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The A6 is one of the main historic north–south roads in England.
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Annie Last (born 7 September 1990), is an English professional cyclist, representing Great Britain and England, who specialises in mountain biking and cyclo-cross.
Ashbourne is a market town in the Derbyshire Dales, England.
Ashover is a village and civil parish in the English county of Derbyshire.
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding.
Balfour Beatty plc is an English multinational infrastructure group with capabilities in construction services, support services and infrastructure investments.
A bandstand is a circular or semicircular structure set in a park, garden, pier, or indoor space, designed to accommodate musical bands performing concerts.
Bank Road is a road in Matlock, Derbyshire which runs from Crown Square up Matlock Bank, a steep hill which gives the road its name, to Wellington Street.
Baslow is a village in Derbyshire, England, in the Peak District, situated between Sheffield and Bakewell, just over north of Chatsworth House.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
A bed and breakfast (typically shortened to B&B or BnB) is a small lodging establishment that offers overnight accommodation and breakfast.
The Beeching cuts (also Beeching Axe) were a reduction of route network and restructuring of the railways in Great Britain, according to a plan outlined in two reports, The Reshaping of British Railways (1963) and The Development of the Major Railway Trunk Routes (1965), written by Dr Richard Beeching and published by the British Railways Board.
Belper is a town and civil parish in the local government district of Amber Valley in Derbyshire, England, located about north of Derby on the River Derwent.
Benjamin Joseph "Ben" Ottewell (born 23 June 1976) is an English singer-songwriter.
Bentley Brook is a stream located in Derbyshire, England.
Blue Peter is a British children's television programme, currently shown live on the CBBC television channel.
Bowls or lawn bowls is a sport in which the objective is to roll biased balls called woods so that they stop close to a smaller ball called a "jack" or "kitty".
A brass band is a musical ensemble generally consisting entirely of brass instruments, most often with a percussion section.
British Standard Whitworth (BSW) is an imperial-unit-based screw thread standard.
A building society is a financial institution owned by its members as a mutual organization.
A bus (archaically also omnibus, multibus, motorbus, autobus) is a road vehicle designed to carry many passengers.
Buxton is a spa town in Derbyshire, in the East Midlands region of England.
A cable car (cable tram elsewhere, apart from North America) is a type of cable transportation used for mass transit where rail cars are hauled by a continuously moving cable running at a constant speed.
A car (or automobile) is a wheeled motor vehicle used for transportation.
Cawdor Quarry is a disused quarry in Matlock, Derbyshire.
Charles Frederick White (11 March 1863 – 4 December 1923) was an English boot and shoemaker and Liberal Party politician.
Charles Frederick White (23 January 1891 – 27 November 1956) was a Labour Party politician in the United Kingdom.
Charles Webster is a British electronic music producer and DJ who specialises in producing house music, amongst several other genres, including downtempo and jazz.
Chesterfield is a market town and borough in Derbyshire, England.
Biologically, a child (plural: children) is a human being between the stages of birth and puberty.
Christopher Green (born c. 1968 in Matlock, Derbyshire) is an English writer and performer whose work covers comedy, cabaret, theatre and live art.
Clay Cross is a former industrial and mining town.
Coming Down the Mountain is a 2007 British television film which was shown on BBC One, written by Mark Haddon (author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) and directed by Julie Anne Robinson.
A comprehensive school is a secondary school that is a state school and does not select its intake on the basis of academic achievement or aptitude, in contrast to the selective school system, where admission is restricted on the basis of selection criteria.
A cotton mill is a factory housing powered spinning or weaving machinery for the production of yarn or cloth from cotton, an important product during the Industrial Revolution when the early mills were important in the development of the factory system.
A county council is the elected administrative body governing an area known as a county.
The County Hall in Matlock, Derbyshire, is the head office of the Derbyshire County Council.
A county town in Great Britain or Ireland is usually, but not always, the location of administrative or judicial functions within the county.
Crich is a village in the English county of Derbyshire.
A dam is a barrier that stops or restricts the flow of water or underground streams.
Dead Man's Shoes is a 2004 British psychological thriller film written and directed by Shane Meadows, and co-written by Paddy Considine, who also starred in the lead role.
