PICTURES: Take a look inside new-look cafe at Matlock's Hall Leys Park

A cafe at Matlock's Hall Leys Park has unveiled a new look, following a major refurbishment programme.

Thursday, 30th November 2017, 3:36 pm
Updated Wednesday, 6th December 2017, 12:57 pm
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter. L-R Tracey Wibberley aast manager, Alice Fletcher, Cllr Steve Flitter, Kate Lane owner and Melanie Grange manager.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter. L-R Tracey Wibberley aast manager, Alice Fletcher, Cllr Steve Flitter, Kate Lane owner and Melanie Grange manager.

The Café in the Park re-opened on Friday with newly-extended and restyled seating areas, a new serving counter and modern commercial kitchen facilities.

The work was part-funded through the European Union’s LEADER scheme, and completed by local tradesmen.

Owner Kate Lane said: “We are delighted with our new-look café.

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Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.

“Removing the low ceiling, restoring the beam work and insulating the roof space has really paid off.

“We have added fantastic wrought iron contemporary lighting throughout the café as well as some interesting stonework and a new contemporary, but classic, style to the sitting area for our customers to enjoy.”

Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.
Cafe in the park Matlock Hall Leys Park reopened by the chairman Derbyshire Dales civic council cllr Steve Flitter.