Tour Group Operator Familiarisation Visit to Buxton

Vision Buxton is coordinating a familiarisation (FAM) visit for coach tour operators and other groups interested in visiting the town.   The visit takes place on Monday 5th September 2022. Hosted by Parkwood Leisure at the Pavilion Gardens, it will include welcome presentations, an exhibitor workshop, lunch, town tours with Discover Buxton Tours and further…

Free Marketing Workshop for Buxton Businesses

Local businesses are invited to attend a free workshop at the Crescent to learn how to use Buxton’s new marketing toolkit ‘Refreshingly Buxton’. The new toolkit, ‘Refreshingly Buxton’, was commissioned by High Peak Borough Council as part of its Visitor Economy Strategy for the town. It replaces the previous ‘England’s Leading Spa Town’ toolkit which…

Advertise in the next Buxton Town Guide

The Vision Buxton Marketing Group is now coordinating the production of the next Buxton Town Guide, the free visitor brochure with comprehensive information about visiting the town. “The official Buxton Town Guide is a must if you are a visitor or even if you are a local Buxtonian.” “Luke Bates, Buxton Visitor Centre The current…

The Big Buxton Conversation - What If?

The Big Buxton Conversation 2

How can we create the future we need and want for our town?   If you live, work, study, own property, or run a business in Buxton, we want to hear from YOU. Everyone, young and old, from every part of Buxton, is invited to take part in the Big Buxton Conversation 2. The four…

Buxton on the Move draft sustainable travel plan

Buxton Town Team has launched a draft of their sustainable travel plan for Buxton – ‘Buxton on the Move’ – and is now seeking feedback.   The plan arose from the ‘Buxton on the Move’ conference in 2016 after which their Access, Parking, Traffic and Transport Group was set up. The group was tasked with…

The Big Buxton Conversation

Transition Buxton is holding a ‘Big Buxton Conversation’ about the future of our town. What if everything turned out okay? What would Buxton look and feel like in 2030? How can we create the future we need and want? Groups and individuals, businesses and residents, everyone from every part of Buxton are invited to take…

Buxton Neighbourhood Development Plan Public Consultation

Residents group ‘Buxton Neighbourhood Forum Community Interest Company (CIC)’ has applied to High Peak Borough Council to designate a neighbourhood area and neighbourhood forum for Buxton under sections 61F and 61G of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990. The application is now out for public consultation. Having neighbourhood area and forum designations will mean that the…

Buxton Safer Walk & Ride Network – Worker Survey

The ‘Buxton on the Move’ project steering group, chaired by the Buxton Town Team’s Access, Parking, Traffic & Transport Group and Derbyshire County Council’s Sustainable Travel Team, is developing a network of safe routes for walkers, cyclists and in some cases horse riders, as much as possible of it traffic-free, which will link residential areas with…