Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton’s new-look visitor centre has officially reopened following a £330,000 refurbishment by the Peak District National Park Authority.

Take a trip to Wheelgate All-action theme park.

Wheelgate’s well worth another look

Wheelgate theme park may be a well-known day out for Mansfield families – but if you have not been for a while then it might be worth taking another look.

The Star has teamed up with Sheffield FC and 26RR Fitness for a fundraising football match and fun day for The Children Hospital Charity on Sunday, July 16.

Help The Star net £1,000 at charity football match for Sheffield Children's Hospital Charity

The Star is after your help to net £1,000 for Sheffield Children's Hospital Charity with our charity football match this weekend - including a half time crossbar challenge and prizes up for grabs.


READER OFFER: Save up to HALF PRICE on Flamingo Land family tickets

Yorkshire's Flamingo Land is a wild family fun day out and it just got better - we have an amazing reader offer to save you up to HALF PRICE on family tickets!

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The Monster Truck you'll be able to ride at the event

VIDEO: Massive monster trucks set to perform at Yorkshire Post Motor Show on Father's Day

A slew of massive monster trucks are set to perform at the Yorkshire Post Motor show next month.

An image of the masterplan for the Gulliver's Valley resort at the former Pithouse West colliery site.

New multi-million pound Gullivers theme park set to create over 250 jobs

Up to 255 jobs will be created after the go-ahead was finally given to a multi-million pound theme park resort in the Rother Valley.

East Midlanders are steps ahead when it comes to walking

East Midlanders are steps ahead when it comes to walking

It’s official, East Midlanders walk more than people in any other region.

Jason making fire during a course.

Survival expert brings ‘bushcraft’ to the Peak District

A survival skills expert who has worked with some of the biggest names in the industry has just set up shop in Bakewell.


Half term and Hallowe’en fun at Warwick Castle

Prepare to be scared this half-term at The Haunted Castle, returning to Warwick Castle from the 22-31 October, with six all-new thrills and spine chills.

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Connor, Aimee and Thomas Draper show off the clay animals they created during at the event.

PICTURES: Fun for family along Chesterfield Canal banks

There was fun for all the family along the banks of Chesterfield Canal.

SAVE OUR SAUNA! -- that's the message from 93-year-old D- Day landings veteran Bill Rogers.

D-Day veteran leads fury over closure of sauna at Dronfield Sports Centre

Protesters, including a 93-year-old D-Day veteran, are getting all steamed up about plans to axe a sauna as part of a facelift for Dronfield Sports Centre.

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SET FAIR FOR CHATSWORTH -- 'Great British Bake Off' stars Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry. (PHOTO BY: Mark Bourdillon/BBC/PA Wire)

‘Great British Bake Off’ stars Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood on Chatsworth Country Fair menu

Fresh from launching their new TV series, ‘Great British Bake Off’ judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood are two of the star attractions at Chatsworth Country Fair next week.

ON THEIR BIKES -- a cycling event at a previous Chatsworth Road Festival.

Roll up for the annual Chatsworth Road Festival of fun

Attractions to suit all tastes and all ages is promised at Chesterfield’s annual Chatsworth Road Festival, which is fast approaching.

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The daftest passwords of 2015 revealed

According to Splash Data, these were the 25 most popular passwords in 2015 - and it looks like people were really unimaginative at picking their important security codes...


VIDEO and 360 PHOTOS: Vulcan bomber is star of charity masked ball

Yorkshire's iconic Vulcan bomber proved as big a hit on the ground as it did in the air - as the backdrop for a charity ball.

Dan Smith head chef at the Peacock Hotel plates up the starter on his special foraging menu, poached pheasant egg with wild garlic, asparagus, morels and hazelnut

Get a taste for the countryside with foraging days

A Peak District restaurant and hotel better known for fine dining and fly-fishing is offering customers the chance to get to know the surrounding countryside better - by tasting it.

Chestefield office worker turned explorer, Corey Lavender.

Chesterfield office worker turns explorer for long-distance challenge

A Chesterfield office worker is ditching the daily grind and heading off on a five hundred mile trek across Northern Spain.

Chesterfield Canal scene up from Tapton Lock

Nine things to do in Derbyshire this Easter for under a tenner

The Easter family day out is an essential part of the long bank holiday weekend.

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YOUR PHOTOS: The best views in Derbyshire

This morning, we asked you to send us photographs of your favourite Derbyshire view and you responded by the dozen via email and on our Facebook sites.

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