Derbyshire Life magazine July 2018 – out in the shops or available to buy online now

Derbyshire Life - July 2018

Derbyshire Life - July 2018 - Credit: Archant

A look inside the July 2018 issue of Derbyshire Life

County Life

Having a Field Day - Derbyshire’s talented new hockey players

Two Dales, One Village - The quiet hamlet, now a modern village near Matlock

South Derbyshire on the Silver Screen The debut feature film from local director Deborah Haywood u

Mining the Past - The 80th anniversary of the Markham Colliery disaster

A Baronet’s Diary with Sir Richard FitzHerbert

Most Read

The Wild Man of Buxton - Nature writer Mark Cocker at this year’s Buxton Festival

Summer Shopping in Ashbourne - Meet the traders who make visiting a delight

Winster Morris - Celebrating 40 continuous years of dancing

From Black to Green - Out and about with Roly Smith

A Passage from India - A little-known interlude in Derbyshire history

Local Charity with a World Vision - Wirksworth’s Aquabox charity

Coach House Chic - A renovation project on the Chatsworth Estate

The Art of Upcycling - Upcycled Creative at Cromford Mills

Plant Heritage - The stinging nettle

Wildlife Watch - What to look out for in July

Spirit & Soul - Kirk Langley’s equine therapy centre

Chatsworth International Horse Trials

The Pop-Up Food Revolution - Derbyshire’s latest dining sensation

Every Picture Tells a Story - Local photographer Simon Mackney

Calling the Tune - Opera singer Damian Thantrey, Artistic Director of Lichfield Festival

Singing in the Valley - The Derwent Singers celebrate 50 years

My Derbyshire Weekend with Kelly Barker

Leisure and Lifestyle

County Walk - Fernilee Reservoir

5 Waterside Walks - Perfect for summer

Homes & Gardens

Property - Dream homes on the local market

Bathing Beauties - Ways to update your bathroom

Homes’ Trend Alert

Garden advice from Toby Buckland


Tropical prints and sandals

Style News

Beauty News

Fitness News


Food and Drink

Dining Out at the Thorn Tree Inn, Woodlinkin

Recipes: Chef’s Specials from the Devonshire Arms at Beeley

Wine Notes


Dream Drives

Motoring review Aston Martin Vanquish S Volante