Derby is a city and unitary authority area in Derbyshire, England.
Derbyshire is a county in the East Midlands of England.
Derbyshire County Council is the upper-tier local authority for the non-metropolitan county of Derbyshire, England.
Derbyshire Dales or is a local government district in Derbyshire, England.
Derbyshire Dales or is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament by Patrick McLoughlin of the Conservative Party since being created for the 2010 general election.
The Derwent Valley line is a railway line from Derby to Matlock in Derbyshire.
A disc jockey, often abbreviated as DJ, is a person who plays existing recorded music for a live audience.
Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.
Don Hale OBE (born July 1952) is a British author and journalist known for his investigative work and campaigning against miscarriage of justice in specific legal cases.
Duck is the common name for a large number of species in the waterfowl family Anatidae, which also includes swans and geese.
Eaubonne is a commune in the northern suburbs of Paris, France.
The eleven-plus (11-plus) is an examination administered to some students in England and Northern Ireland in their last year of primary education, which governs admission to grammar schools and other secondary schools which use academic selection.
Rugby union in England consists of 101 leagues, which includes professional leagues at the highest level, down to amateur regional leagues.
A fare is the fee paid by a passenger for use of a public transport system: rail, bus, taxi, etc.
A film, also called a movie, motion picture, moving pícture, theatrical film, or photoplay, is a series of still images that, when shown on a screen, create the illusion of moving images.
A golf course is the grounds where the game of golf is played.
Gomez are an English indie rock band from Southport, comprising Ian Ball (vocals, guitar), Paul "Blackie" Blackburn (bass), Tom Gray (vocals, guitars, keyboards), Ben Ottewell (vocals, guitars) and Olly Peacock (drums, synths, computers).
In mathematics, the gradient is a multi-variable generalization of the derivative.
A grammar school is one of several different types of school in the history of education in the United Kingdom and other English-speaking countries, originally a school teaching Latin, but more recently an academically-oriented secondary school, differentiated in recent years from less academic Secondary Modern Schools.
A grass court is one of the four different types of tennis court on which the sport of tennis, originally known as "lawn tennis", is played.
Greater Manchester is a metropolitan county in North West England, with a population of 2,782,100.
Hackney and Upper Hackney are areas of settlement in Derbyshire, England.
Hartington is a village in the Derbyshire Peak District, England, lying on the River Dove close to the Staffordshire border.
Headquarters (commonly referred to as HQ or HD) is/are the locations where most, if not all, of the important functions of an organization are coordinated.
A heritage railway is a railway operated as living history to re-create or preserve railway scenes of the past.
Highfields School is a coeducational secondary comprehensive school located in Matlock, Derbyshire.
A hill is a landform that extends above the surrounding terrain.
Hostels provide budget-oriented, sociable accommodation where guests can rent a bed, usually a bunk bed, in a dormitory and share a bathroom, lounge and sometimes a kitchen.
A hot spring is a spring produced by the emergence of geothermally heated groundwater that rises from the Earth's crust.
Hydrotherapy, formerly called hydropathy and also called water cure, is a part of alternative medicine, in particular of naturopathy, occupational therapy and physiotherapy, that involves the use of water for pain relief and treatment.
Iain Edward O'Brien (born 10 July 1976) is a former New Zealand cricketer, who played 22 Tests, 10 ODIs and 4 T20Is.
In Denial of Murder is a two-part British television crime drama series, written by Neil McKay and directed by David Richards, that first broadcast on BBC One on 29 February 2004.
Isobel Jane "Isy" Suttie (born 11 August 1978) is an English musical comedian, actress, and writer.
ITV is a British commercial TV network.
John Smedley is the name of four generations of owners of Lea Mills, near Matlock, Derbyshire.
Sir Joseph Paxton (3 August 1803 – 8 June 1865) was an English gardener, architect and Member of Parliament, best known for designing the Crystal Palace, and for cultivating the Cavendish banana, the most consumed banana in the Western world.
Sir Joseph Whitworth, 1st Baronet (21 December 1803 – 22 January 1887) was an English engineer, entrepreneur, inventor and philanthropist.
