

TV debut for young Chapel-en-le-Frith dancer

In a world of sequins and stilettoes a young High Peak dancer is hoping to shine on a new reality television show.

Sandra Allen, left, with her neighbours, Brenda Poulson and Ann McQuinn who are fed up with the derelict site and flytipping problem near their Wharf Court homes .

PICTURES: Residents call for High Peak eyesore to be cleaned

Whaley Bridge residents are demanding action to clear a ‘terrible eyesore’ near their homes.

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Chinley gets £100k to revamp playground and community centre

More than £100,000 has been awarded to help refurbish the community centre and provide outdoor recreational space in Chinley.

Buxton Opera House is looking for a full young chorus for this year's pantomime and open audition are being held next month

Buxton Opera House holding open auditions for pantomime cast

Buxton Opera House will be holding open auditions for children to be part of the Christmas pantomime chorus this year.

Councillor Linda Grooby is the new mayor of the High Peak for 2018/2019, pictured with her son and grandson.

Councillor Linda Grooby is High Peak’s new mayor

A new mayor has been selected to wear the ceremonial chains and represent the High Peak for the next year.


PICTURES: Buxton Spring Fair 2018

The sun shone on Buxton’s Spring Fair as thousands of people ‘flooded’ into the town to enjoy a day of fun and entertainment.

Liv Hoshy is the face of Blythe House Hospice's Sunflower Memories Appeal

Blythe House Hospice’s Sunflower Memories Appeal is back

Throughout May, Blythe House Hospice will once again be running its Sunflower Memories Appeal.

Fairfield Road in Buxton

GATEWAY TO SUCCESS: Cash set aside to spruce up entrance to Buxton

High Peak Borough Council has set aside £64,000 to improve the gateways into the borough’s two main towns.

Buxton Spring Fair.'Leo Chase, 5, left, and Callum McLennan, 4, hitch a ride on two willing donkeys.

Everything you need to know about Buxton Spring Fair 2018

The much-loved Buxton Spring Fair is aiming to make a triumphant return on Bank Holiday Monday May 7 - with organisers predicting it will be better than ever.

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