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October 2018

31/10/2018
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Things to do in and around Ashbourne

The quaint town of Ashbourne is one of Derbyshire’s finest old market towns, also known as the Gateway to Dovedale and Gateway to the Peak District. It is located on the south edge of the Peak District National Park and offers a great base to visit places in and around the area. The town still holds a traditional outdoor market every Thursday and Saturday throughout the year, complementing the wide range of independent shops in the town. It is 12 miles North West from Derby, 26 miles from Stoke-on-Trent and... Read More

16/10/2018

Princess Eugenie’s Wedding

Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew’s youngest daughter Princess Eugenie, opted for a British designed Peter Pilotto wedding dress with a wide v-shaped neckline (front and back) which then folded over the shoulders. The symbols woven into the jacquard of silk dress are a Thistle for Scotland acknowledging the couple’s fondness for Balmoral, a Shamrock for Ireland as a nod to the Bride’s Ferguson family, the York Rose and ivy representing the couple’s home. Her something borrowed was an emerald and diamond Boucheron tiara, which was on loan from her grandmother, the... Read More