Derwent art project lights up the valley

An art project has lit up the Derwent Valley with coloured light spheres that floated down the historic river.

Thursday, 30th October 2014, 3:17 pm
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The Derent Pulse lights passed through Matlock Bath over the final weekend of the famous illuminations, continuing on to Cromford Mills.

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They were carried through the mill complex and on to Cromford Canal to the delight of spectators.

Artist Charles Monkhouse, who came up with the project, said: “It was a night when the aesthetic coherence of Derwent Pulse was subsumed by the enthusiastic audience participation.”