The Olympic Torch Relay visits Derby

When I first heard about London getting the Olympics back in 2005, I wasn’t overly bothered. To be fair I’m still not bothered due to how difficult it was to get tickets for the events I wanted to see, and still haven’t got. But the city of Derby, woke to the fact that the Olympic […]

Elvaston Castle for Father n Son Night

Took Charlie to Elvaston Castle last night for a quick around with the football. Looks like Derbyshire County Council are spending some money in it as it looks so much better with new bridges, grass, hedges cut back!

Photos: Southampton to Derby, Via London!

Dropped the Mini off in Romsey, just outside of Southampton. Battersea Power Station from the Train A very quiet tube at Waterloo! Still quiet at Warren Street! Off at St Pancras! And past the champagne bar towards my train.

Derby Christmas Light Switch On!

Tonight is the Christmas Light Switch on at the Market Place in Derby, hosted by Dino and Pete with Gareth Gates as their Special Guest. The festive parade starts at Sitwell Street, at 4.15pm leading across to the Market Place for the switch on at 6pm. For more information on the Derby Christmas Light Switch […]

Firework Displays in the Derby Area

For information on Firework Displays in the Derby area, please see the links below: But you must go to the Harrington Arms, in Sawley! https://www.thisisderbyshire.co.uk/FIREWORK-DISPLAYS-AREA/story-13753414-detail/story.html

Derby Feste 2011

Some pictures of the Big Wheel outside the Guildhall in Derby. Think it’s up for Derby Feste 2011. Updated 14th October 2011: Added my Flickr Gallery of Derby Feste Pictures. [AFG_gallery id=’15’]