• Derbyshire Explorers Forum 2023 - Sat 30th September - It's On!

    The event is now being held at the Mechanics Institute in the centre of Eyam (opposite the church), still on Saturday 30th September, with doors opening at 15:00. Best bit is that there is a bar on site.

    Entry is free and there will be evening meal also. More details to follow...

    Click here for more details

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A friend of mine was greatly amused to discover there's a village in Yorkshire called Bolton Percy...


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I can't believe you forgot Penistone.

Luckily Wikipedia includes the following disclaimer, before anyone gets hot under the collar:

Penistone has frequently been noted on lists of unusual place-names because it contains the letter sequence "penis";[5][6] however, those initial five letters are not pronounced like the name of the body part.


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Here is a map of all the best funny, odd and maybe rude names in Britain