Christmas in Derby - Step 2: Making mulled wine

Making mulled wine is a better way to have the aromas of Christmas wafting through your home than any of your store-bought plug-ins! Read Blog

Christmas in Derby - Step 1: The Perfect Tree

Our step-by-step guide will help you curate the perfect festive experience in time for Christmas! First up, finding your perfect tree. Read Blog

The Triumphs and Tribulations of being a Tour Guide

Discover Derby's Tourism Officer, Maggie goes on a quest to deliver top-notch tours for various attractions in Derby including the Roundhouse, Council House and Derby Arena. Read Blog

189 Steps to the Best View in Derby

Today I’m climbing the 189 steps to the top of the tower at Derby Cathedral, where on a clear day the counties of Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Staffordshire can been seen. Read Blog

Derby - a cycling hub for the whole country

Bryan Steel, 4 Time Olympic Cyclist & Medallist explains why the opening of the new 250-metre indoor cycling track at Derby Arena will make Derby a cycling hub for the whole country. Read Blog

A real ale guide for girls

A real ale guide for girls - read my story of how I discovered real ale ... Read Blog

Burger off to Derby!

If burgers are your thing, this blog is for you. Derby's burger scene is developing fast, so feast your eyes on this juicy read! Read Blog

The Pyclet - The New Age Blini

Ever visited the fabulous Pyclet Parlour in Derby’s glorious Victorian Market Hall? If you haven’t, add it to your bucket list. Perch on a stool at the bakery counter and savour a great tasting experience like no other. Read Blog

Time to enjoy a feast of Festé again!

This year Festé will leave the people of Derby in a spin on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 September. Expect an eclectic mix of street arts performers, dance, theatre, music and comedy, alongside the now traditional “wow… did that really just happen in Derby?” show. Read Blog

5 Treats for Foodies

Visit Derby looks forward to a flurry of food and drink festivals in Derby, plus, a look at the new Derby Eating and Drinking Guide. Read Blog

Information relating to Coronavirus.

As of 4 January 2021, England is in a National lockdown: Stay at Home. Please be aware of the restrictions and comply with government guidance. Keep visiting the Visit Derby website for regular updates. Thank you.