The Queen chats to patients at Chesterfield Royal Hospital where she performed the opening ceremony on March 15, 1985.

Queen and Prime Minister delight crowds on visits to Derbyshire

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Were you at Bakewell Show when Prime Minister Sir Harold Macmillan visited in the 60s? Find out who else has caught our eye in our Retro gallery

Prime Minister Sir Harold Macmillan waves to the crowds at Bakewell Show in 1960 when he was accompanied by the Duke and Duchess of Rutland and the Duchess of Devonshire.
Prime Minister Sir Harold Macmillan waves to the crowds at Bakewell Show in 1960 when he was accompanied by the Duke and Duchess of Rutland and the Duchess of Devonshire.
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1st Bakewell Brownies and Guides celebrate Thinking Day in 1957.
1st Bakewell Brownies and Guides celebrate Thinking Day in 1957.
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Harry Lane led an archaeological dig at Markham Grips, near Clowne, in August 1972.
Harry Lane led an archaeological dig at Markham Grips, near Clowne, in August 1972.
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WRVS members wait for lunch at Bolsover Castle where the annual rally was held in 1979.
WRVS members wait for lunch at Bolsover Castle where the annual rally was held in 1979.
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