Derbyshire & The Peak District Quiz Book
The people, places, customs and culture of Derbyshire in 583 fiendish questions.
Where is the Cathedral of the Peak? What is a clackfart? Which village is the highest in Britain? Who is the ‘Beast of Bolsover’? And is toe wrestling really a local sport?
Test your knowledge of the villages, dales, people and customs of Derbyshire and the Peak District with nearly 600 wicked questions.
Packed with unlikely facts, essential figures and pointless trivia, Derbyshire and the Peak District Quiz Book is a perfect gift for every lover of The Peak.
Rounds include: Name the dale – TV and film – Peak people – Food and drink – Literary Derbyshire – Record breakers – Sport– Ghosts and ghouls – On the rails – Landscapes – Industry – Derby or garby? – Great walks – Guess the village … and many more.
PUB. DATE: July 2018
PUBLISHER: Jake Island Ltd
CATEGORY: Gift Book / Travel
PAGES: 92pp + 4pp cover (96 total)
TRIM SIZE: 202 x 125mm (portrait)
SALES TERRITORY: Worldwide
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Derbyshire & The Peak District Quiz Book is compiled by Andrew Gallon. Sheffield-born parents introduced Andrew to the Peak District in the early 1970s. He is a regular visitor to Derbyshire, indulging passions for walking, railways and sport. Andrew’s long career as a journalist includes a two-year spell working on Peak & Pennine magazine.