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Walking Downstream to Derby

This walk could not be easier to follow and as a result rather than give a blow by blow description of the route, what follows is more of a potted history of Derby and its surrounding villages. The route is simply to follow the right bank of the Derwent downstream from Darley Abbey Park as […]

Walk the Great Norther

This short walk skirts the western boundary of Derby enjoying some of the fine surrounding countryside, returning by way of the Bonnie Prince Charlie Walk. The Great Northern Railway was once a cross country line from Grantham to Stafford by way of Nottingham, effectively linking both east and west coast mainlines. It passed through Derby […]