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The Knockerdown Networking Breakfast

The Eccles Experience

Murder Mystery - To Die For Retreat

Hen Do Retreats

Jolly July at 20% off!

Summer Saver For The Holidays

WIN! A Corporate Experience Day & Overnight Stay Worth £5,000

RSVP To Attend Our VIP Launch Evening

Easter Entertained with 10% off

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LOVE Flat Rate February!

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Our Lowest Prices This October!

A Retreat To Die For

VIP Wedding Village Pass

Celebration Event Room Hire!

Perfect For A Party!

Christmas Cottage Get Together Saving!

Pre-Christmas Party Package

Santa Is Visiting Knockerdown Cottages!

Secret Santa Soiree

Corporate New Year Post Christmas Party

Winter Warmer Weekend Package

Hen Do Retreat Packages

Easter Eggstravaganza Retreat 2016

HOT Last Minute Offers!

Let That Summer Feeling Last!

Cycle & Solace This September

An Elegant Egginton Hall Wedding

Tour Of Britain Will Be Dropping In!

NEW DATES RELEASED For Your Wedding or Event in 2016!

You know it's all about the bike!

Elvastons Wild Wednesdays

Frozen At Matlock Farm Park

A Salad Recipe To Satisfy

Y-Not! We hear you say!

Festival For The Family

Summer Holiday August Discount

Warm Up Your Business!

Exquisite Exclusive Events

NEW DATES RELEASED For Your Wedding or Event in 2016!

New Attraction Alert!

Le Tour Tasting

Summer Yourself Up With The Spa

Keep As Cool As A Coconut

Introducing Mr & Mrs Morgan!

How to pack the perfect picnic

Fun For Fathers & The Family

Triple The Fun!

Discover Your Inner Explorer!

SPECIAL OFFER on Venue Hire For Your Celebratory Event

Fathers' Day Falconry

The Final Four

Cauliflower Pretend Oriental Rice

Ashbourne Festival 2015

Get Your Glad Rags On!

Hen Party Packages

Summer Spa Days

What's happening during Wildlife Week?

Cottage Retreat Offer This June

Dining At The Best In The Peak District

On Yer Bike!

Eggs-cellent family time!

Family Fun Day!

Running For The RSPCA? Why Not Stay?!

Get On Yer Bike!

Make Your Own Gin!

Exclusive Venue Hire For Your Special Event

50 Fun Spring Activities Checklist

How To Cook A Dirty Steak

Eggs-cellent family time!

Get On Yer Bike!

Did someone say CHOCOLATE...???

Family Fun Day!

Running For The RSPCA? Why Not Stay?!

Exclusive Venue Hire For Your Special Event

Leap To These Derbyshire Spring Days Out

Be An Eggsplorer!

Easter HOPpenings!

Typically English... Typically Tea!

Mother's Day - The Perfect Way



Running For The RSPCA? Why Not Stay?!



RECIPE OF THE MONTH - Real Veggie Meat Noodles


Sweets For My Sweet

£400 Spa Treatments

Fancy A Little Luxury In Love For You & Your Valentine

Celebrities you probably didn’t know are from Derbyshire

For The Kids... But We Love It Too!

We Love Our New Look, We Love Our New Style

Gainsborough Gallery

Food To Get You In The Mood

Where Are We Walking To?...

Dates For Your Diary

A new life for Derbyshire’s red telephone boxes

Derbyshire's Lakeland Makes Us Top Visitor Destination

Run & Be Rewarded!

The Wondrous Wandering Beeste Is Back

Which treat would you choose?

Gainsborough Gallery

Walking To Where? Ancient Woods & Tumbling Streams

Sunshine & Smiles

Delicious guilt-free choc shock!

Take A Festive Trip To....

Active Ideas For Christmas Gifts

Were these gifts on your list?

Delicious Guilt Free Christmas Chocolate Balls

Let Your Inner Self Say Thank You This Christmas

Last Minute Christmas Package Up For Grabs!