Henry Kenneth Alfred "Ken" Russell (3 July 1927 – 27 November 2011) was an English film director, known for his pioneering work in television and film and for his flamboyant and controversial style.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
The Manchester, Buxton, Matlock and Midland Junction Railway ran from a junction with the Midland Railway at Ambergate to Rowsley north of Matlock and thence to Buxton.
Matlock Bath is a village and civil parish situated south of Matlock on the main A6 road in Derbyshire, England, approximately halfway between Buxton and Derby.
Matlock Cable Tramway was cable tramway that served the town of Matlock between 28 March 1893 and 30 September 1927.
The Matlock Mercury is a Weekly newspaper published on a Thursday in the United Kingdom which serves Matlock, Darley Dale, Wirksworth, Bakewell and smaller villages in the Derbyshire Dales area of Derbyshire.
Matlock Railway Station is a railway station owned by Network Rail and managed by East Midlands Trains in the town of Matlock, Derbyshire, England.
Matlock Riverside was the terminus of Peak Rail, a preserved steam railway of approximately in length.
Matlock Town Football Club is a football club based in Matlock, Derbyshire, England.
Matlockite is a rare lead halide mineral, named after the town of Matlock in Derbyshire, England, where it was first discovered in a nearby mine.
The Mercury Prize, formerly called the Mercury Music Prize, is an annual music prize awarded for the best album released in the United Kingdom by a British or Irish act.
The Midland Railway (MR) was a railway company in the United Kingdom from 1844 to 1922, when it became part of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway.
The Millennium Commission, a United Kingdom public body, was set up to celebrate the turn of the millennium.
The Monsal Trail is a cycle, horse riding and walking trail in the Derbyshire Peak District.
Moorhens — sometimes called marsh hens — are medium-sized water birds that are members of the rail family (Rallidae).
The Northern Premier League is an English football league that was founded in 1968.
Nottingham is a city and unitary authority area in Nottinghamshire, England, north of London, in the East Midlands.
Old English (Ænglisc, Anglisc, Englisc), or Anglo-Saxon, is the earliest historical form of the English language, spoken in England and southern and eastern Scotland in the early Middle Ages.
A parish council is a civil local authority found in England and is the first tier of local government.
A park is an area of natural, semi-natural or planted space set aside for human enjoyment and recreation or for the protection of wildlife or natural habitats.
Sir Patrick Allen McLoughlin (born 30 November 1957) is a British Conservative politician.
The Peak District is an upland area in England at the southern end of the Pennines.
Peak Practice is a British drama series about a GP surgery in Cardale—a small fictional town in the Derbyshire Peak District—and the doctors who worked there.
Peak Rail is a preserved railway in Derbyshire, Central England, which operates a steam and heritage diesel service for tourists and visitors to both the Peak District and the Derbyshire Dales.
Percy Frederick Barrett (1 January 1881 – 20 January 1927) was a Canadian professional golfer of English birth who played in the early 20th century.
Phillip Whitehead (30 May 1937 – 31 December 2005) was a British Labour politician, television producer and writer.
A playground, playpark, or play area is a place specifically designed to enable children to play there.
A pleasure craft (or pleasure boat) is a boat used for personal, family, and sometimes sportsmanlike recreation.
In biology, a population is all the organisms of the same group or species, which live in a particular geographical area, and have the capability of interbreeding.
A pub, or public house, is an establishment licensed to sell alcoholic drinks, which traditionally include beer (such as ale) and cider.
A reservoir (from French réservoir – a "tank") is a storage space for fluids.
Formed in 1995 Rhythm Plate are predominantly a deep house production duo who are Matlock's 6th largest musical export, well behind Karma Kid, Ben Ottewell (Gomez), Sam Genders (Tunng/Diagrams), Please Y'Self, Patawawa and local pub band, Apocalypse Meow.
Ripley is a town in the Amber Valley borough of Derbyshire, England.
The Derwent is a river in Derbyshire, England.
