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Hallmark Derby Mickleover Court Etwall Road


The bedrooms are light bright contemporary, mixing neutral tones with warm splashes of colour and superb bathrooms.


What’s included:

  • Luxury coach travel to and from Derby
  • Half board accommodation for four nights
  • Excursions to Bakewell Pudding Shop, Bluebell’s Dairy and Chatsworth House.
  • Cruise on the River Trent
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About Derbyshire

Take a peek through Derbyshire's finest mouth- watering delights. Explore the vast expanse of Chatsworth House and take in the sweeping scenery of a Trent River Cruise as you voyage across one of the major rivers of England.

Test your sweet tooth as you bake your own pudding at Bakewell Pudding Shop and taste luxury artisan ice-cream at Bluebell’s Dairy.


DAY 1: After completing our local pick-up route we head towards Derby, for our overnight stop.

DAY 2: Today we visit the famous Chatsworth House. Home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire and renowned for its art and landscape, enjoy free time to marvel at the house’s architecture and one of Europe’s most significant art collection.

DAY 3: Today we head to the Bakewell Pudding Shop where you’ll learn how to make an authentic pudding. Enjoy a piping hot tea or coffee whilst you wait for your own creation to be cooked.

After this, we make our way to Bluebell’s Dairy. After learning about the adventures of Bluebell’s and its award winning ‘home-grown’ ice-cream, finish with cheeky tastings to test your sweet tooth.

DAY 4: On our penultimate day we head to Nottinghamshire and start our 90-minute Trent River Cruise, following the river on its downward journey. Voyage across on one of the major rivers of England and enjoy a tea or coffee aboard your cruise.

DAY 5: We say a fond farewell to our hosts and make our way homeward with suitable lunch and refreshment stops en-route. Aiming to arrive back in Kent early evening.

The hotel at a glance

  • Bar/Lounge
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Gymnasium
  • Hospitality tray
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sauna and steam room
  • Swimming pool
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
   A single room supplement of £80 applies

If 21 or more Members book for this holiday we will gain one free place, the net benefit of which will be spread over each individual cost therefore lowering that price. Please note the Single Supplement will remain at £80 and is additional to the main cost (of course two singles sharing the same room will not incur the supplement).

To join us on this holiday please download and complete the Booking Form which needs to be returned to Lorna together with your cheque, payable to AMKKM Medway Branch, for £75.00 per person which is a non-refundable deposit (Brookline requirement) by 25th October 2019. This will secure your place on the holiday. The balance will be due by 26th June 2020 and should be with Lorna no later than this date to enable the final payment to be made by Brookline’s deadline on final payments. Please note Insurance will be your own responsibility.

The holiday to the Cotswolds this year was very enjoyable as well as being excellent value for money. If you were not on this trip, have a word with one of our Members who was, and find out how much they enjoyed it!

Why not join us on this holiday in 2020 and enjoy a break with your friends!

For the Booking Form click HERE.


October 19

Annual Black Tie Dinner
Upchurch Golf Club
Click for info and booking form ...
Booking to Lorna by 6 September

November 13

Speaker Evening
Stuart Robinson:
"The Old Father Thames"
Frindsbury 19:30

December 11

Pearly King and Queen Evening
with Xmas Supper

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