10 food and drink treats to enjoy this Christmas

A GIft Of Sanctuary

Festive Countdown Dates For Your Diary

A Midsummer Night's Dream For A Fairytale Wedding

Winter Warmer... Brackendale Beauty

Winter Warmer... Wine Time

A Winter Warmer...To Rest & Unwind

Exclusive VIP Show Round At Knockerdown Cottages

Winter Warmer... Recipe Of The Month!

Trending into the App Age!

Under The Spotlight!

Festive Events To Feast On

Afternoon Tea At A Boutique Spa?

Rescue Robin!

Coat hangers disguised!

Activities for the Autumn

A Wedding fit for the WHOLE weekend!

Holiday With Gainsborough Retreats

What's On in Derbyshire?! We Recommend...

Walk to an Ancient Stone Circle in Middleton

Recipe of the Month - Halloween Style!

Afternoon Tea At A Boutique Spa?

Rescue Robin!

Coat hangers disguised!

Activities for the Autumn

A Wedding fit for the WHOLE weekend!

Site News - Why stay with Gainsborough Retreats?

What's On?! We Recommend...

Recipe of the Month - Halloween Style!

A Mini Break You Just Can't Resist

Treating you to a Nether Burrows Farm Break

Grab your friends & get our Group Booking Offer!

Site News! Fitness Boot Camp & Retreat

What's On?! We Recommend...

How would you choose to celebrate?

Best Foot Forward with Twinkle Toes

An Ideal Walk in Bonsall for Outstanding Views

Derby Quad - Visit the Artistic Flair

NEWS - Cut Tourism VAT, Boost British Jobs

Cocktail of the Week: Rose Vinus Lupus

What's on in August - The best events, shows and films, all in the Derbyshire Peak District

Site News - Egginton Hall - Swan Lake and History!

Local Business of Interest - Field Photographic "Trash The Dress"

What's on in July - Here Comes Summer

Exciting Site News - Brackendale Spa have been nominated for "Salon of the Year" 2014

What's on in June - Let The Show Begin!

Site News - Egginton Hall's very own Swan Lake!

June and Summer Break - Special Offers

What's on in May - Heroes Hike, Rambles, Festivals, Fairs....

Site News - Knockerdown Holiday Cottages hosts it's first Civil Wedding Ceremony!!


What's on in April - Easter Fun, Crew Clothing Sale, Fine Food Fair & Concerts

Site News - New Loyalty Scheme

Late Deals for Weddings and Events at Knockerdown Cottages

What's on in March - Craft & Gift Fairs, Royal Shrovetide Football, Walks, Racing & Mothers Day

Site News - History of Sunshine Cottage

What's on in February - Snowdrops, Valentine, Fun & Winter Ales

What's on in January - Dance, Music & Comedy

What's on in December - Christmas is Coming!

Site News - Gift Vouchers; The Perfect Gift for Christmas

What's on in November - Bonfire Night & Christmas Market at Chatsworth

Site News - New Loyalty Scheme & Youtube Videos

What's on in October - Halloween

Exciting News - It's all happening at Knockerdown Holiday Cottages

What's on in September - Whilst the sun is still shining!

Exciting News! - Civil Wedding Licence at Knockerdown

Local Place of Interest - Wild Park Leisure

What's on in August - County Shows and Fairs

New function room at Knockerdown Cottages

Local Place of Interest - Darley Park

What's on in July - Uttoxeter Race Course

EXCITING NEWS for Knockerdown cottages - Launching the newly refurbished Carsington Room

July's local walk - Matlock

Special Offers for Fathers Day at Knockerdown Holiday Cottages

What to do in June - International Streetfest

Exciting News! Our new cottage Two Dales is waiting to lavish its 5 star luxury on its first guests

June's Local Place of Interest

June's Local Walk - Brassington

Welcome to the new Gainsborough Retreats Newsletter!

What to do in May - Festivals but not the muddy kind!

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May's Local Place of Interest

May's local walk - Carsington and Hopton


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