Rowsley is a village on the A6 road in the English county of Derbyshire.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
A secondary modern school is a type of secondary school that existed throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland, from 1944 until the 1970s under the Tripartite System and still persist in Northern Ireland, where they are usually referred to simply as Secondary schools, and in areas of England, such as Buckinghamshire (where they are referred to as community schools), Lincolnshire, Wirral Medway and Kent where they are called high schools.
A secondary school is both an organization that provides secondary education and the building where this takes place.
Severn Trent plc is a water company based in the United Kingdom that is traded on the London Stock Exchange, and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.
Shane Meadows (born 26 December 1972) is an English filmmaker of independent film.
Sheffield is a city and metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England.
Shirland is a village in the North East Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, England.
Simon Groom (born 12 August 1950) is a British producer and director, best known as a former presenter of Blue Peter.
Singer-songwriters are musicians who write, compose, and perform their own musical material, including lyrics and melodies.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
A skatepark, or skate park, is a purpose-built recreational environment made for skateboarding, BMX, scooter, wheelchair, and aggressive inline skating.
Skeletons is a 2010 British film directed by Nick Whitfield, starring Ed Gaughan, Andrew Buckley, and Jason Isaacs.
Sky One is a British general entertainment channel operated and owned by Sky plc, available in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Smedley's Hydro was a hydrotherapy complex in Matlock, Derbyshire.
A spa town is a resort town based on a mineral spa (a developed mineral spring).
The specialist schools programme was a UK government initiative which encouraged secondary schools in England to specialise in certain areas of the curriculum to boost achievement.
St Giles' Church, Matlock is a Grade II* listed parish church in the Church of England in Matlock, Derbyshire.
St John the Baptist's Chapel, Matlock Bath, is a former private chapel in Johns Road, off the A6 road between Matlock Bath and Matlock, Derbyshire, England.
Starlings is a British comedy-drama written by Steve Edge and Matt King who also play the roles of Fergie and Uncle Loz.
A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.
The Stephen Downing case involved the conviction and imprisonment in 1974 of a 17-year-old council worker, Stephen Downing, for the murder of a 32-year-old legal secretary, Wendy Sewell, in the town of Bakewell in the Peak District in Derbyshire, central England.
Storytelling describes the social and cultural activity of sharing stories, sometimes with improvisation, theatrics, or embellishment.
Tansley is a village on the southern edge of the Derbyshire Peak District, two miles east of Matlock.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.
A tennis court is the venue where the sport of tennis is played.
Tim Gould (born 30 May 1964) is a former professional racing cyclist specialising in cyclo-cross and mountain bike racing.
A town council, village council or rural council is a form of local government for small municipalities.
The Tripartite System was the arrangement of state-funded secondary education between 1945 and the 1970s in England and Wales, and from 1947 to 2009 in Northern Ireland.
A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June 1837 until her death on 22 January 1901.
A war memorial is a building, monument, statue or other edifice to celebrate a war or victory, or (predominating in modern times) to commemorate those who died or were injured in a war.
J D Wetherspoon plc, branded as Wetherspoon, is a pub company in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
The Whitworth Rifle was a single-shot muzzle-loaded rifle used in the latter half of the 19th century.
Wirksworth is a market town in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, with a population recorded as 5,038 in the 2011 census.
A wishing well is a term from European folklore to describe wells where it was thought that any spoken wish would be granted.
Women in Love is a 1969 British romantic drama film directed by Ken Russell, and starring Alan Bates, Oliver Reed, Glenda Jackson, and Jennie Linden.
The Rudolph Wurlitzer Company, usually referred to as simply Wurlitzer, is an American company started in Cincinnati in 1853 by German immigrant (Franz) Rudolph Wurlitzer.
Youlgreave or Youlgrave is a village in the Derbyshire Peak District, lying on the River Bradford, four kilometres south of Bakewell.
The Youth Hostels Association (England & Wales) is a charitable organisation, registered with the Charity Commission, providing youth hostel accommodation in England and Wales.
Charles White's School, Dimple, Derbyshire, Hall Leys Park, John Turner's School, John Turner's Secondary Modern, Matlock (England town), Matlock Bank, Matlock Bridge, Matlock Green, Matlock, England.