These are, according to DT readers, some of the most frequently mispronounced places in Derbyshire.These are, according to DT readers, some of the most frequently mispronounced places in Derbyshire.
These are, according to DT readers, some of the most frequently mispronounced places in Derbyshire.

The 24 most mispronounced places across Chesterfield, Derbyshire and the Peak District, according to Derbyshire Times readers – including Bolsover, Edensor, Holymoorside, Alfreton, Rowsley, Eyam and Ilkeston

These are the most mispronounced place names across Derbyshire and the Peak District – according to Derbyshire Times readers.

There are plenty of towns and villages across the county that, when it comes to pronunciation, Derbyshire residents will take for granted.

But many people, particularly visitors and newcomers to the area, can find themselves struggling with some of these place names – which are often not pronounced as they first appear.

These are the 24 places across Derbyshire that our readers said were most commonly mispronounced – is there anywhere you think should be added to the list?