2018 ArtAfloat

2018-08-07T20:56:43+00:00August 7th, 2018|Things To Do|

2018-artafloat. Art workshops aboard narrowboat Birdswood at Cromford Canal. Taught to local by locals. This years' programme is listed here. Please call 07552055455 to book your place.  

“Art Afloat”

2017-08-05T00:35:01+00:00August 5th, 2017|Education, News, Things To Do|

"Art Afloat" A new initiative called Art Afloat is being trialled by a couple of volunteers looking to extend the use of Birdswood as a classroom. MONDAY 11 SEPTEMBER 10.30am - 4.30pm 'On the Cut' linocut printmaking masterclass with Eric [...]

Cromford Mills Events

2017-05-09T08:38:56+00:00January 9th, 2016|Things To Do|

This guide shows the Cromford Mills weekly entertainment including Guided Walks, Readings, Craft Fairs and Produce Sales to name but a few. Some of the most popular attractions are the evening Speaker Events and the guided walks through Lumsdale Valley that the Arkwright [...]

Leawood Pumphouse

2017-05-09T08:38:56+00:00January 9th, 2016|Things To Do|

Leawood Pumphouse was built in 1849 to pump water from the River Derwent into Cromford Canal. It is now well over 150 years old but remains in pristine working condition thanks to the dedication of the Middleton Top and Leawood Pumphouse [...]

Middleton Top Cycle Hire

2017-05-09T08:38:56+00:00December 27th, 2015|Things To Do|

Why not add a cycle trip to your day out at Birdswood with Middleton Top Cycle hire, part of Derbyshire Countryside Services and the Visitor Centre. You can also hire a Tramper vehicle by the hour. The cycles and child trailers can [...]