Tuesday's trip was a few miles from the holiday cottage, just off the road to Ashbourne - to the Carsington Reservoir. In 1981 four young construction workers died due to oxygen starvation in a drainage chamber
Despite the deceptively sunny weather, the wind was bitterly cold and we didn't get very far.
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There was nothing for it but for to turn around and go back. We ate at The Tiger at the top of Wimbley Road before shopping in Belper.
ETA - Part two of the Royal Ashbourne Football match takes place today, Ash Wednesday.