John Craven was the special guest at the opening of Castleton’s refurbished Visitor
Centre and Museum. The Centre, which is designed to be a flagship centre for the
Peak District National Park, now includes a cafe, remodelled retail area and digital
information displays and the Museum has a new layout, redesigned displays and a wall
size screen for digital presentations. See the Historical Society website and blog
There were plenty of other attractions, and visitors could participate in well dressing,
river dipping, face painting and the other activities on offer. See below.
Cutting the Ribbon
Left to right:-Sarah Fowler (PDNPA Chief Executive), John Craven, Lord Lieutenant
of Derbyshire, Willie Tucker & Lesley Roberts, Chair, PDNPA.
River dipping, face painting, well dressing were just some of the activities on offer